Swell Time

Moving forward, just not sure where we're going, but at least we're having a swell time when we do it.

Monthly Archives: December, 2014

2014, 2015, and Today

The New Year is so close you can almost see it cresting over the horizon. With just a few days left in 2014 it seems appropriate to reflect on the … Continue reading

December 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Danielle’s Perspective

My friend Danielle is training for the big race, 26.2 miles. Over the past few years she has run a few 10 milers and half marathons. Before we met she … Continue reading

December 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Quirky Christmas

We have some quirky Christmas traditions, things we do to get us in the holiday mood. Our traditions are a blend of things Jim and I did before we got … Continue reading

December 21, 2014 · Leave a comment


When Jim changed his diet and started logging his food I jumped on board. I find that when both people in a couple do something together both people are more … Continue reading

December 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

In the Mood

Every year is different but some years I struggle to get in the holiday mood. No amount of Christmas carols, wreaths, or trips to Starbucks to get a peppermint mocha … Continue reading

December 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Dangerous calm

  Most people when they think of yoga picture meditation, breathing, and chanting “OM”. It is the picture of peacefulness and calm. Nothing dangerous or risky about it.   And … Continue reading

December 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Negotiations cut short

The other day the family and I were in a store doing a little shopping. While we were there I overheard a little girl negotiating with her parents. She was … Continue reading

December 7, 2014 · Leave a comment