Category: Life is Bigger Than cancer

A Health Setback – Sort Of

Factoid – The brain is responsible for 20% of the body’s energy consumption daily. I just learned this recently and in hindsight, it makes sense given it is always functioning, even when we sleep. Let me introduce you to our Funky Fun Loving Friends who gathered at an Airbnb in Queensland and tell you about ….  Read More

Road Trip Detour

Over the years, our family did a lot of travel in our Van. When you have five children, the cost to fly was beyond the resources in my piggy bank but I had the advantage of attending many eLearning conferences up and down the eastern seaboard. My employer allowed me the option to drive up ….  Read More

Magic Moments

On Sunday, November 7th, 2021, Brad and I were wrapped in the love of a crew of friends as we did a Run/Ride in the Goodlife FITNESS 10K Run, one of the events during the Bluenose Marathon Weekend. “At the ancient Olympics, the only prize was the crown of olive leaves cut from the sacred ….  Read More

Counting My Blessings

Yesterday (February 4th.) I got a lovely greeting card from a friend in United States. She and Janet taught together for years. She met and married a wonderful man who at the time made his home in Pittsburgh. Now they spend all their time in the warm and sunny Florida. Her husband was diagnosed with ….  Read More