Category Archives: Random Thoughts

I’m thankful for my cool job(s)

I’ve been busy traveling for work again.  I got to travel to a conference to put on some training for a project I worked on nearly a decade ago now (where does the time go?!) and I gave a talk … Continue reading

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What are YOU doing on a Saturday night?

I hope not what I’m doing.  I just sent this email to my vet: Subject: Maggots in Stinker’s poo – Ew. Hi there! I know Stinker’s stool sample came back clean Friday, which was great news, and her poos are … Continue reading

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Evening kayaking is good for the soul

Every once in a while Hubby, Stinker, and I load up the kayaks and head out for the water.  We have a few options that are pretty close to town, which is nice when you just need to get out … Continue reading

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For this I am thankful: my modesty (and sense of humor)

I help run our local CSA–okay, I RUN the local CSA…but it was by accident that I found myself in this position.  Honest.  My time is all volunteer and it eats up quite a bit of my free time and … Continue reading

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For this I am thankful: the changing seasons

It was a long and snowy winter in my neck of the Rocky Mountains this past winter.  Now that I get out and enjoy winter sports: skiing (downhill, XC, and backcountry), snowshoeing, winter hiking and running I don’t dread the … Continue reading

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For this I am grateful: I am thankful for where I live

In the giant picture, I am grateful to live in the United States.  There are many reasons for this, but today is not the day to go into them.  I’m talking more locally, so local in fact, that I’m talking … Continue reading

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For this I am thankful: Stinker can still trail run with me

Stinker is now 12 1/2 years old, has 2 bionic knees, arthritis in her front leg, a mass on her liver (that is not cancerous, thank goodness) but she can still kick my butt running on the trails.  Good for … Continue reading

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‘For this I am thankful’–a new slant for this blog

Hello, blogosphere!  It has been ages since I last wrote on this blog (like almost a year).  There’s a lot going on in my life these days:  juggling 5-6 part time jobs, making cooking videos on YouTube (Intrigued?  Check ’em … Continue reading

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New year, new beginnings: a new project!

Hi everyone!  It’s been a while since I’ve posted a blog.  But I have a new venture in the works–I’ve started my own little company called Urban Farmgal and I have a new website where I blog about gardening, raising … Continue reading

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The shit life throws at you

Do you ever just have those days when you think, “Good god, what else is going to come flying down life’s corridor to hit me in the face today?”  The last four weeks have sort of been like that. It … Continue reading

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