The Walk of Life

Peace, Love, and Craziness…
That is what she said, and she is right. I love it when people put a big concept in a neat little container for me. I love neat little containers.
2010 is all about peace, love, and craziness.
Life is for the living, and I think I could do a bit better. If I were to make a list of the top ten things that make me happy, and then look at how often these things occur, I don’t think the numbers would speak favorably sports fans!
Here is the interesting thing…the only barrier usually is just me and making the choice to take time for these windows of joy shining in.
I am intentionally swinging the windows wide open and sticking my face out to absorb every bit of joy that happens by…
My first joyful venture has been the decision to begin walking at least 3.5 miles everyday outside despite crazy cold in Kansas City right now.
I decided to walk a 5K in January, a 10K in February, and a half marathon at the end of March.
Just seemed like a funny thing to start in the middle of the cold that I generally avoid…and doing funny things makes me laugh…and I do so love to laugh!
Off I go, to shake what Mama gave me…out in the Kansas City cold;)

Blessed by Brett Dennen

About attraversiamodarmaz

Midwestern girl who loves big city shopping (note - do not love high heels of any kind) * hate to say that first because I fancy myself a yoga chic too who is into feng shui and a minimalist life but it's just not all true!* I do forget to recycle* LOVE reading and music and most things crafty (the idea of them - very fickle and creative urges come and go faster than light or sound)* Grand chef and baker in my own mind and kitchen - love to mix and match recipes for a glorious new concoction* Gardening would be very successful - I have a flair but short attention span can cause casualties* True bliss is my home filled with three beautiful children (four on the weekends - an amazing Goddaughter)* did forget to feed the beautiful children lunch once when they were too small to remind me* can't find socks for all on some crazy mornings* I'm a learner who just can't help it...a writer in my head, and a college instructor for a half dozen classes a year* can't help my right brain optimism* been a foster mom* am a very grateful mom of adopted children* worst life moment: leaving the E.R. with an empty baby carrier* this is me...pretty much
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