2015 – Find an Adventure in Every Day

Usually between Christmas and New Year’s Day I spend a lot of time reflecting on the events of the past year. But this is year is different. I don’t want to reflect on the events of the past 12 months. Which is a little surprising since so many good things happened this year. But maybe...... Read More

Adding Adventure to Christmas

As Christmas decorations and advertisements began to appear in early November my daughter approached me rattling off all of the things she wanted for Christmas. I stopped her in her tracks and said, “I’m not buying anything for Christmas. Where would you like to go?” She paused for a brief second then with great excitement...... Read More

The Sup Cup – My First SUP Race Win

I knew the next sup race was going to be the sup cup in bastrop. I was interested in going, but very undecided. The problem with not having my own race board is that part of my decision is based on the availability of a board to borrow. But even then, I still wasn’t sure...... Read More

Why are you single?

I get asked this occasionally, “why are you single?”. It is a question that has stumped me… well, up until about 5 minutes ago. Really… THIS IS WHY I AM SINGLE! I have no patience for this dating stuff! If you have found me attractive by my LinkedIn profile and want to pursue a possible...... Read More

Is Your Church Friendly?

Earlier this week I received an email from the last church I was attending. They were conducting a survey to determine how friendly they were. It took me a couple days to re-open the email and actually take the survey. That happened this morning. I was surprised by the feelings that were stirred up inside...... Read More

I am thankful.

I see the daily posts on Facebook, 40 Days of Thankfulness, but I just don’t quite have the discipline to remember to do that every day. Oh, there are many things I am thankful for on a daily basis… I just don’t think to tell my friends on Facebook about it every day. Instead… I...... Read More

My First SUP Race – The Lone Star Paddle Fest

When I registered for my first SUP race, the Lone Star Paddle Fest, I had only been paddling for two months. Several people had been encouraging me to race… Though I thought the idea was crazy. But when there was race close to home, I decided to give it a shot. July 12, 2014 Here’s...... Read More