Thanksgiving

We're doing a lot of things differently this year. Typically our home is open to anyone who doesn't have a place to eat. This year we're still in temporary housing, most of our things in boxes, which makes it a bit more challenging. So it's just the two of us and what will likely be …

Friday Five

Making Me Happy This Week: Chicago Style Pizza Since I left the state, Pizza Papalis has expanded and sprinkled locations all over Metro Detroit. Since no one outside of the Great Lakes seems to understand what real Chicago deep dish is, I've made two visits this week. Totally worth it. NCIS Mom is still recuperating …

Packing up

I thought I jammed my toe but it looks like a case of turf toe instead. I'm all taped up now and while I'm still recovering from yesterday's packing marathon (15 hours) I've still got a lot to do today. I've managed to sell some things, which is great, and donate/pitch more. There's still a …

My run tonight

It was gorgeous tonight, despite an incoming storm. I continue to be able to run more than I'm walking. I walk the first half or so mile (I'll have to clock it out tomorrow), I run almost all of the second mile and then the third and a half is a mix of run/walk. I'm …

Distractions

Today I got distracted packing boxes and didn't get to running until sunset, so I cut my run short- 1.4 miles instead of my usual 3.5-3..8. My time was better, though, and the run felt good. I even had a phone conversation during the first half mile or so. Didn't get my steps in, but …