It’s My “Anniversary”!!! Sort of……

  So here we are. June. My mental illness and I have our official 6th year anniversary together. I choose to remember my descent down the rabbit hole for many reasons.  One being:  I have learned so much.  Knowing (finally) what/why/how my brain works has been monumental in so many ways. I know when I …

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Why I Am Retiring the Half Marathon

So if you follow me on Twitter or Instagram, you know that I announced that my half marathon on May 21st will be my last half marathon. I struggled with this decision through training.  Even though I started out strong, every bump in the road seemed like a mountain.  Running started to become a burden.  …

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Cupping, Christmas, and Weights

Yes, let's talk about my back shall we? When I arrived at the Saint Mary's University Lifemark location, my RMT asked me the usual questions:  How are things?  What have you been up to? What are we working on today?  Welllllll... December is a hard month.  More so for those of us who suffer from …

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Our "Last Year of School"

Class of 2017It seems like just yesterday I was getting TeenThing ready for Primary. This year, she is graduating from High School.  On September 8th, she starts Grade 12.Vacation Dessert = Happy TeenThingWe've been through a lot throughout her school career.  Intense conversations with teachers, moving from one part of the city to another, toxic …

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The Post Where I Tell You How Much I Love Coffee…

Because I LOOOOOVE CoffeeA lot.It makes me very happy, and tolerable.An Amy without coffee is a whiny headachy Amy.And yes, it's caffeine.And yes, it's an addiction.Try to take it away from me and I just may bite you.Mmmmm, Starbies :)The early days... I have to admit, at first, coffee was a "wake up" mechanism for …

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Christmas Vacation Check In

Okay, Are You Ready?? I will do a pic post today ;)Christmas Eve - Spotted Christmas CarCandied Bacon on my cupcake after Turkey Dinner #3Christmas Day - My "Greg" was good to me! xoChristmas Day with Auntie - Turkey Dinner #4I now scare my kitties with my Yeti Feet I got for Christmas :)I logged 13,800 …

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Total October Randomness

Here we go! This is what I am doing right now....running while I can!I see the surgeon in 20 days.  So as long as it is not torrential downpour or hurricane force winds, I am going to try and get as much running time in as is humanly possible.I'm not going gangbusters mind you, but with …

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