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We try to make the most of the little things. When it became pretty clear I had developed an ingrown toenail (Eewwwww!) Alan scheduled a visit to the podiatrist I saw a couple years ago for the same problem. 475 more words


My ALS Diagnosis Story

It all started in February 2010… I was teaching Kindergarten Music classes at a local primary school, filling my days with singing, playing the piano and ukulele, and dancing. 3,947 more words


I'm Ba-ack!!

Dear Readers,

Hard to believe, but it’s been two years since I’ve written an entry on my blog. Why? C’est la vie! So I think it’s time to pick up the proverbial pen and start making some contributions again. 639 more words


Stage 10: Capestang to Perpignan

Day 10: Capestang to Perpignan

Distance: 92.9km

Time: 4 hours 43

Elevation: 674m

Calories: 1,580

Crop report: Nil of note today. Heads down looking for the sea! 1,034 more words


Laughter in the Rain

We interrupt the drought already in progress for some much-needed downpours. With bonus lightning and thunder – quite a rarity in these here parts.

As our support group meeting was wrapping up on Saturday we could hear thunder. 576 more words


Stage 9: 19th July 2015

Day 9: Millau to Capestang

Distance: 137.4km

Time: 6 hours

Elevation: 1,864m

Calories: 3,054

Crop report: Fruit growing aplenty

I can’t write fast enough to satisfy all of you eager readers. 1,032 more words


Stage 8: 18th July 2015

Day 8: Lanau to Millau

Distance: 129km

Time: 6 hours 41

Elevation: 2350m

Calories: 3,144

Crop report: Livestock and fruit.

I find that it’s not until I’m cycling that I remember things! 1,037 more words