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Monkey Bar Mayhem!

OK, so the monkey bars are a minor element of this four-station conditioning workout, but I couldn’t resist the alliteration. Give me a break.

This morning I managed to drag my husband out of the house and get him to work out with the crazies. 312 more words

Saturday Workouts

Monthly Goals, Part 1: Fuck

Last month was awful.

The mini-emotional-breakdowns that have marked this year (and the past several years) lasted pretty much all month. It’s not, I don’t think, much fun to read about, so I won’t write about it much either—but it was pretty bad to live through too. 333 more words


There is help for us as we cross the "Monkey Bars of Life"

(this is another installment of Bible Study/Devotion from my memorizing/meditating effort in Deuteronomy 4-10)

* 4:4 When the Israelites were tested at Baal-Peor, some of the Israelites followed Baal-Peor and were judged by God, but there were others who… 952 more words


Who else is scared of the monkey bars?

Today was a lovely day here in NYC. I had asked my daughter Peyton what she wanted to do today. The first and only words that came out of her mouth was PARK!!! 375 more words

Monthly Goals: Huh?

It’s been two months since I’ve established my monthly goals, since most of what I was interested in was centered around the Citi Field… 849 more words


22. The Invisible Puppeteer's Tricks (2): During My Self-Transfer

22.1    Hip Swinging Dance

My self-transfer from manual wheelchair to bed
is like performing a stationary
bouncing and hip swinging dance.

Wheelchair closest to bed. 316 more words


What Puts the “Jungle” in Jungle Gym…

I live in the tiniest house on my block of four homes. Next door to me, on the north side, is the biggest house, with a family of nine kids, and a double lot for a yard. 267 more words