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Saturday, July 28th, 2012 | 1 Comment
    No matter how dark my mood, a visit to my exercise studio always transforms both my body and spirit. There, I am immersed in the present tense of boxing drills and weight classes, each session different, driven by the particular group of read more »

Son on the Run

Monday, May 9th, 2011 | 0 Comments
  My fifteen year-old son, C, and I completed our first 10k run two weekends ago; just us and about 14,000 other dashing Canadians. With a time of 55 minutes, I felt exhilarated and proud as I ran across the finish line despite read more »

Cursed Cursive

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 | 0 Comments
  “Mom, I suck at cursive. I don’t even know how to do a capital ‘G’ or a small ‘p’. Can you help me, pleeeeeeeeeeeze?” I sighed as my eight year-old son, Harrison beseeched me from beneath his upswept, worried eyebrows. I knew exactly read more »

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