We had our first adventure! So we got together and came up with a game plan on what we'd do for our first adventure. We had it all mapped out. Except for one thing... What happens when you get men, women, and children together? Time ran away from us. To start, let me first talk … Continue reading Discover Kinston – Volume 1 – The recap
I have this love hate relationship with Sunday mornings. On one hand, it's the weekend and I should be happily in bed until at least noon. Of course, that might have happened twenty years ago, but sadly, not anymore. Now my eyes pop open and my brain says coffee. Once the thought of coffee has … Continue reading Discover Kinston – Volume 1 – The Morning!
Today as I watch from a storefront window on North Street, I find myself people gazing as the afternoon has slowed down. "Kinston is rough." This is one of the more polite phrases that were used when I discussed moving to Kinston with friends and family. As I watch people in green preparing for St. … Continue reading Discover Kinston – Updates
Yesterday I'd posted about moving to Kinston, and the reaction from my friends. Today I'd like to come up with a game plan to further explore this community. So I have this map of downtown Kinston with the shopping, dining, and attractions highlighted. As Sundays and Mondays are my down days, i'm going to plan … Continue reading Discover Kinston – The Plan
So life happened and I managed to single handedly implode every avenue of my life in a series of events so mind boggling, that I’m still left wondering what the hell I was thinking. If you know me at all, you know that I very rarely seek out advise. I prefer to live my life … Continue reading Discovering Kinston
Every day of my life, I plan my life according to four life leeches otherwise known as my children. I did everything in my power to make sure they grew up healthy, stable, and happy. Then they had the audacity to grow up. They turned into quasy adult humans who feel empowered to make their … Continue reading Life Transitions
On 4/28/2017 I made the conscious decision to make a change in my life. I weighed 283 lbs and struggled with the most basic of activities. I didn't wear sneakers because I couldn't bend down to tie them. I didn't wear tShirts because the sleeve would be too tight around the fat of my arms. … Continue reading Pounds of Shame