Let’s Take it Outside

We’ve had a lovely fall weekend here in Missouri, so I decided to walk outside.  Turns out, I’ve been leading a rather pampered existence indoors on my treadmill.  Somehow walking outside around my neighborhood was twice as exhausting as inside on the treadmill! I think several factors come into play here.  One, I generally walk indoors in…

PJF Trail for Life

Can I just tell you that this project is what I’m living for right now?  It is.  I cannot wait each night to crawl into bed and read my book.  I think about it during the day.  I’m almost at that halfway point where part of you is dying to read more and more and…

Week One on the PJF Trail

As you can see from the snazzy ticker I’ve installed in the blog’s lower right corner, I’m up to 13 miles completed!  I have walked five of the last seven days.  The work days I did less than 2 miles each evening.  It wasn’t even too hard to make myself do it.  I’m kind of…

Wild Things: Day One on the PJF Trail

I’m a bit slow to the party in seeing the movie Wild but I just watched it this week, and I have to tell you, it was amazing.  I’ll admit, I haven’t read the book, Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail, but it’s now on reserve at my local library, and I’ll…