Stop, Drop and Blog

Writing & Photographing the Family Side of Fire Life


Change

Change


Posted By on May 12, 2015

Yesterday I ran 82 degree temperatures, the sun beating down on my already burnt shoulders. Today I pulled my denim jacket closely around myself to keep the cool wind from ripping it off. They say about Ohio weather, “If you don’t like it, wait a minute.” It will change.… Read More
Running Hills After Pittsburgh

Running Hills After Pittsburgh


Posted By on May 11, 2015

It’s been just over a week since the Pittsburgh Half Marathon. I didn’t waste any time getting back into running. I’ve learned after a number of races, running helps shake out the soreness, aches, pains, and general tiredness. It also helps keep the Post-Race Crash feelings at bay.… Read More
What I Want for Mother’s Day

What I Want for Mother’s Day


Posted By on May 8, 2015

To sit quietly on the front porch, sun setting in front of us and darkening skies passing above. Or, in all reality, to sit surrounded by three voices talking over one another, a cacophony of sibling timbre and volume. To sit with three beside me, around me, too close and touching on a too hot day.… Read More