Thank You Team Steve the Bike Guy

They say that if you want to be successful or happy (or both) you should surround yourself with people who bring out the best in you.

An Original Badass Betty Birthday

She warned us back in the spring that we better not do anything silly for her on her 90th birthday. It was a warning we never intended to heed. How do you NOT celebrate someone so awesome? Much has transpired since I first wrote about The Original Badass Betty. There are more mornings where she isn’t able to…

Elka Strong, indeed!

When I think about the people in ‘my tribe’; those who inspire me; those who make a permanent impression on who I want to be as a person…

The Original Badass Betty

At 5:30 in the morning, small talk doesn’t flow easily. It can take a while to get to know your poolmates, one incoherent sentence at a time.

I can never be lost

Our grandma was pretty cool as far as grandmothers went. She’d always let us pick the radio station and…