I’m sharing “Watch Your Step” joining The Nester and friends for #write31days and joining like-minded sisters at Still Saturday and Give Me Grace. To see all of the posts in this series, head on over here.
Keep plugging along with your eye on the prize. I’m joining The Nester and friends for #write31days and sharing “Plug Along” with like-minded sisters at The Weekend Brew. To see all of the posts in this series, head on over here
I fall frequently. You see, I walk with the assistance of a prosthetic leg. Some days, I feel a bit like the Bionic Woman who could leap over tall buildings, but on other days, I relate strongly to that woman in the 80’s commercial who said, “Help, I’ve fallen, and I can’t get up.” I’ve had to accept that I… Read More
I have a friend who is a hero. For over two decades he served as a fire fighter. Daily, he was on call to fight fires and help others to safety. In order to do that, he had to study up on fire fighting techniques, and he stayed in shape. He also wore a protective suit and worked with a… Read More
During my first week as a school teacher, I was introduced to many different protocols that helped to create a healthy and safe learning environment for my students. One of those was explained in a handout titled “Rainy Day Procedures.” If inclement weather was in the forecast, we had a precise plan for how to re-direct our day. I knew… Read More
Swim at your own risk. I live in Florida, and there is not always a lifeguard on duty. We’ve been instructed to not enter the water alone, but to always have a buddy. I read up tonight on swimming safety, and I learned that drowning is a quiet event. Swimmers in distress are not flailing around or making noise —… Read More