This is the reason for so many surgeries and by-passes I've had the last two years.
I was to the point that I couldn't walk from one room in my cottage to the other without
For a lady that USED to walk 1 to 2 miles every day,
it was so frustrating for me.
Yes, I have P.A.D.
I DO NOT HAVE ARTHRITIS...
WALK FOR ARTHRITIS
every year in honor of her deceased mother.
I SOOOO want to do this WALK with her
but, in the past, each time it was to be held,
I was either IN the hospital OR just getting out.
My old legs just wouldn't allow me to walk with KATHY.
I am determined to do the
with her NEXT SUMMER.....
I am walking EVERY day....
not very far yet...
only 1/4 of a mile
but maybe....just MAYBE
I can walk 1/2 mile TOMORROW !!
a fabulous track and lots of pretty, shade trees...
(ummm...see that house in the background...)
I made it to the 1/4 mile marker and
I am blessed !
This delightful little bench just had
MY name on it...for about 5 minutes...
Then, it was time to go back..
I know it has always been in this park but, before, I was so busy trying to set a world record of
walking a mile...I just didn't pay any attention to it...
Now that I am walking MUCH slower, I notice so many more things...
Maybe I wasn't taking the time to
SMELL THE ROSES ???
fabulous rains we've been having..
Aren't the clouds reflected in the precious water so pretty !
I DID WALK A 1/2 MILE TODAY !!
SOOOO, with walking every day and getting my legs stronger...
and adding mileage to it...
I WILL BE ABLE TO DO THE WALK
WITH GOD'S HELP
"HANG ON, KATHY...."
"I'll be walking alongside you NEXT summer !!"
I will be drawing the lucky winner's name for the
HOT PINK AND WHITE POLKA DOT
this SATURDAY MORNING.
Leave your comment, if you would like to have a chance at the throw, on my
I'M IN THE PINK
posting of this week.
Comments need to be left FRIDAY NIGHT...
GOOD LUCK, FRIENDS