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Aging and My Mid-Life Crisis

I can't believe that I am now 40. It sounds SO OLD. But I don't feel like I should be THAT old. Its depressing. I think I'm having a harder time accepting this then I did for when I turned 30.

It's scary. To be frank and a little macabre, you have to start planning for end of life stuff. There is a lot I have yet to do with my life. But to be planning old people stuff, its scary.

How much longer am I going to live? How can I do this the healthiest that I possibly can? Should I buy life insurance for my other half and I? How can I increase our retirement savings. (Going on a cruise a couple times a year is not helping with that savings.) At what age should I sign up for AARP?

I had one friend die of Pancreatic cancer this past year. It hit him hard and sadly fast. I had another friend in November pass due to complications with pneumonia and his diabetes. I seen him in the store a week or two before he passed and he was out of it. I googled both their names when I did n…

Sad Runner

I was looking at some of the race pics I have not looked at from the Idaho Wine Run.

Some, I look quite clueless.

Some would make a good ad for Pocketfuel. Proof I did have it with me.

Those were at the marathon turnaround.

I had to laugh at the last aid station pics because I reminded myself of the Sad Keanu meme.



It was almost the end of the race. I was sad, but happy it was almost done. :-)

Those were totally candid shots. I didn't even know the cameras were there! No time to pose!


  1. Wow. Very small race? You are very much alone.

  2. I love your smile in the last one! :)

    ~ Lora @ Crazy Running Girl


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