I have successfully dodged organized sports for quite some time. Not that I’m against them. There’s great value in exercise and sports-related character building. I just avoid unnecessary busyness (because […]

Summer is the season for hosting in the Pace household. We like to get people over to swim as much as possible. Sometimes we even spice it up with pool-side […]

The last couple weeks brought on some traveling. Some East Coast traveling. I call our recent travels “a trip” instead of “a vacation”…because sightseeing with 4 semi-young children, well, doesn’t […]

Bodies were piling up in the streets. Thousands of people were dying. Those who came in contact with a sick or dead person were exposing themselves to the highly contagious […]

We can disagree on the best sports team (not that I have a favorite sports team). Or we can disagree on the best restaurant. And we can even disagree on […]

I have an ultra-healthy friend. Everything she eats is nutritious (well, almost everything).  She has super healthy habits, and she exercises hard all the time! I certainly admire her discipline, […]

The time came to put decorations on the walls after moving into our new house. Usually I’m a “let’s do this quick” kind of person, so I was tempted to haphazardly hammer nails into […]

When you think of an accountability relationship, picture someone running alongside you in a marathon. Eventually, you are going to get tired and want to slow down or stop. But […]

We are midway through January; how are those New Year’s Resolutions going? I know for me, there hasn’t been enough time to fail at them – in fact, I’m still […]