I don't really have anything to share today other than these photos which were taken a while back at Bethel Beach. However it occurred to me in supplying this post with its
Folks from Mathews don't really require an explanation, but since most people who read this have never even been to Mathews, I'll explain that the road leading in to Bethel Beach is hugged on both sides by
January and February tend to be difficult months for me, for no particular reason other than there doesn't seem to be enough daylight, I don't really care for winter unless there's snow--and there's none--and overall I just tend to get a good case of The Blahs this time of year no matter what.
My recent foray into running has definitely helped matters. Some.
But I am going to share one other thing that has boosted my spirits a bit this January. Only if you promise not to laugh.
OK, you can laugh, I don't care.
The past couple of Sundays, I have become completely enchanted with and mesmerized by a couple of shows on the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN), even though I don't usually watch a lot of TV.
The January Blahs forced me to do things I wouldn't ordinarily do like running, on the one hand, but completely collapsing in front of the TV, on the other.
The first Super Soul Sunday I watched featured this, which prompted me to get up off my behind and run five miles for the first time ever this month. I can honestly say it was an inspiration for me to consider doing the 10K I hope to do at the end of March.
The other shows I love on OWN are Master Class and Oprah's Next Chapter.
There, I said it.
I've made my confession.
My dirty little secret.
I seem to be hopelessly addicted to the OWN network.
I've fallen and I can't get up!
p.s. Last Sunday Oprah interviewed the woman who wrote the book Eat Pray Love . Although they did not talk about the movie which featured my new favorite actor Javier Bardem, it was fascinating hearing the true story behind the book.
p.s.s.I guess I really did have something to share. Even if it was only a confession.
p.s.s.t. To read about my adoration for