This year starts my 5th year "back" on the ice as an adult skater. I don't know what I expected when I started. In some ways I am disappointed in what I have NOT accomplished. On the other hand, I am very grateful and proud of the things that I HAVE done.
I never expected to be skating pairs. I never expected to be learning or want to learn how to ice dance. I wish I were winning the race against time with respect to my body and physical limitations.
DON' WE ALL?
Hope everyone had a great holiday. We got away to warmer weather. Had 10 days in Cabo & San José Del Cabo. Unfortunately I got a nasty bacterial intestinal infection that landed me in the hospital for 2 days. That was just a week ago that I got out!
So I am grateful to be home and feeling much better. Today was my first attempt at getting on the ice since Dec 21. I was weak and shakey so out of form and balance, but all things considered, it didn't go too badly.
I finally snagged an afternoon public session to get back on the ice for the first time in a month! No lesson scheduled for the near futur...
Today was my last skate at coffee club for this year. We head south for the winter soon .. and not a moment too late. Woke up to a beautif...