There were still times I stayed behind in the hotel when the family went out, but I really did try to take part. I don't want to be tired all the time.
One of the places I went:
And further down:
I've rafted the river below the falls twice. Back, before, you know...
I hardly recognized myself when I got home and looked in the mirror. I actually got some sun the past few days and am not my usual shade of pale white that comes from being in my room 24-7.
I'll try to keep it up. I really did push myself. For every moment I sat waiting alone in the car or the lobby or the hotel room, there was also a moment I uncomfortably endured the crowded restaurant and park and shop. It can only get easier.
But for now at least, I'm home with my kitty: