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Burning Butter


I made rice crispy treats tonight.  I was making loaded cheesy potato soup (amazing, I might add) and I was “multi-tasking”.  I turned another burner on to melt some butter, and when that was melted, I added my marshmallows.  As … Continue reading

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Learning to Love When God Says “No”


I took a run today after a few days off.  It was my regular course, my 4.48-miles around the hills of Castle Creek.  The snow was beginning to fall a little, and the wind was strong against me as I … Continue reading

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Dealing Well {or not} with Disappointment


This morning I had a temper tantrum.  I didn’t find myself thrashing on the floor of my kitchen with limbs flailing and lungs letting out a guttural scream, but my heart was there. Disappointment.  Something so small, 3 minutes of … Continue reading

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To Be Held.


I want you to know you’re not alone.  I’ve felt that way too. It’s not a bad desire, to be held, to be safe, to be weak and vulnerable and to find rest in the arms of a strong man. … Continue reading

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This is how I run when no one is watching…


I was trying yesterday to motivate myself to run and not quit.  I could not believe how hot and humid it was so early in the morning!  I started running at 7am and was dripping in sweat and quite tired … Continue reading

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