Tag Archives: Life

16 Weeks: My Healthy Avocado


Making it week 16 is like making it to age 15.  You’re still a teenager, but it’s somehow cooler and more official than just making it into the ranks like 13 and 14.  In the same way, week 15 felt … Continue reading

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The News Is Out. {I’ve been dying to post this.}


AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHH! Ok, I just had to get that out. :) By now you know the wonderful news.  It’s no longer August, when I’m actually writing this, it’s no longer September, when we’re in-between races and 9 days of vacation.  It’s … Continue reading

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Fights Around Us [Are we blind to pain?]


  My heart has been quietly mourning a few situations this past week, and I’m struggling to find the words with which to express this wrestling.  There is such hurt around me, and I find myself not only without perfect … 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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I Celebrate Life.


My heart is breaking and singing, crying and laughing, and my face finds itself distorted between a smile and uncontrollable tears that threaten to take over my emotions. Just last night, I celebrated with a friend the news of a … Continue reading

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