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Half marathon training week nine

I am in disbelief that my next half is only 13 days away as I write this. I am starting to get the prerace jitters, which is something that didn’t happen for my first half. 470 more words

Runner's Blog

Mama Needs a Nap

Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest. – Matthew 11:28

I couldn’t help but feel guilty. My 3-year-old thrust a Barbie into my hand and patiently fed me lines of what to say in response to plastic Belle and Jasmine figurines pretending to climb up my leg, a make-believe mountain.

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weekend by the sea

Finally I’ve got a chance for a holiday! short one and it is only 2 hours away from home……….or 30 mins away from my hometown, but it’s a holiday for me anyway ❤ 631 more words



Hibernation is a survival strategy designed to conserve energy when conditions are harsh. – animals.howstuffworks.com/animal-facts/hibernation.htm

Over the past week, I withdrew from social media, electing not to blog, not to Facebook, and to just Be. 174 more words


On ice

How do you filter through all the information that you are confronted with each week? I am on overload.  Let’s just look at one segment of my life and the messages I have had to decipher, filter, and interpret all week.   705 more words

Christian Living

Rest: Five Things I Learned on Sabbatical

I feel as if I need to reintroduce myself now that I’m back from sabbatical. I hope I’ve changed since being away, and I know The Empty Inkwell will look a little different from now on too.  848 more words

Writer's Life

Happy Labor Day

Wishing you and yours a restful and peaceful Labor Day!