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{138} The "F" Word

Fat, ugly, bloated, gross… gah, I have let myself go… yuck! What happened to me?!” Is all I could think all day.

I need to get that blasted F word (FAT) out of my vocabulary. 132 more words


Don't Stuff the Birthday Blues

Yesterday my husband and I had a discussion about stuffing emotions, and whether or not there is a difference between stuffing and just telling ourselves that those thoughts and feelings may be real, but it isn’t doing any good to wallow in them. 424 more words


May day email eileen sent me

as my readers will know, it was may day yesterday. A really hard ritual trigger date. So I had emailed eileen on Friday night, when I was triggered and overwhelmed thinking about the day and what it might mean for us. 173 more words


And Recovery Begins...

It’s has been two weeks since Ironman 70.3 New Orleans.  Two long weeks!  Going from working out 12+ times a week to 3-4 times a week is a huge change.  588 more words

King's Spa

This Wordless Place

I began to take myself

a little less seriously.

And I laughed a little

each time I remembered

all of the time spent

finding my true voice… 16 more words


10 Truths for Navigating the Modern Dating Culture as a Christian

We are living in unprecedented times. At least for those of us trying to navigate this nauseatingly complicated travesty that is the modern dating culture. 1,410 more words


Meeting Under Fluorescent Light

The day we met started too early. I couldn’t eat or drink, so I just got dressed and tried to calm my nerves by obsessively reading the Guardian news app. 820 more words