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My husband had a cold last week and my daughter is recovering from strep throat. I’ve been super tired and overly paranoid that I might be getting sick. I don’t have time to be sick right now; I need to buy¬†groceries! Clean things! Prepare for Christmas! Poor me. I was feeling not quite awake enough […]

On Supporting Runners & Running.

My husband started running in the spring of 2011. He ran his first marathon in January 2012. I know it wasn’t easy for him to make it to the finish line. And it really wasn’t easy for me and the girls to get to the finish line either, as I shared with you afterwards. But […]

Out of Reach.

The alarm on my phone went off at 4:05PM on Friday afternoon. I found my shoes and a jacket and quickly walked out the front door. I tried to keep my pace quick, but it didn’t feel quick enough – I didn’t want to be late. I saw my neighborhood friends and said a quick […]

Never Forget (Always Remember)

(originally published September 11, 2011) Ten years ago my life was very different than it is today. My husband and I were planning our wedding and living in Tulsa, OK. We worked for the same company and in the same building. Though I had been working in the HR department, I took a job in […]