Before you call me brave and an inspiration I will remind you of my human-ness. I just spent the last 2 days laying in bed completely overcome by a terrible head cold. I let my kids play video games, watch tv, and play outside all day. Normally I'm engaging with them and with a 5K … Continue reading 3 Lessons I Learned While Running Topless
For years I ran races, completed triathlons, and pushed myself to challenge my body. My body did beautifully. I never failed me or crumpled under all of the pressure I put it under. It has been my trusty and loyal companion and yet I was ashamed of it. I believed that only perfect and flawless … Continue reading Run Topless With Me
It has to do with the fact that YOU matter. Your memories matter. Your presence matters.
It was Disney Princess Marathon or bust! The very first time ever decided to run I managed about 3 minutes then wanted to throw up. That didn’t seem like a very good sign. According to my Disney Princess Marathon guide I was still supposed to go another 17 minutes. I walked for about 10 then … Continue reading My Failure Plan
I was ready to beat a personal record. The time came for me to hit the gas when I noticed my mom in front of me.
Judgment. Everyone does it which means everyone is subject to it. This was a paralyzing fear I had/have. When I was much younger I would do whatever made me happy and was fun. I was also 10. Then I got to middle school. Maybe I never got the memo that I was supposed to categorize … Continue reading They’re going to judge you anyway…
Why is it that I am deserving of unconditional love? As I dig deeper into my thoughts, I have hit a personal struggle. You see, when I started this blog I had a job. I was a human resource director for a mid-sized company before moving to my new state. I was single mom and basically … Continue reading My struggle to find self-love and self-worth