The first leg of our two week road trip through the western united states.
It was nearly 4 years ago that I was at a cheering station for the Tempe Ironman. I was there to hold signs and encourage the athletes. We were stationed just after the transition from the cycling portion to run. For anyone who doesn't know much about an Ironman, it's kind of insane! First the [...]
Last July I decided I was going to try being a vegan. Well to be more politically correct, whole food plant based. But for the sake of not writing that out again, we are going to call it Vegan. Don't get me wrong, I like animals, but I think it's important to say that my [...]
It has been over 3 years since my words have touched the pages of a personal blog. I needed a break. I needed to step away from this outlet that was equal parts freedom and entrapment.
As of today, I just have 4 months left of my twenties. Since about age 25, I had been dreading this countdown. Would I have accomplished all that I wanted to by age 30? Would I be able to check the box on on those socially imposed life landmarks? Would I feel like an adult [...]
No one in school ever asks you how you want to feel when you grow up, they just ask what you want to be. For years I thought I had to "be" something. I had to fit into a mold designated by a title. Account Executive. Enrollment Councilor. Fundraising Coordinator. Online Communications Manager. The problem [...]