Even When It is Hard Hold, Hold Onto Hope

Hold onto hope. A simple statement, that can be so hard to do. This week, my family and I remembered the exact pain and fear that we felt this time last year. This time last year, my mom was being diagnosed with stage 2 pancreatic cancer. This time last year was one of the worst … Continue reading Even When It is Hard Hold, Hold Onto Hope

One Of The First Steps of Healing

Good old Facebook memories either have you cringing at your 13 year old self, or reflecting really deeply. This morning I was on the reflecting side. I was reminded of a post from 2013, after our first round at DII nationals for the 4x400. We performed terribly. We were completely doubtful of ourselves and we … Continue reading One Of The First Steps of Healing

It’s Okay If You Need A Break from Social Media

It often feels like there is pressure to always be posting on social media, especially if your job requires you to have some type of social media presence. I was actually applying to speak at a conference, and one of the questions asked me what my social media following was, and because of that question, … Continue reading It’s Okay If You Need A Break from Social Media

Celebrate That You Are Living A Life You Once Dreamed Of

As humans, we complain a lot. We complain that it it is too cold and that we miss summer, and then summer comes and we complain that it is too hot and we wish it were fall. We complain that we don't have enough in our lives and that our goals feel so far away. … Continue reading Celebrate That You Are Living A Life You Once Dreamed Of

Remember To Be Your Own Superhero, Too

We spend a lot of our mental energy on others. We make sure that we show up over and over for those around us. We do this so easily, knowing the love we have for those around us is so important to us that we put their needs before our own. We do this over … Continue reading Remember To Be Your Own Superhero, Too