You never know what your actions and words will mean to someone.
I recently purchased a suitcase. Easy decision to make, right? Anything but. At least for me. You see, for the last few years, I have struggled to make even the easiest of decisions. What should I eat for lunch? Should I go to class tonight? And forget about the big decisions, like, “now that I’ve... Continue Reading →
Yesterday started out with a case of the Mondays. I woke up feeling that something was not quite right. I was jittery and couldn’t shake this sense of dread. It lasted through the meeting with my boss, through my first job and into my part-time sales job. I knew I had to do something –... Continue Reading →
Would you rather complete an Ironman triathlon, an ultra-marathon or run with the bulls? This is a question I asked a group of friends last weekend. We had just watched Shaun complete a 5K, followed by a half-marathon the next morning, a combo appropriately called the I-challenge (we were at the University of Illinois). As... Continue Reading →
Well, my omelettes are getting better. And I've become the sort of person who posts a food photo. Yes, I've become the person I used to mock. #foodkarma
“Never apologize and never explain – it’s a sign of weakness.” – John Wayne This year, I set some goals for myself. One goal is to master the omelet. I loved scrambled eggs with lots of veggies and cheese, and I figured I could work on my presentation. My first attempt was – let’s call... Continue Reading →
The last few months have been difficult for me. I’ve had to take a break from my favorite exercise – pole dance– and let my body heal. Since I’m terrible at inactivity, and even worse at watching my body lose its hard-earned results, I looked for ways to exercise while healing. One of my favorite... Continue Reading →