Be an active participant in life

When I begin my journey over five years ago, I really didn’t just begin a weight-loss journey. Sure, over the past five years I’ve lost 180lbs., but that wasn’t my focus or point of my journey. When I made that decision to take those first steps, I was really telling myself and the world that I was starting to be an ACTIVE participant in my life. I have been extremely lucky and blessed over the…

RACE RECAP #84: Thankful 13

I love Thanksgiving races. Not just because they help you earn your pie, but because of the atmosphere, the people and the challenge. On a day of gratitude you come together and participate in something you all love and enjoy. Okay, I lied. I run for the pie. Yesterday was my third time running the Thankful 13 Half Marathon and let me tell you … I didn’t feel guilty ONCE OUNCE eating my Thanksgiving dinner. Sure,…

Go The Distance …

If you been stalking me over on Facebook as of late, you’ve probably seen me sharing a page and group called “Go The Distance …” This has been an idea or concept that’s been brewing around for the last couple of weeks. I am one of MANY runners that have had the privilege to run with with Reese and Elsha. If you have not had the opportunity to push Reese, Elsha or any other athletes…