Happy November everyone! Thanksgiving is right around the corner, so naturally I want to take a moment to acknowledge all of the things that I have to be grateful for. This month I have challenged myself to take at least 5 minutes out of every day to reflect on one thing that makes my smile … More a lens of GRATITUDE
Recently I had a birthday. On September 26, 2017, I celebrated my 22nd year of life. What’s so special about turning 22?? (other than the fact that everyone plays ’22’ by T. Swift) Little did I know that turning 22 would be such a milestone for me. The year between 21 and 22 was a … More 22 years
I get the question “Why do you run?” very often. Sometimes it takes me a little while to come up with my answer, because there are so many reasons why I run. A big part of my identity lies within the label ‘a runner,’ so this journey means a lot to me. My journey started … More My Running Journey
Hi everyone! Sorry I’ve been MIA for the past month, my schedule has been crazy busy. I’ve been struggling with balance lately, and school obligations have been taking over my life. I have all these awesome ideas for posts with no time to write them, so I’m hoping in the near future that I … More busy busy spring!
We live in a society that loves to put “the perfect life” up on a pedestal, but it’s very unclear to me what the perfect life even consists of because it’s different for everyone. What I’m getting at here is that we need to stop comparing our own life to someone else’s and just embrace … More Do Your Own Thing
Breakfast is by far my favorite meal of the day. I even listed it as one of the 10 things that I can’t live without. There’s more than one reason as to why this is true. Breakfast is THE most important meal of the day, and it is skipped by so many! There are some … More Banana Pancakes
Since when are your body size and your quality of life correlated? Well good news: they’re not! I’ve heard so many people say things like “oh I’d do that if I was skinnier,” “if I had smaller arms I could wear a tank top,” or “I would care more if I was a size 2.” … More Your Body Deserves to be Loved!