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 … Continue reading 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 … Continue reading 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 … Continue reading 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 … Continue reading 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 … Continue reading 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." … Continue reading Your Body Deserves to be Loved!
How many times have you heard the phrase "life is a journey"? I'm sure it's been more times than you can count, but there's so much truth behind those 4 words. Life most certainly is a journey, and there is never really a destination. If you haven't learned to embrace this wholeheartedly, your whole perspective … Continue reading It’s About the Journey
Hi everyone, and welcome to my blog! As my first post, I wanted something fun and creative. I know everyone has those few things they could not live without. Here's mine (in no specific order!) 1. DOGS! Okay seriously, what did we do to deserve dogs? They're always so happy to see you, and they know … Continue reading 10 things I couldn’t live without