A quick outline of my re-entry running program!Read More
I don’t get the news I hope for at the doctor’s officeRead More
This week I hit a small bump in the road and try to bounce back on my own.Read More
This week, I try to see the light through the trees. Three weeks till race day.Read More
I get a diagnosis and wonder if my marathon dreams are over.Read More
I put this whole "run less, more" thing to the test and walk away with some interesting conclusions.Read More
Recently, a rock climbing friend opened up online about her struggle with depression after being sidelined by injury. I can totally relate. Here are my tricks for keeping a positive mental attitude during injury >Read More
The moment I have been waiting for has arrived. IT IS GO TIME.Read More
Well, here we are! One week out from the 22nd. A date that has been circled in my training journal and highlighted on my calendar. Run day.
And I am ready. Strong, pain free, and beyond excited to kiss the elliptical goodbye. Just one hitch...Read More
In which I (almost) turn 30, and pull my back trying to recoverRead More
Next week, I have what I believe is my final recovery post-op appointment. I am trying really hard not to get my hopes up, but I can't help but wonder if I'll get the go-ahead to try running. I am so excited but so nervous.Read More
Lately it has felt a bit like I am hanging onto my identity as an athlete by the last thread. Looking at old pictures from the summer, I can't help but wonder if I'll ever get back there.Read More
It is my first day without crutches. Zero crutches! I can do so many things now.
I can take the subway to work again, carry things in both of my hands, and participate in real life activities.Read More