While reading a new book I recently bought I had a small realization that even if there was a pill I could take to fix any health condition I may endure, I wouldn’t want to take it. What would I do with my time then? Health is the whole point. It is how we live our … More Even if there was a pill…
I competed in my first weightlifting meet this past Sunday. One thing is for sure, I still have a long way to go and a lot more to learn. That statement is accurate for most areas of my life right now, and I’m learning or accepting rather that it’s okay to be a beginner. … More First Weightlifting Meet
With my first weightlifting meet tomorrow, today is filled with emotions and it’s only 12pm. Up until today I hadn’t experienced too many nerves. Coach & I did a mock meet last week and it did instill a tiny bit of confidence in me. Now though, the nerves seem to be getting a hold of … More Outside My Comfort Zone
Success. Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about what this word means to me. Up until recently I haven’t really thought about what I think success is. I guess I always thought of it as this destination that would have a sign when I arrived. People standing on either side of the road clapping and … More Some thoughts on Success.
I signed up for a weightlifting meet (clean & jerk and snatch) in January. Something I’ve been wanting to do for a long time, but kept putting off because, well frankly, I knew it’d be hard work and I wasn’t really sure how serious I wanted to be about my lifting. The thought of competing, … More A Bad Day is A Good Sign
I’ve been meaning to make a post all week, updating the zero people that read this blog on how my November challenging has been going. Every time I tried to write one I kept getting off topic and going on random tantrums of emotional eating, guilty eating, and then swirling into a pit of other … More I didn’t proof read this