A few weeks ago now I was inviteded by Society Nine to join their ranks of Storytellers. Below is my post abut my journey to self empowerment and healing and why I believe it is important for a brand such as Society Nine to exist. Standing for the female fighter in us all, Society Nine... Continue Reading →
This article gives a few great points about women in combat sports, where it is coming from, where it is going and the strength of this movement. Although I will never be on the level of the pros, it is an honor to be a part of a movement of women that are staking a claim in sports that were denied to us for so long. Keep an eye out for my coming post about considering taking my first Muay Thai fight and some of my thoughts and musings about my journey as a woman in combat sports.
As much as they are a part of a staged play, pro wrestlers are still athletes. They work just as hard as any female athlete, and like others, they are not getting the respect they deserve.
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That's right people I cracked the code on day one of the 21 Day Sugar Detox. Let me preface this by saying, because I am gluten intolerant, I have actually never had Trader Joe's infamous Cookie Butter. I have only witnessed my husband consume an entire jar within 24 hours. Since he also does that... Continue Reading →
As usual in my life, it has been far too long since my last post. Turns out the holidays are not only busy in my personal life but also very very busy at work. So although I desperately wanted to recommit to writing more, I pretty much failed upon saying that. Oh well, all I... Continue Reading →
In my last post I mentioned what a little bad ass I was when I was a kid. When I went back to that post to start this one I remembered something I said to myself a lot when I was setting my new goals and moving forward after the end of my rowing career.... Continue Reading →
This morning I booted up the comp and promptly got a GChat from a lovely friend announcing to me, "I bought Pumpkin Spice coffee creamer. And then it hit me, what if I could buy ALLLL the pumpkin spice coffee creamer and use it throughout the year. But then reality hit and I realized I'd have... Continue Reading →
Hi All, Firstly, I have been so bad at updating this blog, my apologies. Its funny how just when you think you have found a solid routine, you are thrown a curve ball or two. When I started this blog, my goal was to post at least once a week. It has been over a... Continue Reading →
When I was younger I always managed to bounce back quickly. When I would fail I would shrug my shoulders and either try again or move on to the next challenge. I had faith that I had a purpose and that everything was going to fall into place, I just had to keep trying. But when... Continue Reading →
My apologies for not writing much the past month. We have been doing a lot of running around the U.S. from a concert in Northern VA to a row in Dallas, Texas. Between travel and keeping up at work it has been a wild ride to say the least... Maybe it's because in October Dion... Continue Reading →