We all are going through massive changes and higher levels of stress than normal. This pandemic has taken us by storm and we are having to get used to a lot of changes at once. We are trying to stay positive amongst the freak outs. Here's the thing though! You don't always have to be … Continue reading It's Okay to Grieve
Sometimes I think about the journey I am on and wonder why it doesn't happen as quickly or as clearly as others journeys. That getting from point A to point B seems to take forever for me and that it doesn't happen in a nice straight line. You see, the thing that I often forget … Continue reading My journey won’t look like yours.
I wrote this on November 8, 2018 on Babes and Belfies and felt it fitting to share here. Mama Bear, Happy Hannah, and Rainbow Farting Unicorn are just a couple of my nicknames. Based on those alone, you can tell a lot about me. I am often smiling, hugging, chatting, and in general, a very … Continue reading BATTLING MY INNER THOUGHTS
It has been an entire year since I last posted. I am not quite sure how that happened other than life happened! What's been happening since then? I am on break from Roller Derby for the summer. I just want to be outside. I have been running more. I lost a lot but it feels … Continue reading The passing of a year.
Anyone who has ever met me knows I am extremely friendly. I like people, I like to see people happy and smiling, I like to spend time surrounded by people. There are times that this is extremely fulfilling and feeds my soul. There are other times that it can be draining and disheartening. Over … Continue reading The Value of Friendship
I love pushing myself physically, and mentally. I also love trying new things, especially new events. When a new series was announced with the inaugural event only 45 minutes away from me at Sugarbush Mount Ellen, I put it on my calendar immediately.Per their website: O2X is the most authentic challenge out there. Our Base-To-Peak … Continue reading O2X Summit Challenge at Sugarbush Mount Ellen
Well, I have had my first DNF, technically speaking. If only in the manner that I couldn’t go continuously for 24 hours, nor could I finish my fourth lap. Thank you 24 Hours of Shale Hell for that! The start and finishing for each lap of the 24 Hours of Shale Hell (Hell) was the … Continue reading 24 Hours of Shale Hell
Zero:Dark-Thirty. The time of day everyone should be sleeping. I got up this morning to go running with Michele. We are going again tomorrow morning. We are getting in between a mile and a mile and a half in 15-20 minutes. If we keep it up, eventually we will get up to 2 miles in … Continue reading Zero:Dark-Thirty
Tonight was yoga! It's been two weeks and I missed it. There is something about moving, stretching, and guiding the body with purposeful breath and conscious thought that is extremely rewarding. Followed by a glass of wine. Perfect evening!