Yesterday, I did something I haven't done in a really, really, really long time... I registered for a race.
Y'all. Y'ALL. I don't know how many of you use stock photos but I do fairly frequently. Both professionally -- I run our company blog and do all the graphic work -- but also personally. I use images for this blog and also for all of my Medium essays, too. One of the challenges that… Continue reading AllGo Releases Free Stock Photo Library Featuring Plus-Size Models
This post contains affiliate links Ah, summer. Believe it or not, I used to wear pants all summer long (I know, right?). Truth is, I just hadn't figured out how to wear skirts or dresses without getting any thigh chafing. It wasn't something that was talked about in any of my circles so I avoided… Continue reading Surviving Summer with Thick Thighs
This past weekend, I had a table at the Cleveland Marathon Expo, selling and signing copies of Running with a Police Escort. The last time I was here was two years ago, just months after the book was published. This time I shared a booth with fellow writer and runner Nita Sweeney and had an… Continue reading The magic of race weekend and the comeback kid
One year ago today, I walked into the offices of Ebb & Flow Counseling to meet my new therapist for the first time. This was not my first trip into the land of therapy: over the many years of my life I have seen various counselors, usually taking advantage of work Employee Assistance Programs (EAP)… Continue reading 5 Lessons Learned From One Year In Therapy