Fall always gets me into a nostalgic mood. It's a struggle for my anxiety and depression, last year I even took an entire blogging break for the season. It always puts me in a reflective state of mind. So maybe it's because of that or maybe it's because it's right around Halloween but I've been… Continue reading Unmasking
A few weeks ago I was asked if I would be interested in being a blogger for the 5th annual Run for Recovery 5K, which is hosted by Recovery Resources. Founded in 1955, Recovery Resources helps people triumph over mental illness, alcoholism, drug and other addictions through outpatient programming.Obviously, as someone who is struggling to… Continue reading Giveaway: Win an Entry to the Run for Recovery 5K
May 10, 2016: It's the Tuesday before Cleveland Marathon weekend. I'm cooking dinner, BC comes home. He goes upstairs and I follow him up to just remind him of everything we have going on this weekend: Friday was the Expo to get my stuff and then that night is the VIP reception for the Ambassadors.… Continue reading #Anklegate: One Year Later
Waking up Tuesday morning was a bit like this:Coming out of a depressive episode is just like leaving a dull, sepia toned state to a new world of technicolor.I got out of bed without needing any extra marbles which meant I had time for a quick 1 mile run and, thankfully, there was already daylight… Continue reading here comes the sun
I am here.I am alive.I am . . . well, I'm surviving.I've been running out of marbles a lot lately and that includes the energy that goes into this blog, unfortunately. This is one of those things that now requires more marbles than it did before so I have to budget appropriately and that means… Continue reading I took a deep breath and listened to the old brag of my heart….