Still standing (barely): my half marathon experience

Hello all! I have been on a little vacay last week.... no just kidding. I have not been that fortunate. I have been training, studying, yoga-ing (verb?) and watching Dr. Who. This is finals time and things are CRAY! I am trying hard to keep calm and breathe through it all. As many of you … Continue reading Still standing (barely): my half marathon experience

The nine month plan: recap of month one

A friend brought it to my attention that I didn't give my experience about month one of the nine month plan. They wanted to know if I stuck to the goals for that month, if I am making the goals apart of my lifestyle or if I found them challenging and unrealistic. This post is … Continue reading The nine month plan: recap of month one

The nine month plan: month two

Most of you know about my nine month plan to better myself mentally, physically and spiritually over the course of the next nine months.At the start of each month, I will explain the new plan/goals and why I am pursuing them. I am really excited about this journey and look forward to seeing where I … Continue reading The nine month plan: month two

Pushing past the fear: lead climbing

My first day of spring break was not academically productive like I hoped. Instead of reading about social movements and collective identity, I brought new challenges into my life. I went on my first 10 mile run ever and got certified to lead climb and lead belay. These two activities brought about new realizations. 1) … Continue reading Pushing past the fear: lead climbing

The nine month plan: month one

Last week I wrote a post about my nine month plan to better myself mentally, physically and spiritually over the course of the next nine months. I am really excited about this journey and look forward to seeing where I am at the start of 2014. March is the first month of the program and … Continue reading The nine month plan: month one

The nine month plan

This weekend D-Money and I are driving to Texas for my cousins wedding. My Cousin and future Mrs. are high school sweethearts and have a beautiful one year old daughter  together. I am so excited for this weekend and to celebrate their union. I love hearing about high school sweethearts tying the knot because I … Continue reading The nine month plan