Month: September 2016

How You Respond to Negativity Says a Lot About You

How you respond to negativity says a lot about you; it has nothing to do with the person that’s being negative. I’m posting this picture of E to depict a different point of view–innocence. You see, she hasn’t had to deal with anyone trying to put her down or leave her out in life. Unfortunately, […]

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Sugar ‘Detox’ End… and Why Am I Blogging?

My sugar detox lasted a whole 3 days. Before you start laughing at me, hear me out. I literally started going through withdrawals and started getting sick (which is very scary). Items at the grocery store  that contained added sugars weren’t bought. I even lost 5 pounds… wow. But, I “cheated” last night by having a cookie that had unrefined sugar. Technically it […]

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Day 3 Sugar Free… It’s Difficult + Pictures

I feel sick. This is difficult. I feel this way for two different reasons: 1. I’m going through physical withdrawals and I am literally feeling very sick. Sugar is my world. This isn’t a joke… I legitimately love sugar. I have gone 3 days now without it. It has been easier, mentally, than I had anticipated. Physically? It’s hitting […]

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Mud Run 5K+ Recap & Day 1 of NO SUGAR

I’m still sore from my run on Saturday. Do you ever do something and not think about how tough it is while you’re doing it? That’s basically what happened on Saturday. But first, packet pick-up selfie! I’ve only ran one other mud run prior to this one. The one I ran before this was a […]

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9 Mile Run + Awesome New Discovery

I ran 9 miles today–for the first time, ever! I’m keeping it real–I was so nervous about this run. I’d never ran 9 miles in my life. If you want me to be even more real about this, I never thought I’d ever want to run 9 miles in my life. Even crazier? I actually […]

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