How I Tip-Toed Out of My Comfort Zone

Back in October, my boyfriend and I were looking for a new challenge to do together, and we decided to sign up for a Tough Mudder Half. For those of you not familiar with Tough Mudder, it’s an intense obstacle challenge (5.3 miles and 14 obstacles) that is meant to push you to your physical and mental limits. It’s not just an obstacle race. At the very heart of Tough Mudder is community. Whether you show up by yourself or with a[Read more]

Words I Live By

I’ve been doing quite a bit of reflecting lately, and one question that recently came to my mind was, “What words do I live by?” The first random thought that came to mind was the infamous “live, laugh, love” mantra that’s been plastered every place under the sun since I was 10 years old. I literally laughed out loud after thinking about that. It means well, but that mantra is not doing anything for me. The second thought I had was from my[Read more]