inspiration

Good comes from a bad day

Yesterday was a pretty bad day.  Things has progressively gotten better throughout the day but it had taken a toll on me mentally.  A series of unfortunate events finally led me to the road.  I needed to burn off some [...]

You are enough so embrace it.

It's a big world out there and sometimes it's hard to navigate and stay true to yourself.  I remember my teenage years and all the adults claiming "you'll find yourself as your grow older."  Everyone has heard the "just be [...]

I’ve been MEGA inspired

My inspiration changes from moment to moment and that's what keeps me going. That's the great thing about inspiration, it doesn't have to be just one thing or person. I must share, I've been inspired by a special person in [...]

Accomplished the 20 miler

This morning started off very early for me.  It's the day in every marathon training plan people look at and think..."20 miles is a long way to go without someone cheering you on."  Well today was my day.  Honestly, I [...]

Five steps to become more proactive

Proactive, that's the word of the week.  Last night I posted about the perks of being proactive and I'm sure a lot of you missed that post.  Here's your chance to go back and read it before you continue with [...]

Do you like t-shirts with motivation words?

Today is your lucky day if you do!  Remember last year when Willie and I were raising money for St. Jude's Children Hospital to run in the canceled marathon?  Well we are doing it again!  Last year, Team We Beat [...]

Happy National Running Day

It's a day to celebrate running and we all know how much I love running! I thought I would start off the day the right way by working out. I went to Group Power and then I came home to [...]

The deal with changes

Change is a part of life that we can't really avoid.  Things change on a constant basis, including the weather.  I can't believe we were hit with two ice events in 6 days here in southeast Texas.  I was cooped [...]

The importance of being you

I guess today is a little inspirational post. Over the course of my marathon training, I've struggled with doing things for myself. I'm sure a lot of you struggle with this too, especially when others who are dependent on you. [...]

Counting the blessings

Being in the public eye comes with lots of benefits like being about to share our story and inspire others but it also comes with haters! There's been a huge surge in coverage on us and the haters are out [...]