Living fit with my “new normal”

Living fit with my “new normal”

Life has been different, sort of. For the first week, I was sad. Well, more like f*cking pissed. I was mourning the loss of my  perfectly healthy body and viewed my new diagnosis as something that would hold me back. I feared eating, running, and taking my medication because I was afraid of failing. I [...]

A new normal that isn’t normal yet.

A new normal that isn’t normal yet.

“What the f*ck is wrong with me?” I cried as I laid in bed in excruciating pain at 4 in the morning. I wanted to call someone, anyone. The tears rolled down my face as my legs stiffened. This was night number five. I attempted to stand up to make the leg cramps subside, stumbling [...]

Happy life, happy body.

I have always been an athlete. Since I could practically walk, I was playing some type of sport, whether it was gymnastics, soccer, basketball, softball, you name it. So, growing up I was always in shape. Never too skinny, never overweight, just your typical "athletic" body type I guess you could say. When my life [...]