Celebrate the good · depression · moving forward

Finding my happiness…

This morning I was reading one of my favorite blogs over at Suzlyfe. I love her blog because its raw, its real, all while being informative and entertaining. I needed a little respite from the funk I’ve been in, so when I opened my email this morning to get my daily dose of Suz, I… Continue reading Finding my happiness…

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And then it happens…

You realize almost suddenly even though it was always there, that you haven’t been walking the walk…the mantra you preach of “keep movin’ forward” is partially a front. And that my friends, hurts… I realized in the last few weeks that I really hated didn’t like the person I used to be.  I’ve mentioned it in… Continue reading And then it happens…

depression · moving forward

Fear and frustration = FUEL for marathon motivation

In 2013 I ran my second FULL marathon. I swore I’d never run a second full, but got the bug after the first training run.  I PR’d by nearly an hour (58 minutes to be exact, I SHOULD know the seconds, but don’t, lol) and I SWORE I’d never run another full marathon.  I ran a… Continue reading Fear and frustration = FUEL for marathon motivation

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A smile was lost today, RIP Robin Williams

I don’t often blog about my history of depression.  I’ve shared my story in the past, but in moving forward I’ve tried to keep the details and situations I’ve dealt with where they belong…and that is in the past.  I have learned, grown, and pushed myself out of some pretty dark places in my life. … Continue reading A smile was lost today, RIP Robin Williams