Category Archives: Life

World Thyroid Day – My Big News

Celebrate with me – it’s World Thyroid Day! Oh, you didn’t know? Yeah, it’s not exactly to national puppy day level yet… But let’s commemorate today with some exciting news. Thyroid disease changed my life – I’m not going to say all cliché-like that it was the best thing that’s ever happened to me…. but it DID make me […]

Why Is This Happening?

My biggest challenge hour to hour is fatigue. Extreme fatigue. It has been with me since the beginning, improved reasonably when I went on thyroid medication (which I hope to be off of eventually), with the remainder just staying with me. It’s been so long, I can’t remember the last time I felt well. I really want to […]

You’re Not Good Enough – Six Types of Runners on Social Media

You’re not good enough. You’re not fast enough, you’re not pretty enough, and you definitely don’t look as fit as that person over there. Maybe it’s because racing season is upon us. My Strava and Facebook feeds have been flooded lately with comments, titles, and posts that are so self-deprecating that I absolutely needed to write […]