Interview with Dr. Mondo

Hey Everyone! I was asked to post a link to the interview I did with Dr. Mondo. Here it is and I hope you enjoy! https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2FtheDrMondo%2Fvideos%2F1995721024074140%2F&show_text=0&width=560

We lost half of ourselves… (Video)

Kim and I sat down to discuss what it’s like to lose half our body weight… The wins, the losses, the struggles, the extra skin… We dug deep into the good, the bad, and the ugly of extreme weight loss. Have a question for us? We’ll be doing this again soon so hit us up […]

B.E. F.A.S.T. Running to save your life.

*This is a sponsored post I wrote with UCHealth for Stroke Month. While I did receive compensation, all of the opinions and viewpoints are my own. “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Ancient Proverb As you know one of my main goals is to help spread awareness, education, and help with […]

Change isn’t Sunshine and Roses…

What makes you think you are going to be able to change without pain?! I recently interacted with someone who quit. They quit on themselves. They quit on their family. They flat out quit on everything… What did they quit over? Being uncomfortable. They couldn’t handle taking responsibility for themselves. If you want to make […]

Thank you for telling me no…

I should have never become a good writer and runner… Who would have thought the two best stress reliefs I would ever have would be what I was least talented at growing up? I was in Kindergarten when my best friend ran farther and faster than me because he drank chocolate milk. I was in […]

Life Lessons from Leadville Trail 100 DNF

My biggest failure may just be my best learning experience.   I dropped at mile 69 of the Leadville 100. It was one of the hardest decisions of my life. But was it? Well, I’m not sure it was as hard as I remember it being… In the moment it was pretty easy, but I […]

LT100 DNF Recap

Things didn’t go as planned… Learning is a process and we have to look for the good in every experience…

5 Tips to Get Back on Track

So you had a bad day, week, month or even year… So what? Are you going to give up or will you take the first step forward toward your goals? Here’s the deal, I’ve had my fair share of bad eating days or missing workouts/runs. It happens to all of us. If someone says they’re […]

The Man in the Mirror…

I’ve always been afraid of who I am. I’ve always been afraid of sounding arrogant and cocky… I’ve always been scared of pushing people away. I’ve always thought people are getting tired of my “story”. So I have held back what I really think… I’ve held back how I truly feel about myself and my […]

The Pain of Running 100 Miles is Nothing…

Disclosure: I wrote this within the week after my race. I have modified it with a clear mind. I’m not looking for sympathy or any other sad feelings, but many people ask me all sorts of questions and this sums up the “big” questions other than the race itself. I am still working on the […]