Last night, he had bad dreams. Hard to sleep. He is already feeling the effects of cancer…weakness, fatigue, extreme temperature changes, dizziness, and recently, nausea and nose bleeds. So, today, when he went in, his doctors acknowledged this and took 12 vials of blood. Ouch. Then, when they started rattling off the potential side-effects of […]
In the process of destruction, how do you not destroy yourself? You learn from the butterfly…and the Desi-bear
My top priority was not to get pregnant…it was to be healthy myself. I felt strongly against any chemical orchestrating or manipulation of my body for pregnancy. Literally, “Mommy first”!
Shift happens, but it is our ability to shift that breeds empowerment.
What happens when you discover that instead of being nine weeks out from the biggest bodybuilding competition of the season, you are nine months out from the biggest bodybuilding event of your life?! On September 29, 2013, I discovered I was pregnant…two days after this photo shoot…and nine weeks out from Nationals. Shift happens, but it is our ability […]
(Written September 22, 2013…while unknowingly preggers!) “It only feels like death for the first few minutes…” ~ Candice Houston IFBB Pro What do runners, NFL players, MMA fighters, and Scandinavians have in common? An affinity for the ice bath! The first time I heard the words, ice baths, used in a sentence with the words, you should try one, […]