Chronic Illness, mental health, Type 1 Diabetes

All The Things They Don’t Tell You After Being Diagnosed

Once upon a time, I was just your average 22 year old. I had just finished my collegiate swimming career, graduated college, and I would have considered myself to be a healthy individual who was in the best shape of their life. Little did I know that in three months, my life would change completely.… Continue reading All The Things They Don’t Tell You After Being Diagnosed

Chronic Illness, Running, Type 1 Diabetes

The Journey From a Donut 5K to My First Half Marathon

I've been running road races for almost three years now. To date: I've ran multiple 5Ks and 10Ks, a few half marathons, and in October I'll be running my second marathon. It seems crazy to think that this all started with finding out about a local 5K called Sandy's Donut Run. "It's just a 5K,… Continue reading The Journey From a Donut 5K to My First Half Marathon