Selfishness makes you get down in the dirt and dig for what's really meant to be in your life and what's not. It's the place you're too scared to go. It is something I hope everyone can experience the power of.
Body Positivity vs. Body Shaming: The Fine Line, When We Cross It, And How Not To
You heard me! This CrossFitter turned into a Weightlifter this weekend for my very first weightlifting meet. I am so proud of myself. As a 63kg lifter (or 138.6lb for those, like me, who still have a very limited ability to multiply by 2.2), I made a 122kg total (my highest snatch + clean & jerk) and made… Continue reading Turning Pounds to Kilos
This morning I realized that these past few months of grad school have made me fall back in love with myself. Fall back in love with yourself? I thought you preach self-love and self-worth and all of the "love yourself right now in this moment in this very instant of life". Well, I do! And… Continue reading When being passionate is actually enough
I have arrived on my high horse to announce that I love Dove's #ChooseBeautiful campaign. I love it so much that I am going to post their most recent advertisement to this blog post and say just one thing: Choose beautiful every time. Sending self love, Maggie
Judgment Day: Also known as working out at the Rec Center. I am writing this while walking on the Curve Treadmill, looking up every few minutes to make sure my sweat isn't visible on my shirt in the mirror in front of me. I am writing this while watching the woman wearing color coordinated Nike… Continue reading Judgment Day