Monthly archive for ‘ January, 2014 ’

Dealing with Flares

17th January 2014 | 0 Comments

Being on vacation and injured recently I haven’t been able to eat healthy or exercise like I had been the entire year prior.  Well now the lupus is angry.  Yes I refer to my disease as “the lupus”, its simply a thing in my life but has no control over me.  Recently I have been […]


Coping with Autoimmune Diseases

8th January 2014 | 1 Comment

Growing up I never imagined that at 21 years old I would be diagnosed with two autoimmune diseases.   This was a hard pill to swallow, no pun intended.  I was perfectly healthy and fine up till I started getting severe joint pain, and extreme fatigue.   Knowing what was causing all of this did […]


Battling Injury

6th January 2014 | 0 Comments

On October 25th I ran my 25th race and 3rd half marathon of 2013.   At about mile 9, my left leg started to bother me.  I was on pace to PR the race and finish great.   Then my leg went numb.   So many things went through my mind as to what could […]


Fighting Lupus

6th January 2014 | 1 Comment

Well its been suggested to me by multiple people that I start a blog about my journey and battle with lupus.   This has been an on going struggle for quite some time.   I want to inspire others so that they are able to fight whatever may be a battle for them. Here is […]