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October 2013


A Year in Review – Daring to Live MY Life!

One year ago, I started this blog and began a very public journey to turn my life around and get back into the driver’s seat of my own life. I’m here to say that I’m back and living Large and In-Charge (at least on the inside) and wanted take a moment for myself to celebrate and acknowledge how far I’ve come but more importantly, give hope to anyone who is where I was, not so long ago, feeling small, disconnected, overweight, out of control, guilty, frustrated, lost, separate, stuck, scared and overwhelmed with my situation. I’m both happy and humbled because in just twelve short months, I : Got myself out of the well I was in and started a journey to get my life back with help from my life coach, now friend and mentor, Peter; Opened up to Lisa Carpenter at my Starting Point and took her incredible E.A.T Program where I got real with myself and my relationship with food; Started moving my body (battling grumpy old men) run/walking and working out at least once a week (twice if possible – so lots of room to improve on this); Headed back to school, attending weekend long coach training courses when my infant son was 3 months old with breast pump in tow; Left my safe, secure and well-paying profession in corporate marketing communications to explore my passion of serving others; Took snowboarding lessons and decided breaking my ass was NOT on my bucket list after all; Declared 2013 as my year of “Daring to Suck” to propel me into living a bigger, more meaningful life in...

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