“Fear is the Cheapest Room in the House, I would like to see you living in better conditions.” -Hafiz They say that people use social media to only highlight the good parts about their lives and then we go comparing our darker moments to their light, or something along those lines. I know that they say it, but I think we forget it all the time. I’m not one to typically share… Read More
And I have been WORKIN’ (and reading some Khalil Gibran, hence the quote…) Here are some updates since I’ve been a little MIA over the past couple of weeks: It’s been busy busy being back to the USA since my incredible training trip in Australia (and little side vacation in Malaysia…) I had a quick presentation with Mark Edwards CPO, and Ottobock Healthcare at the O&P Academy meeting in Chicago, which was… Read More
Hi all, I just want to share our very first Fitness Revolution in Denver highlighting some sport specific prosthetics from Ottobock Healthcare. All are welcome to attend, I’ll see you there! Wednesday, March 19, 2014 6:00 – 7:00 PM Reception, networking, displays 7:00 – 8:00 PM Demonstrations and stories Presbyterian / St. Luke’s Medical Center Colorado Rooms North and South 1719 East 19th Ave. Denver, CO 80218 Hear the background behind Ottobock’s… Read More
While I am still spinning from non stop travel, I just want to share something very exciting. I have been asked to present at the Colorado Sportswomen’s 2014 banquet in Denver this March 9th. More information at http://www.sportswomenofcolorado.org I will post videos of me speaking, so we can all have a little laugh and see why I think sports have been so important in my life.
Over the holidays, I came across a quote that spoke volumes to me in reflection over all that was 2013 for me: “Your greatness is not in what you have, but in what you give.” I thought that was an amazing moment as I had a Christmas request given to me from 9 year old Ella The path I chose for my young adult life was not only from opportunities presenting themselves,… Read More
I have been a part of the Amputee Coalition’s Youth Camp in varying levels for years now. I have been a counselor for about 5 years now, and I am not exaggerating when I say that each year I go, I’m changed for the better. Camp is what made me confident and accepting of myself not only on the inside but as an amputee too. In my adolescent years, I pretty much… Read More