"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow." - Einstein
In a year filled with so many highs and lows, I find it hard to reflect on the amazing things, when such an overwhelming sense of loss is there with them.
While my mom was with me this past week, I know without a doubt that she was with me all year long as I accomplished things I wasn't sure were possible. I accomplished goals that I didn't even know I had.
I ran my heart out in our Tri for the Cure Event and beat some of our most impressive local athletes completely shocking myself, just weeks after we lost her. It was almost as if I weren't even in my own body.
As I crossed the finish line, for the first time in months I felt no pain. I wasn't sad. It's something that I can't describe. While I never want to relive what I went through this past year, I can't help but bask in some of these amazing memories and moments.
“A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.” – Lao Tzu
I wish everyone a year of amazing things, a year of firsts, of bests, of everything you could ever want, imagine and dream…