Chronic Illness, Running, Type 1 Diabetes

How I Get Through Outdoor Runs During the North Dakota Winter

I'm sure many of you know by now that I live in the warm and sunny state of North Dakota. Just kidding. It's the beginning of October and there was a blizzard a few days ago. It's the opposite of warm and sunny here. Despite the fact that I complain about the weather a lot,… Continue reading How I Get Through Outdoor Runs During the North Dakota Winter

Chronic Illness, Running, Type 1 Diabetes

From Chronically Injured to Chronically Ill

I had no plans to swim in college. That was never something I had planned on when I began applying to college. My initial plan was to move as far away from my hometown as my parents would let me go. In fact, I think it was pretty much fate that lead me to my… Continue reading From Chronically Injured to Chronically Ill