I really am starting to love Throwback Thursday. This is a weekly post where I dig into the dusty old archives (OK, just from last year) and share an older post that you may have originally missed on Running for Dummies, back from when my mother was my
I love it because it is fun to dig through old pictures and
Let's compromise this week, you can laugh
There is a full-grown-legal-to-drink-aged person between me in this picture and me now.
But the real reason I love Throwback Thursday is because I always end up re-motivating myself with these old posts. Sometimes I read things that I wrote 8-9 months ago and it triggers something. "Oh yeah, I am sooo smart," (and modest, apparently). Sometimes we all need those gentle reminders of all the things we already know.
This post, "I Hate Weight Training and Other Lies I Told Myself" reminded me not to listen to that negative self-talk, to not place self-imposed limitations or labels on myself, and to remain open minded.
I hope you'll click over there and check out how I learned that despite what I always thought, even though I self-identify as a runner, I actually love weight training. Who knew?
Don't let who you think you are keep you from being all that you can be.
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