Challenging yourself: Figuring out the differences between valid reasons & excuses

I have challenged myself many times, in many different ways, mentally and physically, over the years. I love to overcome a good challenge. I love to prove to myself that I can do something. I love to prove to others, especially anyone who has ever doubted me, that I can do something. But sometimes when [...]

The back injury that set me back

Note: I was going to write one post about my injury and my comeback, but it got long so I broke it up into two parts. Part two to come later this week.  I took a significant break from blogging throughout last summer and fall and haven’t really shared a lot about it. During the [...]

Boxing, One Year Later

Boxing, One Year Later

I recently marked my one year anniversary of taking boxing classes. I can’t believe I’ve been taking these incredible classes for a year. Sure, I used to take spin classes and took them for more than a year, but there was nothing earth-shattering for me about taking them. My classes at Title Boxing Club have [...]

I can’t believe I take boxing classes

I can’t believe I take boxing classes

If you had told me six months ago that I’d join a boxing club, I would have told you that you were nuts. But that’s exactly what’s happened. Let me start from the beginning. Back in May, I noticed that a vacant space in a local strip mall had a Title Boxing Club sign on [...]