• about me,  CrossFit Journey,  random

    But did you die?

    I completed my first workout of the CrossFit Opens 2017 and it was rough. I didn’t die but I felt like I might at one point. Okay, so maybe that’s a little dramatic but I did almost trip over the box twice and thought I wouldn’t be able to get off the floor during a burpee (or four). For those unfamiliar with the Opens, it’s an open competition and the first stage of competition that leads to the nationals where the most fit people in the world compete. It’s five weeks, one workout (or in CF lingo, WOD) a week that everyone does. The top scores advance, etc. I don’t…

  • about me,  Life in Nashville,  social life,  starting over

    Six months

    Today marks six months of living in Nashville. Or…six months of NOT living back home. Six months of living 8 hours from all I’ve known. SIX months. That’s a half of a year, in case you didn’t do the math. It’s been a great six months. I would appreciate it staying at this momentum. Life as I know it… Church: I’ve found a church that I really enjoy. From the moment I walked in, I felt comfortable, so I stayed. I’ve started serving a few different places. I help backstage occasionally. What does that mean? I’m the person rolling the big TV out on stage and trying to be invisible…