Back to Run Club!

I’ve been attending our weekly run clubs at Marathon Sports in Mashpee pretty much the whole time I’ve been injured. See, the thing is, we typically run 30 minutes, but hang out together for three hours! Ha! Also,… Read More

Five Month Recovery

Five Months It’s been five months since I tore my ACL (four months since surgery), and I’m currently in the middle of a progression running program from Brigham and Women’s Hospital – as passed along to me by… Read More

Running Drills

In my 10th and 11th week post ACL surgery, I’ve been starting to incorporate some running and agility drills! As a reminder, here are the details of the type of graft and surgery I chose. I’m working on… Read More

Nine Weeks After Surgery

Nine weeks post-op! This week has brought some great happenings in the world of ACLs! (1) I came back from Banff stronger than I left, which means I vacationed properly! I’m moving like a normal human being! Walking around,… Read More

Moving Forward!

This week is my sixth week after ACL surgery, and I checked in for my second follow-up with the surgeon this morning! Amazing news: NO MORE BRACE!! Okay seriously, I had NO idea that this was going to… Read More

Does it hurt? Status: 5 weeks after ACL surgery.

Strength Ahead

“The task ahead of you is never greater than the strength within you,” unknown.

Television Games

I don’t watch a lot of TV or movies – never have. If you ask me if I’ve seen a certain movie, you typically need to give me a 5-minute synopsis of the plot before I might remember… Read More

Get-Well Wishes! You guys have been truly amaaaazing over these last seven weeks of couch recovery! Every day a new card arrives in the mail, and so many are a true surprise from someone I’m completely honored is… Read More

ACL Week One

So it’s been one week since knee surgery! To learn more about the specifics of my ACL reconstruction, click here. One week ago, I arrived home on crutches. No huge pain on Day 1, but it was a… Read More