Category: This Above All Series

This Above All: I Did This

Reading Time: 8 minutes 5 shows. 4 suits. 3 seasons. 2 pairs of heels. 1 goal. just be better. Just getting healthy means hours in the gym. As a competitor hours in the gym are strategic and meticulously planned. I’ve lifted millions of pounds since June 2014. I’ve also lost 50 pounds. I’ve consumed more asparagus than any normal […]

This Above All: Relativity

Reading Time: 4 minutes This week I had a few realizations. It’s nothing ground breaking and it’s something that we all say. It’s stuff that I say all the time, but I don’t necessarily listen to clearly. happiness is relative. it means something different for everyone. Something I’ve been struggling with the past few weeks since Connecticut is owning […]

This Above All: Everyone Knows The Rules

Reading Time: 4 minutes JP introduced me to Barstool Sports a few years ago when we first started dating. The content they create ranges – widely ranges. However, one thing that has stuck with us is a segment that El Pres does often called The One Bite. As you imagine from the title he takes a bite and does […]

This Above All: Every Day Life v. The Emotional Mind

Reading Time: 5 minutes I’ve talked about my own experience with binge eating disorder before. I talked about it in the fall when it was triggered by PTSD. oh there she goes again. Remember, you can always stop reading or stop following. Anyway, moving on. Eating disorders have huge gray area, but I don’t think many people realize that. […]

This Above All: It Still Hasn’t Hit Me

Reading Time: 6 minutes And it honestly might not for some time. Every day since Saturday, JP has said “hey babe, look, you have trophies. No one came and took them away.” I know why he’s saying this and I do appreciate it, but at the same time, I feel indifferent. I had a lot of excitement for Saturday’s […]

This Above All: We Are the Greatest Loves of Our Lives

Reading Time: 3 minutes At the end of last week I posted about a giveaway that I’m doing it with Square Organics for Valentine’s Day, I’m going to be announcing later today – don’t worry. I asked for people to tell me the positive things that they tell themselves whenever they’re frustrated. I asked them what are the things that […]

This Above All: “Don’t Forget to Come Up for Air”

Reading Time: 5 minutes I know I’m not alone in feeling that some days I’m just keeping my head above water. I’ve said it before, and I’m gonna say it now too, every day is what you make of it. If you have an outlook that it’s going to be a good day the chances are a lot higher […]