Making Strides: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and if this disease doesn’t bring a shiver down your spine, consider yourself lucky. It does not discriminate against who it effects. There is little known about what causes it and roughly 12% of women will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer during their lifetime. On Sunday, I joined 40,000 people […]

Warriors In Pink Round 2

After my LA shoot, I drove to Rancho Palos Verdes to reunite with my Ford Warriors In Pink teammates. I am excited to announce that I will be once again working as a 2015 Model of Courage for the Warriors In Pink. Ford understands that there are two very important elements in the fight against […]

My First Marathon: Chicago Marathon Recap 2014

After training for over 4 months, yesterday I completed my first marathon in 4:17:42. Below is part 1 of my recap… Flying To Chicago on Friday, October 10th I did not miss one training run. My coach Jess was great at modifying my program to my schedule. My body was ready for this race. However, […]

5 Tips To Prevent Breast Cancer

We are fully immersed in October from the pumpkin every things to football season. You probably have noticed a lot of talk about breast cancer awareness on my blog, on your TV and locally I hope as it is Breast Cancer Awareness month. While your breast cancer risk largely depends on your genetics, there are […]

Natural Beauty Drug Store Haul

In honor of breast cancer awareness month, I decided to share my top non toxic picks from the drugstore beauty department. Drug stores are known for having affordable cosmetics, but not so much the natural kind. I had to really search my local CVS to find these! They are not next to the regular crap […]

Sweat w/ Me This Weekend to Raise $$ for Breast Cancer!

As you guys know, this October 12 I will be running the Chicago Marathon on behalf of Susan G. Komen.  Komen is dedicated to curing breast cancer at every stage – from the causes, to the cures, to the pain and anxiety of every moment in between. I will be running the marathon with a […]

I’m Running The 2014 Chicago Marathon

If you have been reading my blog and not just the headlines, you already know what I have to say today, but I officially am running my first marathon in Chicago on behalf of Susan G Komen and the Ford Warriors in Pink! Also running with me is Tracie, a WIP Model of Courage, who […]

My First Warriors In Pink Mission

My first mission as a Model of Courage for the Warrior’s in Pink was to share my breast cancer story. Since I do not feel it is not my story to tell, I asked one of my best friends from high school to share it. Faryn lost her mother when we were seniors to breast […]

Warriors in Pink & New Studio Announcement

If you follow me on Facebook, you already know half of what I’m going to announce but I am excited to share that I am one of twenty 2014 Models of Courage for Ford Warriors in Pink. WIP is a program Ford Created to do its part in the fight against breast cancer through raising funds […]