The Week that Changed my Life

This is my story…so far(because I’m nowhere near being done.. But are we ever?) I’m a 37 year old wife and mother, I’m 5’1″ and at my largest I was about 230 pounds (morbidly obese). That’s a lot of weight to carry on my small/short body and trust me..I was feeling it. My feet and ankles hurt and would swell …

Forget the Scale

We always love reading peoples inspiring stories at Run Like A Girl. I asked LeTia to share her amazing transformation story with us and she was thankful to be able to share it as it really gave her a chance to reflect on how much she has accomplished in two years. Here is her story: Growing up I was always …

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12 Adventurers share their Costa Rica experience!

12 amazing adventurers share their experiences with you and their time with us a the Chakra Adventure and Wellness Retreat in Costa Rica. Costa Rica is an amazing place. La Chakra is a very special secret. Beautiful, serene, the air is so pure. There is so much beauty all around you. The hiking, tree climbing, and repelling were challenging and …

A Journey from 320lbs to Runner

I have lost 160lbs, here is my story….. Back in 2003 I took a good look at myself in the mirror after not being able to fit in a roller coaster ride. I was so embarrassed that I could not fit and was told I was not able to ride. I knew I gained some weight but one could say …

Life is a Journey

When I first met┬áJan, I was instantly attracted to her potent positive energy and her always present smile. We were at the Coastal Challenge, a 6 day stage race in Costa Rica, which if you have followed us for awhile, I am sure you already know a bit about. After the first day of the race I remember sitting with …