On Turning 40 and Getting Published on Prevention.com

Two days ago, I turned 40. While my life looks nothing like I’d imagined, some wonderful opportunities have emerged through my battle with Lyme disease. One of those opportunities happened today, when an essay I wrote was published on Prevention Magazine online. This story details my hope to return to fitness in my 40’s while I continue to battle a chronic illness. My life has changed as a result of a debilitating illness, but I’m grateful to share small victories like this with you. Here’s my essay, Chronic Illness And Lyme Disease Dominated My Youth—Now I’m Determined To Get Fit At 40. (As a side note, I can’t believe I’m 40!!!)