Life

2017 Sucked

Its only October, but I feel that I can say with definiteness that 2017 sucked. Alright, maybe that statement is a tad over dramatic.  In all seriousness, there were lots of good things about 2017 (so far).  Ivy is freaking adorable and funny and opinionated and ridiculous.  All the things Read more…

By Kelly Burns Gallagher, ago
Life

Welcome Little Otter

Sitting here today it seems as if Ivy has simultaneously been here forever and arrived just yesterday.  In reality Ivy is twenty-three days old and now seems as good a time as any to tell her birth story (plus she’s happily sleeping at the moment, which helps). Ivy’s birth story actually Read more…

By Kelly Burns Gallagher, ago
Injury

Good News / Bad News

As I posted a couple of weeks ago after four years of gaining weight without explanation, I was finally diagnosed with Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome (“PCOS”).  Based on the diagnosis, my reproductive endocrinologist sent me for an entire battery of blood work to determine treatment options.  Two hours, five different Read more…

By Kelly Burns Gallagher, ago
Weight Struggles

Camera Angles

After running Ragnar Cape Cod last week (and posting pictures from the event) several people asked me if I had lost weight.  Unfortunately the answer is no.  The pictures they were referring to just happened to be taken at really flattering camera angles (I can thank Shaun and the professional Read more…

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4 Weeks In

I have been asked by several people how I am doing working with Dr. Jeff Donatello.  I’ve generally avoided answering the question as I have only been working with him for 4 weeks and I’ve committed to a 6 month program.  That being said here’s my first interim report. The Read more…

By Kelly Burns Gallagher, ago