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

Frequent Failure

Last week on the trainer I watched The Barkley Marathons Documentary on Netflix (side note, if you haven’t watched it, you should).  Lazarus Lake, the founder and race director of The Barkley Marathon made a comment that really stuck with me — “You can’t really accomplish anything without the possibility of Read more…

PCOS

Lesson of the Day

First a warning.  This blog post discusses female reproductive organs.  This makes some people squeamish and is too much information for others.  If you are one of those people, you may not want to continue reading.  You’ve been warned. With that said, as part of my treatment for PCOS, my Read more…

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