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Attends Nova Southeastern University
Lives in Berwyn, IL
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Anyone hungry for COOKIES? Of course, you are. How about gluten-free cookies? If you are, then you are definitely in for a treat. I happen to stumble on this cookie mix on a random grocery shopping trip to Whole Foods. Hello! What do we have here? What really caught my eye was that the mix... <a href="http://www.chicagonow.com/active-suburbia/2014/09/gluten-free-taste-test-cookie-time-among-friends/" class="more-link">Read more »</a>
Ladies and gentleman, start your peanut butter cups! These are not your average Reese’s peanut butter cups too. I am so over those years ago. I am now into the big leagues. We are talking about Theo Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups and Justin’s Peanut Butter Cups – two organic brands that you can find at... <a href="http://www.chicagonow.com/active-suburbia/2014/09/justins-versus-theo-peanut-butter-cups-gluten-free-taste-test/" class="more-link">Read...
Through music I either tame my demons or unleash them and allow them to be what they are. I don’t want the music to be about provocation, I want the music to bring you to a place where you feel at home. - Michael Franti As the news of Robin Williams’s passing came about, I was... <a href="http://www.chicagonow.com/active-suburbia/2014/08/depression-and-suicide-awareness-everyone-deals-with-personal-demons/" class="more-link">Read more »</a>
There is another statistic and example of domestic violence. Honestly, I was not planning on writing about the whole Ray Rice and domestic violence. I have talked about domestic violance before in the past and felt like I was going to repeat myself. That’s until I saw this from another friend’s feed and I quickly... <a href="http://www.chicagonow.com/active-suburbia/2014/09/ray-rice-knowing-when-say-no-to-domestic-violence-and-abuse/" class="mor...
To my dearest Marianne: It has been over 13 1/2 years since your spirit and soul has left this earth before you had a chance to live it here on Earth. Not a day goes by where I do not think about you and miss you. The memories of you are still fresh in my... <a href="http://www.chicagonow.com/active-suburbia/2014/07/missing-my-angel-daughter-one-mothers-stillborn-loss/" class="more-link">Read more »</a>
Shoreview, MN - Colorado Springs, CO - Roseville, MN - Anoka, MN - Chicago, IL - Coon Rapids, MN - St. Paul, MN
Master's Degree student, runner, cyclist, Pilates addict, wife, mother and friend
I am a vegetarian runner and cyclist. I am also a knitter. I share a house in the Western Chicago Suburbs with the love of my life and awesome running partner as we start our lives as a married couple. I graduated with a Master's degree in Sport and Exercise Psychology and going after my 2nd Master's in Counseling. Life is an adventure!
Completing a Pilates teacher trainer program.
- Nova Southeastern UniversityMental Health Counseling, 2013 - present
- The Chicago School of Professional PsychologySport and Exercise Psychology, 2010 - 2012
- Grand Canyon UniversityPublic Safety Administration, 2006 - 2007
- Century CollegeLaw Enforcement, 2004 - 2006