I read this and had to share. It's an inspiring story about a local business woman. I share articles often from the Boutique Fitness site about ways to manage our own health. As an adult, I hope to inspire or motivate other adults, young or old, to take health matters into their own hands.

Lara from Boutique Fitness posted a blog about her own journey through frightening health circumstances during her childhood. I read the story twice. Firs through the memories of myself being 11 and not knowing how I could have been so brave. Then as a mother. As I re-read it,my eyes welled up because I can only imagine what strength her parents must have had to summon. Read Lara's story here