Month: July 2015

Life is About Stories ~ 2015 Collection

Courage. Trust. Support.  These are all of the things that make our #energylabfamily so unique and a one-of-a-kind community. Here are some of their stories. My Story: Wendy H. I think people sometimes look at me and see someone fit, strong and fast. I wasn’t always this fit and I certainly wasn’t always this fast. A little over 3 years ago while on a walk with my dog and husband I fell and broke my right patella (kneecap) in at least 3 pieces. This required surgery and a permanent screw to hold the pieces together. It left me unable to go to work, drive or exercise. My orthopedic surgeon, when questioned by me about running again, stated that I “may be able to run 2-3 miles at a time at the most”. I was active (running, group exercise) before my injury but mostly it was for vanity reasons or ‘because it was good for me’. Stuck on the couch and housebound (dependent on others if I needed to leave for appointments or for sanity reasons) …