16 Nov '12, 10pm

Major inspiration and motivation to keep going when life is tough. @laurenscruggs

Major inspiration and motivation to keep going when life is tough. @laurenscruggs

I saw this video on the Today Show about Lauren Scruggs , a former (I’m not sure if she models any longer?) model who was in an airplane propeller accident last Christmas. She lost her hand, eye and suffered extensive injuries; they thought she might not even live at first. But she made a full recovery and has such an amazing attitude about life – she doesn’t blame anyone or anything, said it was just a terrible accident. She also is honest about the loss of her hand: “There’s still some hard days, for sure, and I think there will be the rest of my life.” Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news , world news , and news about the economy {Video found here } There’s another video on People where she shows her different workout prostheses and talks about how she’s recovering. She even does pushups with a special “workout arm”! Cue the shame spreading over my non-strength training ...

Full article: http://skinnyrunner.com/2012/11/16/model-motivation/

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