Michaela Leonard: Setting Intentions
While many girls join CHAARG for similar reason [find the fun in fitness, learn a workout routine, develop healthier habits, + become a part of a community], their journey stories are all unique + empowering.
This Q + A post features Michaela’s #ChangedByCHAARG story + more about her journey!
Meet Michaela Leonard
Capital University — join #CapitalCHAARG here!
One Word To Describe You:
Reason I Joined CHAARG:
To try new workouts + be involved in a supportive community!
Favorite CHAARG Memory:
2016 CHAARG National Retreat! It was such an incredible weekend + I loved meeting so many wonderful girls from across the country!
#inCHAARG Instagram Crush:
Alexis Graves! @aalexis_inchaarg
Philosophy On Wellness:
It is so important to take care of yourself + celebrate everything your body CAN do!
Favorite Self-Care Practice:
Face masks, hot tea + mindfulness
To slow down + focus on what brings joy to my life
Ideal Morning Routine:
Wake up, make coffee + breakfast, read, spend time with my dog + relax before I start my day
Book Every CHAARG Girl Should Read:
Spark Joy by Marie Kondo
Greatest Lesson On College:
Take advantage of all the new opportunities you have! College is the perfect time to get out of your comfort zone, have new experiences + discover what you are passionate about!
Advice To Your Freshman Self:
Relax + enjoy it. Everything will work out in the end : )
Being #inCHAARG To Me Means:
Taking control of your health + wellness journey ++ finding what works best for you. Having a support system to help + encourage you every step of the way!
How have you been Changed By CHAARG?
CHAARG is such an important part of my story! I honestly would not be where I am today if it wasn’t for CHAARG. Over these past few years, I have had to opportunity to grow as a leader + form lifelong friendships. I have found such a loving + supportive community that motivates + inspires me every day! CHAARG has shown me how strong I am + inspires me to dream big. I have gained the confidence to try new things + even apply for my dream internship!