Hello all! It's been a while since either of us has posted a recipe so I figured "It is time." (Said like Rafiki from The Lion King lol). Today's post is going to be all about a wonderfully delicious recipe I tried for the first time a few weeks ago, Vegan Tikka Masala. When I [...]
For the past year I've been really great about my diet...er, my health, rather. And then I let myself go a bit. I've gained five pounds. I feel... Round. Bloated. Fatigued. What I eat is everything for me, so I need to get on back on track. 1. Keep a Food Journal Keeping a food [...]
Have you ever had something holding you back but never really realized it? Have you ever used something as a crutch so much that it just became a part of your life? Well I've had some experience in that realm, and in my realm, that substance was alcohol. I started drinking at an early age. [...]
Has your life ever gotten stagnant or have you end up feeling stuck? You overcome some of your life's challenges and need a new one? I felt that way recently and decided to find a challenge that would fit perfectly into my life. That challenge was 30 days of yoga. Over 30 days I did [...]
Hashimoto's thyroiditis (aka Hashitmoto's, Hashi's) is an autoimmune disease that attacks the thyroid. This is the most common form of hypothyroidism (under-active thyroid) affecting more women than men. I don't technically have Hashimoto's but my amazing doctor helped me figure out that all of my symptoms were leading to it. Since learning that I could [...]
After having to change my diet due to autoimmune issues going out for Chinese food is out of the question, so I've been happily making my own...a lot...
2019 has been a crazy year for me. I've had so many ups and downs I can't keep track anymore. One thing that's gone down is my weight, by about 25 pounds. That was shocking to most people, including myself. I'm here today to hopefully shed some light on my own personal weight loss and [...]
First of all, this week's pictures will be coming to you straight from Pictured Rocks in the good ol' UP! I hope you enjoy the pictures as much as I have been enjoying the experience. Secondly, thank you all for the wonderful responses on last week’s post! Jamma gave me the idea of writing a [...]
I went with Carbolic soap because of its natural antibacterial properties. With school coming up I'm taking all precautions necessary.
A story of how yoga is saving my life!