Beans: best in curries, salads, stir-fries, when roasted, desserts, or even straight out of the can! Just not out of the bag when they’re raw. Firstly, that’s not tasty, and for some varieties, it’s not even safe due to certain toxins that are killed from heat. But anyways, as you can tell from the title, … More Red Lentil Dahl (healthy, vegan + gluten free)
Confidence: an endeavor that that I embarked for years since the beginning of my journey to health and weight loss. I still have yet to reach the fullest potential of this path, but the difference between finding confidence versus hitting a weight goal is that the pursuit of confidence and self-love never truly ends. While … More Self-Love Involves a Green Juice or a Donut. Or Both.
Since eating more food consistently, I’ve really gotten used to sticking to two to three large meals a day, generally around 850-1200 calories each depending on my activity level. My stomach has always loved satiety, but its capacity had expanded pretty dramatically the past few months. Now, I don’t feel as much pain after eating … More The Best High-Volume Foods
Watching the videos of my favorite fitness YouTubers has its perks, but one of the worst parts about doing so is watching them dig into their all-hailed pints of Halo Top Creamery, Arctic Zero, and Enlightened, three extremely macro-friendly and delicious ice cream brands. I’ve already reviewed Arctic Zero and Enlightened Ice Cream on my … More Wink Frozen Desserts Review: Cake Batter, Dark Chocolate, Peanut Butter & Jelly, and Caramel Candy Apple
As someone who grew up in America her whole life, I have discovered that so many citizens and Americans in this city pride on a voracious appetite. Hearing someone boast that their hunger never sleeps or that they can eat a whole horse is nothing new. This doesn’t apply to just Western countries either–I know … More How to Deal With an Irregular Appetite
Ever since I’ve been snacking on peanut butter after dinner, I’ve been guilty of accidentally getting carried away in the taste that the two-tablespoons plan became half an entire jar. While most people are sensitive to copious amounts of fat right away, it takes me a while to register the “inflammation” response with peanut butter. … More Peanut Butter Oatmeal (healthy, vegan + gluten free)
Happy Saturday evening, everybody! I hope you’re all well. This is a different kind of post, since I will be posting one of my first official “photo food diary” entries! This sort of serves as a visual update on how I’ve been doing with my diet, how I’ve been feeling eating this way, and how … More Diet Update: What I Ate on My Last Day of Classes as a First Year in Food Science