Types of Cheat Meals + How to Take Advantage of Them

As of lately, food porn has been quite the hype. Specifically, indulgent food porn. Whether it be Pinterest boards of peanut butter Oreo brownies, Instagram feeds of donut or pizza-themed cheat days, and Buzzfeed’s Tasty videos of insanely cool desserts that no one would actually make (think unicorn cream puffs or a blue velvet cake made in … More Types of Cheat Meals + How to Take Advantage of Them

Highlights and Meals in Japan + Tips for Traveling

Can you believe that it’s already the start of February? Where has January gone?! I’d thought I’d kick off the week with a travel recap that I’ve been meaning to complete for the longest time (schoolwork and other external commitments take up so much of my energy, seriously), and that is, my absolutely life-changing nine-day … More Highlights and Meals in Japan + Tips for Traveling

The Most Common Diet Regimens + Maintaining Sanity on All of Them

You’ve heard these words before: clean, dirty, healthy, unhealthy, detox, and cheat. They may have various meanings in their original contexts, but if we’re talking about health and fitness, they all pertain to food and their qualifications of how beneficial for the body they are. However, all of these blanket terms have so much room … More The Most Common Diet Regimens + Maintaining Sanity on All of Them

My Friend’s Surprise Vegan Birthday Party: Whole Wheat Chocolate Cake Recipe + LOTS of Food

​Last Saturday (January 20th) was my friend’s twenty-first birthday, so we had to celebrate BIG! My roommates and I arranged a little surprise birthday party at our local skate park to celebrate with our friends, BUT BEFORE… Breakfast was a bowl of epic cereal: corn puffs, puffed kamut, grain free raw vegan pumpkin pie granola, … More My Friend’s Surprise Vegan Birthday Party: Whole Wheat Chocolate Cake Recipe + LOTS of Food

Nothing is Life, but Everything is a Part of Life

There is a thrill in discovery. Learning something new that gives you instant or gradual gratification feels absolutely incredible–no denying about that! A few examples? Finding out that you love surfing, you’re an amazing cook, or even entering a new relationship where the partner treats you like a million bucks. Of course, there are several … More Nothing is Life, but Everything is a Part of Life