Diet and Exercise: Fulfilling Your Soul or Filling a Void

Differentiating between taking care of yourself with positive deeds versus using positive deeds as coping mechanisms to ignore underlying problems is probably the most difficult mystery to solve. We generally picture alcoholism, drug abuse, compulsive shopping, self-harm, binging (food, television, etc.), or even sexual intercourse as forms of coping mechanisms that do little to no … More Diet and Exercise: Fulfilling Your Soul or Filling a Void

Pumpkin Spice Butternut Squash Cake (healthy, vegan + gluten free)

What are the top three LEAST sexiest aspects of life? Organic chemistry People who are glued to their phone Withholding anything amazing Very shortly ago, I realized that I make this recipe…all. The. Time. My friends absolutely adore it, strangers demolish it at potlucks and parties, and I personally think it’s the perfect healthy cake … More Pumpkin Spice Butternut Squash Cake (healthy, vegan + gluten free)

Mixed Berry Baked Oatmeal Recipe (vegan + gluten free)

Do I miss home-cooked food already? Very much so. For one thing, I truly miss being able to cook my food very freely without making such a ruckus in the kitchen. I have a sneaky feeling that my suite-mates last year secretly despised me because I would broil Brussels sprouts, broccoli, and mushrooms until the … More Mixed Berry Baked Oatmeal Recipe (vegan + gluten free)

Day 7 in Vietnam: Going to the Gym Again + The Best Bread

Happy Saturday, everybody! Back with another recap from my vacation in Vietnam, and it’s been a month and a week since I landed! Anyways, I’m really excited for this particular post, because it’s one of my personal favorite days of the trip! In summation, there’s so much wonderful food, memories, and places that are really … More Day 7 in Vietnam: Going to the Gym Again + The Best Bread

Four-Ingredient Vegan French Toast (inspired by Hot Body Year Round)

Your new favorite breakfast…..with just four ingredients! My childhood self could demolish multiple plates of two-foot long stacks of crispy and fluffy French toast! I always loved mine to be topped with bananas, blueberries, strawberries, powdered sugar, whipped cream, and maple syrup! However, French toast is also demonized as one of the most fattening dishes … More Four-Ingredient Vegan French Toast (inspired by Hot Body Year Round)