Right now at this moment, I turn twenty years-old. Wow, I would have lived two entire decades! It feels unreal to be this far in my lifetime, even though life lives on and on, both in the world above and the afterlife. Given that I’ll be celebrating the ish out of my birthday today, I’ve … More Twenty Truths About Myself For My 20th Birthday
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
A year ago, I published a whole list of questions for readers to answer in the comments! They are all dedicated to food, aka one of my most loved life subjects. I’d thought I’d throw it back a year ago and tackle them all–unaltered, unedited, the exact same as in the post–now for some fun … More Answering My Old Foodie Questions
Christmas. Two days away. And Christmas Eve is literally TOMORROW. While this post is being published, I’m either raiding the nearest shopping mall in hopes of finding gifts for my family or covering my entire house with wrapping paper while attempting to wrap my gifts because I cannot gift-wrap even if my life depended on it. … More Feeling Serene, Dynamic, and Peaceful
I could not resist holding back my current foodie favorites from the blog! My highs have changed and there are so many new awesome things that I’ve been a fanatic about nowadays. Some of these things might actually bring some new kind of content on my social media and blogging platforms, so read on if you … More Latest Foodie Obsessions 2 (with an Earth Angel Pantry Review)
Well this is somewhat……shocking? Recently an experiment with mice revealed that a low protein, high carbohydrate diet could provide the same metabolic, blood sugar and cholesterol benefits as a 40% calorie restricted diet, despite eating a higher quantity of food. The mice did not gain weight and improved their levels of lipids, insulin, glucagon, and … More Are Carbs the New Protein?
As you can see by the title, I can finally do it! Yes, starting next Sunday, I will officially start eating a wholesome plant-based diet. This is, of course, not permanent and will probably end in a week or so, because I will inevitably be around meat to the extent where people will force-feed animal … More Plant-Based Experiment
Ah, fifth grade: toaster waffles every morning. Homestyle, buttermilk or chocolate chip if I was ever feeling luxurious. Always drenched in maple syrup; oh yeah, and fruit to make it “healthy”. Let’s take a moment of silence to watch this commercial. Remind you of childhood, too? It’s weird how our greatest nightmares seem so innocent at … More Paleo Eggo Waffles
I recently uploaded this picture on Instagram because this was a very important moment–for me at least! Look, I know my captions are short and cute, but I really feel I need to say more in this case. Weird enough but I heard that people tend to like the catchier phrases and repel from eloquence. I … More I Ate my First Pasture-Raised Egg. And I’m Never Going Back.