On a lot of blogs I read, I notice that many girls, and even guys, share their stories on how they once had a terrible relationship with eating and said that they had eating disorders. Many post on their blogs, others make YouTube videos documenting their story. The horrors of their bodies lying in hospital … More Tuesday Thoughts: Can You Self-Diagnose an Eating Disorder?
I don’t think I’m the only one who deals with this, but I feel as if I’m cursed with the fact that every week, I will deal with a bad workout. The day is always anonymous too–sometimes it’s on a Wednesday, other times it’s on a Sunday, et cetera. I will start exercising, continue on … More Why it’s Okay to Not Always Have a Good Workout
Twelve hours from now, I will be eighteen years-old–a grown woman, an adult, a true independent. It’s more than about time for me to share probably one of the most important parts of my whole entire life–and I’m not even out of school yet! It sounds completely insane for me to think so, but it really is. … More December 8th: My Story to Weight Loss, Health and Confidence
It’s very interesting when I hear people say the following: “I’ll be happy when I get married, have kids and buy a new home when I’m thirty.” “I want happiness!” “I’ll wait until Thanksgiving to be grateful.” My question is…why wait? Why find a reason to worry? Recently, my mother got into a car accident. As … More How to Discover Gratitude
There were times when people thought I was too fat to be fit. I remember telling someone I really wanted a motivational gym tank that said “Get Sweaty”, “Train Insane”, etc., and that person responded: “I don’t think that’s a good idea. You don’t look like the fit type.” That moment crushed my soul. At that time, I went … More “Fit” is Not a Size
Sometimes a special someone enters my bedroom as I perform a plank. That special someone gives me a longing look for attention with beautiful, lovely hazel eyes, comes closer to me and our noses touch. Then that someone gives me a kiss on the lips. A big n’ wet, kibbly, slobbery one. PSYCHE! Not a lot … More My Fuzzy Chocolate Chip Companion
Little did I know that I’d be awarded for a second time! Thank you, Naomi of Choose Happy blog (check out her Creative Blogger post, BTW!) for the nomination–I’m honored! For this award, you’re supposed to list five fun facts about yourself and then nominate the bloggers whose creativity you appreciate and let them know about … More Creative Blogger Award!
This is probably one of the hardest ways for me to begin 2015. A lot of you don’t know this but I had an account on the website weighttraining.com to track how many calories I burned per workout session. It ran for about a year. Out of those years I probably used it for 5-6 months worth … More Why I Quit Workout Logging + Other Late New Year’s Resolutions
Farewell, November! Sorry guys, no video this time. I’ve been swamped because of exam prep 😦 I promise that I will try my best to make a December favorites in Hawaii! A YouTube video by the beach? Sounds so cool right? Anyways, onto the favorites! BOOKS The Paleo Kitchen: Finding Primal Joy in Modern Cooking … More November Favorites!