Diary from the inner Fat Kid in me (when you want to try whole 30 but don’t want to cut out alcohol for a month)

  Today was the first day of my “modified” version of the Whole 30 diet. A friend of mine who trudged through the real thing helped me figure out which food groups I was allowed to eat (as well as allowing me to drink 2x per week - THANK GOD) and I set a goal … Continue reading Diary from the inner Fat Kid in me (when you want to try whole 30 but don’t want to cut out alcohol for a month)

June Favorites

June came in pretty cold for New Englanders but it’s finally starting to feel nice and seasonal and with that I’m looking at my new and old favorites that I bring out during the calm, hot months of summer! Clothing As some of you saw in my last article, I recently went to Old Navy … Continue reading June Favorites

Out With the Old in With the New

I recently went through my closet and donated, I would say, about 20 pounds worth of clothing. This was clothing that I’ve accumulated through the past 6 or 7 years. We’re talking clothes from 12th grade. I know. If I’m being honest, I’m one of those people who is personally connected to my clothes and what … Continue reading Out With the Old in With the New

Easy Peasy Health Tips for Your Whole Self

I’ve recently taken the time to really think about how I’m keeping myself healthy. If you asked me a year ago I’d tell you I somehow maintain an “okay” physique with little to no effort besides the praising of God for my genetics. Looking at pictures of my past self I realize now that I … Continue reading Easy Peasy Health Tips for Your Whole Self

5 Reasons to Definitely Be Happy

I know this is a post you’ve seen before. If I’m being honest I either always scroll past them or read them thinking it will actually make me feel better and I end up a bit disappointed. It’s been a stressful week at work and I realized that eating copious amounts of candy and unhealthy … Continue reading 5 Reasons to Definitely Be Happy

Working on May Insecurities

It’s a brand new month and it just happens to be one of my favorites. Recently I’ve been feeling unusually insecure for myself; picking apart all the pieces of my physical and emotional self that I feel are less than ideal. I would like to start a new monthly post. This is where I will … Continue reading Working on May Insecurities

Turning Around Your Bad Day

Last week was a really bad week which resulted in me going home from work on Monday and feeling pretty bummed out. Looking at it from the right perspective it wasn’t really that bad at all but there were issues with work, my family, and relationships. All together, I was upset, stressed out, frustrated and … Continue reading Turning Around Your Bad Day