What I Eat in a Day

It’s so important to have balance in life, especially when trying to lose weight. Your “diet” shouldn’t be so restrictive that you feel the need to binge or justify eating something “bad”. This is why I don’t agree with a lot of the popular diets out there nowadays. It is extremely important you get the…

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One Month Update

Though I’ve started this health journey many months ago, I only recently began to see real changes. I feel so much better and healthier, I am way more motivated than ever before, and my secret is simple. I stopped focusing on cardio and started doing strength training. Not only do I burn way more calories,…

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Non-Restrictive Eating Habits

Diet culture can be dangerous. I’ve fallen into the low-carb, low-calorie trap multiple times throughout my life, but it took me until this year to realize I don’t have to restrict like that! I finally allowed myself to stop meticulously counting calories and just eat healthy 85% of the time. I’ve also started doing strength…

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Getting Back to Nature

For me, exploring nature is one of the most peaceful, relaxing activities I can do. It helps to clear my head of any stress from the week before and allows me to have a fresh start for the week ahead. I usually explore somewhere near my house every weekend at least once! These pictures were…

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Thursday Thoughts: Stress Management

Sometimes I’m just stressed. There’s no avoiding it no matter what I try. Being in a relationship, work, the dog, the commute….everything feels like it piles up until I finally break. I’m still trying to find the best solution to manage my stress, but here are a few things I’ve been working on. Accountability It…

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Mid-Week Thoughts

2021 started off very productively. I was in my routine, I was exercising daily, I was excited and ready to go…and then February happened. I have no idea what actually happened this month to make me lose focus – whether it was the stress of my boss catching COVID, the impending doom feeling of running…

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