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This Week in Pictures

This Week in Pictures

Trader Joe’s Haul with my RX bar fix. I would buy them more often but they are expensive! I also bought SPF moisturizer because I try to be really diligent about sun protection in the spring and summer months (I live in Georgia). Avocado on […]

Easy Easter Carrot Cake

Easy Easter Carrot Cake

Carrot cake for Easter dessert is a tradition for me and my family. It’s delicious and super simple to make, especially for me, as I don’t consider myself a baker, but I’m trying. Everyone likes it and it’s semi-healthy (you know, cuz of the carrots, […]

10 Natural Diet and Beauty Changes I Have Made

10 Natural Diet and Beauty Changes I Have Made

Here are a few ways that I have changed my lifestyle to live one that is more chemical free and natural. I hope if you have not explored them, that you will consider it. Feel free to ask me any questions you may have. Natural […]

Parasite Cleanse Day 3-5

The last few days I felt fine, and actually lost another 2 lbs. The taste of the parasite liquid has actually become bearable, and I have not craved any sweets or meat. I also notice that I sleep better and do not feel as bloated […]

Parasite Cleanse Day 1 Recap

Parasite Cleanse Day 1 Recap

Yesterday I embarked on a parasite cleanse to rid my body of anything that isn’t supposed to be in there, as well as to flush out the extra candida that has been causing me issues recently. I am starting to think that I may have […]

Lemon Lavender Pound Cake

Lemon Lavender Pound Cake

Lemon Lavender Pound Cake Ingredients 2 sticks salted butter 1/2 cup vegetable shortening 3 cups sugar 5 eggs 3 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1 cup milk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoon lavender extract 1 tablespoon lemon zest 1 tablespoon lemon juice […]

The 12 Best Foods For Gut Health According To Doctors

The 12 Best Foods For Gut Health According To Doctors

From Mind Body Green We talk a lot around here about the importance of a healthy gut—it affects everything from anxiety to bloat to energy levels to acne. We reached out to some of the best functional medicine doctors in the country to find exactly […]

Cascara: Why I’m Digging the New Starbucks Latte

Cascara: Why I’m Digging the New Starbucks Latte

Starbucks just release the Cascara Latte. I tried it yesterday for the first time and I like it. It’s not super sweet which is a plus for me, while also still packing the caffeinated punch I need. Here’s a little more info about it. What […]

Easy Low-Carb Cabbage Soup

Easy Low-Carb Cabbage Soup

Carbs are my downfall. Lately I have been trying to figure out ways to decrease the amount I eat. Pinterest is a great resource for recipes and food options for pretty much any diet you are attempting to try. I reworked a cabbage soup recipe […]

Ludacris Chicken and Beer Restaurant Review

Ludacris Chicken and Beer Restaurant Review

Ludacris opened his restaurant Chicken + Beer this month at the Hartsfield Airport in Concourse D near gate D5. It’s  named after his third album. I stopped in before my flight a couple of days ago. I have been wanting to try it since it just […]