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199 by 27: New Years Fitness Goals

199 by 27: New Years Fitness Goals

As part of my goal of getting in the best shape of my life this year, I am jump starting it by actively attempting to lose 30 lbs by February 9, which is my 27th birthday. When I say I want to get in the […]

Goals, Plans and Habits: 2017

Goals, Plans and Habits: 2017

Let me be the first to say that 2016 was not a good year for me, emotionally. I usually don’t dwell on things like this, but 2016 feels like it went by fast, but knocked everything to hell, like a toddler and a table full […]

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 […]

Celebrating Winter Solstice and Christmas Traditions

Celebrating Winter Solstice and Christmas Traditions

Winter solstice is an astronomical phenomenon marking the shortest day and the longest night of the year. Worldwide, interpretation of the event has varied across cultures, but many have held a recognition of rebirth, involving holidays, festivals, gatherings, rituals or other celebrations around that time. […]

Coconut Oil: 4 Ways to Use it Before 9am

Coconut Oil: 4 Ways to Use it Before 9am

Coconut oil is such a beneficial part of my daily life, I use it for cooking, my body, and for my dog. I buy the organic kind from whatever store has it for the cheapest price at that time, typically Vitamin Shoppe or Sprouts. Here […]

December Monthly Tarot Spread

December Monthly Tarot Spread

December is a month of renewal, love and personal transformation. It’s the perfect time to get your thoughts and affairs in order to get ready for the energy that comes with the New Year. December Tarot Spread Week 1: The Death card symbolizes things coming […]

My Favorite Podcasts to Listen to

My Favorite Podcasts to Listen to

I only got into listening to podcasts this year. I know I’m late to the party! Since I typically have about an hour commute each way everyday, I got into listening to podcasts. My current list has a few new listens and a few that […]

Detoxing and Your Gut Health

Detoxing and Your Gut Health

After a long holiday weekend, I’m sure many of you, like me, are feeling bloated, constipated, and sluggish after an abundance of heavy dairy, alcohol, and fat filled dishes this weekend. This comes into play especially if you don’t typically eat these kinds of things. […]

Keep the Weight Off Naturally at Thanksgiving

Keep the Weight Off Naturally at Thanksgiving

We all know it’s probably going to happen, and we all dread it. Weight gain is probably going to happen. That extra squishy 10 lbs or so we gain between Thanksgiving and Christmas. We hate it, but it feels unavoidable, right? Well, it can be […]

How to Regain and Increase Your Positive Energy

How to Regain and Increase Your Positive Energy

I did a one-card pull for today and got the Queen of Wands. This card is all about inner strength, light, warmth and luck. For some of us, this week has drained a lot of that out of us, which can manifest physically and emotionally. […]