Balsamic Brussels Sprouts and quinoa—-Vegan Meals for 1!

I found myself the other night with no child and no boyfriend at my house! I try to cook every night, and try to make my meals healthy for my family. We try to eat vegan at least 3 nights a week, mostly for environmental reasons. There are reasons for hunting and meat eating IContinue reading “Balsamic Brussels Sprouts and quinoa—-Vegan Meals for 1!”

My 4 steps of Self Motivation

I know sometimes it gets hard to even get out of bed. It feels easier to give up and lose yourself rather than fight. But putting in effort doesn’t have to be the most difficult thing in the world. I’m sure you’ve heard the phrase “fake it till you make it” and it sounds likeContinue reading “My 4 steps of Self Motivation”

Failing forward

Life can get extremely discouraging. Sometimes no matter what you are doing things don’t seem to go your way. Especially after a tragedy, no matter how minor, can send your thoughts cascading into the abyss where it’s so hard to crawl out of. And once your thoughts turn dark then the light parts of yourContinue reading “Failing forward”

How picking up a hula-hoop changed my body

In April of 2017 I picked up a hula hoop with intention of learning how to hoop dance! I bought myself a hoop and started feverishly watching videos online of how to do things. On top of it all I joined an Instagram challenge that required doing different styles of tricks every day. I hadContinue reading “How picking up a hula-hoop changed my body”

Having Health Problems

Anyone who knows me knows I practically grew up in a hospital. Not because I was ever sick, my mother has had several hernia surgeries, almost died from a tooth infection, had a full hysterectomy due to cervical cancer, the hormone replacement therapy gave her pancreatitis which has her in the hospital every couple years,Continue reading “Having Health Problems”