I stumbled upon this while scrolling through facebook this evening, and it resonated deeply with me. I have been focused a lot on myself this year and have struggled with feeling selfish over it. I spent a majority of last year and the year prior putting others needs before mine. Especially my other half- he… Continue reading Self-Care
Good morning and happy Saturday! I hope everyone had an amazing week. This morning I came across this quote and it immediately resonated with me: I have touched on this slightly before, but I think it is extremely important to reiterate. I myself have struggled with comparing my life to others. At almost 25, there… Continue reading Your Life Is Your Own!
Over the last two years I tried (unsuccessfully) many times to get healthy again. Each time I would fail within a week or two and go right back to eating terrible and moving around as little as possible. I'd get very depressed and felt like a total failure. As I begin week 5 of a… Continue reading Self Acceptance
I am absolutely overjoyed that our cruise is less than a month away! But despite my excitement, I found myself a little upset as I am a bit heavier than I was last year on vacation. Trying on the current shorts/swimsuits I own and not fitting in them was kind of a low blow. I… Continue reading Love Yourself
I'm always keepin' it real with you guys, so I thought I'd share this. I had a wonderful day with my awesome friends yesterday. My good friend is getting married next summer and we went on a hunt for our bridesmaid dresses. As much as I was super excited for this, I also felt a… Continue reading Weight
I ordered this book on Amazon a few weeks ago and just finished it the other day. I like self-help books, especially ones filled with humor and realistic examples. This is by far my favorite (along with You Are A Badass). One thing this book likes its readers to to is create a list of… Continue reading A Book Worth Reading
Embracing my body has never been one of my strong suits. I was your average kid up until about age 10 when I "plumped" up a bit. I didn't think anything of it until I started to get picked on by the popular crowd. I can remember running home and locking myself in my room… Continue reading Body Positivity Week