Life, Mental Health

I’M ANXIOUS AND MAYBE YOU ARE TOO

I have had Anxiety all of my life, from my early childhood until now - though I didn't have a name for that feeling, or a formal diagnosis until several years ago. Anxiety is one hell of a thing, it's an incredibly isolating, and often times indescribable feeling. It can make moments that should be… Continue reading I’M ANXIOUS AND MAYBE YOU ARE TOO

Fitness

LOWER BODY WORKOUT

This lower body workout can be done at home or at the gym, and includes active "rest" intervals. I would not recommend this routine for beginners, as it is quite intense and several of the exercises require proper balance and stability. AS ALWAYS: Modify or omit exercises to best suit you. Always use a weight that you feel… Continue reading LOWER BODY WORKOUT

Fitness, Nutrition

MY BIGGEST TIPS FOR WEIGHT LOSS AND HOW TO MAKE A MAINTAINABLE LIFESTYLE CHANGE

YOUR GOALS SHOULD BE SPECIFIC AND REALISTIC Get crystal clear about your goals, and don't be afraid to be as specific as possible. Instead of setting a vague goal to "look better" or "lose weight", define what this means for you. Does it mean to lose 20 pounds, does it mean to lose 3 inches… Continue reading MY BIGGEST TIPS FOR WEIGHT LOSS AND HOW TO MAKE A MAINTAINABLE LIFESTYLE CHANGE

Life

Words On Life, Love, Hurt, and Healing

I've been writing since I was a little girl. And while I don't consider myself to be incredible at it, I love to write, and have found great comfort in it. I also love to read. And in doing so, I've stumbled upon many words over the years that have helped me to feel less… Continue reading Words On Life, Love, Hurt, and Healing

Fitness, Life

Things People Don’t Tell You About Weight Loss

Some things about weight loss are pretty obvious; working out, changing your diet, buying new clothes, yadda yadda. However, throughout the course of my weight loss, I soon discovered that there were some things I didn't know to expect - many of which aren't often spoken about. So, let's talk about them now. (Always keep in mind… Continue reading Things People Don’t Tell You About Weight Loss