4 Delicious, Cheap, & Easy Vegan Meals

Eating vegan or switching to a plant-based diet can be tough. Between the expensive ingredients, complicated recipes, and food that may not initially be as palatable to newbies, plant-based diets may be hard to handle at first. Here are a few simple, yummy, and budget-friendly meal ideas that I frequently prepare when I need more plants in my life.

5 Steps to a Successful Self-Care Sunday

Self-care has a different meaning for every individual. Hence, "SELF" care. Do whatever makes you feel good, you need and deserve it. For me, Self-care Sunday is a period of a few hours every Sunday evening that I spend on reflection, meditation, and deep grooming that I may not always have time for during the week. This is my guide to the perfect Self-care Sunday, and my Mondays would not be nearly as manageable (or tolerable) without it.

Easy Easter Beauty 3 Ways

Here are 3 easy-to-recreate, cheap, and fun ways to show your Easter/Spring spirit with makeup! Yes it is a bit late but luckily the prevailing themes of Easter and Spring are timeless and rarely change so hopefully this will prove to be useful and interesting every year.

What Happens When You Give up Coffee for a Week?

I didn’t mean any harm. I just had one simple question: Am I addicted to coffee? You may be wondering why I want to know that. You may be wondering how I can even question if I’m addicted to coffee. Like, of course I am! Who isn’t? I conducted this little experiment last week and the results surprised me...But they probably won't surprise you.

Why I’m Not a Full Vegan

I'd say I probably maintain about a 50% plant-based diet. Eating more lean, ethically-sourced meat and animal products helps me feel better, mentally and physically. Despite that, here are some of the pretty simple reasons why I'll never commit to a fully vegan lifestyle.

My 18-step Nighttime Skin Care Routine

How many steps should you have in your skincare routine? Depends on who you ask. Experts and individuals alike will probably tell you that despite there being a list of steps that are generally agreed-upon...the number of products you use on a daily or weekly basis is a personal thing that depends as much on your skin type as your willingness to use a product as often as you should. Here I detail my nightly routine, (as well as spotlighting a few steps I take only once or twice a week), and outline the products I use, how I use them, and why I use so much.