I can tell you that once, not too long ago, maybe even this time last year, I was ashamed of everything about my body, and I hated the way I looked. Every stretch mark and scar that adorned my belly and thighs and ass were like the faded lashings of an angry master. The way my boobs looked was unappealing to me, and I seemed to carry weight in my face like I carried shame on my back. I hid myself in baggy clothes, willing myself to lose 50 lbs overnight, so I could wake up happy and begin living. It never happened. Until one day, finally, it did... [cont. reading]
I'm here today with a fun little lifestyle post: an under $20 mini-haul I copped at Family Dollar on Wednesday. No, I did not specifically go there for unnecessary bullshit for myself. I went there because I had just come from a Dollar Tree where they had neither the toilet paper nor the deodorant selections that I needed to purchase. Come to think of it, they didn't have the body wash I needed, either...[cont. reading...]
I will say that I've become much more confident as a blogger. When I first started, I was scouring the internet for tips on how to become a better blogger, have a bigger blog, ensure more traffic and people actually reading my posts in their entirety. My first year as a blogger has taught me that these things can't be fretted over, or you'll lose it. At least, that's how it was for me. I learned to not care if my posts were too long, because that's the length I felt like writing. I had to stop worrying if my topics weren't interesting, because they are what interested me and what I enjoyed writing about... [cont. reading...]
Here is a simple and quick slow cooker recipe for my delicious and filling black bean sweet potato chili. It is vegan, healthy, easy to make, and cheap too, so you and your wallet can stay full and comforted on those cold winter days~
Quite simply, here are some of my goals and resolutions for 2018—ranging from work to health to happiness and everything in between~
This is my easy recipe for delicious, healthy, vegan, raw Cranberry Orange Mini Cheesecakes, a perfect dessert for any holiday party or just because~
Here is my easy recipe for vegan pumpkin spice mini muffins—an adorable and autumnal, delicate and delectable, perfect breakfast, snack, dessert, or treat for any fall foodie out there. These are completely vegan, plant-based, and cruelty-free, and they are fairly healthy as well so don’t be afraid to bake up a batch and pop them all~
I was tagged by Misabella to do the "Perfectly Imperfect" tag, created by Aqsa Says What. Click here to read my answers about inspiration and self-love 🙏🏼💕
My first fall recipe of this season 🍑🍂Harvest Peach & Walnut Chia Pudding🍂🍑 Healthy, vegan, plant-based, organic, easy, and absolutely delicious autumn breakfast, lunch, or snack for you to try~ 🍂🍑🍂🍑🍂
Just a chat with my readers to catch up ☕️ 🍂 ❤️
My review of this perfect-for-fall Peter Lamas Naturals Exfoliating Pumpkin Facial Scrub 🎃
🍂🍁 My first fall makeup look of the year, it's my "Changing Leaves" project for my monochromatic fall makeup trend series.
Reviewing Shea Moisture Superfruit Multivitamin Renewal Peel Pads, Crème, and Eye Cream w/ Grapefruit Seed Oil & Lotus Seed Extract
Having trouble fitting relaxation and "Me Time" into each and every day (or week)? Well I'm here to help with this simple list of 10 Easy and Free Ways to Relax! All of these can be done in the comfort of your own home 👍🏼🙏🏼
Read here to get the recipe for an easy DIY all-natural skin care mask that's combines anti-aging treatment, soothing hydration, smoothing exfoliation, and long-term protection, plus more, all in one. This is my special homemade Oatmeal Agave Aloe Face Mask for your very own facial at home!