Welcome!! My hope for this blog is to advocate a healthy diet as well as inspire young women (or whoever might be reading) to love yourself through thick and thin. Unlike most lifestyle blogs that are also dedicated to this, I hope to give y’all someone to relate to, someone to share your journey with, and someone who doesn’t leave out the hard parts. First off, let me tell you my story…
About a year ago my family and I made a substantial change to our diet. We committed to eliminating processed foods and instead focused on eating all organic/natural foods. I began to develop a passion for healthy eating and loved everything that came along with it!! I noticed that I felt exceptionally better when I ate things that actually fed my body (vegetables, fruits, whole grains) rather than the packaged junk I was used to eating on a regular basis.
I began to read up on many blogs that were dedicated to healthy eating (which many of them are very helpful don’t get me wrong) however, I was always looking for something relatable. Most of them offered tips, recipes, and fun food finds but were not very applicable to the average person, nor did they elaborate on some everyday struggles people may have with eating healthfully. Therefore, I want to offer y’all a blog based on my life (what I eat and the struggles that I go through) in hopes that you don’t knock yourself down for not living up to extreme expectations. Because let’s be real…who hasn’t overeaten, or been stuck in a place where there isn’t any great options as far as good, healthy food goes??? The answer is NO ONE. Do NOT think you are the only one, and do not beat yourself up when these things happen.
On this blog you can expect: food diaries (the good, the bad, and the ugly), inspirational pictures and quotes, food and restaurant finds, posts related to balancing a healthy lifestyle, and whatever else comes to mind!!!
Hope y’all enjoy!