Active, adventure, wellness

What It Means To Be Healthy

"It's called the South Beach Fat Flush, and all you drink is cranberry juice for 72 hours." - Regina George from Mean Girls This is the world we live in. People going on fad diets, cleanses, detoxes, and fasts to look a certain way. This is what people think it means to be healthy. As… Continue reading What It Means To Be Healthy

Active, food, nutrition, wellness

Ditch the Resolutions

Okay, I know what you're thinking...so hear me out... It's a new year, you wanna make a new you! You write down your New Year's resolutions in an old notebook you have lying around your house and suddenly, you're super motivated for the upcoming year. "I'm gonna work out every day.  I'm going to eat… Continue reading Ditch the Resolutions

Active, nutrition, self love, wellness

My Tri-Experience

Heart racing. Legs shaking. Muscles pumping. Sweat beading. Those are all attributes of a race, my friends. I have completed numerous 5k’s, 8k’s and 2 half marathons…the next race on my list was a triathlon. I wanted to do one for years, but I just recently got a road bike and was able to fulfill… Continue reading My Tri-Experience

nutrition, self love, wellness

Quit Body Shaming Yourself

Hey, everyone! This week's blog is going to get a little personal. I have wanted to write about body image for a while now, as it is such an issue in today's world. This is especially tough for me, as I have struggled with body image my whole life and continue to struggle with it… Continue reading Quit Body Shaming Yourself

nature, spiritual, wellness

What Kind of Tree are You?

I had a professor, one very near and dear to my heart, ask us this question in class last quarter.  "If you were a tree, what kind would you be and why?" That is an interesting question, and one that I have never thought about.   I would like to think of myself as some really extraordinary,… Continue reading What Kind of Tree are You?