I've always loved to read books. The first time (yes, first time) I read The Hunger Games trilogy, I read them in 3 days. I usually read books quickly. But in 2016, I slowed down a bit in my reading game. I suspect that completing a yoga teacher training had something to do with this, but … Continue reading Receive.

What Vegetarianism Is Not

Hello, lovelies! Today's post will be short but sweet. Ever since starting this blog, I tossed around the idea of getting published on other sites, magazines, and other written word platforms. I was unsure of where to start and seriously lacking the confidence to do this. So, I just continued to write posts for my … Continue reading What Vegetarianism Is Not

Cutting Out Sugar: My Week With Lemons in My Hot Tea

Hello, lovelies! A few months ago I wrote about my struggle with sugar consumption. I am definitely addicted to that sweet stuff. Just writing about it now is causing me to feel the comfort of biting in to a treat. It really does cause something akin to comfort, doesn't it? I can picture myself biting … Continue reading Cutting Out Sugar: My Week With Lemons in My Hot Tea

Sugar Bender Into Spring

Confession: I have not done well on my cutting back on sugar goal. Last week I wrote about cutting back significantly on my sugar intake. This week was not the best testament to that goal. I started out really strong. I had a chai tea latte Monday morning and vowed that would be my only … Continue reading Sugar Bender Into Spring

Spring Cleaning My Relationship with Sugar

Hello, lovelies! It officially feels like spring here. We had a full week of rain and storms but there is now lots of green and blue skies! It's warming up but there's still a breeze and lots of flowers. It's beautiful. Spring always gets me in the mood to re-evaluate my goals. If you're a … Continue reading Spring Cleaning My Relationship with Sugar

Vegan “Oreo” Cake

Chocolate cake. It's one of the world's most simple pleasures. When you take a bite of a delicious, moist, sweet, chocolate cake? Oh, that's a great moment. I have always loved to bake. I can remember helping my mom make chocolate chip cookies and brownies and cakes growing up. I never really was interested in … Continue reading Vegan “Oreo” Cake