Where Have I Been? Life Update

Let’s start with the big news – I’M ENGAGED! I am completely over-the-moon, excited, happy, loving life and put my blog and youtube on the side, for now. That doesn’t mean I’ve put my weight loss to the side! I’m currently still meal prepping weekly and I’m sitting around 126-127lbs – which is down 53-54lbs…

3 Reasons NOT to Freak Out After Binge Eating

First off, I think I should make it clear binge eating can look like many things. It can be hopping in your car and going through 3 different drive-throughs because you have 1 craving or because you feel like you deserve it. It can be ordering a whole pizza and finishing it (or most of…

When College Ends: Next Steps

When College finally ends Well, this is bittersweet.. I just finished college. After five long grueling years – I’m done. I didn’t get a masters degree, just a bachelor’s with 18 months of work experience – which is why it took five years. Now what? Well, clearly I’m job hunting – which is no fun. As…

Dr. Brandt Influenster VoxBox Skin Care Hits and Misses

A while ago I posted about the VoxBox Influenster sent to me to review some Dr. Brandt skin care products. Well, the time has come that I have an opinion on some products. After giving this a ton of thought, I am deciding to write this post only about the two things I tried that really stuck…

VoxBox Unboxing: Dr. Brandt Edition

This month was super exciting. Why? Because Influenster sent me a complimentary VoxBox to test out some Dr. Brandt products. I’ve never tried Dr. Brandt products because they are pretty expensive high-end. Before I continue, I just wanted you to know I also have a youtube video of the unboxing here. You can see the…

7 Tips: Eating Healthy At Restaurants

Before we get into eating healthy at restaurants, you should know: These are the exact tips I have used to lose weight and keep it off. Oh, how much weight did I lose? Find out here or give this a skim. 1. Check the menu before you go Eating healthy at restaurants doesn’t have to be difficult! I…

3 Things Nobody Wants To Hear When They Lose Weight

1. Why are you losing weight? You look fine. Thanks, I think? I know people intend for this to be a compliment, but it’s just so strange. I’ve been told this and all I say back is “Thanks, I just know where I want to be and I’m not there yet in terms of my weight.”…

Starting Your Fitness Journey: 5 Tips You Need To Know

Your fitness or weight loss journey will differ from most people you meet, and a ton of people you meet who want to lose weight or get healthy will quit. Don’t let any of this impact you. Stick to your plan! But, what is your plan? Where do you start? How do you start? 1. What’s the point?…

8 Things Nobody Tells You About Wisdom Teeth Removal Surgery

I literally JUST had my wisdom teeth removed 5 days ago, and there are tons of things nobody tells you about getting your wisdom teeth removed. It’s crazy! I’ll try to keep this short, sweet, and not too graphic. 1. You will have holes in your gums for weeks! Everything I read online mentioned being able to eat…

Balancing Health & Sanity: Cheat Meals

I’m just diving into this.. balancing healthy eating and sanity are literally not a big deal! I know it sounds hard to balance everything, but you can do it! I know too many friends who decide they’re going to lose weight, get fit, eat healthy, all that jazz and they go balls to the wall. Well, good for…