Natural Skin Care Routine | Fixing My Skin | Heal Top Review

Thanks to my Pinterest account, I was graciously contacted by Heal Top to test out their Heal Top Clear Skin Kit. So here we go! A few things to note at first: The kit includes 3 products: Retail is $69.90 Olive Oil Facial Cleanser  (it cleans your skin without stripping it of natural oils and making your skin feel…

Life Changing Weight Loss Tip

Where do I start? Well, I have a treadmill now. BUT before you roll your eyes and think this is another unrealistic-run-until-you-pass-out blog post give me a chance. What changed in my fitness life since getting a treadmill? I started telling myself to just walk on the treadmill for 5-10 minutes every morning. It’s seriously that simple,…

Quick Flavorful Cilantro Sauce

Where do I begin? I had a ton of cilantro from my garden and I had no idea what to do with all of it! I decided to make this super quick and flavorful cilantro sauce! I actually ended up adding a little too much water, so it was pretty liquid-y, but it worked out nicely to…

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…

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…

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?…

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…

Milestone Achieved: Down 45 Pounds, Only 10 More To Go

I didn’t realize it right away, but today I reached a milestone goal in my weight loss adventure. If you haven’t read my previous weight loss story, it’s here. Anywho, now that you’re caught up on my weight loss journey I can get into this milestone! This morning I weighed in at 134.5 pounds (or…

Healthy Holiday: Caramel Cheesecake Dip

I love cooking, especially for holidays because I see it as a challenge. I try to make something healthy, without anyone noticing too much of a difference. So this post is all about a healthy holiday dessert I made! I decided to do something a little different, which is why this cheesecake was turned into…