1. 3Apr

    52 Ways to Love Your Body More! – week #45

    Our homes should be a place of retreat and relaxation. We need safe spaces so that we can recharge in order to face the world head on and accomplish our goals. Decorate your space with things that remind you that you are powerful and loved. This can be as simple as dedicating a single room or corner of a room to decompress. Here are some...
  2. 29Mar

    3 Times Being Hangry Got Me in Trouble

    As the Food Mood Girl, I wish I was somehow excluded from the symptoms caused by being hangry. However, as a human, sometimes I get busy and forget to eat, which as we know, often leads to hanger episodes. And, at times, I may have been too hangry for my own good. Luckily, I have not been arrested for hangry outbursts, but the feeling of...
  3. 28Mar

    52 Ways to Love Your Body More! – week #44

      Send a little love note to a stranger! When we encourage others and spread love, we are able to love ourselves more too. Write your note as if you are writing it to yourself – highlight all the things that you would need or want to hear if you were having a bad day. Who knows,┬ámaybe you’ll even make a new friend!
  4. 23Mar

    Gluten-Free Earl Grey Tea Cookies

    Sometimes when I decide to create something in the kitchen, I just get a burst of inspiration, an intense craving, or a memory of the time I was eating a certain food. These tea cookies were a combination of those three things. I first had tea cookies as a kid. I remember my grandma, who was, and still is, an avid tea drinker, would buy...
  5. 19Mar

    52 Ways to Love Your Body More! – week #43

    Treat yo’ self! Buy some flowers to freshen up your space, and don’t forget to write yourself a love note to go with them – because you deserve it!
  6. 16Mar

    Not Your Average Spaghetti Recipe

    Spaghetti was a staple meal in my family’s house. It was quick, easy, and didn’t take much thought to put together. However, it usually left me overstuffed, anxious, and tired. After I discovered the aptly named spaghetti squash, I could continue to eat this comforting meal without feeling groggy and anxious! This squash has the look and feel of spaghetti with all the veggie-goodness nutrients...
  7. 12Mar

    52 Ways to Love Your Body More! – week #42

    Love your body this week by expressing gratitude. Who has made a huge impact on your life? Maybe it was a neighbor, teacher, or family member. Maybe it was just a friend when you really needed them. Take a moment today to express gratitude for that person, and let them know that they’ve made a difference in your life. When we spread positivity and gratitude...
  8. 12Mar

    Extra Energy Bars Recipe

    Ever experience a midday crash? The one that leaves you hangering for a candy bar or a soda from the vending machine? Homemade energy bars are a perfect solution. Eat them for breakfast for an energizing morning that will keep you sustained all day (plus they’re a great grab n’ go!). Or, have some on hand for a midday snack to keep you from crashing....
  9. 7Mar

    52 Ways to Love Your Body More! – week #41

      Writing can be a great way to connect with someone who you admire. It could be a friend, or mentor, or even someone famous that you look up to. Make sure to thank them for the differences they’ve made in your life. Open up this conversation as a way to continue to spread joy to those around you!
  10. 4Mar

    52 Ways to Love Your Body More! – week #40

    When we love ourselves, we spread that love to others! Last week’s body love challenge was about turning off those negative things we say about ourselves. This week, take it one step further and turn off negative thoughts toward other people. Can you create positive vibes to others all day today? Try it out!