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{ Being a Savvy Shopper }

Being a Savvy Shopper

A $10 shirt? Yes, please! $20 jeans? I’ll take three! A $15 dress? Amazing! But in reality, not so amazing. Inexpensive clothes have become so readily available and what we now call ‘Fast fashion’* is dominating the market that it’s really hard to say no to getting more pieces for the same price of one… Read more »

{ The Truth About Your Wedding Day }

Our wedding day was one of the most memorable days of our lives. And it wasn’t because of the gorgeous floral arrangements or feeling like a princess in my dress. Our wedding day was special because it was a precious moment for us to share with our family and friends. Before we started planning the… Read more »

{ The Simple Trick to Reach Your Health Goals }

After going through an extremely stressful period in my life, I gained 30 lbs, which has taken me 4 years to lose most of it. It’s only been in the last year that there has been the biggest transformation, which has happened thanks to one fundamental shift. I have finally almost reached my health goals and I… Read more »

{ Being Selfish…The Right Way }

The most important relationship that you will ever have in your life is with yourself. Many religious and spiritual practices offer guidelines and practices by which someone can develop that relationship. Ultimately, it’s about knowing yourself as an individual, growing and becoming a better person every day. But one thing that we tend to forget… Read more »

{ Breakfast Coconut Chia Pudding }

Experimenting in the kitchen and trying new recipes is a great way to tune out at the end of a long day at work, but also a great way to explore alternative cooking methods. I’ve loved trying vegan recipes lately, since I get an upset stomach when I eat meat and dairy products (I’m lactose intolerant)…. Read more »

Food { Chocolate Almond Energy Balls }

Since my vegan challenge, I’ve been drawn towards vegan recipes. This recipe for Nutella breakfast cookie dough had me at Nutella. Chocolate and hazelnut is hands down my favorite flavor combination. Ask my best friend, Alexandra: she used to bribe me with a Nutella sandwich to go over to her place after school. It worked almost… Read more »