{ Being Selfish…The Right Way }

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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 »

{ To vegan or not vegan? }

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Coming from a Persian background, a meal is incomplete without a generous portion of meat. In fact, most Persians will not comprehend why someone would choose NOT to eat meat. But after struggling with digestion issues, I knew I had to make a drastic change in my lifestyle because my condition was just getting worse…. Read more »

{ Homemade Facial Wipes }

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After watching The Human Experiment documentary, I’m not gonna lie, I was a bit scared. I tried to replace that fear with educating myself about the steps that I can take in my life to try and eliminate chemicals wherever possible. I decided to move towards more natural products, whether it’s beauty products or household cleaning products…. Read more »

{ The Key to Transform your Life }

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The key to transform your life

A new year, new goals, new dreams. It’s been over a month since many of us set goals and resolutions. But the reality is that we don’t always follow through on the objectives that we set. I’m here to be that kick in the butt to remind you of your goals, and offer the key… Read more »

{ Breakfast Coconut Chia Pudding }

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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 »

Lifestyle { Celebrate Life }

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Today is my birthday. Even though I’m a shy person, I can’t deny that the attention and overload of love is heartwarming. But I’ve realized that in the last couple of years, I have created my own tradition to celebrate my birthday. And it’s not a celebration in a traditional sense of the term. The… Read more »

Beauty { Top 5 High-End Products Worth Buying }

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Whether it’s for fashion or beauty, it’s worth spending a bit more money for better quality, that will last longer and look better. I prefer having one or two amazing pieces, rather than 10 pieces that will fall apart within a few months. Spend a bit more on one purchase, and in the long-run, you… Read more »

Food { Chocolate Almond Energy Balls }

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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 »

Food { Chia Seed Breakfast Pudding }

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My vegan health challenge for 22-days went so much better than anticipated. I learned new recipes, which I’m excited about, like this breakfast chia seed pudding, perfect for a hot summer morning. I was a bit hesitant to try this recipe because of what it looks like, but it’s delicious! I love finding easy, quick… Read more »

Food { 22-Day Revolution | Week 3 }

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I did it: I was fully vegan for 22 days! It has been an interesting and eye-opening experience, and I’m so happy that I was able to do it fully. I was able to learn a lot about my previous eating habits as well as what my body tolerates less. The overall experience has been… Read more »