February 13, 2019
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Greek Steak Tacos with Tzatziki

These Greek Steak Tacos with Tzatziki are incredibly satisfying which means they are the perfect blend of filling and tasty. One of the main strategies I use to eat healthily in a consistent manner is the law of satisfaction. When we eat with satisfaction in mind, we choose foods that both fill us up physically and satisfy our tastebuds. We are less likely to snack on processed foods when we are satisfied, and we are more likely to feel fuller for longer.
February 6, 2019
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5 Words That Helped Me Finally Enforce My Boundaries

As an outgoing introvert, I’ve always struggled with setting boundaries around my time and energy. Knowing my physical and mental limits hasn’t come naturally, and the costs of not knowing my limits have been extreme exhaustion, stress, burnout, resentment and […]
December 27, 2018
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4 Muscle Building Exercises You Can Do With A Single Dumbbell

I love simple, effective workouts. Perhaps it's the fact that I want my workouts to be an opportunity to rest my mind and get more in tune with my body. The less equipment, the better. Easier set up? I'm in! A super effective, challenging total body workout with a single dumbbell? Yessss, please.
December 14, 2018
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The 18 Healing + Growth Inducing Books I Read in 2018

When I first began this blog in 2014 as a place to share my healthy eating and exercise insights, I never imagined that healing would become a main theme in my work. I'd always felt that exercise was a fabulous instigator for personal growth, but healing? In 2014 I didn't have much to heal from so it wasn't a topic that was on my personal or professional horizon when I began to write and share my life on social media. But sometimes life has plans that take us down a path we would never expect.