Self Love

The Beautifully Ugly Truth About Stretch Marks

I am only 21 years old. I do not have any children. I have never been pregnant, yet I still have plenty of stretch marks. I felt bad because I didn't even have a reason or story behind my marks besides that I gained a lot of weight very quickly.

Self Love

Love Yo’ Self 

Lately I have been feeling amazing, but sometimes I don't. People have told me, "Wow you look amazing, I wish I had your body." I love hearing that, and don't get me wrong, I do love my body too, most of the time.

health · Recipes

Strawberry Smoothie Bowl

I obviously love fresh fruit recipes. I just can't get over how pretty they look and how good they taste, so I can't help but share another!  This smoothie bowl took about 5 minutes to prepare, and it kept me full and satisfied until dinner time.  I noticed while tracking my macros that I have… Continue reading Strawberry Smoothie Bowl

health · Recipes

When In Doubt Roast It

It is no secret that I am no master chef, although I think I do a pretty ok job. When I buy a new vegetable I don't always know how to cook it or even what part I am even supposed to eat, but I have one never fail cooking secret to clean eating....


A Beginers Guide to Canning Green Beans

There is nothing like coming home from a long vacation. After spending a few weeks up north, I was beyond happy to be back down in South Arkansas.  Sorry I haven't post any blogs in the last few weeks. I have been on vacation with my family and busy checking a few items off my… Continue reading A Beginers Guide to Canning Green Beans


Happy 6 Month Fit-Versary To Me!

Happy Friday Y'all! I woke up feeling AMAZING because its my 6 month fitness anniversary! I've made it 1/2 a year and that makes me so happy that I want to shout it from atop Mount Everest. I've "dieted" a few times in the past and I have successfully lost weight, but I always ended… Continue reading Happy 6 Month Fit-Versary To Me!

health · Uncategorized

How I Ran My First Half Marathon (and Won!)

My time was 2:08:33, and I was over the moon excited. I felt like dancing and curling up in a ball for a nap all at once. My goal going into the race was to finish in under 2:30:00, and I blew that out of the water.


I Have to Run a Half Marathon Tomorrow? 

I woke up this morning and realized the days until the half marathon I signed up for months ago had all passed, and that I will have to run a consecutive 13.1 miles (for my first time ever) TOMORROW MORNING!.............  The nerves have been building all day and I'm actually a pretty anxious. What if… Continue reading I Have to Run a Half Marathon Tomorrow?