Incorporating the 5 Love Languages into my Self-Care Routine.

Whenever I hear people have conversations about love languages, it’s usually in a romantic context, but I think that introducing love languages into a self-love context can be beneficial.  If you type in your google search “love languages”, the 5 love languages popularized by marriage counselor Dr. Gary Chapman in his book, The 5 Love… Continue reading Incorporating the 5 Love Languages into my Self-Care Routine.

How to go Vegan and Stick to it.

Throughout my years of being vegan, I always get the question of how I did it. How did I, a girl who lives in the south in the middle of nowhere, go vegan?  My process was pretty simple: I went vegetarian immediately after watching “The Best Speech Ever” by Gary Yourosky and gradually cut things… Continue reading How to go Vegan and Stick to it.

Monthly Obsessions: November

Ah, it’s time for us to say goodbye to November; she was wonderful. Now I’m ready to greet December with open arms.  But before we do, I would like to share some of my monthly obsessions for the month of November! Slow mornings I think it was the shift in seasons, but I’ve been feeling… Continue reading Monthly Obsessions: November

Dear Reader, thank you.

I published my first blog post on April 13, 2019 with a mission to share my newly found passion for intentional living alongside my veteran status of vegan activism.  In the beginning, I was writing for myself — simply putting what I learned from podcasts, books and videos with occasional updates on how life was… Continue reading Dear Reader, thank you.

20 Lessons I’ve Learned in 20 Years.

Recently I turned 20 and I took the time to reflect on the lessons I’ve learned up to this point.  Of course there’s probably more than 20 lessons I could put on the list, but for the sake of time here’s 20 lessons I thought stood out: ONE: the importance of knowing my values. Knowing… Continue reading 20 Lessons I’ve Learned in 20 Years.

What I Love About Simple Living.

The meaning of life I think is to live fully. Not plastic pleasure, not tinseltown pleasure — to live and enjoy simply life" Lindsay Murray Last week I watched this video that struck a chord in me. It was a video on simple living and revolved around a New Zealand man named Lindsay Murray.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3jA4FJtrLNE… Continue reading What I Love About Simple Living.

Monthly Obsessions: September.

I never thought I’d make it to the end of September, but here we are… we did it!  I was extremely excited to enter into this month because it brings me closer to my favorite season — Fall. Although I don’t feel it in the air quite yet, I know autumn is about to make… Continue reading Monthly Obsessions: September.

Common Mistakes When Going Vegan.

Throughout my years of being vegan, I seem to unfailingly run into someone who is fascinated by my commitment to the lifestyle. After many curious questions, they always follow up with, “I tried going vegan, but it only lasted for 2 weeks.” After having multiple instances like this, I began to think about how this… Continue reading Common Mistakes When Going Vegan.

Monthly Obsessions: August.

It’s time to say goodbye to our friend August.  August was an especially busy month for me, but I made sure to take note of the things that brought me joy.  Before we welcome in September, I want to share my monthly obsessions for the month of August with you! French press I’ve always admired… Continue reading Monthly Obsessions: August.

My Favorite Vegan Influencers You Need to Follow.

I don’t know about you, but I love getting inspiration from instagram. My favorite accounts to follow are often those of vegan influencers. I often look to my favorite vegan personalities for new recipes, restaurant suggestions, fitness tips, products to try out and more.   Since they bring so much value to my life, I wanted… Continue reading My Favorite Vegan Influencers You Need to Follow.