Tag Archives: Balance

Easy Oil Cleansing That’ll Have You HOOKED!

The first essential oil I bought was Lavender. I decided to make bath salts for Christmas gifts – fill mason jars with epsom salt, add 3-4 drops of Lavender essential oil, put a cute piece of cloth and twine on the top and BAM. DIY budget badass gift in a jiffy. After that project was […]

Creating Habits for a Happier & Healthier Life

That drive-thru Starbucks used to be exciting. It would start my day with a smile. I remember thinking that my excitement for something so mundane was strange. Maybe it’s an adult thing, I thought? A hot cup of half-caf handed to me with a big smile… Sad reality or small victory? Either way, I took […]

Labor Day Love Fest – Party with a Plan

Labor Day weekend is here, which means it’s time to prepare for a party that won’t leave us bloated, breaking the scale or beyond repair. As my health and fitness journey has continued to unfold, I’ve found myself focused more and more on how I feel instead of fitting into the perfect 6 pack or pair […]

Whole30: What’s Working

Week one of the Whole30 was no joke. Weeks 2 and 3 leveled out and started becoming easier, but by no means easy. Now, as I approach the end of my month-long body reset challenge, I feel strong and more like myself than ever before. Throughout the past few weeks, I’ve even lost track of time […]

Happily Ever Whole30

Today marks day 7 of my Whole30 journey. My initial surge of excitement seven days ago almost resulted in a kick-off post, but something deep inside me said I needed to wait. I needed to experience the initial challenges and triumphs before bringing something of substance to my readers. Not only that, but I needed […]

3 Small Swaps for Daily Success

We all want better days, but often struggle getting there. The trick? Try and find small swaps in your daily routine that will give you an extra big boost. Trading in an already used minute for another action leaves us feeling accomplished without being overwhelmed or irritated. We may find discomfort in change at first, […]

The Bomb.com Breakfast Casserole

They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day. I don’t argue that, but I mostly just think it’s the hardest. Sometimes I wake up instantaneously starving while other mornings become lunch time without a tummy grumble. I don’t usually have time for a big warm meal but oooohh boy that’s what I […]