The Virgin Diet: End of Cycle 1

I did it. I survived. For two weeks, anyway. As a recap, the last two weeks meant no dairy, no gluten, no soy, no eggs, no corn, no peanuts, and no artificial sweeteners. To be honest, it really wasn’t that bad. Considering I already eat pretty healthy, I didn’t miss a lot of things. It definitely helped… Continue reading The Virgin Diet: End of Cycle 1

The Virgin Diet

I don’t believe in diets. I am, however, a firm believer in making sustainable changes. Two years ago, when I started this transformation, I didn’t pick some random diet craze, I just decided to eat better. In sticking to the 80/20 rule (because I refuse to give up cheese or the occasional donut) and working out, I’ve lost… Continue reading The Virgin Diet

Favorite Vegetarian Recipes

Am I the only one paranoid about cooking meat? I’m always afraid I’m gonna give myself ecoli or something. God bless rotisserie chickens, am I right? Ground turkey I can manage, but that’s about as far as my meat adventures go. 99% of my recipes come from Pinterest these days. You can find literally EVERYTHING… Continue reading Favorite Vegetarian Recipes

What’s In My Fridge + Pantry

Being that my fitness routine is pretty limited right now (both in quantity and variety), I’ve had to be extra careful about what I put in my body — I’m definitely not burning the amount of calories I was a few months ago! To be fair, I’m pretty good about eating healthy on a daily basis,… Continue reading What’s In My Fridge + Pantry

Let’s Talk About…

…injuries. Hi! Hello. It’s been a hot second since I’ve been around. Up until three weeks ago it was because all my spare time was taken up by half marathon training. I don’t really have an excuse for the last two weeks, since I’ve just been eating my feelings and trying to stay upbeat in light of… Continue reading Let’s Talk About…