It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in my house. Who am I kidding? It looks like Santa threw up in my house right now. I’m on a mission to eat clean but still eat tastily, so we’re making a lot of food at home – that includes treats. Riley and I tackled this easy peasy chocolate and date ball recipe that was a hit with the Kidd.
Jis, depression is tough though. I’m pretty sure that people assume that you just pop a little pill and you’re the vision of happiness, amirite? That isn’t how it works, and you do need a little something extra to get through the day. Continue reading “Happiness life hacks you actually need”
There are a few things that women have to deal with that guys get away with, and some that we share. We kind of have this unwritten pact not to talk about the things that I’m about to talk about, but I just couldn’t resist anymore.
We can be pretty darn nasty to ourselves. This becomes especially clear when on a weight-loss journey that isn’t going according to plan. Here are some ways to start being kinder to yourself … Continue reading “Are you sabotaging your weight loss?”
Here is what I will never understand, if we are the writers of our own story, why do we let other people dictate how it goes? Why do we let that nasty little voice in the back of our minds tell us what we are going to do? How dare the little demons of doubt claw their way into what you are capable of, and they hide behind our cants.
I will be the first to admit that I have a flair for the dramatics. Most of the time the drama isn’t even real, but I add it anyway. Every now and then you experience the kind of day that makes people cringe. You experience the kind of day that makes you chuckle nervously and clench your butthole a little. Today is that day for me. Continue reading “Split happens”