Wow, life has definitely been crazy lately making it rather difficult to get on here and pay attention to the blog. The wedding is in two weeks and I find myself dealing with stress as I try to balance my increasingly demanding school work, my job, wedding planning, toastmasters, family and friends, and just trying … Continue reading A Busy Bride’s Guide To Dealing With Stress
Saturday marked the beginning of my second week in my month of yoga every day and I already feel a lot stronger and a little more flexible. I have really enjoyed it so far, it's really helped me keep calm and deal with some of the stress that comes from planning a wedding, studying, having … Continue reading Four Tips to Get You Off Your Butt and Into Your Workout
This month I am challenging myself to do yoga every day. It's a great practice to have, especially if you have a job like mine where you sit at a desk for 8 hours straight, it's a great way to stretch out and relieve those tight muscles while building strength and flexibility at the same … Continue reading February is Yoga Month!
The two week vegan challenge officially ended last Sunday. It was definitely an interesting experience, and also a very cleansing experience. I wouldn't say I was bursting with energy or anything like that but it was an incredibly busy period in my life with trying to get all my wedding details in order, studying for school … Continue reading Life Lessons From a Two Week Vegan Diet
One of the hardest parts of eating vegan is not being able to just break off a piece of the giant Dairy Milk bar I bought Mark for Christmas, or having a taste of a cupcake - it's easy when it comes to cooking dinners, it's all those little convenience foods that you just can't have that … Continue reading If You Love Peanut Butter and Chocolate, these Homemade Peanut Butter Cups are for You!
It is so much fun trying new recipes, especially recipes that you've never really tried before. For Tuesday's I thought I would try something a little different and decided to go with a "No Chicken" Vegan Pad Thai recipe, and I have to say it was a huge winner. Mark, my meat loving fiance, loved … Continue reading This Vegan Pad Thai is So Good That Even the Biggest Meat Loving Guy (or Girl) Will Love It
Beans and beets, what more could a girl want to eat? Zucchini. That's what. I love zucchini and picked this recipe because they were originally Bean and Zucchini Cutlets which I got from Vegan Sandra, but I couldn't find zucchini at the store so I figured I'll use beets instead. After all, they are really good for … Continue reading Bean and Beet Burgers with Potato Wedges