Category: Diet

Diet, Health

Perfect (Not)Chipotle Black or Pinto Beans

This is part two of my (not)Chipotle recipe series. Two weeks ago we made Cilantro-Lime rice, and today we’re going to make (not)Chipotle beans! Another basic so that you can be making your own Chipotle-inspired bowls (or salads or burritos) at home in no time! Today we’ll make some super easy, always perfect beans. You can …

Diet, Health

Rice Cooker (Not)Chipotle Cilantro-Lime Rice

Recently I have been obsessed with Chipotle. I could literally eat it every day.  Unfortunately, this is not only expensive, but the portion sizes are much more than I need and I wind up overeating without even thinking about it. Over the next few weeks, I’ll be sharing my favourite recipes so that you can …

Attention Deficit Disorder, Depression, Diet, Eating Disorders, Fitness, Health, Mental Health

Drinking Too Much Water?!

You know this. Water is so important, for so many reasons. But are you drinking enough? Or are you drinking too much? While you can drink as much as you want, within reason, of course, the idea that every person needs eight glasses a day is not accurate and if you are stressing yourself over …

Diet, Fitness, Health, Pregnancy

First-Trimester Eating Plan

Making big dietary changes isn’t always easy. While some people seem to have the innate ability to eat a healthy balanced diet and in just the right amounts… some of us need some help. Especially during an important time like pregnancy, it’s so important to make sure that we’re not only eating the right amounts …

Diet, Eating Disorders, Fitness, Health, Pregnancy

Weight Loss Diet to Pregnancy

Today is your last chance to enter my giveaway! If you haven’t entered, get your name in now, it’s not too late! Today’s post is really about how I switched my diet over when I discovered that I was pregnant. If you saw the diet plan that I was following at the time, you would …

Diet, Eating Disorders, Fitness, Health, Mental Health, Pregnancy

Weight Loss Update #3

Hello, hello! January has been a great month! Something about the new year is so motivating, even though I started my weight loss a few months ago, starting fresh in 2017 was a great way to get me going even more… or so I thought. I had been slacking a lot at the gym for …

Accessories, Attention Deficit Disorder, Beauty, Cosmetics, Depression, Diet, Eating Disorders, Fashion, Fitness, Health, Kriss, Mental Health, Skincare, Style

Pursuing Your Dreams

For as long as I can remember I wanted to be a model. Maybe not quite, actually… first I wanted to be a pop-star-veterinarian-ballerina, but once I became somewhat realistic with what I wanted out of life. I was a chubby kid, though. And because of my ADD, I never stuck with anything for long …

Accessories, Beauty, Cosmetics, Diet, Fashion, Fitness, Health, Skincare, Style

Happy Hauliday 2016

I know that not everyone loves this type of post, but I totally do. It’s not a showing off thing, it’s more like show&tell. It gives you a glimpse into some of the new things I have at home and what I’m excited about. Also, if you see anything you want to know more about, that …

Diet, Health, Mental Health

Plans for 2017

While I think that there’s never a better time than the present to start working towards any goals that you may have, I also think it’s fun to write down a few things around the beginning/end of the year so that you have something consistent to look back on. Honestly, I don’t remember doing this …

Accessories, Diet, Fashion, Fitness, Style

Things I Can’t Wait to Wear

I’ve never been totally okay with the way my body looked. Even early in high school, when I was at my smallest, I was pretty depressed and I had a lot of body image issues. As I got older, I got bigger and bigger, and because of that, there are a lot of things that …