When I came to the decision that I didn’t want to do much with my English degree, I was at a loss of what to do. The only thing I could think to do was use it to make me look more legit as a freelance editor and tutor. Yet, I didn’t want freelance to… Continue reading Take the Chances You’re Afraid to Take
This little beauty is my kitty named Neko, which is Japanese for cat, but, hey, my friend named her, and I kept the name out of respect for that friend. So what does this little girl have to do with my blog? Well, animals are great for your health. Having a little furbaby–or featherbaby, scalebaby,… Continue reading Say Hello to Neko!
I’m not just about the fitness or the healthy food. I’m about anything that can contribute to a healthy lifestyle, and that does include skincare. Skincare is seriously just trial and error. It’s all about buying a product, trying it, trashing it, or raving about it to just about everyone you know. For myself, I… Continue reading Product Review: Aria Starr Super Retinol
The title of this may seem a bit strange since all grocery shopping is going into a store and buying stuff, but in reality grocery shopping needs to be MUCH more than this. Since I work at Walmart some days of the week (I don’t work for them), I see constantly what people buy as… Continue reading How to Grocery Shop
I recently read an article by The Iron Therapist tiled “Women Aren’t Weak. Weakness is Marketed to Them.” As a woman, it definitely resonates with me because I do see this weakness being marketed to women, particularly among internet ads. I’ll see women posing, trying to look their strongest possible while they’re doing bicep curls… Continue reading Ladies, You Are Strong!
If you’re like me, strapped for cash and unable to afford that FitBit, you’re probably looking for a cheaper alternative to track your heart rate and calories. I HIGHLY recommend the Polar FT4 Heart Rate Monitor. There are newer models than this–and more expensive–but this model has the most reviews on Amazon, plus a stellar… Continue reading Product Review: Polar FT4 Heart Rate Monitor
I accomplished a lot of fitness-related goals in 2015, and I have plenty more for 2016. I don’t want to consider these resolutions, either. After all, these are ongoing goals that I do want to accomplish this year, but, at the same time, I don’t want to necessarily put a timeline to them. After all,… Continue reading Fitness Goals for 2016