Life in General

Back to Basics

Some of you may have noticed that I took the second half of the month of August off from blogging. At some point I realized that the promoting, and the scheduling, and the pressure to keep up with Twitter tags, was really wearing me down. I started to question if I even wanted to do this anymore. If I even wanted to continue blogging, to continue this blog. It took reading one of my previous posts to get my head back in the game.

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My Journey

This Is Whole30: 60 Days Down, and Moving Forward


Well, would you look at that. I finished the Whole30 (Whole60, in my case) Although my official 60 days ended on August 31st, I have been still eating Whole30/paleo for a few personal reasons. I do have every intention, though, to reintroduce a few “non-compliant” foods back into my diet soon and fingers crossed my body reacts well to them.

In the spirit of my weekly Whole30 posts (and yes, I know I slacked towards the end) I am going to keep the post format the same and let you know my thoughts on completing the program, both the sweet, the sour, and my thoughts on moving forward.

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Life in General

Sunshine Blogger Award Vol. II

I am extremely honored  that I have been nominated for my second Sunshine Blogger Award. The Sunshine Blogger Award is peer recognition for bloggers that inspire positivity, creativity, and joy throughout the blogging community. When nominated for this award, you must to the following:

  1. Write a post in which you thank the blogger for nominating them and link back to their blog.
  2. Display the award/post rules.
  3. Answer the eleven questions asked by the person who nominated you.
  4. Nominate eleven other blogs and notify them accordingly.
  5. Give your nominees eleven, original, questions to answer.
  6. Post the Sunshine Blogger Award logo within your post.*
    *For this I made my own award logo as well as shared the award logo from my nominator’s post.

This second nomination comes from Britt at Alternatively Speaking. This lady is incredible and I love how she takes pride in her alternative style. She also really knows how to rock some fun colored hair! Continue reading “Sunshine Blogger Award Vol. II”