As wonderful as parenting is, it's almost never emotionally fulfilling. There's always something you didn't get done, some regret you have for the day, and a lack of many "thank you"s and "you did great" comments from those you take care of. Whether you're working to provide for and nurture your family, or you're a… Continue reading You’re Doing Amazing, & You Need To Be Reminded.
Tonight I made dinner for a family friend who recently had her 3rd child, she had a terrifying experience, her son had a heart issue and she hemorrhaged quite a bit. Hearing her share her story, and sharing a lot of my experience brought me to a horrible place. I wish I could talk about… Continue reading My road through Hell, surviving sexual abuse, self harm, and a traumatic birth.
Some of the b.s. I said I'd never do before reality kicked my butt.
The day you realize how much you dislike how you look or feel, and say "Oh crap, I need to start eating better", you'll probably want to dive into your phone and find healthy recipes on Pinterest or something. After searching and deciding which dishes you'd actually like to make that are healthy, you realize… Continue reading Healthier Alternatives for Busy Moms
Under the load of pressure from modeling and compromising my morals and my voice, I've reached the conclusion that career wasn't going to benefit me in any meaningful way longterm. Don't get me wrong, I love the majority of photographers I've worked with, they've been fantastic and a wonderful part of my life. I will… Continue reading I’m No Longer A Model
My first custom recipe is here! This is one that has taken a year to perfect. I absolutely LOVE Asian and Eastern Indian food, and this dish is my all time favorite. I used to go to a certain popular Indian restaurant here in Arizona, but as some of you may know, they had a… Continue reading Chicken (Or Chickpea) Tikka Masala
Since I was 14 I've had an eating disorder. Most of you have read my other posts about how hard it was for me to be happy with my body during pregnancy when I began gaining a pound or so a week (in the second and third trimesters), and my most recent post about my… Continue reading The Ongoing Battle With Anorexia