I was chatting with a vegetarian friend of mine, and she said something that really stood out to me: Thanksgiving is one of her least favorite holidays, because she can’t touch half the food on the table. It makes for a very awkward situation with her family, and she just doesn’t like it. I decided to compile some delicious vegetarian Thanksgiving recipes, to help out everybody who might be in a similar situation. You don’t need to go another year sitting awkwardly at the table, eating only sweet potatoes and biscuits. Treat yourself with these amazing dishes! Continue reading
Now that it’s nearly November, the blistering heat has started to let up a bit and I am throwing myself full-force into the autumn spirit. This includes lots of pumpkin scented candles, cozy leggings, and most of all: fall recipes! Over the last week, I’ve tested out three fall recipes that I’ve found on Pinterest. Let’s take a look, shall we? Continue reading
Sometimes, just seeing a cute picture of a puppy makes your day a bit brighter. Think of this as a gift from me to you! 🙂
After carving a pumpkin, don’t toss the gooey guts! Check out what you can do with it, besides throwing it away.
Collect your leftover pumpkin seeds, and rinse them off. Boil them for 10 minutes in salt water. Dry the seeds with a paper towel, and spread them on a baking sheet. Lightly drizzle the seeds with olive oil, and sprinkle with salt. Roast them at 325 Fahrenheit for 18 minutes; stir partway through around the 10 minute mark. Enjoy!
All my life, I’ve been told that daydreaming is a form of procrastination; you’ve probably been told that as well. If you have a test to study for, or a deadline to meet, taking precious time to daydream is generally frowned upon. But, a wandering mind is actually a tool your brain uses to be more productive! Continue reading
Hi there! I’ve lived pretty close to the beach for several years, but have only gone to it a handful of times. Now that I’m discovering the amazing benefits that a day at the beach can give you, I plan on going way more frequently! Take a look at what going to the beach can do for you: Continue reading
Let’s face it; shampoo is a pain in the butt. It’s widely known that shampoo strips your hair of its natural oils, and can lead to severe drying and breakage. Many companies also use cocamide diethanolamine in their shampoos, which is a known carcinogen. Some of these companies are moving away from cocamide DEA, but still use other toxic chemicals Continue reading