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Collagen Review-Vital Proteins vs. Future Foods

Collagen Review-Vital Proteins vs. Future Foods

I have included affiliate links in this post. I have not been compensated in any way to do this review, but if you are interested in purchasing one of the products I’ve reviewed, you can use my link and I’ll get a little kickback!   […]

7 Things I Used to Take for Granted

7 Things I Used to Take for Granted

When you have a chronic illness, your body puts you through a series of pain or discomfort, that often feels like betrayal. In my case, with Crohn’s Disease, I was couch-ridden for 2 solid weeks after being hospitalized (which for many people in my situation […]

How to Handle Crohn’s Disease in an Office

How to Handle Crohn’s Disease in an Office

My day-job is a full-time marketer for a corporate software company. It’s a great place, with amazing people. When I was hospitalized and then healing, they were so unbelievably supportive and understanding, which is hard to say for a lot of companies. My team surprised […]

Why I Love the Whole 30

Why I Love the Whole 30

I see so many blog and Pinterest posts that talk all about “surviving” the Whole 30, or “getting through” it. For me, it’s never felt like something I had to endure. For me, it actually feels like the perfect level playing field that gives me […]

Healthy doesn’t always mean “healthy.”

Healthy doesn’t always mean “healthy.”

I like to consider myself a healthy person. I eat healthy, I practice yoga regularly, I don’t use plastic Tupperware, I buy the “dirty dozen” organic, I stick to grass-fed beef… the list goes on. However, for the last 4 years or so, I’ve been […]