Outfit of the Day – Powerful

In the summer, I love wearing lightweight tops and skirts. (Okay, to be fair, I love wearing skirts in any season). That is sort of my uniform. Today’s outfit makes me feel flirty and feminine.

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Sweet Tooth Spotlight – Arctic Zero Fit Frozen Desserts

In my quest to live a healthier life, I gave up many foods that I loved and became a vegetarian. It’s been smooth sailing for the most part. Except that I have a HUGE sweet tooth. So how do I satiate my sugar cravings while still sticking to my diet?

Two words: Arctic Zero.

(Photo credit: Arctic Zero Instagram)

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The Importance of Taking a Rest Day

Sunday may be the Sabbath, but it’s not always a day of rest for most people. Exercise is awesome and an essential part of life, but giving your body a break is just as important.

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My Top 5 Summer Must Haves

Summer is in full swing and things are just heating up. I thought I’d put together a little list of my fun in the sun essentials!

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Happy 4th of July Weekend!

Here’s to the beach parties and the backyard BBQs. Celebrate the stars and stripes with sparklers and of course, fireworks!

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Fashion Challenge: Shop Where the Demographic is Half Your Age and a Third Your Size

I got the idea for this post after taking a free yoga class hosted by Aerie of American Eagle. In my mind, the typical shopper for stores like Aerie and American Eagle is between 13-23 and somewhere in the range of a size 4.

While not completely wrong in my assumptions, I was pleasantly surprised by my shopping experience.

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Happy Fathers Day!

“Dads are most ordinary men turned by love into heroes, adventurers, story-tellers, and singers of song.” – Pam Brown

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To all the dads of the world – today is your day. Thank you for protecting us, loving us and most of all believing in us. The universe is a better place with you in it.

And a special shoutout to my dad, who always knows just what to say to bring a smile to my face, who taught me that girls can do anything that boys can do and helping me up whenever I fall. I love you dad!

The Color Run is the Best Run

If you have never done a Color Run, you are seriously missing out.

Who wants a hug??

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Recipe of the Month – Tofu Eggplant Lasagna

This lasagna is so good, you won’t even notice that it’s totally vegetarian!

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Happy Memorial Day Weekend

Thank you to all the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice to protect this great nation here and abroad.

Thank you also to all the brave veterans that have passed away over the years.

Have a happy and safe Memorial Day weekend everyone!

(Photo credit: NBC, Win McNamee. Found through Google search).