Monthly Archives: August 2014

Trust Your Body- Unless It Lies

Trusting your body is actually a pretty good idea. Within reason. My body and I have a complicated relationship and a messy history. For a long time, food was a problem for me. I had no idea what was going … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Paleo

I didn’t intend this to be a series, but it may be. I’ve looked into too many diets and tend to have strong opinions.¬†My biggest thought on Paleo is this: Humans did not stop evolving¬†from paleolithic man. I have a … Continue reading

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No shampoo & hair straightening

One of the things about curly hair that’s annoying is that it takes so much longer to grow. Technically, it grows at the same rate as straight hair (I think), but because it curls, it isn’t as obvious. Right now, … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Calorie Counting

We are complicated goddamn creatures. That’s my thought on most diets, actually: “one size will NEVER fit all”. Calorie counting sounds simple and reliable in theory. Burn more than you eat, your body will have to start burning fat. Instead, … Continue reading

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I don’t know if I had pre-eclampsia

I found an article about pre-eclampsia that listed the symptoms and risks and realized that I hit way too many symptoms. Some of the symptoms showed up pretty early into the third trimester. They didn’t test the urine, I didn’t … Continue reading

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