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Holiday Greetings!

With Thanksgiving only a few days away, the fat kid the food lover in me can't help but to get excited. Excited to spend time and fellowship with my beloved family and friends...and the beloved turkey, dressing and cranberry sauce. Thanksgiving. My favorite holiday. So as I prepare to prepare dishes for 3 different households, I must remember to be health conscious and don't over do it too much. I can just smell the green bean casserole! It seems like every time I think about being gluttonous some weight community sends me an email about how to not over do it! For these communities, I am grateful (even when I don't listen so much)! So below is a list of what I feel are the best pieces of advice (for me). I hope that you can get some use out of them too!

Many Americans will gain between 3-6 pounds between Thanksgiving and New Years Eve. It is easy to gain weight during the holidays because of all the cakes and snacks laying around the office. Not to mention your mother's…

Words Can Mean So Much

I recently have grown quite fond of someone…but it is a very complex situation with more angles and turns than a maze. In evaluating myself and my feelings for him I began to ask myself “What do I want out of life and love?” In asking that question, I realized some words that mean a lot to me. I won’t list out all of their definitions, but they each were significant enough to make my list. My beau often asks why I care so much…and sometimes I don’t think he sees the beauty that lies within him. We haven’t made any type of commitment to each other, but he means so much to me and often it is hard to put my feelings to words. But just in case he is reading this…know that you have a very special place in my heart and with each passing day it grows.

My Words Adoration Courage Faith Love Motivation Passion Reciprocity Sacrifice Simple Strength 
My favorite of these words is Love. I think it can be simple, it can be passion filled, it has to be reciprocated in order to count and it takes so much cour…