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Does Eating A Healthy Diet Cost More?

A few days ago my mother shared an article with me by the Harvard Gazette titled "Pinpointing the higher cost of a healthy diet."  In this news article posted earlier this month, the researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health examined the difference in cost between eating a nutritious diet and eating an unhealthy… Continue reading Does Eating A Healthy Diet Cost More?

Balance With Self · My Life · wellness

Is Barbie The Ideal Role Model For Young Girls?

The other day I heard and saw a commercial that startled me. The commercial started describing someone who is a girl's best friend, her support, and always there for her. At first, I thought this was going to be an inspiring message, reminding me of the importance of my mom and the women I look… Continue reading Is Barbie The Ideal Role Model For Young Girls?

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Is Balance Possible? Can Wellness be Achieved? Things I’ve Learned This Past Year.

Over the past few years, I've been striving to find balance with myself. This past week, I've thought about what I've learned over the past years about what seeking balance means to me and how I can obtain overall wellness. Some of the things I have learned include: 1. Wellness is not one-dimensional. In my… Continue reading Is Balance Possible? Can Wellness be Achieved? Things I’ve Learned This Past Year.