Why I’m not hopping on the next big food trend…

Don't get me wrong, I've been tempted with a food trend or two. I'm here today to keep myself in check, and this is the best way I can think of to do just that. I'm not here to rain on anyone's dietary choices or food parade, but I need to be reminded of how far I have come and how exactly I've gotten here. I have a feeling that we all need to stop and take a look back. I highly recommend that you read a few of my posts in The Skin I'm In series, as you'll gain an understanding of what I have been through on my health journey because for those who know my story I don't want to bore you yet again on those details! The last few months I've been struggling. I have gained some weight that I worked extremely hard to shed about three (four?) years ago. Now that my hormones are getting more and more under control, my body is responding in ways I hoped to not have to deal with again. My clothes don't fit. It's incredibly difficult to get up in the morning and try to find what I'm … read more