Chicago GFAF Expo: My Top 10 Favorite Gluten-Free Products I Found

Chicago GFAF Expo: My Top 10 Favorite Gluten-Free Products I Found
Last Sunday was the Gluten and Allergen Free Expo (GFAF) in Chicago. There has been a little bit of a brief delay in getting this article out because of life getting in the away. Now I am more than ready to share the love and my second experience at the GFAF expo with some information... Read more »

Positive Living: How I am Taking Out The Negative Garbage In My Life

Positive Living: How I am Taking Out The Negative Garbage In My Life
Spring is a time of a renewal.  It is a time for growth and  beautiful changes all around us. It is also a time where we start to examine our lives and start to make it better.  It is a time for positive changes and turning our lives for the better. Personally, I have started... Read more »

Healthy Eating: I cannot eat like a 19 year old anymore

Healthy Eating: I cannot eat like a 19 year old anymore
I need to start acting my age or at least start eating like my age too. It is not easy eating healthy at time when you constantly want to act a little bit younger. At the same time, it is time to turn my bad habits in healthy eating habits.  I can not eat like... Read more »
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Gluten and Allergen Free Expo: Win FREE tickets

Gluten and Allergen Free Expo: Win FREE tickets
Now do I have your attention? I hope I do. The Gluten and Allergen Free Expo (GFAF) is coming to Chicago area on April 12-13.  I am going to be covering the expo as an official blogger for the event. It is a great event for those who have children with food allergies or deal... Read more »

Understanding Emotional Abuse: Silent Yet Damaging

Understanding Emotional Abuse: Silent Yet Damaging
If you have been following the news, you probably have read articles like this about the Rachel Canning case involving the teen who is suing her parents for access to her college fund and seeking financial support from them.  It is a very touching case that has sparked a nerve everywhere within social media. Unfortunately,... Read more »

To My Children: Hopes and Dreams of a Mother

To My Children: Hopes and Dreams of a Mother
“I think that the best thing we can do for our children is to allow them to do things for themselves, allow them to be strong, allow them to experience life on their own terms, allow them to take the subway… let them be better people, let them believe more in themselves.”  ― C. JoyBell C.... Read more »
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Reality Bites: Food Allergies and Weight Issues

Reality Bites: Food Allergies and Weight Issues
My body has been playing a war against me. It has not been pretty.  It is a war that I do not want to lose. Unfortunately, it comes to a time where I need to look at the mirror and face reality quickly. The time is now. I am facing the war against food allergies.... Read more »

Fear and My Life: Learning to Let Go and Regain Control of My Life

Fear and My Life:  Learning to Let Go and Regain Control of My Life
“Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free. - Jim Morrison ” Here’s today’s topic for the ChicagoNow’s Blogapalooz-Hour:   “Write about fear, or lack there of, and the role it has played in any aspect of your life.” This is a topic... Read more »

Sochi Olympics: What You Missed From Day 3

Sochi Olympics: What You Missed From Day 3
The athletes have survived day 2 of the competition and the first weekend in Sochi. We are starting out with day 3 of the competition. There has been very positive moments and some really bad moments that took place. Just be very thankful you are not Johnny Quinn, who is not having much luck with... Read more »
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Sochi Olympics: The IOC and Russia's Anti-LGBT Policy

Sochi Olympics: The IOC and Russia's Anti-LGBT Policy
Welcome to Day 2 of the Olympics in Sochi. The competition during the games has been in full swing. In this post, I am not going to talk about the competition as much. Instead of, I have decided to tackle the issue regarding Russia’s anti-LGBT policy and how it affects the Winter Olympics in Sochi.... Read more »