Okay, first things first: I’m honestly sorry for not following up the promise I made on Wednesday. I had every intention and just as I was uploading the pictures for my post I had a … well, internet incident. Due to my dad working all weekend I didn’t get a chance to post my Good good links yesterday, either, so here they are today. And yes, the recipe will follow tomorrow.
For now: enjoy the links and stock up on cauliflower already …
Good good [advice and inspiration]
5 Steps to A Happy Life via Beets per Minute
Because don’t we all want to be happier?
Why I Stock My Kitchen With ‘Unhealthy’ Foods via Better with Sprinkles
Do you struggle with ‘off limit’ or fear foods? Here’s how to overcome the anxiety and make the foods loose their constant temptation.
What Diet Should You Be On? via Brittany Lesser
Read this and you’ll know which one will work best for you.
10 Ways to Improve Your Mental Wellbeing via Adios Barbie
Do these as often as possible to keep up your happiness level.
Are you using social media as validation of your worth? via Danielle Zeigler
While rather addressing entrepreneurs this is an important reminder for ‘small’ bloggers, too.
Über das Privatleben und wie viel ich davon preisgeben möchte. via Mädchen mit Herz [German]
The constant struggle of what and how much to share to get personal but still keep your privacy.
Health and Fitness
Thoughts On Exercise and Listening to My Body via Dani California Cooks
Choosing the type and amount of exercise your body ‘craves’ is the best way to make working out fun, not forced.
So You Want to Start…Fitness Walking via hello healthy
Walking is a great way to stay fit while not straining your body too much [good when injured].
Things NOT to Say to Someone With an Eating Disorder via Lord Still Loves Me
Comments might not be intended that way can do more harm than good – I know from experience.
Why you shouldn’t only focus on the scale via A Life without Anorexia
An issue that bears repeating: This post makes a great point in why the number on the scale says little about you and your life.
Weight restored: What Now? via Oatmeal and Optimism
Common questions people who reach their target weight in recovery wonder: a great reassuring post.
Because sometimes you really don’t know why you bought them in the first place …
Good good [food]
Apple Cinnamon Roll Porridge with Coconut Butter Drizzle via Foraged Dish
Vegan, paleo, refined sugar-free and all around wonderful: a breakfast dreams are made of and easy enough to prepare in half-asleep state.
Cantaloupe and Raspberry Yogurt Parfait via The Almond Eater
Simple and refreshing this makes the perfect snack on a hot day. Bonus points for looking really amazing.
Chocolate Pecan Crumble Bars via The Detoxinista
Just six ingredients, an easy preparation and packed with nutrients: goodness galore.
Vegan Cheese Grits and Barbecue Beans via Avocado a Day Nutrition
Creamy grits with a smooky-sweet beans – a Southern classic gone vegan. [not like I had any experiences with classic Southern food, though …]
Greek Yogurt Guacamole via Popsugar
For those days when you want tyour guac with a little protein kick.
Happiness-inducing today: Heading out for a walk despite clouds hanging on the horizon and then all of the sudden being surprised by the sun breaking through. It was gorgeous.