Why I’m Not Trying to Lose Weight

Why I’m Not Trying to Lose Weight

Disclaimer: In the name of full transparency, please be aware that this Why I’m Not Trying to Lose Weight post may contain affiliate links and any purchases made through such links will result in a small commission for me (at no extra cost for you). I know weight loss is kind of a heated subject. … Read More

Simply Shannonagins’ 2018 Summer Essentials

Simply Shannonagins’ 2018 Summer Essentials

Disclaimer: In the name of full transparency, please be aware that this Summer Essentials post may contain affiliate links and any purchases made through such links will result in a small commission for me (at no extra cost for you). It’s been hot here lately. Like, really hot. Not the hottest it’ll get, but still. … Read More

Self Care Tips from Spoonies

Self Care Tips from Spoonies

Disclaimer: In the name of full transparency, please be aware that this Self Care Tips from Spoonies post may contain affiliate links and any purchases made through such links will result in a small commission for me (at no extra cost for you). For this week’s post, I wanted to do something a little different. … Read More

Simply Shannonagins May 2018 Beauty Picks

Simply Shannonagins May 2018 Beauty Picks

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Not-So-Simple Sobriety: Part Two

Not-So-Simple Sobriety: Part Two

Disclaimer: In the name of full transparency, please be aware that the Amazon ads at the end of this blog post contain affiliate links and any purchases made through such links will result in a small commission for me (at no extra cost for you). I want to start Part Two of my sobriety series … Read More

7 Road Trip Must-Haves: 20 Hours on the Road

7 Road Trip Must-Haves: 20 Hours on the Road

Disclaimer: In the name of full transparency, please be aware that the Amazon ads at the end of this blog post and the Amazon links within contain affiliate links and any purchases made through such links will result in a small commission for me (at no extra cost for you). Last week was spent on … Read More

Chronic Illness Side Effects No One Talks About

Chronic Illness Side Effects No One Talks About

It’s no secret that being sick sucks. Whether it’s the flu, a cold, or a chronic illness, it’s never fun. But just imagine having to deal with those symptoms day in and day out, with very little (if any) relief. On top of all of that, you look totally “normal”. Not only are you not … Read More

An Adaptogen Update: My Experience (So Far) with Three Medicinal Mushrooms

An Adaptogen Update: My Experience (So Far) with Three Medicinal Mushrooms

I have received a ton of questions lately about the adaptogens I use. From people who aren’t even remotely aware of adaptogens, the questions are usually along the lines of, “You put WHAT in your drink?” For those who are familiar with them but skeptical, the question is usually, “Are you actually noticing a difference?” … Read More

A Judgement Journey (with Walnut Milk Memory Latte Recipe)

A Judgement Journey (with Walnut Milk Memory Latte Recipe)

Have you ever tried something and had people look at you like you were nuts? Have you ever looked at what someone else was doing, wearing, or saying and think “why on earth…?” We’ve all done it. We’ve all judged other people’s’ decisions and the way other people live their lives. Honestly, I do it … Read More

50 Thoughts I’ve Had While Dealing With Chronic Illness

50 Thoughts I’ve Had While Dealing With Chronic Illness

Life is seriously hard sometimes. Whether you have a chronic illness or not, there are some challenges that just seem impossible to overcome. For the last few months, I’ve been facing one of the most difficult challenges I’ve ever faced: trying to get my health back under control. In the late summer/early fall, my Interstitial … Read More