THRIVE MARKET HAUL

THRIVE MARKET HAUL

I recently signed up for Thrive Market, which I have been debating joining for a while now. The site offers an extensive amount of healthy foods -- organic, non-GMO, dairy-alternatives, keto, paleo, vegan, gluten-free, and other special diets. Their foods (and products) are ethically and sustainably sourced, their packaging is recyclable, and their warehouse is [...]

Saturdog ~ Health + Personality ~ Bulldogs, Retrievers, & more…

Saturdog ~ Health + Personality ~ Bulldogs, Retrievers, & more…

Today, I'm taking a break from Caturday and making it Saturdog. I'm sorry, cats. Dogs are thought to be descended from wolves, according to scientific evidence. The modern wolf is completely distinct from the modern dog, suggesting their common ancestor must have died out thousands of years ago. Dogs are omnivores, meaning their diet comes [...]

Caturday ~ Maine Coon

Caturday ~ Maine Coon

The Maine Coon is the largest species of housecat. They average over three feet long, like a medium-sized dog. Their nickname is "gentle giant," as they are very large yet immensely sweet. Maine Coons have similar personalities and behavior to dogs. They are sociable and get along well with other people and animals. Besides their [...]

I Tried… VEGAN EGGS!

Recently a new food product came out called "Just" -- a vegan substitute for eggs. That means, essentially, eggless eggs. I may not be vegan but I found myself so fascinated by this and decided to give it a try... I bought it at my local grocery store for $8 -- very pricey! It contains [...]

Marilyn Monroe’s Breakfast

I recently came across an article revealing one of Marilyn Monroe's unusual diets. For breakfast, she would drink warm milk mixed with 2 raw eggs. Afterwards, she supplemented her meal with a multivitamin. Then, she skipped lunch and had meat for dinner with five raw carrots, followed by an indulgent hot fudge sundae for dessert. [...]