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My 28th Birthday Weekend Vlog

This birthday was monumental! Not only did I get to spend it with people that I love, some of which I don't often see, but there were incredible surprises by my partner Mae. Staying raw vegan was easy and I felt tremendously loved and supported. I feel younger now that I did when I turned 22! Health is wealth. Enjoy! 

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I used to be a major Pothead....

Now that it has been 5 years without any use of weed, it is sometimes hard to believe what my life used to be like.. My disclaimer for this topic is that when is comes to the use of medical marijuana I have nothing against it if it is truly helping or healing someone. My personal experience however was quite different. I come from a history of addiction and substance abuse. For me, weed was no different. I smoked daily just to "get by". Smoking was a way for me to escape my reality and shut off my emotional body. I understand that many people feel differently about this topic, but again I am only here to share my story....

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Woodstock Fruit Festival Vlog

Can I just start by saying that the Woodstock Fruit Festival 2016 was by far one of the best and most fun weeks of my life!? Okay now that that's out of the way let's talk about WHY. Well first off, it was the first time since going vegan over 3 years ago that I was surrounded by a BUNCH of other vegans. Which was awesome. But not only were these people vegan, they understood the raw food world as well. It's amazing what happens when a bunch of like minded individuals come together. Besides the amazing people, I got to dance DAILY. What?! Was not expecting that one. If you guys don't know this about me, I danced for 13...

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FROM DRUG ADDICT TO RAW VEGAN

This is not an easy story for me to tell. There are still parts of me that are ashamed for having ever gone through severe drug addiction to begin with. I am dealing with that and healing more and more every day. I am SO beyond grateful to be where I am today, and I wouldn't definitely not be who I am had it not been for the struggles I encountered along the way. Learn more about my story, From Drug Addict to Raw Vegan, in the video below: 

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