The Big CHOP!

As apart of my journey of self love, I came to the conclusion that I wanted to be totally transformed and rejuvenated. I wanted to become new, from my head to my feet. I have already delved quite a bit into my weight loss journey, the good times and my ever present struggles but now,…

Water

Water is such a precious commodity, we need it. Approximately 70% of our body is made up of it and it is a privilege to have clean, running water. However on a daily basis, NAWASA makes it a struggle to have that basic necessity in my home. We pay our bills and yet, when rain…

I need to focus

You know when you set out to do certain things, it just seems like every obstacle just comes in your way. This month has been a trying month for me physically, spiritually and emotionally. I felt overwhelmed, like nothing was happening for me that was good, and like typical Melissa, I dwelled on everything going…

Weigh In II

In the first post titled “weigh in”, I said I would post pics at or after my two month mark but I thought about it and I realized that I was disappointed and didn’t want to show any pics because no visible results would have been shown. I was still comparing myself to the results…

Chef Beauty!

I love the kitchen! My love for eating is surpassed by my love for cooking. I love to try new recipes and have my family with full bellies and contented smiles. Today was no different. After a minor set back with NAWASA leaving us without water until 11 this morning, I prepared a simple ensemble comprising…

4/30/2016

I went to my cousin’s little cousin’s pool party and it was a kid’s party, mainly my sister was invited, but there I was to support the little event. The weather wasn’t sunny, in fact some would have even called it gloomy but to me it was beautiful! The sky was gray and there were…