• The Healthiest Me | Youngstown

    Bringing My Blog To Life: The Beginning Less than three weeks ago, I was sitting down to write one of the most difficult yet honest posts to date. My life in that moment seemed anything but recognizable; I was overwhelmed by the thought of graduating, what that truly entails and trying to start my career with a degree that was…

  • Life At The Moment

    When You’re Convinced The Entire Universe is Working Against You That’s what I wanted to title this – actually that’s what I wanted to title my life at the moment. I’ve gotten away from life updates on my blog, and for no other reason than the fact that my life really hasn’t changed much. After starting a new nannying job…

  • How To Find What Works For You

    & Why It’s The Only Diet You Need Everyone wants to tell you that the key to weight loss, maintaining a balanced diet, and living a healthy lifestyle is finding what works for you. They just forget to mention how you’re supposed to find it and what working for you really means. Macro-shaming was a big deal throughout the early years of…

  • 2017 Highlights & New Year Goals

    Farewell, 2017  I can’t say that I will miss you One thing that I love about blogging, or sharing life on the internet in general, is being able to look back at old posts, thoughts, and memories. And it can be a bit scary for some of us, but hey, we don’t judge. I really love looking back at my old…

  • 7 Big Healthy Eating Mistakes

    Avoid These Common Heathy Eating Mistakes & Be The Healthiest You Nutrition isn’t always cut and dry, or black and white, so to speak. We all come from different backgrounds, different relationships with food and different understandings of what healthy eating actually means. The nutrients that our bodies use from food determines the chemical makeup of our cells, bone marrow, blood,…

  • What I Eat & Why I Eat It

    Simple Nutrition, Real Food, & The Healthiest Me To all of my longtime friends, hi! To any of my new friends and readers, HI and welcome to The Healthiest Me! It occurred to me that it’s been a while since I’ve taken the time to sit down and write to you all about my current nutrition routine/how things have been…

  • The Farmhouse Barbecue

    It all started a little over a year ago: the barbecue obsession. I remember the exact moment when Chad decided to add brisket and smoked meats to our newbie culinary vocabulary. I come from a baking, stove top, and oven basting background. Smoking meats was never apart of that. Whether that’s feminist or fare, it is what is it, and I…

  • July Favorites & August Intentions

    As much as I want to say that July flew by, I really don’t feel like it did. This is my first summer off from both school and a steady job, so things have been pretty slow around here. And if you know me, and know how much I love routine, this can be a blessing and a curse! July…

  • Our Trip To Nashville!  

    Tasting & Living The Best Of Nashville Our vacation officially started on Thursday when we hit the road for a nine hour drive to Nashville, Tennessee! Chad and I love visiting cities that we can walk, talk, and eat like locals. We never thought Nashville would be next on the list, but when we heard about the famous hot chicken…

  • Growing My Own Microgreens!

    If you’re following me on social media, you’ve probably seen some of my insta-stories all about my microgreens! This grow kit was highly recommended by Lee Tilghman (@leefromamerica ) who is a freaking nutrient & plant goddess, so I absolutely had to buy one for myself. I thought it would be fun to talk to you guys about what microgreens are…

  • Kennedy’s 5 Healthy Travel Tips!

    HELLO! I am so thrilled to be here on Hanna’s corner of the Internet–I hope you’re all well. I’m Kennedy, an actor and health & wellness/lifestyle blogger over at KennedyPM.com. A little about me: after suffering with chronic migraines and debilitating anxiety for years, I found the magic of eating well and treating my body with love–since then, I’ve reclaimed my…

  • Loving Your Heart + Heart Book Review

    The Importance of Keeping Your Heart Healthy with Nutrition The heart is one of our most important organs, it’s job is to supply our bodies with blood, oxygen, and vital nutrients. It’s also responsible for removing harmful and toxic wastes from our bodies so we can stay in tip-top shape. Although we would like to think our hearts can play…

  • May Favorites

    It’s been a very long time since I’ve done a monthly favorites but May has been a great month and I wanted to share some new things I’ve been loving! But first, it wouldn’t be a monthly faves post if I didn’t start this post off with, “how in the world is it already June?!” Does anyone else feel like 2017…

  • Chatty Monday: The Getaway + Blog Update

    This blog post is a bit of a long one with details on our mini-vacay + what The Healthiest Me is truly about. If you want to read my blog update/explanation, just keep scrolling!  Over the past few days, Chad and I took a few days off from just about everything and went to the city for a much needed…

  • HelloFresh: Rustic Ragu Beef & Herbed Couscous

    Rustic Ragu Beef & Herbed Couscous Hello, HelloFresh! I have always been curious, skeptical, yet respectful of food delivery subscriptions. I think it is a genius idea and perfect for anyone who doesn’t have the time to grocery shop or learn how to cook and eat a bit healthier. I personally love going to the grocery store (weird, I know)…