Saturday, February 4, 2012

Juice Fast and Blogger Meet-Up!

Welp tomorrow starts our 7 day juice fast. I keep saying juice fast, but I actually mean raw fruits & vegetable fast. I will still eat bananas and make smoothies from frozen fruit & orange juice I made tonight.   Just no dairy in them. But I am super stoked and ready to start this cleanse and see how I feel at the end of it. I'll keep y'all updated, and I will definitely need some encouragement! I've never done anything like this. We were starting to get the "clean eating" thing down before we moved, and since then camp food has taken over. Somehow I've managed to lose weight while being here but I think that's just because my job is so active. Anyways, this is a huge deal for me. I love food! This week will be a huge test of my discipline. I know I can do it, I know I can do it.
It really does look delicious though, doesn't it? And so colorful!



Luckily Ashley is hosting this whole thing & there will be lots of encouragement through that group along the way.

Speaking of Ashley, I got to meet her and a handful of other bloggers today. Namely Jamie, Julie, Meg, and Hollie. I've gotten to know these girls via their blogs, emailing, twitter, and texting but it was SO COOL to meet them in person and actually hang out! I met a few other girls too but I was mostly excited to hang out with the girls I already have a relationship with because I was meeting them for the first time today. Maybe next one I'll try to mingle more :)

Jamie & Julie 
I am so mad I didnt get a picture with Meg! (Mine and Hollie's will hopefully be posted soon!) Just means we'll have to hangout again soon, Meg :)

I also won this awesome print from Orange&Park. They have tons of cool prints of California and other places like South America, Africa, & stationary too! 


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I loved meeting these girls and feeling like we'd been friends for a long time. Seriously, you guys are amazing. Now lets set up some hang-outs chicas!

PS. Thank you to the girls who hosted today's meet-up, y'all did an amazing job & it was so nice to be included!

Don't forget to linkup on Monday with your favorite Blush, Bronzer, etc! :)

5 comments:

Ash McGlass said...

i love this post! it was so nice to finally meet you- wasn't the meet-up the best?! i cannot wait for the next one!!! yay for this upcoming week, we are going to KILL this juice fast (;

Olivia.Dee said...

I seriously need to get my hands on one of those Orange & Park posters!!! So glad you had a great time at the meet-up. And now a juice fast!? go you!

Julie @ The Smitten Mintons said...

YAY! I'm so glad we finally met- although I felt like I already knew you :) Looking forward to hanging out soon!!!

Kai.Mercado. said...

I definitely am jealous you won a poster...I might just have to buy one for myself! Glad you had fun!!

Kasey Lynne said...

Awww you and the other ladies looked so beautiful!!! I'm so jealous that I wasn't able to make it!!

Good luck on the juice fast! Praying that God gives you discipline, strength and patience throughout the week!