Ugh. HS. It’s back.

My HS is back. Is the Holy Spirit using it to push me in a different direction? If you've gotten over HS, please get in touch with me!

My Testimony

Growing Up Catholic Three of the four families I grew up in were Catholic—Mom's, Step-Dad's, and Step-Mom's. My Dad's family was Russian Orthodox, which might as well have been Catholic for all I knew. I remember visiting the twelve stations of the cross, dressing up for Easter Sunday, and going to Sunday school classes for …

Satisfying Meals

The Bible tells us to enjoy the gifts God has given us. Meals are often a gift, with an eternal mindset, let's enjoy the Lord's gifts and take care of the temple he's building in us.

Carnivore, 1 Month Recap: Not Turning Back.

First Month Carnivore: Not Turning Back! While sugar made me hungry for more sugar, fat puts a quick stop to hunger—without the lethargy that comes with a carb-heavy or sugar-laden meal. That is what has made this way of eating sustainable for me.

Carnivore, Week 4

Status: Rounding the Bend. I can't believe I've made it four weeks eating nothing but protein and fat! Guys, for anyone curious about giving carnivore a shot, go for it. This was by far the easiest 'diet' I've ever tried. It was a little rough in the beginning but I am rounding the bend now. …

Carnivore, Week 3

Status: It Was the Eggs! I'd never considered that eggs would bother me. Every year when I get my 'mandatory' flu shot, the survey asks if I'm allergic to eggs. I've always responded, "No." Now though, I'm not so sure. When I say I was uncomfortable, I mean incredibly uncomfortable. I was nearly unable to …

Carnivore, Day 14

Status: Totally Unpredictable! This carnivore journey has been crazy unpredictable! I do not remember the gamut of experiences this time around from the first time I gave it a shot. Then again, I wasn't nearly as strict the first time around as what I have been since the last few days of December. The first …

Carnivore, Day 13

Status: I'm so Frustrated! Yesterday got me back on track. I woke up with a ton of energy. I think a good gauge of how I feel in the morning is whether or not I make the bed. Well, I made the bed yesterday! Our pastor had an excellent sermon at church that really resonated …