Author Archives: allieinaction

Digestion: A quick and dirty guide

  Like forreals though So it’s really exciting, studying the kind of nutrition where I can make these kinds of recommendations. I mean, probably not a whole stick of butter, but a really nice size dollop of that grass-fed butter … Continue reading

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Reasons To Write

I guess I’ve always turned to writing when life things happen. I’ve always kept a journal which, for the most part, are filled with constant frustrations, worries, and really terrible poems. It’s always been my outlet, it’s the one constant … Continue reading

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New Leaves

Fall always has this bittersweet feel to it. Maybe it was the old repetitive return to academia, or maybe the looming cold mountain air, but either way, it always makes me feel something. Winter is by far the ugliest of … Continue reading

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Finding Happiness Through Illness

Around 10:30pm last night my stomach started cramping, turning, hurting. By midnight I felt like my stomach was on fire and my intestines were turning inside out. Gluten. I was sure of it. As an official celiac of 3 years, … Continue reading

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Farmers Market Love

Oh how I love you, Farmers Market. You are one of my favorite things. Every Saturday morning I wake up and scurry off to the market and snag some fresh produce. I’m that person who, even if they didn’t get … Continue reading

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Food and Life: The Ups and Downs

So I love food.Like. LOVE food. I equate food to superpowers. It’s the closest thing will ever get to become Superman. I love thinking about it, reading about it, talking about it, everything. I swear food talk probably make up … Continue reading

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Lessons In Farming

Over the past 5 months I’ve been interning on an organic farm about 30 minutes out of town. It’s 2 years old and around 5 acres, total. The couple who own and operate the farm are young, spirited, and passionate–always … Continue reading

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