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Christina M.

I'm a graduate student at Simmons College in Boston, MA working on my Masters in Nutrition and Health Promotion. I recently began blogging because 1) I love to read other blogs and 2) I thought it would be fun! I think it is great that with all of these blogs wonderful foods and recipes can be... Full Bio
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1 More Day of School! by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating I present my thesis tomorrow afternoon and then I’m done! I’ve got mixed emotions of here. 1) Excited (obviously) 2) Scared, Nervous, etc I know I haven’t been present ... Read on »
Sleep Record by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Wednesday night I couldn’t sleep at all and last night I went for the record. Not on purpose either time! I think my lack of sleep just caught up with me and I passed out ... Read on »
A Shower for Baby by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating As I had said in my last post, I went home for my sister-in-law’s baby shower on Saturday! My niece is due in a month and I’m so excited! After a long afternoon of food an ... Read on »
On the Road Again by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Home again this weekend! Back and forth a lot lately it seems.  I really don’t think I can handle anything more than the 3 hours it takes to drive! Whew.  But I’m super ex ... Read on »
Starting the Day Right by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating After all that Easter candy, it’s only appropriate that I hope back into my go-to breakfast.  Even though it is hot today (for once!), I whipped up a batch of oatmeal, and ... Read on »
Just Breathe by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Today was a day where I could breathe just a little.  I didn’t have to go to campus today for this first time in long time and it felt nice. Sometimes that’s the advantage ... Read on »
This Close by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Counting down…..3 weeks until I am done with school for good! (Yes I will be doing the internship next year but that is not the same) A month from tomorrow I will be hande ... Read on »
Men of my dreams by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Part of the reason I haven’t been blogging is because I went home and was spending some time with 2 of the loves of my lives. They are growing like weeds! I ... Read on »
Forgotten Blogiversary by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating I’m such a knucklehead. My mind is all over the place lately and I forgot my 1 year blogging anniversary! It was on April 6th (last Wednesday) and it just completely slipp ... Read on »
Feeling Oh So Productive by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating This week I’m on a roll with school. I feel like I’m getting so much done! We’ve made amazing progress on our thesis, our first draft is due in a week and I’m very excited ... Read on »
Results are in by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Sorry to keep you all in suspense. I’ve been matched to the dietetic internship at Michigan State University. Do I have to start saying “pop” now instead of soda? LOL Read on »
Waiting for Tomorrow by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating One more day until the rest of my life. Well maybe I’m being dramatic but still, tomorrow is Match Day in the dietetic world. It’s when all the students who applied for di ... Read on »
Fresh by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating I’ve really got to start taking more/better pictures. This week has been crazy, absolutely nuts. I can’t even explain. I’ve been eating a lot of meals out of my lunchb ... Read on »
Vegan week ends with a trip to ANCE by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Vegan week was mighty successful I think.  Most of the time it wasn’t difficult, though the other day I really wanted an omelet. But since I couldn’t, I switched it up fro ... Read on »
Starting “Vegan Week” by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Well like I said, come Monday I was beginning my week as a vegan. So far it’s really been a almond breeze. I crack myself up! But really I’ve just been subbing Almond Bree ... Read on »
Gluten Free Week – In Review by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating My first week of experimentation was actually pretty hard! I just ate what I had on hand so I didn’t go out an buy any special gluten-free items. But anyway, basically eve ... Read on »
A Diet Experiment by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating The other night I decided that I was going to do a little experiment. I “diet experiment” if you will.  I was thinking, how am I supposed to council people on their diet i ... Read on »
Naked Pizza by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Yesterday I wasn’t hungry when I woke up (snacking at the movie theater late the night before) but by lunch time I was craving fresh produce. I had a heap of it! I made a ... Read on »
Hiking at North Lake by Christina M. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating I’m a genius. Just saying. But really, who decides that it’s okay to go hiking up in the mountains when the snow hasn’t melted and there’s been a torrential downpour all w ... Read on »