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Justine D.

California
How do you really recover from an eating disorder, in a world so obsessed with dieting? Want to fall--and stay--in love the right way?  What does it take to truly be happy, and start reaching your real goals? I'm here to help you figure that all out for yourself! I write and... Full Bio
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Munch On These Spring Goodies by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders I don’t know about you but I tend to overeat during the colder months simple because there’s nothing better to do when the polar vortex is at its strongest. I can’t believ ... Read on »
Food For Your… Face? by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Aaah, it’s the weekend! I wish weekends last for five days rather than just two. I hate the idea of ruining a perfectly good Monday morning going to work, hahahaha! ... Read on »
Crazy Good Burger Joints To Try by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Over the past week, I have tried to eat something light and healthy. I’ve rediscovered my love for peaches and have been living on lettuce and heirloom tomatoes for days. ... Read on »
Macaron Love: Little Known Macaron Making Tips For A Perfectly Baked Batch by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders One bite. It took one bite to fire up my love affair with macarons. There was a newly opened French café down by my apartment and my friend and I decided to hang out one c ... Read on »
My Top 5 Southern Food Faves by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders My mom is a Louisiana native so as you can imagine, we are big on the whole Southern cuisine thing. In fact, no Sundays is complete without deep fried chicken, grits and b ... Read on »
Roast Pork Dinner by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders I made roast pork the other day and it was THE BOMB! I basically broiled the dang thing because I wanted it to be healthier than most though I wouldn’t mind slathering a b ... Read on »
Spreading Macaron Love by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders I’ve been blogging for a while and it just dawned on me that I haven’t blogged about one of the things I’m really passionate about, macarons! I know macaron making is a fi ... Read on »
Beachin’ Good Time by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders I’ve been feeling incredibly stressed out lately. I haven’t really had time to relax ever since I came back here in Orange County with my dad so I decided to hit the beach ... Read on »
Food Hacks by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Know any food hacks? Nifty tricks that makes good food taste even better? I always freeze my grapes for an hour before I eat them and I get these super chilly pops of ... Read on »
Going Organic? by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders I’m toying with the idea of eating nothing but organic food items. The good news is, organic stuff has become quite trendy and you can easily find different food brands th ... Read on »
Obsessing Over Two Kinds of Jellies by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders These days, there are two things that I have been obsessing with: milk teas with taro jelly and Melissa jelly shoes. Okay, I know the shoes are non-food item here I need t ... Read on »
Crossing The Line by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders What’s one foodstuff you can’t imagine eating? I’d like to think I’m adventurous when it comes to food.I’m all eating cholesterol-laden dishes and exotic food with names I ... Read on »
Of Carnitas, Lurking and Weekend Whips by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders I’ll let you in on a little secret: When I’m not busy discovering new eats, re-discovering old haunts, and going on a lengthy yodeling duet with Binx, I’m busy salivating ... Read on »
Pho From Scratch by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders There used to be a quaint little Vietnamese resto near my place but they closed down two weeks ago. Imagine my heartbreak! I used to stop by there with my friends a lot be ... Read on »
Cats and Cupcakes! by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders So I just got back from London last week with my dad and I ate so much fish and chips throughout the trip, I think I gained ten pounds. I love London’s old world charm and ... Read on »
Side Dishes: Cooking Up Some Love by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders A heart-shaped Valentine Hey fellas, it’s Valentine’s Day tomorrow and here’s a little hint on how to win affection as well as extra brownie points. ... Read on »
34 Weeks: Where did the time go?? by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Wow. I cannot believe I haven’t posted in a month! Things have been crazy around here, both with thinking about the baby coming, trying to start planning for our move to M ... Read on »
30 Weeks:…And a baby shower! by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders I’m so excited to share some baby shower pics with you today! My friends Alice and Jackie were so sweet to plan it for me–and, even the theme of the party was “Sweet” sinc ... Read on »
29 Weeks: Where did my feet go? by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders The last week has been a little rough for me. Despite being a little bit of a needle-a-phobe, there were two days when it felt like all I was doing was getting blood tests ... Read on »
28 weeks (And why you won’t find any “bump pictures” here) by Justine D. Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Hello, third trimester! Sometimes it’s hard for me to believe I’m officially in the final stretch of pregnancy–and then, there are times when it’s pretty darn believable, ... Read on »