A Tribute to the First Badass Princess I Knew

I don’t really have anything I can say that other people haven’t about the passing of Carrie Fisher. I find it hard to believe that the world can continue existing without her in it – it seems wrong.

She is the first princess I knew who was also a badass – if I were a princess, that is the kind of princess I’d want to be.  Continue reading

“F*ck That” – A Guided Meditation

(c) johnhain, pixabay.com

(c) johnhain, pixabay.com

I am not really big on meditation. I get really fidgety, and my type-A brain can’t be quiet for long periods of time. This is why I have to have music on to fall asleep, for example (it’s really soothing spa-type music, but still). My brain needs to be occupied in some way in order for me to relax. Continue reading

Happy List – 2/2/2016

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(c) Pezibear, pizabay.com, edited by HealthyEmily

The holiday hiatus here at HealthyEmily is over at last – welcome back and thanks for hanging in there with me!

I thought I’d kick off the new year on the blog with a happy list – so here it is: the good things that have happened lately and the good things that are coming soon. Continue reading

Photo Diary: A Jaunt to Target

I found myself taking an inordinate amount of pictures while I was at Target yesterday – I guess I was just in a camera-happy mood! On the off chance that you will find my photographic adventures amusing, I thought I’d start a new blog feature: the Photo Diary.

This makes it sound much fancier than “Running Around at Target Taking Pictures Like a Crazy Person.”

You know, whatever works! Continue reading

A Happy List – 10/28/2015

Here’s what is making my heart smile today. Continue reading

And the Winners Are…

(c) StartupStockPhotos, Pixabay.com

(c) StartupStockPhotos, Pixabay.com

About two weeks ago, I giddly reached both 100 posts and 100 followers on HealthyEmily.

It was a good day 🙂

To thank all of you, my wonderful followers, for reading along with me, I had a contest.

I chose two followers randomly – numbers five and thirty-three – to win an item from my Etsy shop. Continue reading