What is Jacqueline's Journey?

I have lost over 300 pounds by changing my diet and exercising.  I am sharing my story to help inspire and motivate others to know that anything is possible if you work hard, believe in yourself and never give up.  I am a body positive and self-love activist who is learning to love myself and loves encouraging others to do the same. My weight loss journey has helped me learn more about myself as well.  I enjoy sharing my passions for fashion, food, and fitness as ways to express myself.  I really enjoy weaving fashion, food, and fitness into my motivational and inspirational social media and blog posts.

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FASHION

Fashion has always played a huge role in my life.  When I weighed over 500 pounds, Fashion was non-existant in my life.  I had to buy and wear what would fit from online retailers.

FOOD

I love cooking and baking.  I also love sharing recipes along with some of my favorite foods and snacks!

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FITNESS

I never would have thought that I would say this but fitness has become a huge part of my life…I actually LOVE working out.  I love how it makes me feel, the people I have met while exercising and putting together new outfits to wear to the gym.

Recent Posts

Chocolate Coconut Peanut Butter Protein Smoothie Recipe for those Extra Warm Days when you need a Sweet Treat

I don’t know about you, but when the weather starts getting warmer, there is nothing I like more than a smoothie.  Better yet…a chocolate smoothie!  I am a girl who loves her…

Protein and Veggies Made Tasty with this Healthy Beef and Broccoli Recipe

I eat a lot of protein and veggies. Like a lot. And yes…this can become quite boring! Well…have no fear because I have a lot of tricks up my sleeve…

Essential Things to Overcome the Loose Skin on my Legs After Losing 300+ Pounds.

“What’s wrong with your legs?” It’s time to address the elephant in the room. My legs. I think the questions about “why do my legs look like this, why are…

Healthier General Tso’s Chicken and Vegetables

    Why order take-out when you could enjoy this sweet and spicy garlic infused sauce mimicking General Tso’s Chicken. On my weight loss journey, I found myself wanting healthier…

Healthy Deconstructed Enchiladas Recipe

Healthy Deconstructed Enchiladas Recipe I don’t know about you, but Mexican food is my weakness. It is definitely my favorite food. During my weight loss journey I found ways to…

Jacqueline’s Sweet and Spicy Cantaloupe Salsa Created using Joy Bauer’s “Joy’s Simple Food Remedies: Tasty Cures for Whatever’s Ailing You.”

Hello! If you are new around here I want to welcome you to my page! I am so excited you are here and if you are here for my delicious…

My picks for the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2018

The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is here and is now open for everyone!! YAY! I was able to shop the early access sale and let me just say, I found a…

My Favorite Shoes for Summer! Styles and Types of Shoes that Help me Feel Comfortable and Confident.

To say I have a love for shoes is an understatement. When I was a little girl, my sister and I used to get a treat when we were good…

Mental Health Awareness: You never know what someone may be going through…always be kind…always.

To say the passing of Kate Spade this week due to suicide hit me hard is an understatement. Kate Spade. Such an iconic brand and powerhouse. With her bright and…

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