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Organic Melinda is committed to making organic, healthy food affordable through education, creating recipes, and providing information to the public through her blog www.organicmelinda.com and cookbooks.
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I am between 19 and 24 in all of these pics. 

Crazy how fast life goes by. 


10 years later and I am a grown woman with a baby. 

So many changes and transitions. 

I have lived a full life so far, and I am excited for the journey that is coming as I reach my 30s. 

#blessed #tbt #throwbackthursday #japan #college #martialarts #bestfriends #kendo #aikido #modeling #butterfly #30

I am between 19 and 24 in all of these pics.

Crazy how fast life goes by.


10 years later and I am a grown woman with a baby.

So many changes and transitions.

I have lived a full life so far, and I am excited for the journey that is coming as I reach my 30s.

#blessed #tbt #throwbackthursday #japan #college #martialarts #bestfriends #kendo #aikido #modeling #butterfly #30

11 Things My 20s Taught me

11 Things My 20s Taught me

In a week, I close out the decade of my 20s and welcome 30.  Your 20s are an insane time in your life. You start off as barely an adult and end with more responsibilities than you can imagine.  Below are 10 things that my 20s taught me.

1. Take what people say at face value.  

If someone says, “I am a jerk,” believe them. Seriously.  Don’t try to convince them or yourself otherwise.

Often times,…

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10 Tips to Excel as a Single Parent

10 Tips to Excel as a Single Parent

Over 7 months ago I found myself packing my bags in the middle of the night with an anxious heart, confusion, fear, and a myriad of so many emotions running through my mind, body and spirit.  I was disrespected for the last time, and it was time to go.

Two weeks before that, my ex and I had gotten into a huge argument, but arguing had so easily become the norm for us.  He said he did not love me…

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