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Weight Loss Struggle: Preparing Meals with Organic Girl Greens

If you follow me on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter than you know I’m trying to eat healthier. I’m working on making conscious choices as it relates to my eating habits and health. I’ve definitely tried eating better in the past, but I’ve always gotten caught up with life’s fast pace and usually fall off. Hey, I’m human, don’t judge me! The great thing about changing your lifestyle is if at first you don’t succeed then dust yourself off and try again…in the words of Aaliyah.

That being said, I’ve decided to use my blog to talk about my public weight loss struggles,  and products that I’m using while on this journey. I will use this segment as a place to talk openly with you guys. So, if you are having struggles share them! Trying a new healthy recipe, tell me about it! Sharing my struggles makes me more accountable for my actions, plus I just like all of the feedback you guys give me on our Facebook page.

As soon as I made up my mind to start eating better,  I was asked to try out Organic Girl Greens. Let me tell you, I have been using them nonstop since they arrived. These organic greens has made my life much easier, I’ve been using them in everything from omelets to salads. The great thing about Organic Girl is that they offer multiple varieties and oh yeah, they are organic! Which means they don’t contain all of those pesticides found in other greens.

I received the following greens:

  • SuperGreens! – Our most nutritious salad with baby red chard, baby tat soi, baby spinach, baby green swiss chard, baby arugula
  • I Heart Baby Kale – A superfood salad with tender, tasty baby kale, tango, baby spinach, baby green chard, green romaine, baby green oakleaf lettuce –
  • Baby Spinach – Tender, nutritious baby spinach leaves

IMG_2004I’ve been posting pictures of dishes that I’ve prepared using Organic Girl…

IMG_2006 IMG_2003I’ve also been using them to make delicious omelets…

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I’ve even made them using corn tortillas…


Last week, I purchased a Nutribullet and I used Organic Girl in my fruit and vegetable concoctions…

559065_10151501960844020_1744877926_nIf you are part of the weight loss struggle then join me as we work through it together! I’ve been using some great tools to aid me in this whole process that I can’t wait to share with you!

To find out more about Organic Girl and their products go here or for more recipes go here.

About the author

Raijean Stroud

Fashion, beauty & lifestyle blogger based in Chicago and founder of Swa-Rai.com, Swa-Rai Media Group and Bleeding Heart Project. Launched in 2010, Swa-Rai discusses a range of topics including: fashion, beauty and lifestyle experiences which includes travel, tech, family, dining and so much more! When not in Chicago, Raijean can be found traveling around the country covering some of the hottest events! She can be spotted in places such as New York for covering events such as Mercedes Benz New York Fashion Week, Las Vegas for CES (Consumer Electronics Show), LA for Lucky FABB and more! When she's not traveling she's in Chicago, interviewing celebrities and covering exclusive events.

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  • I’m so proud of you Rai and you know when you slip up I’m gonna be there to get you back in line. With your schedule i know how hard it is the eat healthy but with continued determination and motivation you’ll reach your goals. Life will get in the way sometimes and you”ll stray from the path but you just have to regroup and get back on. I hope your public journey to live a healthy lifestyle is an inspiration to others. Congrats on all your success and I wish you much more.

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