Balancing Good vs Guilty Pleasures

Balancing Good vs Guilty Pleasures

Do you balance what is good for you versus guilty pleasures?

I do my best to live a good and healthy life. But I do have my guilty pleasures! I am far from perfect.


If we are talking about food, I do my best to balance the good with the guilty pleasures. I love my chocolate! But I also love eating good, healthy foods! I have a nice balance between both. I buy dark chocolate.

As for my son, he likes chips, french fries, macaroni and cheese, hamburgers and such. I try to make healthy meals, such as spaghetti. I use whole wheat or gluten free noodles. He loves spaghetti so I will make it as much as I can. He eats so much of it too! He also likes soups and he will eat rice with some veggies. He is so picky!

TV Shows:

I have my favorite TV shows. I balance out what I watch with Netflix and my favorite shows online. I usually watch TV with my son and he usually wins. We end up watching a lot of Disney Junior and Nick Jr.


Another big guilty pleasure of mine is online shopping. There are times when I need new clothing or I feel like I need to buy clothing based on the season. I try to buy clothes that will last several years and not just a season.

I love buying things that we need for our household as well. I like to stock up on things. I am in charge of making sure we have our necessities in our household.

I get my fix of online shopping from buying clothes or necessities for our home.


Another guilty pleasure is buying in bulk, especially for our necessities. I like to keep a small inventory of everything and when we run low, I just stock up again. A few years ago, we didn’t have a Costco membership. At that time, I would stock up using coupons. I would stack my savings and coupons at Walgreens. I enjoy shopping at Walgreens because I can walk there!


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Stephanie is a wife and mom. She has been married for over twelve years and started blogging shortly after getting married. When not blogging at Beauty Brite, she can be found spending time with her husband and son, catching up on Netflix, or working out. Feel free to contact Stephanie for more information on how she can help your company.

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