Need a little inspiration to get back to healthy this summer? Look no further than the Internet! Whether you’re seeking healthy recipes, new workout ideas, or simply some wellness words of wisdom, these healthy lifestyle blogs will be your new go-to reads!
My New Roots – Sara focuses on seasonal ingredients to create her truly beautiful, vegetarian dishes. This blog will have you excited to stock up on fresh fruits and vegetables at the farmers market this weekend!
Sunday Morning Banana Pancakes – Heather has mastered the art of creating simple, beautiful and healthy recipes! Her photos alone will inspire you to start cooking healthier this summer.
Oh She Glows – Angela creates meat and dairy-free recipes, many of which are also free of gluten, soy, and processed ingredients. At first glance, you would never know how healthy her recipes are with the truly crave-able food photos she posts.
Naturally Ella – This beautiful food blog, written by Erin, is focused on creating simple, fresh and seasonal vegetarian dishes. Erin’s photos are outstanding and her recipes are delicious and completely accessible for the home chef!
Fit Foodie Finds – Lee from Fit Food Finds has mastered the balance of delicious and healthy food! Her recipes are amazing, and just when you think you’re about to lick the screen, she’ll throw in a workout or two to keep you balanced!
Oh Lady Cakes – If you’re looking for something sweet made out of real, whole foods, then Ashlae of Oh, Ladycakes is your girl! She puts together drool-worthy recipes that will satisfy your sweet tooth without leaving you feeling guilty.
Sprouted Kitchen – Sara has been growing her very successful clean eating blog for a quite a while and it just keeps getting better and better! Her images are stunning and her recipes will have you running out the door for ingredients!
Happyolks – Kelsey, the author behind this simple and beautiful food blog, is determined to celebrate the experience of creating a wholesome meal and the happiness that comes with it!
Green Kitchen Stories – This vegetarian blog, written by the most adorable family of three, was the winner of this year’s Saveur Best Special Diets Blog, and for good reason! If you want decadent vegetarian recipes, this will be your new favorite blog!
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Lemon Stripes – Health Coach turned fashion blogger Julia is an inspiration to all fashionistas. She is very open and honest on her blog about her life, her career, and how she over comes obstacles. If you like fashion, then you will love Lemon Stripes.
Summer Tomato – Darya is a food and health writer based in San Francisco. Her blog, Summer Tomato, is a great resource for healthy recipes, advice on creating healthy habits, and fitness tips!
Whole Foodie Booty – Health Coach Shannon shares some of her best secrets for feeling great and living a healthy lifestyle without restricting yourself. Her positive attitude and outlook really shines through in her writing.
Maria Marlowe – Another Health Coach to follow, Maria shares excellent tips on her blog that even the most savvy health nut can benefit from! Follow along to find tips and tricks for living a health life. If you like what you see, Maria also leads classes and one-on-one coaching sessions!
Holli Thompson – This author of “Discover Your Nutritional Style” writes truly inspiring blog posts about living healthy. Holli will introduce you to new ingredients, recipes, and wellness tips that you’ll be using all year!
Vishnu’s Virtues – Vishnu is all about quitting your job and finally doing what you love and what will make you feel fulfilled with your life! His inspiring approach to life is a great read, even if you don’t want to quit your 9 to 5!
Sarah Wilson – This Australian Native will do more than help you quit eating sugar; she also posts truly inspirational material that will make living your healthiest life a breeze!
Fierce Fabulous Free – Nisha Moodley is about as inspirational as they come! Follow along as she opens up about the ups and downs of her life and sharing how to deal with all that life has to offer.
Ask Lauren Fleshman – This professional runner shares her experience as a runner, including all the highs and lows. Lauren answers questions for runners of all experience levels and is a very motivational writer.
Daily Cup of Yoga – Follow along as these yogis teach you what it means to incorporate yoga into your daily routine and how you can start getting in shape and living a peaceful life.
Run to the Finish – Let Amanda of Run to the Finish motivate you to find your inner runner as she takes you on her journey to live her healthiest life. She’ll post fitness tips, clean eating habits, and consistent encouragement as you work toward your personal goals!
Fit Bottomed Girls – This fun fitness blog is written by two women who know that fitness is an essential part of living a healthy lifestyle. Let them guide you on your journey to getting into better shape!
Peanut Butter Fingers – This healthy lifestyle blogger, Julie, posts great workout inspiration, healthy recipes, and plenty of puppy pictures! It’s a very fun and informative read.
Purely Twins – This website, written by two fitness loving twin sisters, is a one-stop shop for all things fitness and wellness. Follow along as Lori and Michelle post inspiration content and host motivational fitness programs like Purely Fit Life Club.
Powercakes – This blog written by Kasey, a certified personal trainer, will inspire you to start a successful fitness routine this summer while still enjoying all that life has to offer!
What’s on your summer blog reading list?
Lauren Caster is a contributing writer. She resides in Portland, Oregon where she enjoys cooking for friends, doing Bikram yoga, and exploring new restaurants and food carts in town.