Tomorrow, June 26, 2017 is my first day of the 21-day-detox at The Camp Transformation Center, in Pittsburgh, Pa.

I decided to complete this detox because I wanted to pick up on my weight loss goals. I have been practicing moderation (read more about my story as a thick girl in these previous posts Everything in Moderation: the story of a thick girl Get Your Body Back Foolishness: the story of a thick girl) but in order to reach my initial goal to lose 30 lbs. by August 30th, I needed to add more to my workout and healthy eating regime.

I had been following others who have gone through the 6-week-challenge at The Camp, (learn more HERE) for the last few months. I was interested, but could not afford to sign-up for the program. An Ad crossed my screen that there was a special for their 21-Day-Detox for only $21. I felt that I had no choice but to take the opportunity.  

21-Day-Detox Process 

The Mandatory Presentation took place on Wednesday, June 21 2017. This was a time to ask any questions we had in regards to the program, to pay the $21 and get up-and-coming information on what the next 21 days would look like. We were told to change our Facebook profile pictures to this image: (so if you are following me, this is not scam, it is real) 


Here’s what I got:

  • A proven nutrition plan based on whole foods. This is NOT a starvation diet!
  • 50-Page detox manual (and our 2-page “quick-start” guide)
  • Grocery list
  • Dozens of fun, tasty recipes
  • Coaches who care
  • Enter to win 2 months FREE boot camp training! 

Important Dates: 

June 21, 2017 – Sign up
June 23, 2017 – Initial Weigh-In/ orientation
June 26, 2017 – First Workout and Detox Start
July 17, 2017 – Final Weigh-In

How I am feeling: 

I am feeling excited, motivated, anxious, pumped, nervous… so many emotions, but overall, I am ready for this new journey. 

Although I am a firm believer in loving your body and feeling beautiful, no matter your size, we must constantly journey toward a healthier life. My journey begins tomorrow and I cannot wait to share my progression and results with you. 

Meal Prep:

We were told at the initial weigh-in that we need to go grocery shopping, clear our homes of any foods that can tempt us to break our detox, and to meal prep for the first week. I decided to do a juice fast for breakfast and lunch my first 3 days, so I will begin my real meal prep on Wednesday, June 28.  





What is to come:

I will be posting every day of this detox and tracking all that I do throughout the next 21 days, including recipes, self love affirmations, deep breathing exercises, and a daily gratitude log of 5 things I am grateful for.

Follow me to see my transformation. 💪


Ta'lor Pinkston

Hey beautiful! I am Ta'lor Pinkston, MSW|founder of LADYHOOD journey, LLC|Women’s Inspirational Self-love|Poet|Prospective Self-love Coach|Feminist|Equality Advocate|Women’s & Family Therapist LADYHOOD journey, LLC focuses on helping college girls, mothers, and every woman to incorporate self-love into their lifestyle. The topics discussed include Women's Empowerment, Beauty Standards, Body Love, Equality, Mommyhood, and Healthy Relationships. I want women and all my readers to leave my site feeling inspired, uplifted, supported, and empowered in every stage of life. I love to spend time with my daughter, going to local bars and restaurants with family & friends, online shopping, photography, writing poetry, sipping Tea , sitting on my porch, trying new wines, and listening to music from artists like Chance the Rapper, SZA, Pentatonix, H.E.R, Alessia Cara, Sabrina Claudio, Jhene Aiko, Frank Ocean, Coldplay, and Kings of Leon.

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