(When I first started typing up this blog I had NO CLUE how long it was going to get! So I split it into two. Trust me, it would be crazy otherwise!)
I got the week off from work for spring break and I desperately wanted to get far away! ... Read more
I was reading through the blogs I check in with every morning when I came across this post by Caitlin at Healthy Tipping Point www.healthytippingpoint. com/2010/03/guilt-is-a-dru g.html and it really resonated with me.
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The weather has started to be a bit nicer where I’m at, and I have noticed that a lot of the bloggers I read have been eating some summery meals. One of these is overnight oatmeal. I thought it sounded interesting and wanted to give it a try.
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Happy St. Patrick’s Day everyone! I am having spinach pizza tonight to “celebrate.” Ok, really it just sounds good. (see my last blog for a picture)
The last couple of nights I have been sad and alone. My husband was out of town to visit ... Read more
Hello friends! I hope everyone is having a great Monday.
I have realized that I have been in kind of a rut lately when it comes to exercise. I know exactly which machines at the gym will give me the most calorie burn in the least amount o... Read more
Yeah, they don’t really have anything to do with one another, do they? But I did go ice skating yesterday and I did try a little something different with black beans for my bean wraps.
Ice skating was fun! I technically had tried it one t... Read more
I love quinoa, so I couldn’t wait to try this toasted quinoa recipe I found on Healthy Tipping Point www.healthytippingpoint. com/recipes/baked-banana-a nd-goji-berry-oatmeal by Caitlin.
I didn’t have maple syrup lik... Read more
I read a few blogs regularly and one of my favorites is Healthy Tipping Point www.healthytippingpoint. com/ by the creator of Operation Beautiful operationbeautiful.com/ , Caitlin.
She always has some am... Read more
I previously posted a link to the recipe for “refried” beans, ( allrecipes.com/Recipe/Re fried-Beans-Without-the-Re fry/Detail.aspx ) but I wanted to bring them up again so I could post some pictures.
Both times we ha... Read more
I went to my gym today to get my body fat percentage tested as well as my metabolism. They had a company bring their "bod pod" to try and sell their weight loss products, which I doubt I'd spend money on. I had to make sure not to exercise or ... Read more
Aubrey called Blossoming Lotus ( www.sparkpeople.com/mypa ge_public_journal_individu al.asp?blog_id=2846021 ) for me to find out what greens their wraps are made out of. And they said what we thought: collard greens. We ... Read more
Ahh, a nice relaxing weekend. It is always nice to completely detach from the craziness and just BE! Although we do have some fun ideas for this weekend.
To celebrate New Seasons’ 10 year anniversary they are having a big celebration with... Read more
I check out a lot of cookbooks from the library. I search the internet for recipes. And so I read a lot of silly “tips.” The one I saw most recently was this: “If you find that you need double the amount of any recipe for your guests, simply ... Read more