First was the big first birthday party. I did great with the food, but should have had less of the cake. I did not rush to be first in line for the food, actually I was one of the last and made mindful choices. Just a taste of the cake would ... Read more
Thank you for all the clever name suggestion, You guys made me smile. The suggestions sparked the name:
Since Pinkie the Flying Pig is a "finger" puppet, it seemed appropriate to be named after one of the fingers on our hand. :)
Pi... Read more
Loved last night's meeting!
Rip chatted with us about the program, discussed his new book and answered questions.
Talk about a cheerleader... Rip is offered congrats and tons of encouragement for us to continue being PlantStrong.
His ne... Read more
Vandal made a great point yesterday. I stated that I gave my fries to my son, The better choice would have been to just leave them on my plate.That is tough to do when we are brought up not to waste food. It is my job to change my mindset and do... Read more
Yesterday went well. At dinner I did splurge and had "a" grass fed beef slider and a salad. I was surprised it came with fries, which I promptly gave to my french fry fiend son. The slider was tasty, however reflecting this morning it was suffi... Read more
Well yesterday did not go as well as I expected. After posting an issue came up and I lost my appetite Basically I only had dinner yesterday. The steak was fine, and even my guys savored it and decided to save half for today. It was so nice not... Read more
A day for.... I was going to say falling off the wagon... but that isn't true. This was planned. I did give into my drooling menfolk and purchased red meat for tonight's dinner. The meat is already portion sized. Woo Hoo! So my guys can enjoy wi... Read more
Only FIVE days left and my guys are already are looking for some meat. LOL It didn't help that there is a sale, they saw it advertised, so they started drooling.
Berry green Smoothie
Mac and NOT Cheese ... Read more
Time sure has flown by. My last E2 meeting is on Wednesday so my weigh in will be a day before I actually complete the challenge but that's okay... the scale is but a tool to chart my progress. My blood glucose numbers are getting back to what... Read more
Wow! Three weeks already! I am so looking forward to the Wednesday weigh-in next week.
Hubby mentioned sticking mostly with E2 after we are done with the challenge. Cool Beans!!! There are many options but being Plant Strong is going to be ou... Read more
Steel cut oatmeal (again)
Tofu salad on rye
Missed the meeting last night and Oh My Word!!! My youngest actually ate with us last night. They ended up with the sweet potato stuffed with kale, onions and black b... Read more
Steel cut oatmeal
Hummus cuke wrap
Dinner out E2 meeting (madras lentils over rice)
Don't know if that is going to happen. The roads are slick and the temps are not supposed to get any warmer today. So a Plan B is needed.... Read more
Steel cut oatmeal with dark cherries
Pita with tofu salad, Persian cuke
Baked sweet potato with kale and beans
Awaking to wonderful blood glucose numbers was a wonderful gift. I think the combo of mediation, exercise and Engine 2... Read more
Steel cut Oatmeal
Tofu Salad Pocket
My clothing is fitting differently. Gently draping, instead of being snug. The weigh in will be a... Read more