I am not okay!
Sunday, March 22, 2020 2 comments
Confession time: I am a comfort food seeking stress eater who is bypassing all the healthy food in my fridge and finding junk. Up until this COVID crisis, I wasn't even putting junk in my house. But the other day when I was looking for ways... Read more
Thursday, March 12, 2020 1 comments
I've been writing this blog in my head all day and still not sure what all I want to talk about. I am not worried about the Corona-virus like some are, but I just got hired to be part of a research project which will put me in schools and I... Read more
Trying new things...
Friday, February 28, 2020 1 comments
This past week I tried a couple of new things. One is a salsa and the other is cake. Cucumber Salsa.... 6 cucumber peeled and diced (I left a little peeling on some for color and crunch) 1 can rotel (I used the mild ones) 1 medium... Read more
Blast from my past!
Monday, February 24, 2020 2 comments
Today I found my old sparkpage back when I was mizlisaabc.This was back in 2008-2010. I loved reading my old blogs. There were memories about my mom (she passed 8 years ago), my old teaching jobs, and the boys were kind of small. The good ... Read more
Sunday, February 23, 2020 4 comments
Gratitude. I have lost a total of 15 lbs since the first of the year. By the time I started tracking on Sparkpeople, I was already down 12 lbs. I have to CONSTANTLY remind myself that I am not on a diet. I am making healthy choices because ... Read more
I need a new vegetable or fruit to try!
Saturday, February 15, 2020 6 comments
I am still making pretty good choices and I enjoy the adventure of trying a new food when I go to the store to get our weekly food. I didn't like guacamole when I tried it a long time ago at a mexican restaurant. I keep seeing all the hype ... Read more
Every day is a new beginning
Thursday, February 06, 2020 2 comments
Around the first of the year I heard a podcast by Katrina Sequenzia that really resonated with me. Here are some notes I took: We do not rise to the level of our goals, we fall to the level of our habits. Instead of trying to jump the ... Read more
Tuesday, February 04, 2020 2 comments
Since I haven't had butternut squash until today, I was unsure of how tender it needed to get. It reminded me of a sweet potato so I just went with that. I put it in the toaster oven for about 15 minutes with a little olive oil, salt and pepper.... Read more
Palmini and Butternut squash
Sunday, February 02, 2020 2 comments
No, not together. At least I don't think so! I have challenged myself to try at least one new thing a week from the grocery store. Someone had a gorgeous picture of "palmini lasagna" so I went on a quest to find it here in WV. In Charleston... Read more
My name is Lisa, and I'm a diet FLOOZIE
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 3 comments
Sigh. I am trying really hard to be the child of God that He wants me to be. So this year, instead of dieting on the 1st of January, I decided to commit my life to putting God first in my eating choices. I declared that I would eat foods cr... Read more
Let's Get This Party Started!
Sunday, January 26, 2020 3 comments
Hello. I have been here before, had pretty good results, and made friends. I am currently following a different plan (ask me) and I realize that the piece I am missing is being able to blog and to interact with other people working to impro... Read more