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Determined to make the 2nd half of my life healty
Friday, April 15, 2016      11 comments

So I have been a wimp as far as exercise is concerned since junior high. I have been overweight or obese most of my life. I am 48 years old and I am determined that I will either work on being healthy or will actually be healthy for the 2nd ha... Read more
5K accomplished - What was I worried about?
Saturday, April 09, 2016      5 comments

Thank you to all of the kind people who sent good luck wishes my way yesterday. Jason and me before the race - I didn't think to take one after. ... Read more
My first 5k tomorrow - nervous nelly here
Friday, April 08, 2016      8 comments

Our first 5k is tomorrow morning and I am feeling nervous I have done the distance, but still worry a little bit about being close to last Jason... Read more
St. Pat's day - Colconnan using cauliflower
Thursday, March 17, 2016      2 comments

St. Pat's day - Colconnan using cauliflower Same recipe subbing cauliflower for potato. Turned out wonderful. Jason eyed it for the green content (cabbage) and not for the cauliflower. ... Read more
Attention my low carb friends - jalapeno cheddar muffins!!!
Saturday, March 05, 2016      4 comments

These turned out amazing. The base for the bisquits comes from "The Primal low-carb Kitchen" If you are going low carb - I recommend this book... Read more
Buffalo Chicken Bake and a NSV!
Saturday, February 27, 2016      3 comments

My day started with Jason having a belt test. Since I was going to watch instead of exercising, I dressed in jeans and sweatshirt. My husband looked at me and said that it was past time to retire the jeans I had on. They were size 20, I've be... Read more
Flax recipes - Blueberry Muffin and bread
Saturday, February 20, 2016      3 comments

The BLC 30 WEC for my team includes eating two servings of whole grains each day. I am using the low carb alternative ground flax meal. It has the fiber that you get from whole grain, plus lots of vitamins and omega 3s. I twerked the muf... Read more
Blueberry Muffin - Success
Thursday, February 18, 2016      2 comments

Yesterday I shared my blueberry muffin fail. One of my goals this year is to make a new recipe each week and to share the results. This morning my son came in while I was exercising and started asking questions: "Do you think maybe... Read more
Blueberry Muffin - Fail!
Wednesday, February 17, 2016      3 comments

One of my goals, guess you could call it a resolution, was to try at least one new recipe a week so that I don't get bored with my low carb food plan. Today, I made a low-carb blueberry muffin. Due to my lack of success, I won't post a link to... Read more
Low Carb Dessert
Friday, February 12, 2016      1 comments

I don't know where I saw this recipe. It's pretty simple and I had made note of the ingredients for when my sweet tooth struck, so I can't link to the source. 1 3 oz pkg sugar free Jello (I used cherry tonight.) 1/2 Cup boiling water 1... Read more
Keto Buns
Saturday, February 06, 2016      2 comments

I was looking for a low carb chip when I came across this recipe. I think this is going to be one of my new favorite sites. ketodietapp.com/Blog/pos
-Buns ... Read more
Potato Hash made with Daikon Radishes
Saturday, January 30, 2016      5 comments

One of the teams I am on had a goal this week to cook or eat a vegetable dish never had before. So when I was at the grocery store this morning I saw a new vegetable - Daikon. The cashier looked at me like I was crazy when I responded "no ide... Read more
Jicima Chips
Sunday, January 24, 2016      4 comments

I have a goal of trying at least one new recipe a week. This week's effort was Jicima chips with mixed results. They were very tasty, but my batch never got crispy. I suspect I sliced them too thin. I used my food processor. But even ... Read more
Protein Powder Waffles
Monday, January 18, 2016      3 comments

I know that a lot of people have losing weight as their new years resolution, but I adopted a few more specific goals and I am hoping that weight loss will be a side effect. 1 - Low carb life style - I have eliminated wheat in the past and... Read more
Low Carb Lasagna Bake + Weighing myself daily
Wednesday, January 13, 2016      4 comments

So I meant to write about this last weekend. I was so pleased with how it turned out, I even took a picture. I just got busy and didn't get it done. ... Read more

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