Every once in a while I get pretty passionate about a new discovery and just want to tell everyone about. So this is me sporadically sharing how to budget for a food allowance…Read More
My great grandmother made the BEST cornbread. She made the best everything. Over the years I've searched for recipes and have finally come close to her southern style cornbread, macaroni and cheese and pound cake from recipes I found online.Read More
It's that time of year - you know - of the eat right, and do right by your body kind. Sigh. I hate starting over.
This is a story about an event where a potentially healthy recipe meets a compromise in health and marriage.
What would YOU do?Read More
There's a reason for my harsh title. Hellooooo - it's Monday and it's almost the title of the blog hop I'm participating in today.
Why I hate THIS Monday...Read More
On my first week of Weight Watchers, I remember making myself 1/2 a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. It was 5 points. It was so delicious that I made another half while I was still chewing - 11 points total. That 11 points isn't worth it when it's the first thing you eat that day and you are still hungry.Read More
The morning humidity has set in down here in North Carolina. It's already too yuck for me to want to walk in the morning and I don't know what it is with bugs wanting to keep me company. So I've brought myself back indoors to get my daily fitness in.Read More
This week I wanted to share a recipe and the secret ingredients to one of my favorite salads. You won't mind having this one everyday for a week with some slight variations. You should lose at least a pound if you don't eat any ice cream.Read More
Twelve weeks ago, I had in my mind that I was going to lose 15 pounds by Mother's Day. By midweek of the 12th week, I was only halfway there. As the 12th week approached I was sort of deflated that I wasn't going to wear what I wanted to wear...Read More
This is a fun way to work up a sweat and get my heart pumping. I am not substituting this for other forms of cardio but it beats doing sit-ups. You can't help but keep your abs tight whenRead More