Update

I’ve been a little lax on my writing, I often wonder what everyone would like to hear about. You can only repeat the same thing so many times, right? It was a pleasure running into someone this afternoon. I love hearing from readers who have feedback, it gives me new energy and drive. As a…

Yup

I’m a morning person, you know after coffee, breakfast and complete solitude (just ask Ben).  I love my children, but no matter how I slice it, mornings suck. Anyway I can make it easier, I’ll give it a try. Thanks to Jess for her inspiration this week, I whipped up some ready to go breakfasts….

28 Days

I hate it when people say I have no time.  I hate it when I say I have no time; truth be told if it’s important enough to you, you’ll make the time.  Period. With that said, I am taking the time today to plan out my menu for the week and my grocery list…

The Skinny – Week 2

  I’m down a pound! I’ll take it. It wasn’t a bad week, but I didn’t work out as much as I should have.  It was the last week of school for the big kids, lots of activities going on and they had half days which threw me off a little.  The week coming up,…

Fresh is best

Today I hit up Costco and Shoprite to stock my kitchen with healthy stuff. After all, we don’t eat well if it’s not readily available right?  I focus on our favorites and add a few extra things into the mix (to try or get reacquainted with).  If it’s here, not only will I eat it…

Enchiladas

You have the capability to make anything “lighter”, just remember that.  There is no reason you can’t enjoy what you love, all things in moderation.  This is where I love experimenting. On Sunday, we marinated chicken in fresh lime juice, garlic, cilantro, salt and pepper, and a TBSP of olive oil.  We grilled enough chicken…