For Monday's meal, I didn't follow any particular recipe. When I went shopping for beans, I picked up a few that I haven't tried and wanted to give this chili a wide variety of flavor. As you can see in the picture, there are quite a few. Ingredients: 2 sticks celery 1 cup onions … Continue reading Vegetarian Chili
Last night, I made this recipe: Power Turkey Meatloaf. I wasn't for sure how the kids would like it since I added salsa in it. Below is the what I used as I didn't have all the ingredients. 1 cup Giant Mild Salsa 2lbs Jennie-O Ground Turkey 2 Large eggs 1 cup Mom's Best Quick Oats … Continue reading Power Turkey Meatloaf
My 21 Day Fix Review I tried the 21 Day Fix, doing all the exercises every day and doubling up on the last week. I didn't use the containers, as I didn't have them, but watched what I ate since I plan meals for the week. The first week was tough. I realized how out … Continue reading My 21 Day Fix Review
So, I decided to try Flourless Brownie Muffins as a healthy alternative to regular brownies and muffins. 2 of my 3 kids liked them, my husband said they were okay and I thought they tasted like a regular cupcake. Since I am in charge of baked goods for our concession stand for basketball in the … Continue reading Flourless Brownie Muffins
If you've been living under a rock these last few months, allegations came out against Harvey Weinstein and a slew of other Hollywood directors about sexual misconduct among actors and actresses. This is what started the #metoo campaign. There was a lot of support for the men and women who came forth and also a … Continue reading My take on Harvey Weinstein
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If you're like me, when it comes to the new year, your resolution is to lose weight or get healthy. Every year since I was 18, this was my resolution. When I graduated high school, I was 180lbs, engaged and starting college. Even at this weight, I thought I was fat. As I got comfortable … Continue reading Getting Fit for the New Year
I hope everyone had a nice Thanksgiving and didn't go too crazy this Black Friday. We had a nice spread at my sister's this year, while I made cheesecake, cherry pie and brought the mashed potatoes. After all, was said and done, we have turkey to last us at least a month. We're trying to … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving/Black Friday
These past few weeks, this has been my go-to after workout shake. Depending on how much ice I put in, it also makes a great milkshake. Every time I make it, I have, at least, 2 of the kids waiting to get the leftovers. I'm lucky to finish the whole thing by myself, but it's … Continue reading Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Protein Shake
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