Meals from Last Week and an Easy Portion Control Tip

Jan 27

Meals from Last Week and an Easy Portion Control Tip

I hope everyone had a great weekend!  I am still somewhat following Phase 1 of the 17-Day Diet and feeling really good about things.  I am currently loving this French Toast Breakfast Scramble.   I made my version with egg whites, cinnamon, stevia, vanilla, 1/2 banana, and topped with peanut butter.  I know it sounds weird, but I promise it is really good and a...

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Mexican Stuffed Peppers

Jan 21

Mexican Stuffed Peppers

I hope everyone had a great weekend and for those of you that had today off, a nice Monday as well!   I had to work today but we got to leave a couple hours early which was a very nice and unexpected surprise. Last night, I was planning on making my Stuffed Peppers but at the last minute I decided to change things up and try a different type of stuffed peppers....

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Restocking our Freezer with Homemade Soups

Dec 30

Restocking our Freezer with Homemade Soups

I think I have mentioned this before but I love having homemade soups in our freezer to be able to use as quick and easy lunches and dinners.  Last week I used my last individual container of soup so I figured this weekend would be a good time to make a couple batches of soup and chili and restock our freezer. Eric got me a subscription to the Eating Well...

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Christmas Cake Pops

Dec 19

Christmas Cake Pops

Is everyone ready for Christmas?  I feel like December is just flying by and now Christmas is right around the corner.  I usually like to bake a bunch of goodies around the holidays to give out to friends and family.  The only issue with that is that we always end up with a lot of leftover treats at our house.   I have been really been trying to watch what I eat,...

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Spaghetti Squash and Meatballs

Nov 28

Spaghetti Squash and Meatballs

We have officially packed up all of our Thanksgiving decorations and unpacked our Christmas decorations.  Eric and I went out and picked out our Christmas tree a couple days ago.  A few fun hours later…. Eric has been begging for spaghetti the past few nights but since I have been trying to eat light and healthy it wasn’t exactly what I had in mind....

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Colonial Cup 2012

Nov 18

Colonial Cup 2012

Yesterday I went down to Camden, South Carolina with my husband and his parents for the Colonial Cup.  They have been going to the Colonial Cup and Carolina Cup with a great group of friends for many years.  When Eric and I started dating, I was warmly welcomed to join them and I have been going with them ever since.  The Colonial Cup is the fall race and the...

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