Two new great recipes this week. I'm killing it! HA! I had purchased some of these items to make a different recipe (Roasted Chicken w/ Balsamic, Honey & Tomatoes), but due to some family schedule changes I opted not to defrost a couple pounds of chicken for two...read more
I'm loving the substitution of cauliflower "rice" for rice in recipes. Last week I tried the switch with stuffed peppers and liked the results which inspired me to try it again. While keeping the same volume of food, you significantly reduce the carbohydrate content,...read more
What a beautiful weekend! I love September weekends that keep that summer vibe going. I think of them as an extra little gift from mother nature. We try to get up to VT at least once a month off ski season. Thankfully this was the weekend we had planned to go up this...read more
Here I am pictured planning healthy meals for the week! Another busy one ahead, but thankfully not as crazy as last week. There are actually two evenings where there is nothing on the calendar after 5PM. YIPPEE! For the busier nights I'll have these key ingredients...read more
Yup, summer sure is over. All the school year mayhem has resumed at full speed. 🙁 Next week the evenings are packed with dance competition choreography sessions, parent information nights, soccer practice, games and team dinners. BTW... I don't know why one team...read more
Well, that's it folks. Summer is officially over on tomorrow. Feels like it's already over for those of us with children who returned to school last week. Summers are just never, ever long enough. However, I recently realized something I could look forward to in...read more
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