Recipes

10 Great Ideas from Pintrest

I avoided Pintrest for a really long time. I heard all the buzz, but I plugged my ears. It wasn’t that I had anything against Pintrest, but I knew I didn’t need one more think encouraging me to spend anymore time online. Between blogging, Twitter, Facebook and Words with Friends, I didn’t need any help…

Pasta Bowl

I have thoroughly enjoyed the discussion in the comments on how many calories you really need. It’s definitely something that I’m still thinking about and trying to work out in my mind. For the record, I have found that I’m still very nervous about getting over my allotted calories each day, but I’ve found that…

Weekly Weigh-In

Happy Wednesday! I can’t believe it’s the middle of the week already…but, in weight-loss world, it’s just the beginning of another week. I weigh on Tuesday mornings, so I get to start off the middle of the week with a fresh, clean slate. I’m not terribly excited about this week’s weigh-in, but I’m not upset…

Recipes: Fruit Salad

I have to thank my cousin Megan for sharing with me the incredibly easy, calorie-friendly and healthy concept of fruit salad. No, no, not that nasty stuff in the can. Homemade yumminess that you can enjoy for breakfast, snack, or side dish without any guilt. You can use just about any fruit that you enjoy…

Easy Microwave Popcorn

Thanks to the wonders of the World Wide Web, my family and I have found an easy way to make great-tasting, inexpensive, low-calorie popcorn. I just wish we’d discovered it before we bought our air popper. I’ve seen this idea on several blogs, so I’m not going to try to link to where I saw…