Hate feeling like I am not a cool kid!

Hate feeling like I am not a cool kid!

I have always struggled my whole life feeling like I am not one of the cool kids.  I am sure a lot of you, especially those of you who strug...
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Recipe for Grilled Eggplant, Grape Tomato, and Feta Salad with Amazing Basil, Parsley, and Caper Sauce

Even if you don't make this salad, don't miss the Donna Hay-inspired Basil, Parsley, and Caper Sauce! For anyone who saw the title o...
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Weekend Weigh In update-The F-ing Same

Weekend Weigh In update-The F-ing Same

Although I did better this week and managed to loose almost all the weight I put on during vacation, I am still stuck at 217/218 depending o...
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Recipe for Grilled Lemon-Cumin Chicken with Charmoula Sauce

Chicken seasoned from a lemon-cumin marinade, grilled, and served with flavorful Charmoula Sauce Every summer, my post about How to Make Jui...
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Sick Kiddos and a stressed Mama

Sick Kiddos and a stressed Mama

I do plan to do a proper post on our vacation some time this week but I have been a wee stressed lately. While on vacation my oldest somehow...
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Slow Cooker Recipe for Spicy Vegetarian Pinto Bean and Chard Burritos

Pinto beans and swiss chard cook in the slow cooker to make a delicious filling for vegetarian burritos. I think it was a recipe I came acro...
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Recipe for Cauliflower-Crust Vegetarian Pizza with Mushrooms and Olives (Low-carb, Gluten-free)

This low-carb and gluten-free Cauliflower-Crust Vegetarian Pizza can be cooked on the grill or in the oven. Last year I started noticing cau...
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Slow Cooker Recipe for Black Beans with Cilantro

Creamy Black Beans with Cilantro make a great side dish any time of year. (This easy side dish made in the slow cooker was first posted in 2...
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Update-Holding still

Update-Holding still

So for over a month now I have been broken up with weight watchers.  My weight has gone up a bit and down a bit but has stayed relatively th...
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Julienned Zucchini Mock Spaghetti with Quick Sausage, Tomato, and Basil Sauce

Don't think of Zucchini "Spaghetti" as a replacement for pasta, think of it as a delicious zucchini dish! (For Phase One Frida...
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Recipe for Kalyn's Power Salad Mix (and the quest to eat more vegetables)

This Power Salad Mix is something I eat regularly for a meatless meal! For a few months I've been having regular talks with myself about...
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When a Farewell is Complicated

When a Farewell is Complicated

This weekend we traveled up to New Hampshire (an 8 hr round trip from our home in CT) to lay to rest my husband's grandfather.  This was...
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Recipe for Grilled Halibut with Cumin and Lime (Low-Carb, Gluten-Free, Paleo)

If you have leftovers of this Grilled Halibut with Cumin and Lime, use it to make fish tacos! (For Phase One Fridays I highlight Phase One ...
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Recipe for Raw Summer Squash Salad with Arugula, Feta, and Herbs

(This recipe is dedicated to the memory of Barbara Harris, who died June 30, 2012) (On June 30 the food blogging world lost our beloved and ...
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Flourless Chocolate-Walnut Cookies... Francois Payard

  Flourless Chocolate-Walnut Cookies (reminiscent of a French Macaron)... Francois Payard If you like chocolate and walnuts, you might want ...
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