Fall Curried Lentil & Cauliflower Soup

I loooove fall!  What I don’t love is EVERYTHING “Pumpkin Spice”. Ugh. Sooo over it!! At first it was just Sbux with their nasty Pumpkin Spice Latte. Then it exploded into a mess of pumpkin spice products. Cookies, crackers, chips, soups- even dog food (no joke, I’ve seen it!)!!  Every endcap at Whole Paycheck  Foods […]

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Amazing Vegan Recipes from Oh She Glows!!

Last night, nestingpalooza was in full swing! I cleaned up the house and got my barefoot and her pregnant self into the kitchen. (Women belong in the kitchen- heck, everyone belongs in the kitchen, it’s where the food is!!) I had flagged some recipes from Angela Liddon’s of OhSheGlows new cookbook, “Oh She Glows Cookbook” […]

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“Oatmeal” Currant Cookies

Oh.My.Goodness. I haven’t baked in over two months thanks to the Whole30 Challenge and can I just say what an eye opener that was for me?! I didn’t realize the amount of baked goods in my diet until I took them out. It has felt sooo good to back off fruit and baked stuff. I […]

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Veggie Garden Update and Karma Katcher Chocolate Giveaway Winner!

Yesterday a friend gave me some feedback on my blog. She said my pictures suck. Ok, she was kinder than that, but that was the general take home message. I couldn’t agree more but then again, I never ever expected the blog to be where it is today so I have never worried about my […]

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Yesterday You Said Tomorrow

Support How does that word make you feel? Comforted, knowing you have it? Sad, because you wish you had it. Frustrated, because it’s conditional? We all need support. That’s why programs like Weight Watchers, Livestrong, Jenny Craig and more just like it flourish- because each and every member is supported in their journey. It makes […]

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Summer Succotash Quesadillas With Nacho Mmmm Sauce

So, my wonderful amazing client Stephanie brought this recipe to my attention ( I assume because 1) it’s vegan and 2) its loaded with veggies!) She raved about it, but I was skeptical. Until now…. Summer Succotash Quesadillas With Nacho Mmmm Sauce From the Oregonian (8/23/11) Ingredients: Filling 1 sweet onion, sliced 1 ear fresh corn, kernels […]

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Day 2, Whew!

My day started out early! I zapped 3 egg whites in the microwave (yup, it works- just put them in a big bowl and microwave for about 90 seconds and voila! Eggs!) and added some black beans, tomatoes and feta cheese. I also grabbed some chilled coffee (we refrigerate the leftovers so I can have iced coffee […]

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