Alight y'all. If you haven't used spaghetti squash in lieu of spaghetti, you are missing out. I don't mean to brag (who am I kidding, I sure am!) but I make a mean spaghetti squash. Spaghetti squash is a good, healthy substitute for spaghetti, but you have to make it right. Below is how I … Continue reading Spaghetti Squash: You’re Missing Out
We get a box of grassfed, local meat from a ranch here in Texas. We don't really like liver so when we got a pound of liver one month, we were none too enthused. Luckily, we have a plethora of animals (namely two dogs) that love homemade treats! So we used our liver for good. … Continue reading Liver Treats: Treat Your Puppies!
Summer is coming to a close in many areas... but watermelon is still very much in season (and on sale!) Anytime I hit up a summer BBQ, I love to bring watermelon. Part of the trouble with watermelon is how to cut it in an easy to eat, no mess kind of way. I'm happy … Continue reading A Watermelon Technique Anyone Can Do
I started Weight Watchers a few months ago. For those who aren't familiar, it's a weight loss program that encourages participants to eat healthier, move more, and learn to make more balanced food choices. You have so many "points" assigned based upon what your weight and goals are, so most participants look for ways of … Continue reading Flatout Flatbread Pizza – YUM!
I'm always looking for the best way to prep lunches for my husband and kiddos. Coring an apple with an apple corer is basically torture, so I discovered this super simple way to prep an apple. This method is fast, efficient, and enables you to choose the width of your apple slices. From thinner slices … Continue reading The Easiest Way To Core An Apple
For Mother's Day this year, Heidi gave mom a day of fun that included going to the Dallas Farmers Market and going out to lunch. The trip was delayed a few weeks but was a lot of fun. You probably read Heidi's review of the DFM. I thought I'd tell you about Gogi Cafe. My … Continue reading Gogi Cafe. Yummy Vegan Food.
So I've been off chocolate, that's right. This is a big deal for me, I consider myself a true chocolate addict. I love it, I must eat some every day. When I went off chocolate, I found myself craving it and I wanted to find a healthy way to fulfill that craving. I came across … Continue reading Black Bean Fudge