Sept. 6 Menu and Events (Day 11)

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Today my oldest son turns 20 years old, so I'm including a picture of him in his Birthday Suit. … [Read more...]

Taste the Rainbow Cheesecake

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Before you go and get all gushy and approbational on me, know I didn't come up with this idea. … [Read more...]

Sept. 5 Menu and Events (Day 10)

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Er ners! I can feel the ticklings of the back of my throat telling me that I have a cold coming on. This means two things: 1. copious amounts (within reason, naturally) of zinc, Cd and D3; and 2. Recipes may slow a little bit so that I can … [Read more...]

Hug the Planet While Nourishing Your Kids

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  School is back in session and while bells ring, and the pitter patter of feet wend their way through the halls of academia, chances are you've put a lot of love into their lunches, too. … [Read more...]

Sept. 4 Menu and Events (Day 9)

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I slept in today. Boy was I tired! A few quick notes before I go all forgetty: I figured out I CAN darken link text (herpaderp), so I ran through the recipe indexes on the site (<-- see the green color here? A little too light for many) and … [Read more...]

Make your own (almost) sugar-free brown sugar

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All right, so molasses is only almost sugar-free, but pair your favorite sweetener together with natural molasses and you have a reduced-sugar sweetener to sub into any recipe that calls for brown sugar. … [Read more...]

Sept. 3 Menu and Events (Day 8)

I am down 10 pounds since I started a week ago! I love my food. It hasn't always been easy, but you can track how I've been doing day-by-day under the tab Mid-Year Resolution up top! [link] I am making great changes to my diet, and still have … [Read more...]

Sept. 2 Menu and Events (Day 7)

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Happy Labor Day! I hope you guys will stay strong on this holiday and remember there are so many decadent options available to you that keep you on plan and fill you up, too! Need some ideas? Check out these Labor Day menu ideas I put together! … [Read more...]

Low-Carb Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookie Pizza

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Happy Labor Day! I wanted to share something special with you, so when my friend Helen showed me this recipe, I knew I could do it so that you could enjoy it! … [Read more...]

Sept. 1 Menu and Events (Day 6)

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Yay, Saturday! I am tired so this will be shortish. I did some incredible baking today and had so much fun, but the main part of what we did was move bricks and sell them on craigslist. Those are just a few of the bricks. There were more. They all … [Read more...]

Aug. 31 Menu and Events (Day 5)

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Happy Finally Friday (Well, now it's Saturday, but I write these the day before to reflect what I ate)! It's the first Friday of our Mid-Year Resolution challenge and I'm in it to win it. I am sitting here eating some tuna fish salad and thinking … [Read more...]