Calzones

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Pictures: Top: The calzone on a plate with some spinach (Popeye would be proud). A healthy lunch-- and filling; Bottom: A picture of the inside of the calzone with toppings, before I folded it and baked it for the second time. … [Read more...]

On to other, more exsqueeciting things. And things.

I have some very cool news to share with you in the next week or so. Well, it's exciting to me, but I'm jazzed when my socks match (I'm a cheap date).I have a couple of things I need to complete (hint) and I am woefully behind on responding to … [Read more...]

Two Blueberries, Off-Plan Eating and How Did you Do?

How did you fare for Easter? I am utterly without a sweet tooth, and I fared well as a result! It's not fair, but mine is a starch tooth. Where some folks crave jellybeans and Reese's Peanut butter cups, I crave Wendy's Baconators on buns, and … [Read more...]

Oopsies on the Road

I was starving this morning, but had oopsie rolls along, so I hit Sonic for a sausage, egg and cheese breakfast toaster (hold the cheese to the side or it sticks to their crappy toast). I popped it on an oopsie and had an instant breakfast. No, … [Read more...]

Meatball Sub Sandwich

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Ready for a meatball sub of gluten free and epic low carbohydrate proportions? … [Read more...]

Pizza Sandwich

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Pizza toppings are a staple of people everywhere who enjoy the cheesy goodness of the pizza without the bread. Why not use the oopsie roll to take your lunch to the next level? … [Read more...]

S'now Joke

TOPS.... Probably not a goThey generally cancel TOPS on snowy days due to ice slippage of various people. You don't want to go into the parking lot and see chubby folks making snow angels against their will.On to the next goalI may or may not have … [Read more...]

Don't Brush your Teeth with a Bowl of Frosted Flakes

How many times is the mantra on any way of eating to be prepared?Notice I admit willingly I dropped out of Girl Scouts at an early age, and preparation has been my way of life only rarely. I tend to fly by the seat of my extra big jumpers, but when … [Read more...]

Lasagna Roll-Ups

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I wanted something a little different and to test the versatility of the pizza 'dough' I put together with cauliflower a few weeks back, so I decided to fill it, roll it and bake it. The results? So good, my tongue smacked my head and said, "Why … [Read more...]

Tuesday, TOPS and Tangents

AAAHHHH!!! Blinded by shiny! AAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!When is 5 pounds lost not really 5 pounds lost? It’s when you go into TOPS, step on the scale, and they tell you you’ve really lost 8 pounds. Because I defer to all things mathematically not me, I … [Read more...]

I hate Daylight Smavings

What an awful idea it is to tell folks who wake up at 6 am to wake up at 5 am. I feel like I've been hit with a Little Debbie Snack Cake truck and didn't even get to eat any of the wreckage.My kids are zombies, and my hair smacked me upside the head … [Read more...]

Paging an emailer, Canadian Cream Cheese, and Out Cooking

Paging Nurse Emailer... Come in, Nurse Emailer...If you don't know who you are, you had left a comment about your weight loss plan and I told you to email me.You did!I read your email, was thinking of a response, got sidetracked by homeschooling, saw … [Read more...]

Chicken Soup for the Butt, Beans and Body fat

Sometimes, when I'm talking to people (the real ones, and not just when I do those voices into the mirror. Like Mr. Pirate. He's the coolest!) ideas begin to form, and ideas for books that should have been written come out of the woodwork.I was … [Read more...]

Sunday Night. My link don’t stink!

First, check this picture out from this week's article. Go ahead. Click to resize (no, it's not a plot for page hits--ooh burn! Bo knows I'm razzing him. Now he's going to let me have it. Why am I talking to myself?). That picture is what happens … [Read more...]

Pizzelles and Cannoli

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Pictures by babydollseas. Top: Pizzelles as they appear post-baking; Middle: Cannoli with edges dipped in pistachios; Bottom: Nothing says loving from the Pizzelle maker like cannoli. … [Read more...]