Friday, where to stuff those candies, and voting for the evil who brings you stuff

Friday! Yeah!*pumping fist the air* Just Say NO to superfluous chocolatey bits of Valentine’s DayValentine’s Day is next week, so practice the art of saying “Thank You” now, since someone will probably hand you cupcakes and chocolate. When they’re … [Read more...]

Zippy Chinese Chicken Stir-Fry

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This is a fun dish, whether you're ringing in a Chinese New Year or just a new you. … [Read more...]

Shadowzip’s Chocolate Almond Oopsies with Blackberry Garnish

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(Pictures by shadowzip. Top: Chocolate Blackberry Oopsie; Middle: Side view; Bottom: Chocolate Almond Oopsie in its pure state of beauty. Understated and perfect.) Words can do this no justice. The presentation is absolutely stunning. Shadowzip is … [Read more...]

Vesna’s Oopsie Birthday Cake

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Vesna is not only a wonderful cook, but as you can see, she makes a very cute little nipper! … [Read more...]

Everything you wanted to know about me, which is nothing really, but some people have asked…

I am blessed to have so many kind people who ask me all of the time what I'm doing to lose so much weight so fast. I know I'm not terribly helpful, so I'm hoping that if I can put together one thoughtful (and oh I'm so thoughtful) and thorough (oh, … [Read more...]

MaryMc’s Tiramisu

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This dessert is absolutely gorgeous and is something you would definitely be lucky to find in a fine restaurant. Marymc outdid herself on this recipe! … [Read more...]

Oopsie consolidation, Eli Manning, and Progress

Boop Boop Be D'oopsieRequests by friends have been made to put oopsie recipes in one spot, preferably with pictures. I'm going to start doing this with permission of oopsie recipe folks from various boards, so it could take some time.Still, if you … [Read more...]

Well, nuts.

It sometimes goes from bad... And then there are the down days. Today my older son sat in a Denver high school, laughing with friends, talking about music, the usual teenage fare, wondering if songs, played backwards, was a myth, or whether it … [Read more...]

The Many Faces of the Oopsie Roll

Please be sure to check out our pretty extensive array of oopsie roll based recipes here. … [Read more...]

VLCDs like Kimkins makes 'heroes' out of few

My husband and I were watching Season Two episodes of "Heroes" last night. Season 2 is downloadable through the internet, and, being the uber-awesome computer technogeek that he is, he was able to make our television into a slave monitor for our … [Read more...]

Snowy with a chance of vitamins, no weigh-ins and partial Baconators

Darn Dr Atkins and his Stinky Diet I was starving on Saturday. I mean hongry. I'm talking about starvin' Marvin. Horse-eating, stomach-growling, hugging the Cheetos display hungry. After making it through a shopping trip at the local … [Read more...]

Deep Dish Pizza Casserole

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This recipe is so great because you don't need a crust. Just an oven proof bowl. You won't taste the cauliflower at all and it acts as a bulking agent, making this a fantastic use for this vegetable! This recipe is gluten free and induction … [Read more...]

Are you nuts? Seedy? An ounce of extended induction

Nuts and seeds are two things I really miss. Last night I was contemplating the early move to OWL, despite the amount I still have left to lose. My good friend 2big counseled me as I was ready to make for a half of a cup of mashed yams as a side to … [Read more...]

Let them sniff cake

Science has shown that VNOs in the nostrils subconsciously, and on a very chemical level, perform many tasks which help us regulate certain body maintenance functions and to help us locate mates through pheromone senses. But holy crap, it's Friday … [Read more...]

Trying not to scare anyone

I went to a weight loss support group yesterday. I knew the loss was going to be huge, but I didn't want to go in there with a 8 pound loss the very first time I weighed in. I mean, it's not easy to claim you lost a Butterball turkey in water weight … [Read more...]