Oct. 9 Menu and Events (Day 43)


Happy Wednesday, my pretty pretty pony princesses! I had the honor of being included in a really neat project by two sisters (Pearl and Serene their site link) who have pretty terrific goals:  to revolutionize eating. They asked for my … [Read more...]

Oct. 8 Menu and Events (Day 42)


Hi hi! How are you sparkly legwarmers doing today? This weekend we bought an out-of-production Ikea Frederick desk as a second possible treadmill desk for my husband. He keeps wanting to amp up my desk and I like my one monitor and lowered … [Read more...]

Oct. 6-7 Menu and Events (Days 40&41)

Pizza Salad2

Hello Hello! Happy Monday Fun Day! I had such a busy weekend that I did not do much. For the first weekend in months, my family did some fun things together. I am so glad we did. On Saturday, we all took a course in becoming licensed ham radio … [Read more...]

Oct. 5 Menu and Events (Day 39)

Hello my Friday joyous baby gherkin pickles of happiness! What do you think of our funny Christmas ornaments? I had my daughter clean out her toys so we can donate what she doesn't play with anymore (to make room for Christmas and things she … [Read more...]

Oct. 4 Menu and Events (Day 38)


Happy Friday! Today is the beginning of the giveaway posted  for a complete set of the amazing Blendtec Total Blender and the Twister Jar for one lucky winner worth over $550. I hope you enter to win--twice! … [Read more...]

Oct. 3 Menu and Events (Day 37)

bee bee bee bee bee

Greetings to my little luscious cupcake lace-lambs! Today I am working to get an amazing giveaway posted for Friday for a complete set of the amazing Blendtec Total Blender and the Twister Jar for one lucky winner. I can't wait! I love mine so … [Read more...]

Oct. 2 Menu and Events (Day 36)


Hello  you hopping treadmill bunnies of fluffy cuteness! … [Read more...]

Oct. 1 Menu and Events (Day 35)


It is October, you sweet ghoulies and boos! … [Read more...]

Sept. 29-30 Menu and Events (Days 33&34)


Hello my cyber surfing bodacious bikini bunnies! Guess what: My site is now optimized for mobile browsers! Whether you use an iPad, an iPhone or other hand-held device, you can now read easier and enjoy everything Your Lighter Side has to offer. I … [Read more...]

A Quick Thought for Sassy Saturday

Don't use words like stalled or plateau. … [Read more...]

Sept. 27 Menu and Events (Day 32)


Hello my little princesses with colorful tutus and pointy toes! First, I want to tell you that I put together the Top 100 Must-Have Ingredients that I keep in my kitchen. Yay! … [Read more...]

Sept. 26 Menu and Events (Day 31)

Pumpkin cheesecake

Hello you chilled, cool hepcats! Are you preparing for fall and winter? Now is the time I am already focusing on swimsuit weather for next year. I plan to shed fat and get into a cute swimsuit if I have to duct tape myself into it. Come hummus or … [Read more...]

Sept. 25 Menu and Events (Day 30)

Wink Web ad SQUARE-01 Resized

Hello, you little leaves of autumn fancy, flitting through the fall chill air! Flitter. Flitter. … [Read more...]

Sept. 24 Menu and Events (Day 29)

Lasagna Stuffed Chicken2

Hello my Tremendous Tuesday hummingbirds of twinkly fun! Today I weighed in at TOPS. Even though I have been running experiments on food intolerances I likely have, I have still managed to lose so far! … [Read more...]

Sept. 22 -23 Menu and Events (Days 27-28)


Hello, pixie sprinkle fairies (unless you're a guy; then you're a manly man manny). Do you ever keep running to the store, and every single time you return home to realize you forgot the one thing you kept running to the store to buy? That is … [Read more...]