Clean eating · Meal planning · Real Food

Cinnamon-Glazed Bananas and My New Favorite Cookbook

It’s always the same old story. These people in my house? These kids, and even my husband? Every day they want to be fed. Even more than that, they want three meals per day, and a snack! It’s pretty exhausting coming up with all those food ideas, isn’t it? And when I do cook, I… Continue reading Cinnamon-Glazed Bananas and My New Favorite Cookbook

Clean eating · Desserts · How to lose weight · Real Food · Recipes

Cherry Banana Nice Cream

I can never, ever, ever get enough ice cream. Ever. Of course, the problem is that my hips sure can get enough, and commercial ice cream is full of a bunch of questionable ingredients. Thankfully, I’ve discovered banana “nice” cream, and I’ve been playing with lots of different recipes. This one is definitely my favorite… Continue reading Cherry Banana Nice Cream

Clean eating · Kids · School lunch

School Lunch Essentials and Ideas

Welcome! I’m so glad to have you here today. Can you believe that summer vacation is already over? How in the world did that happen? Back to school means back to making school lunches, and today I’d like to share with you the essential tools we use to make packing school lunches as simple as… Continue reading School Lunch Essentials and Ideas

Clean eating · How to lose weight · Meal planning · Real Food · Recipes · Uncategorized

Slow Cooker Shredded Pork Tacos

I haven’t met a person yet who doesn’t love a good taco. Don’t tell me you don’t love tacos, because you are either lying or wrong, tacos are the best! These shredded pork tacos are especially great on those days that are going to be super crazy, or that you know you want a lazy… Continue reading Slow Cooker Shredded Pork Tacos

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Faster Than Fast Food – Easy Turkey Cabbage Dinner

It happens more often than I’d like to admit; by the time work is done at night and I’ve picked up the kids, everyone is starving and they want dinner on the table five minutes ago. At those times, the drive in at the local fast food joint calls my name a little more loudly,… Continue reading Faster Than Fast Food – Easy Turkey Cabbage Dinner

Fitfluential · How to lose weight · Meal planning · Real Food · Recipes

Asian Turkey Cabbage Cups – the Perfect Weeknight Meal

You are in for a treat today! These Asian turkey cabbage cups are one of our favorites. Don’t let the long list of ingredients fool you, this recipe is super simple to toss together, which is a big part of why I love it! From start to finish it takes about 20 minutes tops. My kids get… Continue reading Asian Turkey Cabbage Cups – the Perfect Weeknight Meal

Exercise · Health Coaching · How to lose weight · Kids

Juggling Act – Balancing Fitness and Family

Guest Post from Mandy Skinner of Soccer Mom with Muscles I’ve had so much fun with this guest post series! I have been very impressed with these women; by what they are doing for their own bodies, for their families, and for how much they help other people. Today’s guest is Mandy Skinner from the blog Soccer Mom… Continue reading Juggling Act – Balancing Fitness and Family

Meal planning · Real Food · Recipes

Gluten-Free Pumpkin Waffles – Guest Post, From Cats to Cooking

Today I’m excited to introduce you to yet another of my like-minded friends. Although we just “met” each other recently, I adore Isabel’s blog, From Cats to Cooking. And today she’s here to talk pumpkin! I am so glad pumpkin season is back! I shouldn’t work on posts about yummy food like this while I’m hungry, I may or… Continue reading Gluten-Free Pumpkin Waffles – Guest Post, From Cats to Cooking