Awwww, organization! I LOVE it!

Very simple and easy to do project and it’s made my life so much easier!!!  We painted the upper part of the door in chalk board paint.   The hubby used a yard stick and a metallic Sharpie to make the lines.  Each week I changed up the menu, the kiddo’s chores and the schedule…

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Chia Seed Water

This is a refreshing way to get some water intake and get your fiber at the same time.  I make mine before I go to bed and stick it in the fridge.  I drink it on the way to work– good stuff!! Water, a large spoon full of chia seeds, lemon or lime juice or…

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Refrigerator Oatmeal

This is one of those chia seed recipes I was talking about earlier.   Easy to make, low fat, high fiber, nutritional and SOOOO GOOD!!! This is the pack of chia seeds I purchased at my local Kroger in the Natural Foods section.  This 12oz bag costs $4.79.   You may be able to find…

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Cha Cha Cha Chia!

If you follow my blogs, you know that I was recently (forced to) change to a high fiber diet.   And to also address the big WL- weight loss.  I can choose to face this challenge with excitement yet I have decided to take the bitch and moan road. If you follow me on Pintrest  …

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My Bree

  This is my Bree.  In May, she will be 3 years old.   This is one little lady that I would NEVER thought would come in to my life.   Let me explain—– As I single mom, I purchased my own home for myself and my daughter.  The next thing I got was a…

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Your Lent Meals

For my Catholic friends; Lent is here!   It’s like it shows up every year. I love it, I look forward to it but yet, I do not have a hubby that likes seafood so he makes it a bit difficult…… Here are a few suggestions.  I’m sure I’ve come up with nothing that you…

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Snow Ice Cream

   Well we certainly have enough snow these days.   This is fast, easy and fun. 4 cups of CLEAN snow 1 cup of milk 1/4 cup of sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla (We added a couple squirts of chocolate syrup!) Mix all ingred. except snow. Slowly add snow while mixing with a spoon until you…

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Lent

Tomorrow is Ash Wednesday; the start of Lent.  Exciting in the life of a Catholic. What positive action will you add to your lent season?  What will you sacrifice? I have a few goals: 1. I will give up caffeinated drinks. 2. I will have a steps goal to reach daily with my Fitbit 3…

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Where am I?

Where am I, so far, in my journey?  Well……heck, honestly….I don’t know! lol. High fiber diet? Check.   Excersice?  Check.    And then……… Valentines Day hit.  Diet goes down for the count. Then the weather hit………walking goes down for the count. But on the upside?  I bought a yoga ball.:)…

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Mexi Bread

Loaf of frozen bread Shredded chedder can of green chilis Onion taco seasoning 1 pd hamburger       Thaw out a  loaf of frozen bread.  (I get the pack of 5 loaves from Kroger) Brown 1 pd of burger……..drain grease. Add onion and taco seasonings. Roll out bread; add meat, green chilis and shredded…

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