Go-To Foods, 21-30

Here we go with 10 more... This time, I'm going to start with fruits for when you need some sweet and then a few snacks, bars, and a protein.  It's going to get harder and harder to have themes as I do this.  But, in looking at fruits, I realize there are many varieties that … Continue reading Go-To Foods, 21-30

Go-To Foods, 11-20

For my second post, I am going to start with my favorite vegetables and then do some meats and a snack. 11.  Asparagus You can see my thoughts on this, in my previous blog Foods I Love – Asparagus.  You can sauté these in a skillet, or broil them in the oven, both using an appropriate … Continue reading Go-To Foods, 11-20

2019 Plan – Starting Soon on a Blog Near You!

Wanted to share my 2019 plans publicly for accountability and to encourage community. I've also shared it with my tiny Facebook group, encouraging them to join me. Here’s the basics. I’ll start with the part that some people may have issue with - fasting. For more information, I recommend “The Complete Guide to Fasting” by … Continue reading 2019 Plan – Starting Soon on a Blog Near You!

Whole30 #2 – Completed “Our Way”

Yesterday was Day 30 of my 2nd Whole30; it went mostly well.  As I mentioned before, I didn't have many problems with cravings or struggling to follow the plan.  I did break one rule of the plan on one night, as I will describe below, but that ended up getting its retaliation on me, so … Continue reading Whole30 #2 – Completed “Our Way”

Whole30 #2, Day 23

This Whole30 has been great!  I definitely feel more energized, especially during workouts and while I am not sleeping great, I am sleeping well enough to get by.  My back does still hurt (especially after sitting down for very long periods of time), but it doesn't seem as bad as before. The most exciting part is my … Continue reading Whole30 #2, Day 23

Whole30 #2 (take 2), Day 10

My husband and I, along with two friends, embarked on another Whole30 starting on Monday, July 24.  I didn't take any weights or measurements, as I can safely say that knowing where I was starting wouldn't have been very motivating.  I know how poorly some of my clothing started to feel, so we can go … Continue reading Whole30 #2 (take 2), Day 10