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dieting

lamb, potato, stew, dinner

Spicy Lamb and Potato Stew

Life has been busy!  I apologize for the lack of blogging.  I'll be getting back on that now.  Today I'm sharing a recipe that I tried in the col...
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pasta, asparagus, sun-dried tomatoes, feta, lunch

Pasta with Roasted Asparagus, Sun-dried Tomatoes and Feta

You know, I've been sitting here trying to think of creative ways to start off this blog post, but they all sounded like poop. So, I'm just going...
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gyro, pizza, lamb, tzaziki

Homemade Gyro Pizza

Today's pizza was inspired by the bit of Greek heritage that I hold on to. I can barely claim any... it's only like 1/16th or something, but ...
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paper bag popcorn

Paper-bag Microwave Popcorn

Here's a little something to tide you all over until I can get together a tasty Thai food post! I've heard rumors about being able to make popcor...
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Losing Weight with Wolfram Alpha

Hey Y'all!  So you know how I've mentioned a few times that I work for this company called Wolfram|Alpha?  Yeah, well, we're awesome and so is ou...
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I’m Bugging Out

Bodybugging that is.  And so far, I'm loving it. It's interesting to look back on my life and see how my journey towards health has changed.  ...
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Hitting a Milestone

People, I have some stats to give you. These are numbers that I am proud of, numbers that have changed my life and numbers that keep me moving fo...
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game on diet

GAME ON!!

Today starts a new adventure worth $200. Seriously. If Bella and I win this game against our friends Jenna and Mike, we'll win $200. So, we'r...
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A nice healthy glow from all the good eating and exercise!

Cinnamon Peach Pecan Zucchini Muffins

Before I dive into any recipes, I have to say thank you.  Thank you to all of you who sent me such beautiful supportive comments after my last po...
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raspberry dark chocolate zucchini muffins

Raspberry Chocolate Chip Zucchini Muffins

WOW.  Does it feel like it's been forever since I blogged?  Sure does on my end.  Sometimes life just gets busy and you don't have time to co...
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Popchips Giveaway Winners!

We have a handful of winners today!  So let's get started.  The first winner of the Popchips Sampler Pack is.... Congratulations, Elle!  It'll...
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heirloom tomato open-faced sandwich

Open-Faced Heirloom Tomato Sandwich

Tis the season for those sweet, sweet tomatoes!  I love them so.  So many beautiful colors, shapes and sizes.  So when I happened upon this a...
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fried rice with prawns and ham

Fried Rice with Prawns and Ham

I have been searching for a really good fried rice recipe and I think I finally figured it out!  It's no easy feat, I tell you, especially wh...
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pop chips, snacks

Weekly Weigh-In and a Popchips Giveaway! CLOSED

Minus 1 pound. Yay!  I'll totally take it.  the pattern is usually that I lose a big amount and then I gain some the following week, but not ...
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italian stuffed zucchini squash vegetarian dinner

Chobani Giveaway Winner and a Delicious New Recipe!

WOW! I received 45 entries for the Chobani giveaway and the lucky winner was... Congratulation, Melissa!  She had six entries, so she was ...
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berry banana yogurt smoothie

Weekly Weigh-In and a Smoothie Recipe

After three weigh-ins of gains and not enough time spent at home cooking, I finally made up for it and lost 5.4 lbs this week! But really, it...
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lemon walnut zucchini muffins

Cho Cho! Giveaway and Deeeelicious Muffins CLOSED

PEOPLE!!!  I've earned one of my baking stripes!  I'm not sure how many there, but I definitely earned one of them Monday night when I perfec...
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chobani fiber one fruit parfaits

Perfect Parfaits!

To get you all ready for the Chobani giveaway tomorrow, I'm posting this beautifully simple yummy parfait recipe!  No muss, no fuss, just fre...
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spinach pasta

Spinach CAN Be Tasty

Spinach isn't just for Popeye anymore, people.  Actually, leave the canned greens to him and let us have all the fresh stuff!  It hasn't ever...
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