It’s our last Sunday night before our rehearsals begin again. And then we won’t have a single free Sunday evening until the middle of May. So we wanted to celebrate. And also celebrate making it through another weekend on the Whole 30!!!! Yahoo! Here’s what we made tonight: GRILLED STEAK W/CARAMELIZED MUSHROOMS AND ONIONS You know, a really nice steak can be split in half … Continue reading Surf & Turf.
HOMEMADE PHO BROTH, PEOPLE. HOMEMADE PHO. If you’ve never had pho before, let me describe it to you. It’s as if the most flavorful broth imaginable, made out with a cinnamon roll. I know that sounds weird! But the warming spices added to this broth make everything better. Here’s how I did it: HOMEMADE VEGAN PHO BROTH Fill a stock pot with 4 cups … Continue reading Homemade PHO broth.
Happy New Year, Everyone! How are you feeling this beautiful January morning? Sorry for the extra perk and positivity this morning ~ I woke up feeling like today is truly the beginning of a great journey. 2018 was great, but 2019 is going to ROCK. I think this might be a good time to take a quick assessment of how you are feeling. Maybe you … Continue reading Prep Day!
HEY Y’ALL! HAPPY NEW YEAR’S EVE! I hope you’re out partying. I’m exactly where I want to be ~ on the couch, in front of the fire, curled up with the hub. I don’t know about you, but I’m not feeling so hot. The holidays have not been good to me, health-wise. Too much stress, and lots of celebratory food. Is anyone interested in a … Continue reading 21-day reset.
HEY, DON’T CALL ME FAT AND FRUITY! okay, maybe i am a little of both. there are worse things to be! in fact, i’m not as sad about my recent weight gain as i thought i’d be. i earned every single one of those pounds, by completely failing at the ever-popular KETO diet. everyone out there is just dropping weight like crazy on this KETO … Continue reading fat and fruity snacks.
i’m struggling to write this post because i feel like everyone is over it all at this point. am i right? i can’t even bring myself to cook anything, or even set foot in my kitchen for that matter. but everything turned out so yummy. how about you? my belly is huge, and i can’t stop snacking on leftovers, but i’m thrilled with the outcome … Continue reading thanksgiving afterglow.
hello strangers! happy fall!!!!! i have been working on making a diet change FOR GOOD. that’s a double-meaning right there! it’s going to be for the good of my heart, soul, and gut, but it’s also going to be forever ~ for good. i am making a life-change to the cleanest eating i have ever attempted, and i am on fire about it! clean eating. … Continue reading new me!
say it with me ~ CHI. MEEEEE. CHURRRRR. EEEEE!!! is there any yummier word in the world? have you had chimichurri sauce? if you haven’t, get your blender out and make this sauce tonight! arrrrrriba!!! i made this sauce yesterday and it was a vibrant, beautiful green color. it’s a little dull today, but here’s a pic anyway… num num nummmmm…. here’s how to do … Continue reading chimichurri sauce.
i don’t mean to be a jerk, but i had truffle eggs at a great restaurant here in kansas city, and they were way too expensive ~ and NOT GOOD. so what’s so hard about making truffle eggs? i just made them this morning and they were so flavorful and so easy. truffle eggs are simply scrambled eggs with either shaved truffles (way too expensive), … Continue reading truffle eggs.
it’s day 12 on my WHOLE 30 journey and things have been put on hold for a few days while i’m home taking care of my mom. she broke her shoulder and it’s in a sling, and all we could do was focus on that for the last few days. however, typical of the women in my family ~ i was here for less than … Continue reading take your freezer back!!! 7 freezer meal ideas.