Friends, it’s almost Lent ~ that time-honored, sacred tradition where we all give up Coke, or chocolate, or something else we’re addicted to, between Ash Wednesday and Holy Thursday. How very holy of us to put our soda addictions on hold for 40 whole days. By the way, did you know that it doesn’t go all the way to Easter? Just to Holy Thursday? That’s … Continue reading Lent 2019.
This has been the hardest of the 5 days. I’m so cranky, so angry, so frustrated. I want to kill all the things. I have serious road rage. I have yelled at the hub, and the hub has barked back (which he never does). And I hear the hardest days are yet to come ~ yikes! But for me, the weekends are always going to … Continue reading Day 5.
Okay today was tough. In lots of ways. First of all, it’s Saturday, and the hub and I love to go do really fun things in our neighborhood. There’s Brioche ~ fresh, warm pain au chocolat and a cappuccino to start your day off right. Then there’s Cafe Europa, Ollie’s, even the local watering hole is within walking distance, and has the best pizza … Continue reading Day 4.
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.
i’ve started this a little early, but i declare august my detox month! i’m doing the whole 30 ~ heard of it? i’m sure you have. it’s all the rage. 30 days with no sugar, gluten, dairy, alcohol, all the stuff that tastes so good but makes us feel so bad. so for 30 days, i will choose feeling good over any other cravings. i … Continue reading AUGUST ON THE WHOLE 30.
FINAL DAY!!! this was such a challenge and i learned SO much about myself in this process! i’m super proud of my 6 pixycleansers, who rocked this week! you are amazing! here are the final recipes… JUICE OF THE DAY: KITCHEN SINK JUICE i put everything but the kitchen sink, as it were, in this juice. everything that was left in my fridge and fruit … Continue reading pixycleanse day 5.
this post may feel like an over-share, but i want to be honest during this cleanse… i don’t know about the rest of you, but this cleansing thing is SO HARD. i’m definitely eating other whole foods right now, because i can tell i just need a little more food to make it through the day. but i’m keeping things super clean ~ an apple, … Continue reading pixycleanse day 3.
i must have slept really well, because i woke up feeling great! how about you, pixycleansers? by the way, if you’re not doing the PIXYCLEANSE, sorry for these posts! i promise i’ll get back to posting yummy food by saturday! thank you for your patience! yesterday, i cheated a lot because i really had only gotten a couple hours sleep. but today, i really feel … Continue reading pixycleanse day 2.
All the meals have been delivered and now I’m home and feeling SO GRATEFUL. This has already been such a wonderful journey, and it’s just the first day! I made juices, smoothies and salads for 9 people this morning. Man, it was so hard to do this for more people than just little ole me, but I think I’ve got the hang of it now! … Continue reading pixycleanse day 1!