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Fajita Chicken Bowl

Do you ever have a recipe idea pop into your head that persistently hangs out and pops up into the most random thoughts until you finally create it? That’s what happened with this recipe. As I’ve mentioned before, I frequently eat the same thing for lunch for an entire week […]

#Brunchweek: Asparagus Salad

Disclaimer: This post is sponsored in conjunction with #BrunchWeek. I received product samples from sponsor companies to aid in the creation of #BrunchWeek recipes. All opinions are mine alone.  I stalk the asparagus at the grocery store. (Ha, stalk. Pun not intended.) At the end of winter, it’s still the big fat stalks that […]

#FoodieExtravaganza: Cilantro Lime Cucumber Salad

Did you know that May is National Salad Month? Yeah, me either. I like it though. It’s a strange memory to have, but I clearly remember the first time I ever ate a salad. I was maybe three or four and my mom had made one for herself. I remember […]

#RecipeMakeover: Buffalo Chicken Celery Sticks

I don’t know about you, but when I’m at a party I always gravitate towards towards the portion of the table where the dips are located. With most dips made up of cream cheese, sour cream and/or mayonnaise and then topped with at least a cup of shredded cheese, it’s […]

#FoodBloggerLove: Summer Salad Sandwich

Last year I participated in an event called Food Blogger Love where participants are assigned a blog to “show some love to” on an specified day. Well, it’s that time again! The event is hosted by Allison of The PinterTest Kitchen. I was assigned to Amy’s blog, Amy’s Cooking Adventures. […]

Fast Metabolism Diet Thoughts, Days 15-28

Here are my daily thoughts on the final two weeks of the Fast Metabolism Diet. Day 15, January 23 –  Week 3 begins! I found compliant oat milk and Wegman’s and it’s delicious! Next week I’m going to look for cereal because I really want more of this delicious milk! […]

Fast Metabolism Diet Thoughts, Days 1-14

As a way to hold myself accountable and let others know how the Fast Metabolism Diet is on a daily basis, I thought I’d keep a log of some thoughts for each day. This will be shared with you every two weeks until I hit my goal weight. turkey avocado […]

FMD Chicken and Vegetable Soup

I quickly found that Phase 2 is the hardest phase on the Fast Metabolism Diet. I don’t really mind not being able to have grains or fruits other than lemon and lime, but taking away carrots, zucchini and tomatoes really makes this phase a challenge for me. This soup kind […]

Preparing for the Fast Metabolism Diet

Today is my first day of the next round of the Fast Metabolism Diet. I stopped the diet before the holidays knowing that it really wasn’t going to work out when I had tons of cookies to bake and other holiday goodies. One of the most important things about this […]