Category: Food

Top 12 Things I have learned about diets in the past 30 years

Top 12 Things I have learned about diets in the past 30 years

I have waved the white flag on dieting.  Here is what I have learned the past 30 years of having a dysfunctional relationship with food and distorted body-image. Diets are designed to fail from the minute you start them. This is true because any sort […]

I am waving the white flag of fighting my weight and living the diet mentality

I am waving the white flag of fighting my weight and living the diet mentality

I am done, D.O.N.E. thinking about weight loss. I just can’t do it anymore. I’m waving the white flag on the diet mentality.

Satisfied with your body?

Satisfied with your body?

Body satisfaction – how are we doing?

I said I’ve gained weight, so here’s my weight loss check-in

I said I’ve gained weight, so here’s my weight loss check-in

Just checking in with you on my weight loss journey.

What’s a little poop talk?

What’s a little poop talk?

Being a young parent means a lot of social niceties go out the window, I find myself often talking about poop.

How I handle not providing educational moments all day long guilt

How I handle not providing educational moments all day long guilt

This is how I handle not providing educational-opportunities-every-minute-of-the-day Mom Guilt.

RECIPE: Girl Scout Cookies Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

RECIPE: Girl Scout Cookies Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

Take your Girl Scout cookies up a notch with this stuffed chocolate chip cookie recipe. Yep, you read it correctly, stuffed cookies! Beware: these are BIG and unbelievably delicious.

RECIPE: Oreo Stuffed Thin Mint Brownies

RECIPE: Oreo Stuffed Thin Mint Brownies

In honor of National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend, I have created an Oreo-Stuffed Thin Mint brownie recipe. Enjoy with a tall glass of milk!

Breakfast fun for all!

Breakfast fun for all!

The time has arrived! You can officially order breakfast ALL DAY at McDonald’s and I was there with my daughter to celebrate. We went to the McDonald’s All Day Breakfast Pajama Party!

Setting Parenting Expectations: How to make parenting less stressful

Setting Parenting Expectations: How to make parenting less stressful

I often hear, “Well you are lucky, you have easy kids.” I think there’s more to it than luck, it’s where I set my expectations and I look for the positive in every situation. I also try to tune in to what my kids needs are and what they are trying to communicate. Every baby has their own way of telling you what they want and what works for them.

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