DAY 2 BREAKFAST: Sausage Skillet


Morning weight: 137 ( -1 pound)

It’s day 2 of my weight loss journey and I was SO excited to see I had lost a pound!! I’m really hoping my decision to publicly write out my journey will keep me focused and on track.  Today I had more cravings for sugar, especially in the evening, so I’m trying to do things to keep my mind off of those cravings.  The hardest part is that I am hosting a party tomorrow and am cooking some snacks that I would love to eat!   Continue reading


DAY 1 DINNER: Hamburger Mushroom Patty


I finished off the first day of my diet with this dinner.  The goal I am trying to achieve is to find recipes that I will want to continue to eat even after I have reached my goal.  I’m off to a good start – this was yummy and my family liked it too! Continue reading

Ham, Turkey & Bacon Pasta


Have you ever tried to put together a quick dinner with all the leftovers in your fridge and it comes out amazing, however, you can’t duplicate it because you can’t remember what you did?  Or did it come out terrible and dinner was relegated to cold cereal again? Yep.  Lately, it seems like we’ve been eating too much cold cereal for dinner. 😝 Continue reading

Quinoa and Kielbasa


I’m a health nut. Sort of.

I love reading books about health, trying recipes, buying cookbooks, following health guru pages and blogs, buying a new cleanse or healthy eating package every few months, researching foods and idea, and freely giving advice to others on healthy eating.  However  [confession time] if you were to shadow me for a week you’d scratch your head because it wouldn’t add up.  After 5 or  6 days in a row of fast-food drive thru (once or even twice a day) you would definitely realize my walk and talk rarely meet. Continue reading