Moist Almond Cake

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Baking with almond or coconut flour can be tricky. Half the time it comes out gritty, or dry, or both. As a result, I was hesitant to try another almond flour cake. However, I came across a recipe that sounded good, so I made a couple of adjustments and the result was a warm, moist cake with a consistency similar to pound cake. It was fabulous! Continue reading

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DAY 2 BREAKFAST: Sausage Skillet

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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

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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