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Family Time: Matinee with Movie Snacks

Family Time: Matinee with Movie Snacks

In the first years after hubby and I met, we spent a lot of time selling sports memorabilia at shows and events. We were both ambitious individuals so we often did things others didn’t to bring customers to our tables at the shows. As ...
Rotisserie Chicken Salad with Cherry Tea

Rotisserie Chicken Salad with Cherry Tea

While DH is great at creating healthy recipes like Parmesan Cauliflower, fun ones like Corn Dog Sushi and other summer refreshments, I’m pretty good at making a few things. Several years ago, I created Nicole’s Next-Day Rotisser ...
Losing Weight With P3 Protein Packs

Losing Weight With P3 Protein Packs

Two and half years ago Nicole and I embarked on a weight loss journey. Like everyone else, we had tried this before with varying amounts of success. Our bookshelf was full of South Beach/Low-Carb/Flavor-of-the-week diet books and even more ...
Baked Goods for a Beginner

Baked Goods for a Beginner

Stop what you’re doing and listen up. I have very important information! Today, my friends, is National Chocolate Covered Anything Day. Yes, it is. Seriously. It’s on the internet so it must be true! Not that we need an excuse t ...
A World First:  Sushi Corn Dogs!

A World First: Sushi Corn Dogs!

I think we mentioned before about how we got our kids to enjoy eating fish (well, salmon) very early in life by calling it “orange chicken”.  Since they love Chinese food it was an easy sell.  Fortunately now that they’re ...
Kids Asked for More VEGETABLES!

Kids Asked for More VEGETABLES!

I hate to feel like a food snob (because I’m not) but my husband actually caught me using the phrase “flavor profiles” the other day. It’s just that since we started eating healthier, I have more of an awareness of f ...
Smart Snacks for the Whole Family

Smart Snacks for the Whole Family

If there’s one thing I hope everyone remembers me for, it’s the monumental change our family has made to our health. Not only do DH and I watch what we eat but we’re also instilling these ideals into the girls. Arming them ...
Recipe: Make the Kids Happy You Took Their Candy

Recipe: Make the Kids Happy You Took Their Candy

I so desperately wanted to title this post “Get Out of My Life” but that probably wouldn’t draw many people in. As I’ve said, I’ve been trying to get to my goal weight and with a huge pile of Halloween candy si ...
Boobies!

Boobies!

Now, if that didn’t get your attention…  Why the tacky attention-grabbing title?  Besides the obvious, there is a valid reason for their wonderful inclusion in my story.  Ever since I have had to begin screening m ...