Category Archives: Food

Revamping the family supper time.

Anyone that has a job, a spouse, children, pets, bills, laundry, growing grass, etc…  we know how hard it is to decide what’s going to shake down at dinner (i.e. “supper”) time. We postpone the inevitable until it’s 6:17pm and … Continue reading

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Okay. So I’ve had enough of that.

I’m just going to put it out there. Medifast works. It is strict and controlled and very helpful for people that don’t really know HOW to lose weight. I completed about 8 weeks… then… I had enough. I missed REAL … Continue reading

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Getting kids to eat “healthy”

I  remember what it’s like to be a kid. I remember scrounging for loose change to walk to the convenience store for as much 10 cent candy I could buy. I remember being super excited any time we drove into … Continue reading

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A Change of Pace

I have been super frustrated with my physical fitness routine here lately. Although The Man and I have been steady weight-training 3x’s a week now for about 3 months, and I’m stronger than I’ve been in a long time, I … Continue reading

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New! If you only knew..

Not far from where I live, an empty lot is now a shiny new Burger King. It has happy little strings of flags hanging all throughout the parking lot. Happy signs that say “Now Open!” accompany posters of that creepy … Continue reading

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Slip’n and a slide’n

Nothing much going on today. I took the afternoon to set up my ebay account again. I have a tendency to use it only during the summers off of teaching, so I forget how to use it all and my … Continue reading

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Fresh!

I took the girl’s to meet the Man at the local farmer’s market during his lunch break yesterday. We got there right at noon and it was already 100 degrees. Yuck. The heat pretty much took all enthusiasm for shopping … Continue reading

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Skrimp and the bear

Today was a quiet day. The girls stayed at their mawmaw’s last night and tonight, so it’s been rather calm around here. I have to admit that I enjoy days like this from time to time. To rememer the life I had before … Continue reading

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A slow night for anything

Today was blah. Not as much energy as yesterday or Monday. The midweek blahs are upon me. MUST GET MORE SLEEP! Could be sleep problems, could be the 2/1 margaritas I had last night.. Trying to reduce alcohol/breadstick bloat by … Continue reading

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A Very Curry Wednesday

If there is one thing that is not found very often around these parts, it’s curry. We have gravy. We have butter. We don’t have much curry. Amy helped me open my eyes.. This frozen meal also helped me learn … Continue reading

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