Goat Cheese and Spinach Quiche

The other day I decided to try a quiche. We eat a lot of eggs in our house so I thought we would change it up a little this time. I took a recipe from GarlicandZest.com and lightened it up a little bit. Where it called for milk, I used skim, where it called forContinue reading “Goat Cheese and Spinach Quiche”

Body Soreness

You might say that feeling sore is a bad thing, but in this case I consider it to be positive. I’ve been continuing to follow the “Team Body Project” workout videos on YouTube, doing them approximately every other day. Most of the time I work up a sweat, but this video really made me work!Continue reading “Body Soreness”

The Big Game

The big game was yesterday. Were you watching? It’s a big hit. Very popular. it has been going on for 17 years now. I’m talking about the Puppy Bowl!! Who doesn’t like watching adorable little puppers running around and playing?! I have to admit, it is my favorite part of Super Bowl day ( I’mContinue reading “The Big Game”

A ( Healthier) Pizza

Sometimes we all just crave something comforting and delicious. Maybe you eat it once a week or on special occasions. Maybe it’s your comfort food after a stressful day. Maybe you eat it whenever the craving strikes. Pizza. It’s delicious and gooey and warm but soooo not good for you. As someone who is tryingContinue reading “A ( Healthier) Pizza”

Water Water Everywhere

And not a drop to spare. That’s how the old saying goes, but in my case only the first part applies. As part of my health journey, I’ve been trying to drink more water. I think most people can agree that they probably do not imbibe the recommended amount. Although I love water and doContinue reading “Water Water Everywhere”

Instant Pot Adventure

I have a confession to make. Until yesterday, my Instant Pot went where kitchen electronics go to die. It was sitting on top of the kitchen cabinets where it couldn’t be reached without a ladder. But Instant Pots are amazing, you say! Well, I bought one about 3 years ago and I think I triedContinue reading “Instant Pot Adventure”

Butternut Squash Soup

When I think of butternut squash soup I generally think of Thanksgiving. It’s something my mom had started making the past few years and it is delicious. On my own, butternut squash is generally not a go-to veggie. I tend to stick with the basics a lot: string beans, spinach, peas, and broccoli. Those areContinue reading “Butternut Squash Soup”

A Healthy New Year

One of my resolutions was to start eating better. I had really gone off the wagon Big Time during the last six months. I was using the pandemic as an excuse to bake and eat whatever I wanted. As you can imagine, this was not ideal! I pretended not to see the scale every timeContinue reading “A Healthy New Year”