Posted in May 2012

Staying Healthy with Core Power

Staying Healthy with Core Power

Losing weight and staying healthy are pretty tricky, aren’t they? Keeping up with workouts during the week and cooking healthy meals becomes difficult when it isn’t part of your average daily routine. As part of my efforts to lose those pesky extra pounds and get healthy, I have been pushing myself to workout about 4-5 … Continue reading

Gin and Tonic Cake

Gin and Tonic Cake

The moment I saw the recipe for this cake, I knew it was fate that brought it to me. I am one of those rare birds who appreciates the simplicity of a gin and tonic after a long day at work. There’s something about the bubbly delicious lime flavor that leaves me refreshed and utterly … Continue reading

Skinny Turkey Stuffed Peppers

Skinny Turkey Stuffed Peppers

Making healthy food has never been my forte. I use too much butter. I love to bake cookies and cakes. Therefore when I decided to try to get healthy, I immediately resorted to salads and cutting calories. This got old pretty quick. I found myself binging on chocolate and other not-so-healthy foods at least once … Continue reading

Steak and Potatoes with Flair

Steak and Potatoes with Flair

When it comes to entertaining, I tend to go a little overboard. I spend days pouring through recipes trying to find the perfect menu for whoever is coming over. So when it came time to host one of my favorite couples for a thank you dinner, I knew I couldn’t just serve them some pasta … Continue reading

Living Our Dreams or Living Our Fears?

A date has been set. I have officially declared May 26th to be the final deadline for my Buried Truths site. Initially I thought setting a deadline would be a brilliant idea. Currently I am kind of regretting that decision, primarily because it’s feeling a hell of a lot more “real”. I have been working on this site … Continue reading

Ratatouille – The Dish, Not The Movie

Ratatouille – The Dish, Not The Movie

Since I returned from Blend, I have been on a bit of a health kick. My muscles are steadily healing, I have been munching on swag health goodies every day, and I have been actively searching for healthy recipes (though I will admit some of those not-so-healthy recipes have made their way into my collection this … Continue reading

BLEND 2012

BLEND 2012

I went to the BLEND 2012 Retreat in Boulder, CO this weekend and wow, what a weekend!! This was my first blogging event and, to be honest, I was extremely nervous considering how new I am to the blogging world. I didn’t know what I was getting myself into and I was just hoping to pick a … Continue reading