I’ve mentioned this at the beginning of each of these Body Revolution reviews, but just in case this is the first one that you are reading… The Body Revolution program consists of 3 phases that claim to lead to “total body transformation.” It is a 90-day program with 6 workouts a week and one day… Continue reading Review of the Jillian Michaels Body Revolution Workout 5 and 6
Life as a Christ follower will always be a learning process of depending less on our own strength and more on God’s power. James 1:3-4 says,
The testing of your faith develops perseverance, and perseverance must finish its work so that you may be mature, complete, not lacking anything.
~Ditch The Diet~ It has been a while since I have written a ditch the diet post! Despite the fact that I constantly preach that “ditching the diet” consists of a lifestyle of making healthy choices, I had not been following my own healthy living advice. I got to a point where I needed to… Continue reading Ditch the Diet: But I Never Feel Full…
I cannot believe that 2017 is already practically over! Time really does fly! I remember saying to one of my patients in May that it would be 4th of July in no time, and here it is already almost New Year’s Eve! Where did the year go?! Despite the time flying, I have fallen in… Continue reading My Seventeen Favorites of 2017
I look forward to Thanksgiving dinner every year for one reason. It is not the turkey or the mashed potatoes. It isn’t even the pies and desserts, although those are great too. The reason I look forward to Thanksgiving is this awesome Sweet Potato Casserole! It is so delicious!!! I have shared this the last… Continue reading Sweet Potato Casserole
November 22: I’m thankful for Trader Joe’s. Here are just a few reasons 1) Speculoos ice cream and cookie butter: Um awesome, no explanation needed. 2) The people that work there wear Hawaiian shirts and are awesome and so friendly! 3) They have little child-sized carts. I can’t even stand how cute it is to see a… Continue reading 30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 22
Just because you are eating healthy doesn’t mean that you have to miss out on all the enjoyable seasonal goodies. You just have to be careful with portion control. One slice of this pumpkin bread is 220 cal. INGREDIENTS 1/2 cup old-fashioned oats 1/4 teaspoon sugar 1/8 teaspoon ground cinnamon BREAD: 1 can (15 ounces)… Continue reading NEW ENGLAND PUMPKIN-WALNUT BREAD RECIPE
I haven’t posted a recipe in a long time! Here is a tasty one from Natashaskitchen.com for Shrimp Lettuce Wraps with Peanut Dipping Sauce Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 5 mins Total time: 25 mins These shrimp lettuce wraps make for one fantastic, delicious and super impressive (Gluten free – mind you) meal. We love the cup-like shape… Continue reading Shrimp Lettuce Wraps with Peanut Dipping Sauce
~Ditch The Diet~ My Mom, sisters and I have been reading through this book Ponder The Path by Francie Taylor. It’s been great so far and I definitely recommend it if you are looking for a daily devotional. I wanted to share one of the devotionals with you that I have found to be convicting… Continue reading Ponder The Path by Francie Taylor
~Ditch the Diet~ Here is a great devotional by Asheritah Ciuciu that I found to be very helpful! Caught in the Food Fixation Trap? We live in a world that both worships and vilifies food. A quick glance at Pinterest or Instagram reveals our society’s fixation with food, from scrumptious recipes that make your mouth… Continue reading Caught in the Food Fixation Trap?