Ok, I know it's July, but I'm already itching for my favorite season to arrive. Since I'll probably have to wait 3 more months for cooler temps to arrive, I decided to bust out some pumpkin goodies that are both yummy, but also really healthy. Pumpkin is a great source of fiber and vitamins.… Continue reading Gluten Free Pumpkin Protein Doughnuts & Muffins!
I hope you all had a fabulous weekend! I took it easy this weekend, spent a lot of time at home relaxing, and did some serious deep cleaning! On Friday night, Nick and I headed to the Ranger's game. We usually try to go to at least once a season. They are so fun, and… Continue reading Weekend Recap: Baseball, Cleaning, & Snap Kitchen!
I was busy this weekend cooking for the BBQ on Monday, but also for the week ahead. I'm a big fan of Rachel Ray Everyday and Eating Well magazines. Both came in the mail and I sat down with my coffee to find some inspiration. After picking up some veggies from the store, I settled on making… Continue reading Yummy Eats: Mini Frittatas & Low-cal GF Cupcakes
I'm finally settling back in the the swing of things... The drive back from Ruidoso, New Mexico took 9 full hours, and with a panting dog in the back seat, I was ready to be home! Nick and I spent the rest of our time on the trip exploring hiking trails around the mountains. Peanut… Continue reading Gluten Free Adventures: New Mexico Part 2!
I'm blogging live from Ruidoso, New Mexico! On Saturday, Nick, Peanut, and I got up early and started the 9 hour drive west to New Mexico. It was hot and tiring, but our reward was arriving in a beautiful mountain oasis that was cooler and less humid than Dallas. Peanut was NOT happy about the… Continue reading Gluten Free Adventures in Ruidoso, New Mexico!
I just finished that last few days of week 8, meaning for the past eight weeks I have been working out daily, eating clean (99% of the time), and gaining a new perspective into the healthy lifestyle! I am so proud that I actually stayed with the program for the full 8 weeks! The Tone… Continue reading Bikini Challenge Week 7 & 8 Recap!
I'm back! This past weekend I headed back to Vegas for an all girls trip, and it was so much fun! We only went for two nights, but we made sure to pack our schedule full so that we could enjoy everything! On Thursday night, we headed to Lavo for dinner. We stayed in the… Continue reading Gluten Free in Vegas!- Girls Trip Edition
I am seriously so happy with how my life is changing! I've been eating clean, working out daily, and getting stronger every day, and it is improving every area of my life. I've just finished week 6 of the Tone It Up Bikini Series and I can't want to keep going! Things I've noticed this… Continue reading Bikini Series Week 6 Recap!
Warm, chewy, and amazingly delicious corn tortillas. The store bought corn tortillas are OK when you are short on time, but there is nothing quite like a fresh homemade tortilla. These are seriously the easiest thing to make! I had been asking for a tortilla press for a LONG time. I asked for Christmas, birthdays,… Continue reading Homemade Corn Tortillas- GF/DF
I can't believe I have been sticking to this workout and healthy eating plan for 5 weeks now! It is definitely become routine which is really awesome. My biggest helper in staying on track has been meal prepping every Sunday. I make dinners, proportion snacks, and chop veggies for the week so that throwing healthy… Continue reading Bikini Series Week 5 Recap