Monthly Archives: January 2011

I lost a second grader!

I have so much to discuss but where do I begin? I guess we can start with last week and my lack of weigh in (or so it may have seemed) on Monday.  As some of you may know, I … Continue reading

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Hot “Wings” Review

I was submitted my very first reader recipe a week & a half ago and, needless to say, I was pumped to make and review what I was given: hot “wings”! I decided that I would make them as a … Continue reading

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Hot “Wings”

Ingredients Chicken tenderloins (amount TBD by how many people you are feeding) Frank’s Red Hot Sauce I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter Spray Celery (optional) Light or Fat Free Ranch (optional) Recipe Poke chicken tenderloins with a fork so that … Continue reading

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Number Crunch #3

Today is measurements day! YAY!  I ran to Curves today and got all my new stats measured out & entered into the system and I signed up for another Zumba class on Monday, since I missed the first couple I … Continue reading

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Turkey Meat Loaf Review

I don’t know about the rest of you but I grew up on meat loaf, mashed potatoes and, usually, corn or green beans at least once a week!  Here’s the thing… I make almost everything with ground turkey instead of … Continue reading

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Savory Ground Turkey Meat Loaf

Ingredients 2 T. olive oil 1 medium onion, diced 1/2 medium red pepper, cored, seeded and diced 6-8 white mushrooms, cleaned and sliced very thin 1/4 cup white wine 1 lb lean ground turkey 2/3 cup Italian bread crumbs 1 … Continue reading

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Close… But No Cigar

Happy Monday!  I had a great weekend full of quality time with my man and my family.  I hope everyone enjoyed their weekend, too 🙂 I woke up a little late this morning, getting off to a rough start with … Continue reading

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Zumba Fail

Last I mentioned, I was supposed to be doing a Zumba/Curves circuit on Wednesday morning… I never made it!  See, what had happened was… I completely overslept on Wednesday!  I woke up at 10:17 am and the class started at … Continue reading

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Chicken Curry Review

Last night, we had Chicken Curry w/ Fresh Mint & Shiitake Mushrooms… My boyfriend picked it out of the recipe book based on the color picture that was beside the recipe and, since he has been so good about eating … Continue reading

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Chicken Curry w/ Fresh Mint & Shiitake Mushrooms

Ingredients 1/4 cup curry powder 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper (optional) 1 cup low-sodium chicken broth, divided 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 3 chicken breasts, skinless, boneless, trimmed of excess fat, and cut into bite-size pieces (see note below) 1 medium … Continue reading

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