Easy Honey-Lime Chicken & Cowboy Caviar

If this hasn’t been another quick moving, stress-filled week, I don’t know what is. Not only has work been slightly chaotic, but this week marked a new chapter in our lives. Our oldest child started school. I’m sure other parents can relate. This week, I thought I would show you guys a recipe that I…… Continue reading Easy Honey-Lime Chicken & Cowboy Caviar

Motherhood & Life

Bound & Determined: No Cesarean For Me!

What if I said that I was told I would have to deliver both of my boys by c-section, but manage to have both of them naturally? Would you believe it?You should, it happened. ;-)I'm a stubborn woman. Therefore, it only seem right that my children be as well. Both of them proved just how…… Continue reading Bound & Determined: No Cesarean For Me!


Delicious Homemade Apple Pie

Wow, this week has flown by! Has it for anyone else? I’m not sure if it is because I have 5,000 things going on or what, but I cannot believe that it is already Friday! Of course, that just means the beginning to an exciting and busy weekend that will lead into a busy week.…… Continue reading Delicious Homemade Apple Pie


Portion Control

One of the biggest changes – and also possibly the hardest – I have made in my journey to living healthier was controlling my food portions. I mean, if a little bit is good, then a lot is great. Right?! While calorie counting can be very beneficial, knowing your portions may prove increasingly helpful for…… Continue reading Portion Control


Garlic, Lemon, Rosemary – Roasted Pork

I love a good tenderloin. Be it pork, or beef, a juicy tenderloin is hard to beat. We don’t eat pork roasts and tenderloins very often at my house. Don’t get me wrong, I love me some piggy! However, I prefer mine in the form of bacon. Because, what is life without bacon?! Since we…… Continue reading Garlic, Lemon, Rosemary – Roasted Pork

A Better Self

Finding Yourself

I’m not always a fan of change. Change brings uncertainties, stress, a need for tailoring of thoughts, actions, finely chiseled habits. But change is necessary in many instances – including a change in ourselves and our lifestyles. However, sometimes I wonder if it is really a change, or rather a matter of us finding ourselves.…… Continue reading Finding Yourself


Creamy Broccoli & Cheese Soup

It is the end to another work week – thank heavens! It sure has been a busy one. Last weekend was wonderful because we had family visiting, however, unfortunately, Β several folks also ended up being sick. On Saturday, I cooked some soup because, who doesn’t love soup when they feel bad?!   I love good…… Continue reading Creamy Broccoli & Cheese Soup