I am a flippin’ hot mess

One of my LIFELONG goals is to have a positive disposition about life.  I have failed miserably at this more than I have succeeded, but I strive each day for a positive outlook, no matter what the situation is. Especially when I see a young mother of three, who lost both of her hands and … Continue reading

Choosing to be happy

We make a lot of choices or decisions throughout the day.  What to wear, what to eat, what to drink, what to spend our money on, how to respond to so-and-so….the list is ENDLESS.  There are but a few things we won’t regret choosing.  Everything else…well the results may vary.  Here are a few things … Continue reading

Spinach and egg tortilla wrap

It’s what’s for breakfast!  I LOVE using herbs from my herb garden.  Makes me happy.  Oh and tastes FABULOUS. This morning I whipped up some eggs for me and the kiddos. And then threw in some left over quinoa/rice as well as some fresh basil from my garden.  So simple, so yummy! Fresh eggs whipped … Continue reading

Turkey Meatballs

I am in love with meatballs.  Unfortunately, I haven’t found any meatballs at any restaurant (locally) that are gluten-free.  Which stinks.  However, I love making them (and personally think mine would taste better anyhow!).  See my yummy turkey balls below (that just does NOT sound right).  You can substitute red meat if you would like. … Continue reading

Paleo Banana Carrot Muffins

I am a natural skeptic when it comes to food.  Despite this two year journey of finding/making food that taste delicious AND is good for you, I still am wary of new recipes. I always try out a recipe, then tweak it, then tweak it some more.  The sad part is I never stop tweaking … Continue reading

Practically Paleo Bread

I have been tweaking a bread recipe that a friend gave me a while back.  The original recipe is for a delicious gluten-free bread (so yummy) and so I thought I would use it as a basis for a Paleo bread since I am on a 30 day Paleo challenge. THIS BREAD IS SO DELICIOUS.  … Continue reading