Birthday Eats


Getting back into the grind on a Monday is tough after such a fun weekend! Sigh. But I’m also glad to be back to normal, healthy eating after a lot of decadent eating. All this weekend we celebrated a big birthday for hubby starting with a movie and nice dinner out Friday. Saturday we headed […]

New Mushroom & Birthday Fun


Happy Saturday! We’ve been in celebration mode for hubby’s birthday this weekend, so this will be a random, all-over-the-place post. I took yesterday off work to make it a 3 day weekend of fun and relaxation and had a nice workout in our home gym while Skipper snoozed on his favorite pillow bed. Shhhh, don’t […]

Fast Times for WIAW


It’s been awhile, so I figured it’s time to participate in What I Ate Wednesday! I started the morning with 2 cups of coffee with almond milk and NuNaturals powdered stevia while I flipped through Peas and Thank You for recipe inspiration for hubby’s birthday celebration this weekend. Mornings tend to be a little hectic […]

Curried Quinoa & Broccoli


I’ve been a little obsessed with this refrigerated package of simply pre-cooked lentils from Trader Joe’s. For a few dollars, it has 5 large servings that are ready for soups, salads, or any other fast weeknight creation. And it comes in a packed loaf that’s easy to slice into servings and break apart. Last night […]

Lemon Thyme Quinoa


Miko is not sure about competing with hubby’s latest craze – Farm Heroes Saga. Apparently it’s like Candy Crush with a different twist and I’ve avoided installing Farm Heroes since I’m frustratedly stuck in Candy Crush. After Sunday’s half marathon, I was feeling a little wiped last night… and sore. So it was such a […]