Let’s Be Real


As you know, I’ve been posting daily about our second round of Whole30.  I made the decision to do a second round because I felt like I was completely off track after going out of town and having family in town visiting.  I wasn’t eating mostly Paleo, we were eating out most of the time [Read On]

Weigh in Wednesday 4-17-13


My weight last week – 167.6 My weight this week – 166.5 Weight loss this week ~ 1.1 Total weight loss (since starting Whole30 (2/18/13) – 16.9 Very happy to see another loss on the scale! The only thing I’m looking to change in the next week is more activity and I’m already off to [Read On]



Remember how I confessed that I wasn’t a runner last week? Even though that’s still the case, I couldn’t help but get caught up with all of the excitement surrounding the Boston Marathon yesterday.  A majority of the people I follow on Twitter are runners and some of them were there to run the most [Read On]

Homemade Almond Milk & Smaller Jeans


Good Morning!  I hope you’re having a great weekend!  We had an action packed Saturday that started with…pancakes! Dane decided to make up his own recipe and came up with these. Coconut Flour & Applesauce Pancakes Ingredients 1/4 cup + 1 tbsp coconut flour 1/2 cup unsweetened applesauce 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp apple [Read On]

First Drink


Happy Saturday!  I slept until 7:15 today and for me that’s sleeping in!  We decided to go out to watch the Gator game last night because I knew it would be hard for me to stay awake if we watched it at home.  The game started late because the game before it ran late, so [Read On]

Still talking about Whole30


Happy Friday!  Did this seem like a really long week to you?  It did for me.  I’ll be leaving work early today, though and I’m off Monday, so bring on the weekend! Yesterday after work, I stopped home really quick to change my clothes and went to Dane’s softball game.  They won of course and [Read On]

Easter Menu & E-mail/RSS Updates


We’re having Easter at our house this year and we’ve been trying to come up with a Paleo friendly meal that everyone will enjoy.  This is what we’ve come up with so far: Beef roast Brussels sprouts Velvety Butternut Squash Roasted sweet potatoes (for anyone that doesn’t want squash) Roasted carrots And I’d like to [Read On]

A little treat


During Whole30, you’re encouraged to not “paleofy” any of your favorite foods or sweet treats.  Since we’re done now, we decided to give Paleo Pancakes a try.  I found a recipe for Banana-Blueberry Pancakes and thought they sounded perfect. Banana Blueberry Pancakes Ingredients: 1 cup almond flour 3 whole eggs 1 tsp vanilla 1 small [Read On]

Whole30 – Day 30


We did it!!!  When I first sent Dane the e-mail with the details of Whole30, I was sure he wasn’t going to participate.  I knew his first response would be, “No beer for 30 days?”  Much to my surprise, he told me he was in and here we are at the end of our 30 [Read On]