Deviled Eggs


Hello All!!  I come to you in a rut!!  Yep, I have the breakfast blues, breakfast block, breakfast boredom, etc.  It is a chore just to eat breakfast these days.  I have never been a breakfast eater.  Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE breakfast food.  I just hate breakfast time!!  I am not a morning person…I would rather get more…

READ MORE »

Homemade Vegetable Soup (Whole30)


Happy Friday!!  This has been another busy week!!  PROM WEEK (nuff said)!!  After running to get shoes, pick up dresses at the alteration place, shopping for eye shadow, lipstick, earrings, and planning a prom primping party…I need more hours in this week.  Oh and did I mention I am doing all of this TIMES 2 (yep, I have twin girls). …

READ MORE »

Life after Whole30


Life after Whole30…. A reader asked me to post about life after Whole30. What does it look like? What do I eat? What plan do I follow?  Well, here goes… Some folks follow an 80/20 (80% Whole30, 20% not) or 90/10 (90% Whole30, 10% not) plan after Whole30. For me, it helps to go Paleo for a few days.  For…

READ MORE »

Buffalo Chicken Potato Soup (Whole30, Paleo)


Buffalo Chicken Potato Soup!!! Need I say more??  Nope!  Well maybe, Thank you PaleOMG!!  This recipe is a variation of PaleOMG’s Buffalo Chicken Soup.  If you haven’t checked out her website, well do it!!  She shares amazing recipes, fitness and fashion tips!!  PSA – Her podcasts are explicit (due to language).  Her blog = her choice!  I choose not to listen…

READ MORE »

Homemade Paleo Chocolate Chip Cookies


Happy Friday!!! I hope you have had a great week!!  Mine has been super busy and the weekend is promising the same.  I did manage to do some cooking this week and I can’t wait to share!!  Lots of posts coming your way…even a reader requested post!! First up….COOKIES!!! (Yes, please) Before I started my Whole30 and Paleo adventure I…

READ MORE »

Paleo Banana Nut Bread


Good Morning!! I hope you all had a great weekend!!  I sure did! One of my beautiful daughters performed in our local All-County Honor Band on Saturday. They did fantastic!!  They had only 1 full day of rehearsing the music before the performance and sounded like they had worked on it for months.  It was amazing!  Another one of my…

READ MORE »

Simple Homemade Mayo


Happy Friday!!  I hope everyone had a great week!  I myself am looking forward to the weekend. For those of you with little babies at home, struggling for sleep, a shower or just to go to the bathroom.  Love every minute of it, please!!!    Surely someone will let me sing silly songs, play trains/cars, pretend there are sharks in the…

READ MORE »

Valentine’s Day Brownies & Chocolate Covered Strawberries


Love is in the air!!! Happy Valentine’s Day!!!  Nothing says Valentine’s Day better than chocolate and roses!!  I was lucky enough to get both.  How about you?  I had a conversation this morning with my brother about not wanting a card, flowers, or chocolates.  (Cards are expensive, flowers die and chocolate will ruin my Food Freedom).  However, that sort of…

READ MORE »

Ranch Veggie Dip


Hey There!! I hope you are having a fantastic day!!  Mine started with a doctor’s appointment (ladies, you know the one…yep, that doctor).  I will not share details…it is bad enough without reliving it!!  Thankfully, I was able to end the day listen to one of my girls play her french horn at her band concert.  I am amazed how talented…

READ MORE »

Journey to Food Freedom!!


  I have been hearing all about Paleo and Whole30. At first I thought “oh, it’s just another fad diet” and/or “You probably have to join and then pay a membership”. After doing some research and talking to folks that are eating Paleo; I have found that it is not a diet at all. Instead it is simply a way of…

READ MORE »