Fit Foodie: The looooong pay period

My husband and I wince when the few long pay periods come along.  Currently, we are on a 19 day one and it is rough in the menu plan department.  We could have done a little less on the last pay’s groceries but we changed our budgeting plan to calculate the days in the pay period […]

Fit Foodie: Meal prep has forced its way back in.

I have not been posting lately regarding our family’s fit foodie adventures but we have still been venturing outside the comfort zones.  Recently though, I have been indulging almost completely in my Christmas gift from my in-laws, the Skinnytaste Cookbook.   Spiralized Shanghai Beef and Broccoli Zucchini Lasagna NO BAKE BANANA BREAD BITES (PALEO, […]

Fit Foodie: Last of 2015

Kodiak power cakes with nutella and banana Homemade sausage ramen soup Yellow pepper, red pepper, crushed tomato, garlic on one side AND black olive & pineapple added to it all on the other! Final Hello Fresh meal:  Pork Tenderloin with roasted sweet potato and green beans! Grilled Cheese Pull Aparts

Fit Foodie: On Plan

Crock Pot Picadillo First Hello Fresh box… Hello Fresh: Pan-Seared Chicken and Orecchiette with Caramelized Bell Pepper and Parmesan Cream Sauce We were a little thrown off by this recipe.  The card that we had received called for broccoli and we received peas. CREAMY CHICKEN WILD RICE SOUP {SLOW COOKER} Hello Fresh: Turkish […]

Fit Foodie: Finding the love

Honey pumpkin cornbread Chicken & asparagus stir fry Chicken & mushroom in white wine sauce Sweet corn & crab soup Prosciutto & asparagus homemade pizza

3rd Fitversary!

Another year has gone by…  It’s weird now though.  Last year was a huge year filled with change (  This year a lot has changed.  I have hit a point in my weight loss that the scale tends to stay the same and the gains I’m achieving are different.  This year has been about goals […]

Fit Foodie: Cabinet cleaning aka wing it.

Whole 30 approved Burrito Bowl We changed the recipe a little to fit us a little more.  Ground turkey, white kidney beans and melted cheese.  Came out tasty! Stuffing chicken casserole! Swapped the diced tomatoes for a cream of celery, mozzarella for cheddar and basil for garlic.  SO good!  Could you tell we […]

Fit Foodie: Shake it off!

Attempting to pull myself back into the kitchen.  My babies miss it and so do I!  This week was a lot of sweets and the foods we did…they were devoured before I could get the picture! This was one of them! Crispy Fish Sliders  French vanilla cupcakes with cookies n cream frosting! Cheesy Sausage Balls! […]

Fit Foodie: Define: Rut

 Rut:  “a habit or pattern of behavior that has become dull and unproductive but is hard to change.” ~ I have not been that much of a FIT Foodie lately.  It’s been much more of a Moodie Foodie.  I’m still using all of the healthier combinations but I’m in a cooking rut.  I haven’t […]