When Compliments Turn Into Awkward Moments

Sunday at church I helped serve communion which required me to stand in front of the church facing the entire congregation. When I was overweight I would have been standing up there feeling embarrassed about my appearance and feeling self conscious. Well actually, I probably wouldn’t have been standing up there because I would have been …

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Eat Your Vegetables!

Todays post was inspired by Ann who reads my blog.  Stop by Ann’s blog and cheer her on as she loses weight and changes her life style. Her blog is called Dr. Fatty Finds Fitness. Ann has asked for side dish recipes for veggies and in particular she is interested in brussels sprouts. She hated …

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Beef Carnitas Tacos with Tomato Avocado Salsa

I have been on a serious Mexican food kick for the past week. I saw this recipe for Beef carnitas and since I had some stew meat I needed to use up the timing was perfecto! I was going to be out for a few hours right up until dinner time  so, I decided to …

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Warm Chocolate Pudding & Hot 100 Update Week 6

When I was growing up my mom would make chocolate pudding on the stove for us kids. This was before the days of instant pudding mix! I loved eating it warm out of her ” fancy” glass dessert dishes. It is a fond childhood memory for me. I can still see her standing at the …

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Left Over Turkey? Make Jack Quesadillas with Cranberry Salsa

I had a change of plans for last nights dinner. Some errands had to be done in the afternoon for hubby Tom so I threw everything in the crock pot to make my Beef Stroganoff. It cooked while I was shopping, what a great way to make dinner! It smelled so good when I walked …

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