Hot 100 Challenge Update Week 9

HOT 100 CHALLENGE UPDATE WEEK 9 MY HOT 100 CHALLENGE GOALS 1. Work out with weights 3 times a week concentrating on upper arms. 2. Eat 3 fish meals a week with a focus on getting Omega 3′s. 3. Take vitamins and supplements every day as recommended by my doctor. Results For Week 9 1. As usual I got …

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Pumpkin Bars with White Chocolate Chips


Today will be a busy day if you are traveling or cooking tomorrow. I will brave the grocery store one more time to get fresh produce! I had some girlfriends over for lunch yesterday. It was a cold, wet and windy day which was perfect for a big pot of spicy white chili. I used …

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Crostini With White Bean Dip & Arugula Appetizer / Misto Review


If you are looking for a healthy, light appetizer then look no more! This slightly spicy white bean dip is a crowd pleaser. My daughter Katy first made this recipe for us so we could have something to munch on while cooking one of our holiday meals last year. Yesterday, I needed an appetizer to …

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Win! Win! Win! / Hot 100 Challenge Update Week 8


    Thank you to everyone who left a comment and entered the Free Cheese Giveaway! I wish I had coupons to give to everyone but I was sent just 3 sets of coupons for 3 lucky winners! To randomly select the winners son David showed me how to use Random.Org/Integers. Drum roll please ———-and …

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Maple Roasted Sweet Potatoes / Turkey with Lemony Thyme Butter


Only one week until Thanksgiving! Do you have your menu planned yet? I don’t know what I am fixing but I looked back at photos of last years feast and I was reminded of the fabulous turkey we had. (The recipe is posted further down.) Karen from Wasting Time asked me if I had a …

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