There’s No Way I’m Already Hungry

Questioning hunger Have you ever felt hungry or not felt hungry and questioned yourself about it? Maybe it sounds like this: “There’s no way I’m already hungry, I JUST had breakfast” “Why am I so hungry today?” “I can’t believe I’m not hungry yet” It’s funny because we do this a lot. I hear this…

Five Minute Fancy Blueberry Vanilla Nut Oatmeal

Breakfast Oatmeal !!! Let me start off saying that oatmeal is my FAVORITE breakfast food, especially when I get to add 20 million things to it. It’s SO FUN! I love trying new flavors and since I went to the grocery store yesterday and bought a bunch of delicious things, I decided to get a…

Cravings – What Do You Want?

Cravings. What am I talking about? Well, when your body has a strong desire to eat something. You know when someone asks you or you ask yourself what you’d like to eat. It’s the first thing that comes to mind. It is what your body is legitimately asking you for. Everyone has had that experience…

The Best Pumpkin “Pie” Ever

The best way to discover a new recipe –> don’t follow directions. Why the quotation marks around “Pie”?  Well, because the recipe is actually for pumpkin bars (original from  http://allrecipes.com/recipe/11418/pumpkin-pie-bars/). Now, don’t get me wrong, I was planning on making bars….until I realized 1. the pan that would fit my bars was already in use…

Eat the Cake

Eat the cake. As soon as a food is “off-limits” , it immediately becomes more appealing. Think about it.  When you were younger and your parents told you that you could only have one piece of candy or one chewy Flintstones multivitamin….you wanted more. I distinctly remember sneaking into the kitchen with my siblings while…