Fig and Vanilla Pancakes

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There are days when I wish I was so creative with recipes and made them from scratch, then I wake up. I am not a creative girl in the kitchen and never had that itch to be that way. I am sure maybe one day that could change, who knows. What I do know is that I like things from a box. I love kodiak cakes. Yup. ( source ) I have to profess my love for this mix Read More »

That’s not my {name}


  I put my now clean vacuum to good use this afternoon and cleaned, sweeeeeeeeeet! I am still ashamed of how dirty it was, lesson learned though. Snacked on some protein frosting with raspberries and 34 degrees crackers for a yummy protein filled afternoon snack... Fresh raspberries that I picked up at the store today, love them <3 If I could find these Read More »

No more cheap-ing out


  Good morning! I woke up to a sore ass, no seriously I did. I wish i could say it was from lunges, squats, or some amazing exercise move but it was from sliding down the stairs on my bum. Yup, I relived my childhood years and slid down the stairs like my sisters and I used to do. Oh we would spend hours, we would slide down on a blanket which made us go even faster! Read More »

What I love { Wednesday }


  Happy Wednesday! I love to share things that I love, some I lust over, something I love to eat, or a quote I love. Whatever happens to fall into the love category from day to day varies, and today I am sharing loves for Wednesday.   Stuffed sweet potato breakfast  :mrgreen: Stuffed with protein frosting, dried apple crisps, apple crumble love Read More »

Razzle Me Dazzle


  Good morning! My morning started off with a run to McDonald's ( no food for breakfast in the house for my boys ) to get egg mcmuffins, the best option to me for a breakfast on the go for them. How about I did a double take when the bill was almost 7 bucks! Cray Cray! Why in the world or when did they get so expensive?! I rarely go there, so maybe McDonald's is Read More »

Banana PB and Morning Habit


  Good Morning! I woke up later than usual due to the spring ahead, it might take me a week to get used to. I was hoping to be up at 6 like always but that didn't happen, I am just glad Anthony had no trouble getting up and he was already gone when I woke up. I was worried he would sleep through his alarm, but thankfully he didn't! The birthday gathering yesterday Read More »

Packages, photo shoot breakfast, and loose dogs!


  Good morning! My morning consisted of being up WAY too damn early for a Saturday, why is it that I never sleep in but on days I really want to I have to get up early? SOML I now have a beeping noise in my head, thanks to my sons alarm that has been going off for the past hour and finally just stopped, you think HE would of heard it, but no. I am now wondering Read More »

Damn Skippy!


  Good Morning! Today is National Peanut Butter Lover's Day! I am sure everyone celebrated without even knowing today, since lots of us are peanut butter lovers and eat it daily. I have to say I am MORE of a almond butter girl around here, but we do have peanut butter in the house. I have to share the pb with the boys, they don't touch my almond Read More »

Pumped up Kicks


  Good Morning! Happy Saturday! They called for snow here and for once the weather man was right... Snow is here, and there was freezing rain too. Snow and Ice, not good at all, but the plow truck came and the whole lot and hill is clear, so we can get out today. We do have a couple of errands to run. We stayed in last night and watched an Episode of Walking Dead Read More »

Pumped up protein {pizza}


  Good Morning <3 It's the weekend and Im sure many of you are happy about that, to be honest, I am excited too. Most people would think, she has no job so why is she so excited for the weekend? I know I don't have a technical job that makes me leave the house, I just blog and I blog because I love it and enjoy the happiness it brings me every single day. I do make a Read More »

Beauty and the Eats <3


  Good evening! Im really glad you guys love the Trader Joe's loot post I have been trying to do weekly, its fun to hear what your favorites are and to share maybe a new thing you will want to try! I will try to do just a grocery post every week, it might get boring, so we will see! I like to keep things fun around here! I had a pretty lazy day after Insanity kicked my Read More »

Winning { NYE }


      Cheers and Happy New Year! Happy 2012! My first blog post of the new year, I thought WOW what should I do? I then thought, well every day no matter what the date or year, I just blog what my little heart desires and why change that? Im not! I do want to try to do some more things with my blog for 2012, not to change it, but to just get better, Read More »

Gift Exchange { Nephews }


  Good morning loves, and Happy Friday! One day until christmas eve, time really is flying and the holiday will fly by too. This morning I am up early and hoping to make it to a hot yoga class, but not sure yet. I might get a start on making desserts early instead. { Breakfast } 2 waffles with protein frosting and berries  I wanted something light, in case I make it Read More »

What I { wish } Wednesday


  Good morning! 4 days until christmas! Whoa! Time is flying by so fast and I have to say I might need one more gift and then I am DONE! I do want to wrap today and go through gifts to make sure I got everything. Oh christmas, stress about gifts that get opened in 2 minutes and goes by so quick, but tis the season! One of our christmas gifts was attending a Penguins Read More »

Truth be { told }


  Good morning! Thank you guys SO much for the kind words on my last post, accidents are scary but it happens and you have to be grateful if you are unharmed and everyone is ok involved. Im glad it turned out good for me. Since I was just a little stressed last night, I didn't think of many ideas for a post today. I seriously have been in christmas shopping mode since I Read More »

Smoothie filled Saturday


  Hope your Saturday is going lovely and more fun than ours... College handbook reading at Barnes and Noble  ;-) Mike and Anthony were browsing, Anthony is always interested in college and what schools he likes and what he thinks as of now he wants to major in. He is still too young, and will change his major a thousand times Im sure, but its not bad that he is Read More »

So fresh and clean { face }


  Good morning! This morning was one of those days when I wanted to kick Mike's butt out the door, usually its my sons butt I want to kick out the door. Mike was just crabby and in a mood, it happens! I hope he feels better later! { Breakfast } Oatmeal Apple Pancake with Protein Frosting These oatmeal pancakes are what I have been wanting for breakfast , easy to Read More »