Fit Foodie: Brr!

Crockpot Chicken Noodle Soup Slow Cooker Chicken Black Bean Tacos Sweet Potato Pancake Bites I used Bruce’s sweet potato pancake mix, turkey bacon, pecans and graham crumble. Pumpkin Pie Overnight Oats Creamy Italian Chicken Chicken pockets! Leftover shredded chicken Cheddar cheese Crescent rolls Preheat the oven (temp off the tube […]

Chasing My Fit: like WHOA

Whoa…so I was trying to find a Christmas present I misplaced in the closet and stumbled upon my old jeans.  They were the jeans that I bought after Isabel was born in January 2012 because my other pants were too tight.  Old Navy stretch size 16 and I was busting out of them so it’s […]

Jump Start 2014 Fitness One Week Challenge

I have been sitting here with an overwhelming amount of fitness pins that started being hoarded over a year and a half ago.  Well, it was time to finally make my way through them and in the process, I found “Lazy Girl Fitness” by the blogger, VioletSage at  Then BOOM…I had an idea!  With the […]

Fit Foodie: Crockpots & Casseroles

Mini Zucchini Pizzas Mixed Veggie Parmesan Slice the eggplant into 1/4 inch thick slices. Lightly salt the slices to release excess moisture for about 30 minutes Preheat oven to 450°. Spray eggplant with olive oil on both sides and place on cookie sheets. Bake for 20-25 minutes, turning half way through. In a bowl, combine ricotta, egg, parsley, grated cheese and […]

Chasing My Fit: ROAR!

I’ve been paying a little less attention to my weight fluctuation as of late. I started marathon training and I’ve been noticing increases for no “bad” reason. Honestly, I think my body is back into a big muscle building mode. Seriously though…I’m not too concerned with it! My body is making progress and I’m confident […]

Fit foodie: Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving was a rare and special one.  We had family coming over.  Being a military family, that is as rare as it comes for most.  It’s hard and expensive…but it is one of the greatest gifts!  Since we were so blessed, I had the chance to cook…but not just that really cook…like for a […]

Chasing my fit: Dropping the pregnancy weight

It’s time to drop the pregnancy weight changes in the blogs.  Why you ask?  I have gotten below the pre-pregnancy weight…now onto big and better!  I’ve, also, added back some important numbers.  It’s all about accountability.  I need this for me and in the process I hope that I am making someone else’s journey a […]

Letters to you: 2 months

Here’s my letter to you… I cannot believe that time has passed this quickly. You are already 23 1/2″ and 11 lbs 14 oz. The little baby coos have begun. The smiles too! Your siblings have all warmed up to you and love to hold you!  It absolutely warms my heart seeing them with you. […]

Fit Foodie: Short week…then turkey!

Chicken Broccoli Divan Taco stuffed acorn squash Slow Cooker Creamy Chicken Fajita Soup mexican stuffed peppers with quinoa & black beans