Fit Foodie: Marathon training = crockpot cooking

   Brown Rice Horchata – aka HAPPY HUBBY!  I had no clue what this drink was when we were out at Pancho Villa and my husband ordered it.  I had been surfing around pinterest for something to make for him since he’s been handling my marathon training demands like a champ.  Once I saw Skinnytaste […]

Fit Foodie: Next up!

So these recipes may be a stretch for the “fit foodie” title BUT not really!  Everything in the world of fit is dependent on the biggest variable there is…you.  With the right ingredient choices, a dish could have all the flavor you could imagine and still be healthy.  Eating healthy is far from boring.  You […]

Fit foodie: Can’t get me out the kitchen!

  Baked Pasta with Spinach & Sausage http://www.skinnytaste.com/2012/09/baked-pasta-with-sausage-and-spinach.html   Petite Lasagna http://www.canyoustayfordinner.com/2011/05/15/petite-lasagnas-take-2/   Man-Pleasing Chicken & zucchini noodles with pesto http://www.wittyinthecity.com/2011/08/man-pleasing-chicken/ http://www.twopeasandtheirpod.com/zucchini-noodles-with-pesto/   Chicken, Spinach & Mushroom Pasta Bake   http://www.cookingjarhappyaccidents.com/2013/11/chicken-spinach-and-mushroom-pasta-bake.html   Mini Pumpkin Loaves Recipe adjustments – Flour (half all-purpose & half wheat), use half the sugar, add 1/4 cup white chocolate chips and […]

Fit Foodie: Still cleaning house!

We are still working through the recipes that we pulled from the cookbook to try again. Some have not made the cut because simply put…we’ve changed in the last 2 years. We’ve tasted different things! Found different loves!   Crockpot Chicken & Mushroom http://www.chef-in-training.com/2012/06/slow-cooker-chicken-and-mushrooms/   Crockpot Chicken Cordon Bleu Changes: 1 slice of ham & […]

Fit foodie: Hubby’s birthday!

Crock pot Chicken Adobo This was his choice for meal time!  We did half of the drumsticks with the skin on and the other half with the skin off to test the flavoring.  Next time…all skin off for us!  All the yummy goodness was there without it!!! http://www.thecrepesofwrath.com/2012/02/23/slow-cooker-chicken-adobo/   Pear Crisp (adapted from The Feed […]