Paleo since 2013, keto since 2017. I love the challenge of creating healthy meals for my family and improving our long-term health through diet and a healthy lifestyle. In addition to spending my time in the kitchen, I love working on projects on our homestead in the foothills of Colorado, and tending to my garden and flock of chickens.
Probably one of the hardest things for me is to find a good meal after a WOD. I’m not one of those cool people that plans ahead of time so I usually get home from the gym and am like “Oh crap, what do I eat?!” Sweet potatoes are good after a workout but take […]
My failure to plan meals this week has really been catching up with me. Luckily, I had a backup plan that involved frozen Mahi Mahi, coconut butter (yum!), cashews, peaches, and tomatillos. Also, this was my first tomatillo experience, and it almost didn’t happen…
I know, have you ever heard anything so cliche? I am guilty of having uttered this phrase more than once, but it’s true. I have been on diets, fad diets. Diets meant to help you “lose weight fast”, though none came with the “and keep it off” promise. And looking back, oh my gosh, how […]