Holiday Shakeology Recipes

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Beachbody Black Friday Steal of a Deal

Ladies & Gents, It’s a Christmas wish come early!  Amazing Beachbody programs for steals (more than 50% off). If you’ve been looking for something that will turn your life around, your wish has been granted. There are programs for all levels of fitness!  Shaun T, the mind and body behind Insanity, Hip Hop Abs, and…
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Sensitivity Presentation for Middle Schoolers

I’ve been swamped with work.  I just can’t seem to get ahead.  Each year as a special education teacher I feel that the paperwork and job demands increase exponentially.  It’s draining when you pair it with the physical, emotional, and mental demands of working with the kiddos.  For example, I spent this past Veteran’s Day…
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Holiday Pudge…Not This Year

The holiday seasons of the last few years were not my most in-shape ones.  Let’s look back… Even though I’ve been working out since March, I’ve hit a rough patch that I keep trying to bounce back from but just can’t seem to do it.  I’ve stopped consistently eating right in August, and the last…
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DIY: Candle Upcycle

I’m not sure if I’ve mentioned on here before that our household is trying out the Dave Ramsey Total Money Makeover. It’s been a bit of an adjustment, but we are putting huge dents in our debt which is an amazing feeling!  So how does this lead to the title of this post…well, we aren’t…
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Ricotta Donuts

I feel like we’ve been deep frying in our house every two weeks.  Not the healthiest habit, but each time we’ve made donuts that are to.die.for.  This weekend was no exception.  I opted to use a recipe from a Williams-Sonoma cookbook, that hasn’t yielded good results in the past.  This cookbook has amazing food photography,…
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Veggie Wrap (21 Day Fix Meals: #7)

Soooo….I totally fell off the good eating wagon.  For a week!  That is what happens when I don’t meal plan. I didn’t buy the right foods. Even though I’ve planned the same general meals (breakfast, 2 snacks, lunch, and Shakeology), not having a written plan and corresponding grocery list messed up my week big time….
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Cherry Vanilla Puff Pancake

This morning my Little Man and I woke up and made a very special breakfast for the Hubs in celebration of being around for 32 years!  *Excuse my grossness. I had just finished my first day of P90X.* Little Man lurved cooking with his mama!  He wanted to stir everything with his strainer.  He was…
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21 Day Fix Meals: Days 5 & 6 (Being Sick While Doing the Fix)

So my last two days are up late because my house got hit hard with a cold/virus.  Obviously as the mom of the household I was still watching our toddler, giving him a bath, waking up and feeding him, and all the other tasks that come with having a kid that don’t stop because you…
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21 Day Fix Meals: Day 4

A cold and a busy day at work do not make for the best of days with the Fix.  I skipped a meal because of a meeting I had.  Then I had a handful of Reese’s Pieces that I had in my desk (Buying reward candy for the kids is not good for me to…
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