Labor Day is coming up soon, it's always the first Monday in September and right on time. I usually go to a friends house, barbecue, or do absolutely nothing. This year, I am challenging myself to do absolutely nothing. In an effort to stop spending way too much on groceries, I am trying to plan my meals out to… Continue reading Labor Day Menu
Say it isn't so, I was online looking for my fall staple Sweet Apple Chamomile from Celestial Seasoning. And... They discontinued it, no more sweet apple like ever! I'm almost out and have to make every sip count. In an ode to a favorite, I will review what I loved about it. Chamomile tea can sometimes have an unpleasant taste,… Continue reading Goodbye, Sweet Apple Chamomile Tea!
Carbohydrates or in short form carbs are believed to be the reincarnation of the devil as food. There are two types of carbs, simple and complex. Those pesky simple carbs are so delicious, we crave more and more. Bread, pasta, baked goods, or white rice are example of simple carbs, and those are the carbs that cause a spike… Continue reading Carb Loading
My mind is telling me yes, but my body is telling me nope! Have you ever been mentally ready and physically unable to do something ? Only to discover... You aren't a gladiator and this isn't Spartacus. I did recently, but I really shouldn't have. I've been told I don't understand the meaning of a light… Continue reading My Mind Is Telling Me Yes,But…
I'm still not used to the Texas heat it's over 100° degrees in Dallas today not including the heat index. Over my lunch break, I made a trip to Wal-Mart and found this new flavor of Arctic Zero. My favorite flavor was mint chocolate, but now it's brownie blast! The flavor was awesome and the… Continue reading Review of Arctic Zero’s Brownie Blast
I own two popcorn makers and make popcorn frequently. I don't believe in paying $5.o0 for popcorn, I can make at home. However, I found this flavor at Kroger on a recent grocery haul. The sugar and carb content wasn't terribly horrible for an occasional treat. Occasional, beause it does contain high fructose corn syrup and some… Continue reading Review of Cookie Pop- Cookies & Cream
Who doesn't want to lose weight and get in their antioxidants., I am always looking for ways to incorporate healthy properties in my tea time. Drinking tea is not only comforting for me, but a way to sneak in antioxidants. One of my favorite tea brands, The Republic of Tea created the turmeric and cinnamon tea .… Continue reading Review of Biodynamic Turmeric Cinnamon by The Republic of Tea