I have been wanting to learn how to be more resourceful with Almond Flour. It can be difficult to bake with alternative gluten free flours, because they absorb and bake different than regular flour. Earlier this week I was having a sweet tooth and wanted to try my hand at almond flour cookies. I have… Continue reading Almond Flour Thumbprint Cookies
A couple of aspects that are hard with having PCOS is accepting that my body doesn't accept and digest certain foods the way it use to, and "cheat days" are NOT worth it. I have read and studied 1,000's of articles regarding eating lifestyles that are beneficial for PCOS, and about 99% of them say… Continue reading PCOS and Lifestyle Realities
On Friday, Hailame and I painted the town red! And by painting the town red, I mean we ate a fabulous dinner (splurging a little a lot) and watched the finale of This Is Us... which I cried through. Needless to say it was a perfect date night in our little St. George, Utah. Recently… Continue reading Expanding our Horizons Date #1
I love water! I do! When you see me, I will most likely have my generic $8.00 HydroFlask (just as effective as the real brand... only cheaper!) or eating out I rarely ever order any drink besides water. I love water. That H2O is good! But I struggle with drinking enough water. I've heard that… Continue reading Water Wonders….
***I am not a professional food photographer, so most of these pictures don't do justice of the amazing-ness that they really are! I experienced a "Wife Champion" moment last night. My husband, Hailame, can be a picky eater sometimes. He's not a fan of un-traditional vegetables. By un-traditional, I mean he prefers only the vegetables… Continue reading The Special Noodle
Starting a blog is like attempting to de-clutter your junk drawer. You see very clearly the end goal and what you want to accomplish, and once you get going it's pretty smooth... but the initial get go is rough. I'm not saying that what I want to share is the same as what's in a… Continue reading My Simple Joys