2018 New Year’s Eve Party – Whole30 Appetizers & Drinks

Happy New Year's Eve, everyone!  Congrats on the end of 2017 and a celebration to the new projects and challenges to come!  I have recently written a blog about my 2018 goals, if you haven't checked it out yet I would catch it here: 2018 New Year's Goals We are staying in on the home front … Continue reading 2018 New Year’s Eve Party – Whole30 Appetizers & Drinks

Whole30 Dinner – Chicken Sausage & Mashed Potatoes

It has been a long day y'all!  We had a lot of kids activities, including tutoring them with flash cards from Bob's Books which are great for kids as they start to learn how to read.  We are also digging Netflix recently as they have two really great shows for kids speech and learning: Story … Continue reading Whole30 Dinner – Chicken Sausage & Mashed Potatoes

Whole30 Baked Garlic Kale Chips, Blueberry Lemon Water & Cherry Tomatoes

Everyone wants to know what I am eating on the Whole30 diet, as many find it hard to be creative, full, and happy with the limited ingredients this diet has. Great part is when you are withdrawing from dairy and sugar, you look much leaner in your face and eventually see weight loss on your … Continue reading Whole30 Baked Garlic Kale Chips, Blueberry Lemon Water & Cherry Tomatoes

A Day at Santa Monica’s Clover Park

Another day off on vacation means finding another activity with the kids! We decided to roam around the Santa Monica area today and found ourselves close to the Santa Monica Airport!  Since my boys love airplanes I was going to sit near the tarmac to see them take off and land, but ran across a … Continue reading A Day at Santa Monica’s Clover Park

A Day at Malibu Beach with the Kids

Today we took a ride down the Pacific Coast Highway, also known as the PCH or the California 1 Highway.  It is known to be one of the bucket list things to do, and the views of the Pacific Ocean, mountains, cliffs and beaches are really spectacular!   It is really nice being in California during … Continue reading A Day at Malibu Beach with the Kids

2018 New Year Goals

4 more days until New Year's Day! 2017 will be over and done with, commencing a new beginning in 2018!  I am off from my day job until January 2nd, so this is a great time for me to reflect on my 2017 progress and failures and come into 2018 with new goals and strategies … Continue reading 2018 New Year Goals

Whole30 Snack – Deviled Eggs & Homemade Mayo

  Happy Holidays to everyone!   I am excited to share the following: 1) I took off a week from my day job to potty train my twin boys and chill with my husband; 2) We booked a few days in the Westin Hotel in Long Beach and it was awesome. The room service and … Continue reading Whole30 Snack – Deviled Eggs & Homemade Mayo

Whole30 Snacks – 10 Compliant Larabars

Today I was on a quest. A quest to find the best and easiest meal replacer as I forgot to pack my lunch before work today. It stinks when I forget, and typically it is leftovers from the night before. Problem is, my husband now wants in the Whole30 club! He has not been following … Continue reading Whole30 Snacks – 10 Compliant Larabars

Whole30 Meal Ideas

Hey all!  So excited to share some additional recipes with you that are Whole30 friendly today! As a reminder, on the Whole30 diet, you CANNOT eat the following: Dairy.  This means cheese, cow milk, cream, yogurt, half and half, butter.  Substitute these cravings with sugar free almond and coconut milk! Grains.  No corn, wheat, rye, … Continue reading Whole30 Meal Ideas

10 Best Weekend Spots with Toddlers in Los Angeles

Oh the joys of parenthood!  There are times where you are just exhausted and want to stay home with the kids all day, then there are those days where you really need to get out!  We have two younger boys toddler age and we always find it tough to find places that are kid friendly, … Continue reading 10 Best Weekend Spots with Toddlers in Los Angeles

Day 30 on the Whole30 Diet

Guys, I lost a total of 13 pounds this month!  So happy, and feeling so much more energetic and lighter.  So happy I committed. Because the diet was so successful, I am going to continue as long as I can until I get below my healthy weight.  I lost 13 pounds from 180, which is … Continue reading Day 30 on the Whole30 Diet

Day 26 on the Whole30 Diet

HEY! Feeling so great all, so happy still that I decided to do this diet! I was not supposed to look but have lost 12 pounds thus far, and have so much more energy, feeling more comfortable in my own skin and healthier. As I had withdrew from sugar, I broke out pretty bad with … Continue reading Day 26 on the Whole30 Diet