Fruity & Protein Packed Homemade Smoothie: Tropical Sunrise Smoothie

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This is my favorite way to start the day. This fruity protein packed smoothie gets you going and keeps you full for hours. I have added this to my weight loss smoothie plan. Favorite Tropical Sunrise Smoothie: 1/4 cup water 1/4 soy vanilla milk 3 tablespoons Greek fat free yogurt plain 1/2 chopped mango 3/4 pineapple, 1/2-1 avocado 1/2 cup ice Add all and blend well. … [Read more...]

Semi Homemade Flavored Iced Tea

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As you probably know those of us in the south love our iced tea! I personally love flavored tea. I am still trying to eat naturally so I found a way to add sweet flavor to my iced tea. To make this homemade flavored iced tea all you need is frozen fruit and cold brewed tea. Pour you a glass of iced tea (sweetened if you desire). Then drop in a handful of frozen fruit. My favorite fruits are … [Read more...]

Easy All Natural Homemade Guacamole

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Are you craving a delicious crunchy and spicy snack? I have been craving something crunchy but am trying to stick to my healthy weight loss diet. I ended up making this easy all natural guacamole. I paired it with Melba Toast Crackers and Blueberry Iced Tea. It was the perfect healthy snack that helped my craving for a snack. There are so many guacamole recipes out there but none suited my taste. … [Read more...]

Eat and lose! How I Am Losing Weight & Getting Healthy- My story!

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Do you remember a few weeks ago when I shared my health report with you? It was life changing! I have started changing the way I eat and I am seeing real results! I could not find a perfect diet or meal plan that worked for me so I put some of the ideas together and created my own. Y’all I have lost 14 pounds in 2 months! Some may say that is dangerous or say that it will all come back. That is … [Read more...]

Make Easy Pineapple Salsa In Under 3 Minutes

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Bring some tropical spice to your next meal with this easy pineapple salsa recipe. It only takes minutes and it is delicious! It took me about 3 minutes and that included the time it took to grab the ingredients out of the fridge and stopping to talk to a toddler. So you can make this in no time at all and bring color and spice to your table. Easy Pineapple Salsa Recipe Ingredients: 1 … [Read more...]

Genes, Questions, Answers & Hope! Getting Your Body On The Right Track By Asking The Right Questions

This is a totally personal post but I just have to share this real chapter of my life with you. I have had health issues for months now and was finally at a breaking point. I decided enough was enough and went to my doctor. I get my thyroid check done every six months since I had radioactive iodine treatment for my thyroid years ago. My Doctor and I see each other at least that often and he knows … [Read more...]

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