food issues

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Food doesn’t control me

Back in the day, eating was a main event.  I use to get excited about it.  There was so many possibilities and so many meals to be had. In college, this girl's favorite thing to do was slam 20 chicken [...]

Meal Prep 101: The Basics

*This is the first in the series of meal prepping posts I will be doing on the blog. I think it's time for me to start my series on meal prepping. I've gathered the questions that were asked and I've [...]

My weight loss gamer changer

For some reason people are saying that Willie and I were on The Biggest Loser. I've been stopped four times in two days of people asking me about the show. Sorry folks, we weren't on that show. The social aspect [...]

Q&A video: Cheat meals, motivations, portion control and more

It's here! We finally made the video and got everything to a decent point. I am glad that we did this video to answer your questions. Maybe next time around I won't be so amped up. It may have been [...]

Flexitarian, that’s what I am.

Most people won't eat a meal without an animal based protein, I am not one of those people. I will admit I tried the vegetarian thing and it worked out really great but I was a little low energy. When [...]

Yes, I can hear you. My body is speaking to me.

I don't think I've been taking care of my body lately, but it all stops today. Maybe I've been doing too much, but I really don't think that is the case.  I do a lot all the time and I [...]

Froyo, I’m going to quit you!

Froyo (aka frozen yogurt) is my thing.  When I was larger, I would sit down with quarts of ice cream and devour them while watching television...along with a McDonalds 20 pack of chicken nuggets, two double cheeseburgers, large fries and [...]

Why food could be ruining our attempt to make friends

One of my April goals is to become more social.  Willie and I have spent a good chunk of our time hanging out with out of town friends but we did want to have more of social life in at [...]

Don’t feed your emotions

Emotions are a crazy thing and will make people do crazy things. I fed my emotions when I was having the best and worst days of my life. I rewarded myself with decadent meals starting with an appetizer or two [...]

Our weight loss tool: LoseIt!

Lose It! has been the main phone app we have used to lose weight. This app is not only a way for individuals to keep track of their diet and exercises routines but this is the app we used in [...]