Easy Gluten Free Pumpkin Pancakes

pumpkin pancakes gluten free

I got a call from Smalls’ school yesterday. Apparently, there’s been a mono outbreak. Which is fabulous. Of course, since Smalls was just sick, and I just got him well…I worry about him being more susceptible to catching it. Yes, I use lots of heavy-duty germ-killing oils. But I’m also cautious, so although he no…

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Working Out: Week 24 {+ a new YouTube video!}

I had to miss derby this week, which was a huge bummer. I may have cried a little. That being said, I continued my work off skates so that hopefully I’ll improve my muscle memory. I mean, one can hope, right?! Because I missed derby, I made y’all a new video-I’m still new at this,…

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Weekly Workouts: Weeks 8 & 9 {It’s DISNEY Week!}

Time to share my how I have been working out for the past week!

Did y’all miss me? I sure missed you! Disney was a blast, but I have to admit that I honestly didn’t eat as well as I could have. I am guilty of using vacation as an excuse to eat whatever…which wouldn’t have been an issue with the amount the boys walked. But since I’m on…

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7 Days of My Whole30: Week 1

whole30 week 1

I survived my first 7 days of the Whole30! I feel like I should get a prize…but my usual celebration is a cookie, which is most definitely out. So…I grabbed a new pair of yoga pants. A mom can never have too many yoga pants, right? Whole30 Day 1 Breakfast: Bacon and egg cupcakes with…

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My 2 Minute Scrambled Egg Hack

2 minute scrambled egg hack

Do you ever feel like a big “fancy” breakfast, but you just don’t have time (or you don’t want to deal with the deluge of pots and pans)? I am all about planning ahead, and I love bacon & egg cups…but sometimes, you just want some scrambled eggs. Maybe I miss being a kid? Anyways,…

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17 Must-Read Health & Wellness Blogs

Must-Read Health & Wellness Blogs

AutoImmune Paleo has been an amazing resource as I prepare for my Whole30, and it got me thinking, especially as I begin my journey toward the Whole 30 (I start Monday. This is me having a panic attack. Breathe, Brea, breathe…). I am always looking for motivation, inspiration, and know there are a number of amazingly motivating blogs…

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9 Filling Foods To Help You Slim Down

9 Filling Foods To Will Help You Slim Down

I’ve been asked to become a Salata Blog Ambassador to share healthy tips with you. In fact, they sponsored this post and provided me with some nutrition facts.  That said, all my opinions I share on this site (including in this article) are my own.   So. You want to lose weight. But you’re Just.So.Hungry. But what…

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Easy Paleo Spaghetti Squash Bolognese

spaghetti squash bolognese

Me without pasta is never going to happen, but in the spirit of eating more whole foods, I decided to take a stab at using spaghetti squash in place of my normal whole wheat noodles. As an Italian girl, I’ll be honest: I wasn’t holding out much hope. I’ve used spaghetti squash before, but I have…

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UrthBox April Subscription Box Review

urthbox subscription box review

I believe in honesty. I received a free UrthBox in exchange for writing a review. I have a soft spot for subscription boxes. It’s a problem, I know…and if they contain food? Well, I’m always game to try new things…especially if they are tasty and delicious. When I was approached to try an Urthbox, of course I jumped…

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The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle

ultimate bundle

Do you sometimes feel like you’re a zookeeper? Maybe you feel this way all.the.time? I get it. I’m sure you’ve heard “not my circus, not my monkeys”…except this is your circus. And if you’re like me, you’re the “ring mommy”. And what a job it is! I didn’t have illusions of glamor, but all the laundry, diapers, stretch…

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