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WW Points/Serving: 5 Servings: 10 1 pound ground turkey breast 1 medium onion, chopped 2 cups each: tomato sauce and enchilada sauce 1 can (15 oz.) pinto beans and juice 12 corn tortillas 3 cups grated fat-free cheddar cheese (10 oz.) 1/4 cup sliced black olives In a large, heavy skillet sprayed … [Read more…]

Hello, hello! Anyone out there? I am having a boring weekend cooped up at home and have decided that I need some new music on my iPod. That is where you come in. I am asking for your help, please help a sister out! Leave me a comment naming 3 songs you think I should have in my music stash. Thanks, … [Read more…]

Continuing with our heart-healthy challenge, today we are going to learn about our target heart rates. Yet ANOTHER number, I know. You thought (hoped) you were done with math in high school and college, right? What is the “target heart rate?” Simply put, it’s the desired range of heart rate reached … [Read more…]

I know you are all dying to hear who won the Fitness Caddy! The lucky girl is… Elaine! Congratulations Elaine! Please shoot me an email with your contact info! If you would like to purchase your very own Fitness Caddy, they are available online! … [Read more…]

If you’re like me, you are always on the lookout for healthy, yet quick and easy , meal options. I don’t especially love to cook and can think of many, many other activities I would rather be doing! This is why I love Schwan’s food. Not only do they deliver to your door, they offer a ton of options! … [Read more…]

I was recently given the opportunity to try out the Fitness Caddy: a convenient little gym tote. I loved the fact that my 32-ounce SIGG bottle fit nicely inside. Not only that, but my iPod, lip gloss, and keys all fit in as well! While I did not carry it with me from machine to machine at the gym, … [Read more…]

I am so dang excited to finally see my numbers going DOWN!! It was a rollercoaster week for me! On Friday, I was down 3 pounds, but over the weekend (my 30th birthday weekend!) I gained 6 pounds!! Luckily, I managed to lose all but a very small fraction of that gain again! Phew! Looky, looky, at … [Read more…]

The holidays are behind us, the new year is upon us, and we have made it through the first week of the Looking Fine for Valentines challenge!  Woo-hoo! So, let’s hear it! How did you do? Piece of cake or did you have a tough time? Are you sticking with your resolutions? Write your personal blog post … [Read more…]

I have known Danelle since we went to high school together in a small town in south central Idaho. We have kept in touch via Facebook and Myspace the last couple of years and I have been simply amazed at the transformation that took place in this lovely woman during the last year. I asked Danelle if … [Read more…]

I am officially in my thirties. I started age thirty off with a lack of sleep, hungover, and bad food. I stayed up WAY too late and drank WAY too much, then had “hangover munchies” all day on Sunday. The damage? This morning when I stepped on the scale, I was up SIX pounds since Friday morning. Not … [Read more…]

Things I loved about my twenties: *The process of growing up. I got had my daughter when I was 20, got married when I was 21, and had the twins when I was 24. Justin and the kids are the best thing about my 20s. I am proud of the fact that I have survived bedrest while pregnant with the twins with … [Read more…]

Monday: 30 minutes AMT, 30 minutes arm/ab weights. Feels so good to be back at the gym again. It had been over a week that I had been missing it! The cardio was tough, usually after the first 3 or 4 minutes I get a burst of energy that lasts awhile. This did not happen today. Tuesday: 35 minutes … [Read more…]

Did you know that what you eat and when you eat can affect the way you feel when you exercise? Exercising is hard enough as it is, I want to make sure I do whatever I can to make it a more enjoyable experience. If you eat too much before your workout, it can make you feel tired or actually upset … [Read more…]

Make sure you check out the blogroll and if you are not on it and would like to be, let us know so we can get you added! … [Read more…]

Servings: 6 WW Points/Serving: 10 1/2 cup chopped onion 1/2 cup chopped green bell pepper 1 1/2 pounds lean ground sirloin 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1/2 teaspoon oregano 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce 8-ounce package elbow macaroni, cooked according to package … [Read more…]