If you are back for more about my First Trimester woes, welcome! (If you haven’t read Part 1, click the link below) I hope Part 1: First Trimester: Allowing bad (temporary) habits and giving myself grace was either: A. Helpful to current pregnant mamas struggling with morning sickness. B. Provided insight to my followers as… Continue reading Part 2 : First Trimester : Tips and Meal Schedule
It’s been getting fairly warm here in Seattle, and the thought of cooking had me wishing for a delicious and filling COLD salad; bring on the antipasto salad. I must warn you, I cannot label this recipe Whole30 or even Paleo because the salami AND pepperoni I used contain less than 2% of dextrose. Hopefully,… Continue reading Antipasto Salad
As I mentioned in my pregnancy announcement blog post, “More exciting news…” I really struggled with eating during the first trimester. I had always heard horror stories about morning sickness, but thanked my lucky stars that I never really experienced it with my other pregnancies. With Jackson, I had aversions (meat), but I could eat my… Continue reading Part 1 : First Trimester: Allowing bad (temporary) habits and giving myself grace.
Before the morning sickness kicked in, I purchased a few pounds of ground pork to make my Egg Roll in a Bowl. Now that I am out of the first trimester and thankfully able to eat meat again, the thought of Egg Roll in a Bowl takes me back to a very nauseous time. I’m… Continue reading Pork Stuffed Portabella Mushrooms with Artichokes & Spinach (Paleo, Whole30 & Kid-Friendly)
We’re having a baby! Since our second date, Shane and I have always agreed on having 3 kids. He has 2 sisters, I have a brother & a sister (+ more step-siblings), 3 just sounded like a nice round number for our family. I want to share with you, that our journey to complete our… Continue reading More exciting news…
I have some exciting news to share: I quit my job! Well, sort of. Let me explain…. When I started my Whole30 journey a few years ago, it’s obvious that it became a lifestyle that I wanted everyone to know about. I started a Whole30 support page, reached out to friends and family to join… Continue reading I quit my full-time job…
Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there! The one thing that always makes me think of “Dad” is grilling. I am lucky to have 3 dads and a husband, and the one place I know I can always find them in the summer is hanging out by the grill, beer in hand with… Continue reading Grilled Carne Asada (Whole30, Paleo & Kid-Friendly)