Silk Fruit & Protein: A new way to shake up my wake up.

silkfruitandprotein

   Eggs. Yogurt. Grilled chicken breast.  They were my best friends when I was pregnant. Every day, all the time. All I wanted was a donut, but with gestational diabetes, I had to keep it high-protein, low sugar, and those types of foods really did a great job of keeping my weight gain low, my… [read more]

Oats, Glorious Oats!

I love oats, yes I do. I love oats…how ’bout you?

(Especially these big, hearty oats from Tropical Traditions!)

Burger and Fries!

I have some catching up to do! What gets my vote for best 3pm snack this week?  These guys, who made a surprise appearance at my desk during the afternoon slump! They arrived courtesy of my friend who happens to be a registered dietitian, so I ate one happily, no questions asked, and packed up… [read more]

Garden Pea Puree!

The last day of my 3-day mini vacation and it’s going to RAIN? So not cool. Oh well. I decided to savor every minute of my day off with my boy anyway. First, I savored this cup of Granbiotics vanilla almond granola with So Delicious coconut milk, a few cranberries and half a nanner. I… [read more]

BC o’D

My alarm went off at 2:45am this morning. I do believe that is what is referred to as the “butt crack of dawn.” I have it all worked out: If I set the alarm for 2:45, I actually get up at 3. I throw on clothes, then change and feed my boy if I can… [read more]