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You went vegan? Why?

A few weeks ago, I decided to make the shift from vegetarian to vegan.  Without fail, people respond to that news by saying, “Why?” They quickly follow that by saying, “What DO you eat?”   So, for my first post, … Continue reading

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I’m back….

Whew…summer gets crazy doesn’t it?! After a visit from my brother and his family and some crazy Madi sickness, I am back. Three days ago, I started a fitness boot camp.  Can I just say that I am so ridiculously … Continue reading

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Swim and Sun…and a whole lot of cleaning

The last couple of days of food journeying have been pretty boring.  I have gotten in to a pretty good rhythm of cooking up a big meal and then eating on the leftovers for a good long while.  So, I … Continue reading

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Food journey day 8 — Week 1 progress update

So, we are one week in to the food journey.  And, well, I have lost 8 pounds.  Seems crazy.  I really didn’t think that was possible unless you had a personal trainer and a personal chef.  But apparently if you … Continue reading

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Food Journey day 7

Seriously had the yummiest breakfast….Warm Almond Quinoa Breakfast Sundae (http://thehealthyapple.com/2013/03/25/warm-almond-quinoa-breakfast-sundae/) This is the best meal in the morning.  It is a great way to use up some leftover quinoa.  Basically, you just take the quinoa, yogurt (I used Banilla), chopped … Continue reading

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Food Journey Day 6

Took me a minute to remember what day number I was on. 🙂 No pictures today…so, what a lame entry it will be. Madi slept in until 9:15 this morning…and I had to wake her up then! I guess Fredrick … Continue reading

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A journey to the Fredrick Meijer Gardens.

Food Journey day 5 also included a journey to the Fredrick Meijer Gardens in Grand Rapids with my mom and Madi. Yesterday was about as close to a perfect day as one can have.  I somehow managed to get up … Continue reading

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