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Keto Life

Ketogenic Diet – other benefits than weight loss

When most people hear that my husband and I have started eating a keto diet, we get one of two reactions: they have no idea what we are talking about, don’t understand the science behind it and think we are crazy to eat so much fat  they understand it and have heard about it but […]

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The Keto Diet – family edition

For the last couple of years you may have noticed that our meal plans have been healthier. Lots of veggies, lighter on the carbs (most of the time) and much leaner cuts meats. Years ago, when money was tight we ate a lot of pasta and beans and rice as fillers, with cheaper cuts of […]

Meal Plan Monday

Meal Plan Monday – March 26th 2018

I cannot believe that it is the last week of March already, and that is is Holy Week. What an emotional and busy week for so many Catholics and Christians all over the world. As we brace for His death on the cross and then celebrate his resurrection, I do not take lightly that I […]

Meal Plan Monday

Meal Plan Monday – March 5th 2018

Popping in quick to share our meal plan for the week, as I’ve got a mountain of laundry that needs to be folded! Do you leave all your laundry for one day, or do it gradually all week long? I’ve tried it both ways, and it think I prefer leaving it all till Saturday…though this […]

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Meatless Meals for Lent

It’s Ash Wednesday, the start of the Lenten Season for us Catholics. There is so much going on during this season, and one very important thing to remember is that we shouldn’t be eating meat on Fridays (or Ash Wednesday!) As Catholics we believe that Jesus gave his life for us, and it happened on […]

Meal Plan Monday

Meal Plan Monday – November 27 2017

How it is the end of November?! Advent starts this weekend, which means we are only weeks away from Christmas! I always try to get most of my shopping done before Advent starts, so that I’m not rushing around a frenzied mess and all stressed. I want Advent to be a relaxed and calm time, […]

Meal Plan Monday Recipes

Meal Plan Monday – November 20 2017

Thankfully I don’t need to do a big shop this week. With a big Costco trip last week and a regular grocery store trip too, I just need to fill in a little with fresh veggies and things I forgot to buy. Here is what we are eating this week: Monday – My Famous Spaghetti  […]

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Meal Plan Monday – November 13 2017

Hope everyone is staying warm! I know it’s the middle of November, but it feels kinda sudden that it’s cold and snowing. But, I’m not complaining, I love winter, and love the snow, even though I hate being cold. As I type this I’m in a cozy sweater and enjoying some hot soup! And my […]

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5 Reasons You Should Bake

I love baking. I always have. But today we aren’t talking about me. I wanna share why YOU should bake! So here are 5 reasons you should bake: It’s Frugal – You wanna save some money? Start cooking and baking from scratch! The main ingredients in most baking (flour, sugar eggs, etc) are super inexpensive. One […]

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