Are you a three-square-meals-a-day eater, or do you prefer five or six smaller meals? No matter what your eating habits are, most of us occasionally get a day when we just need a little something extra. Even if you’re not a calorie-counter, having a repertoire of healthy, low-calorie snack ideas at your disposal gives you options. And options are never a bad thing. Here are 10 healthy snack ideas that come in around 100 calories but satisfy big. (more…)
Posts Tagged ‘Snacks’
When Mike and I lived in Kuwait last year, I picked up the habit of taking tea in the afternoon. (more…)
You know that creepy neighbor who somehow knows a little too much about your personal business? (more…)
It’s the weirdest thing ever.
I don’t eat doughnuts (or donuts) all year long until autumn rolls around. (more…)
Here’s the thing: I know you’ve probably been bombarded with pumpkin spice everything since the end of August. (Not that I can blame anyone out there who’s subjected you to that because in all honesty, I’ve been eating pumpkin spice muffins and drinking pumpkin spice lattes since then myself.) (more…)
How about a berry cheesecake milkshake for breakfast?, I enticed Mike one Saturday morning.
Cheesecake-flavored anything is his favorite; combine it with berries and he’s in heaven. Needless to say, he was pretty excited about breakfast that day.
That is, until he saw me add cottage cheese to the blender in a moment of inspiration. (more…)
When Mike and I can’t agree on dinner, I like to cook “his” and “hers” style.
Sometimes it’s completely different meals, like spaghetti with homemade beef ragu for him and fish or chicken with a side of veggies (preferably roasted) for me. But if I’m lucky, it’s a similar meal that’s easily customizable for both of our tastes, like salad with different toppings or sandwiches with different fillings…or quesadillas! (more…)