Easy Eggplant Parmesan

2 medium-sized eggplants

1 cup mushrooms (sliced)

1 cup basil, spinach or arugula

½  medium onion

½ medium bell pepper (optional)

2 cups marinara sauce

Salt and pepper to taste

¼ cup shredded mozzarella and ¼ cup shredded Parmesan cheese

Best Salmon Ever

This is my favorite way to cook salmon it comes out juicy and soft every time. I use to hate salmon.  I converted from being a vegetarian because sushi is amazing! Anyways I thought I would like salmon by itself, but no, it was dry and had a funny taste. Salmon is delicate, add too… Continue reading Best Salmon Ever

Stress Less is The Key to Happiness

    One thing that I know well is stress. I suffer from chronic stress and fibromyalgia brought on by stress. Just a disclaimer I am not a sociologist and if you need help I will link numbers of help hotlines at the end. I am going to write this from my perspective. As I’m… Continue reading Stress Less is The Key to Happiness

Organizing your mind and space.

 There are many books on this topic that I will list at the end. I took bits and pieces of each book and created tips and exercises to manage your never-ending to-do list. Most people feel that they have so many things to do and feel as though it never gets done. When you are… Continue reading Organizing your mind and space.

Amazing Banana Oat pancakes

Keeps you full and happy! Super quick and delicious!! There are only 3 ingredients and it only takes 10 minutes. I use an electric griddle but you can use a frying pan. If you don’t have time in the morning this is perfect for you. You can use any quick oats you want unless you… Continue reading Amazing Banana Oat pancakes

Gym season is upon us!!!! Read this before joining a gym

If you want to join a gym make sure it fits your budget and time. A side note, when I look at gyms I see if they have things that I will use. See how well kept it is if the equipment is working and easy for you to use.

Look into expanding your horizon as far as fitness goes there are so many different types of exercises out there don’t just settle for what you know. You may be surprised you like something new like spin.

You can workout from home online personal training with me!

Best Slow Cooked Tomato Chicken Soup

Slow cooked tomato chicken soup cook time 4 hours I used a slow cooker, stove top will be less time 8 oz Boneless skinless chicken breast   ½ cup Cherry tomatoes ½ Onion 2-4 Cloves Garlic 2 Carrots 1 Bell pepper 4 cups Vegetable broth ½ Tsp each of these spices, Smoked paprika, cloves, salt, pepper,… Continue reading Best Slow Cooked Tomato Chicken Soup

Brownies

Sometimes you just need to have a sweet treat. Nothing is better than warm brownies on a cold day. You will need one baking dish and two medium size bowls one for dry and one for wet ingredients. If you love to bake we are doing the muffin method.

Two Breakfast Recipes Using Couscous

    I love couscous more than rice. One big reason is you can easily turn it into breakfast. Couscous has some health benefits but still not a superfood, it should only be eaten in moderation.   Couscous scrambler Adds a bit more flavor to this messy scramble. This dish will take a little longer… Continue reading Two Breakfast Recipes Using Couscous

The Struggle is Real

Hello, happy people, I’m about to on an embark adventure. Before we begin I want to tell you a little bit about my struggles with my weight. I have struggled with my weight since I was a teenager. I had (have) a lot of hormone issue since I hit puberty at 16. I say have… Continue reading The Struggle is Real

Sweet Potato Hot Salad

No matter what time of year it is it is always nice to have something warm. I try to make most of my meals as nutritionally balanced as possible. I do enjoy playing with flavors, like all my recipes It’s quick easy and hopefully you find it delicious. This is vegan ( Quick disclaimer I… Continue reading Sweet Potato Hot Salad