Basketball is big with my husband and kids. That means tournaments! I always pack a huge cooler with healthy food and lots of ice to last a whole weekend. It's very difficult to find healthy food on the fly.
Wondering why you should invest in a quality pair of running shoes? One look at all you’ll use them for over their lifetime—hint: it’s not just running!—and you’ll see why they’re worth every penny.
PHASE 1: NEW. You’ve just brought a brand-new pair of shoes, and gosh, they feel amazing! You forgot how new shoes felt! You resolve to keep them feeling and looking like new—and use them only for running. Duration: 3–4 months
1. Mashed potatoes with green beans, corn, and carrots
2. Boiled potatoes w/ black bean soup, and chopped spinach
3. Baked french fries with chili, and sliced avocado
4. Roasted gold potatoes with green beans
5. Potato pancakes with green beans
6. Roasted potatoes with corn
One thing that’s really special about my husband is that he pays no attention to my weight. Around the time I’d had my third child, I was new to eating plant-based and wasn't sure how the extra 40 pounds of baby weight would come off. After all, I was in my 30's then, and this was my third BIG weight gain! My husband could tell it was concerning me, and he just said, "Barb, why don’t you instead focus just on being healthy? Yo...
As a mom of five, I love making dinners that are inexpensive, healthy, quick, and simple! Recipe-free meals meet all of the above criteria and make dinner a cinch. Here are some of my favorites:
Beans & rice with organic green beans. We love black-eyed peas served over organic brown rice. First, soak a whole bag of beans overnight. In the morning, drain the beans and add them to a crockpot along with 4+ cups veggie broth, 1 cho...
B. When your kids grow up will they go crazy and just eat junk because you denied them?
I can only answer this by my experience. When I was growing up, no food was off limits. The only thing I remember being forced to eat was an occasional vegetable at dinner. I learned to love: pop, bread, chips, french fries, cheese on everything and most of all candy and chocolate.