Weight Loss: Keto Favorites!

I decided to compile a few of our Keto favorites.  These are either purchasable items or restaurant/food options that have helped us be successful.  Comment your favorites below! Items you can buy in-store or online: Sugar Free Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups These are yummy and taste almost exactly like the real thing!  There is only…

Weight Loss: It’s a Journey

A friend and I were discussing weight loss and during our conversation she mentioned something that just stuck in my head.  She said something along the line of… weight loss is a journey, remember you are not running a marathon… and this couldn’t ring more true.  All too often I find that I am “running”…

Cooking: Jon’s Famous Guacamole

Guacamole has to be one of our favorite things to eat and after trying several store bought versions we could just not find one that hit the mark.  To be honest there is just nothing like a good homemade guacamole in my opinion.  After a bit of trial and error I think Jon came up…

Weight Loss: Progress Makes Perfect

It’s about time for a check-in!  Before we dive in, check out this post first if you haven’t already: Weight Loss: Background and the Keto Diet I am officially down 31 pounds from my heaviest weight.  To some, that is everything, that is their entire goal, but to me… it’s just a drop in the…

Cooking: Philly Cheesesteak Sloppy Joes

I came across variations of this recipe here and there, never really liking all of the ingredients that were called for.  I decided to use these ideas as an inspiration to create my own dish using ingredients that I had at home. Ingredients: 1 Pound Lean Ground Beef 1 Small Onion 1 Bell Pepper 3/4…

Cooking: Crock-Pot Salsa Verde Pork

Salsa Verde Pork has to be one of the easiest Crock-Pot meals that we make often. It is simple and delicious and best of all it contains just 3 ingredients, although like us, you may want to add a few more last minute touches to perfect the final dish. FYI – you can tweak the…

Weight Loss: Background and the Keto Diet

Ah weight loss, where to begin… I’ll start here – Jon has been on a weight loss journey for about two years.  His low fat diet coupled with his almost daily workouts at the gym have helped him to achieve a significant amount of weight loss.  I am so unbelievably proud of him, it takes…