Healthy Food Blog

Bourbon Tilapia w/Baked Sweet Potatoes & Peaches

I hope you all had a lovely 4th of July!  We relaxed at home, splashed around in the sprinklers, and enjoyed a bbq with the fam.  We had some out-of-town guests come over Tuesday night, in town for the holiday, so I made a SECOND batch of this wonderful recipe that I'm going to share with you today! I doubled the recipe: 3 casserole dishes overflowing with sweet potatoes, peaches, and tilapia...and by the end there was literally not one bite left. 

Lemon Blackberry Grilled Cheese

If you've spent much time on this blog you know I don't like added sugar, I do like cooking with Greek Yogurt (especially breads!), and I love teaching my darling toddler about living the happy healthy life.  Another theme seems to be emerging though...a deep found love for grilled cheese.  First I made this Smashed Blackberry Grilled Cheese after I saw a mouth-watering picture on Pinterest.  Then I made this ... Read more » about Lemon Blackberry Grilled Cheese

A Protein-Packed {P28 Giveaway}

I hope you had a lovely and relaxing weekend leading up to this holiday week!  Welcome back to the next 3 MONTHS of Monday giveaways on the blog!  If you missed last week, Jennifer C won some Lemon Coconut awesomeness in the form of The Simply Bar.  This week I am excited to introduce to you a new line of high protein breads made by P28.  They are named that because each bagel, 2 slices of bread, and wrap hav ... Read more » about A Protein-Packed {P28 Giveaway}

Live Simply By... + Giveaway Winner Announced

I am excited to share with you some highlights from the Simply Bar Giveaway on Monday...and of course, to announce the winner in today's post.  When thinking about how to live simply, I believe the most important thing is by not trying to compete with others.  What is the motivation behind the extra stuff, the extra activities, and the extra busyness? Look within! Live simply, not competitively.  A funny story: Babycakes, who

Our New "Normal" - Veggie Juice, Broccoli, & Exercise

True long-lasting weightloss doesn't come easy and it can't come quick.  It has to be a complete shift, a complete lifestyle change, if you are going to maintain it.  You have to redefine "normal." If you quickly lose 20lbs with a fad diet, once you start eating "normal" again, the pounds creep back on...which is why so many of us have struggled with "yo-yo" dieting over the years. Lose the weight, eat normal again and gain, lose the weight, gain more back, etc. ... Read more » about Our New "Normal" - Veggie Juice, Broccoli, & Exercise

Colorado is on Fire

If you haven't heard, Colorado is on fire.  Not just in one spot; there are multiple fires in multiple cities...a big darn deal.  This picture is of Colorado Springs, where the Air Force Academy and the "Garden of the Gods" are located.  Over 32,000 people have had to evacuate (including friends of ours!), and a lot of homes have burned.  It is blazing hot, literally: 105 in Denver this week! And the wind is crazy...like 70mph: a firefighter's nightmare. 

Sweet Monday + The Simply Bar Giveaway

Mondays just got a whole lot sweeter, y'all!  Today launches the next 3 MONTHS of Monday giveaways here at No Sugar Sweet Life!  I don't know about you, but I am sooooooooo excited about this!!  I always like winning free stuff... but I REALLY like giving away free (awesome) stuff.  And with so many giveaways, the odds you'll win one of them is fairly high!  So, every Monday I will review a new (awesome) product and announce a giveaway.  Then, every Friday I'll announce that week's winner.  Then come back the next Monday to do it all over again! 

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