Lemon Cream Cheese Fruit Cookies

Light and sweet, quick and easy Lemon Cream Cheese Fruit Cookies are your new summer go to cookie/dessert.

Lemon Cream Cheese Fruit Cookies

I’ve made reference to the fact that my brother has a party every year. He calls it a bash……..it’s a family reunion!

I’m the family member who everyone tried to guess what I brought. This year I made the Two Ingredient Crust Veggie Pizza….my healthy contribution, and Lemon Cream Cheese Fruit Cookies….my not so healthy, but delicious contribution.

Lemon Cream Cheese Fruit Cookies

When ask what  i was bringing……dessert just sorta popped out of my mouth. I love dessert…… It’s the whole reason for a meal…….in my humble opinion. 

Now this past month has been crazy insane busy for me, almost to the point of not enough hours in the day! The culmination of the month was my brother’s party…..and a dessert!!! Yikes!!!! Continue reading “Lemon Cream Cheese Fruit Cookies”

Salt and Pepper Shrimp Edamame Salad

Salt and Pepper Shrimp Edamame Salad

Salt and Pepper Shrimp Edamame Salad

Some days you eat salads and workout ……Other days you eat cupcakes and refuse to put on pants……it’s called balance…..lol. Funny quotes get me every time, especially when there is truth behind them!

Eating healthy….the struggle is real. Real hard as you get older. As I approach the big 60 I find staying in shape extremely difficult. Although I have yo-yoed since my early twenties, I have always found it easy to lose weight. Eat a little less, walk, pilates or yoga a little more.

Salt and Pepper Shrimp Edamame Salad

Ah yeah ….well that’s not working so much…grrrr!!! In previous posts I have mentioned that I am now a point counting Weight Watcher and I’m doing ok. But it’s really hard when 1. you write a food blog, and 2. hmmm you write a food blog. Continue reading “Salt and Pepper Shrimp Edamame Salad”

Spicy Shrimp Cauliflower Fried Rice

Spicy Shrimp Cauliflower Fried RiceSpicy Shrimp Cauliflower Fried Rice

So, writing a food blog is a dream come true for Tim and I, but with your life focused on food, it’s hard to keep your weight in check. I mean really hard …….like 30 pounds in no time flat hard!

Taking control of that is my new mission. Besides, when you get of a certain age…….you realize that being healthy is so important…..should have started a decade ago….ugh!! Continue reading “Spicy Shrimp Cauliflower Fried Rice”