What I ate today

What I ate today

Checklist- My Day Complete!   Air Baked Hashbrown Patties Recipe: http://pipenhagenblog.com/air-baked-hashbrown-patties-recipe/ Dr. Greger’s Daily Dozen video: https://youtu.be/MqmSMunAtss Dr. Greger’s Stoplight analogy Video: https://youtu.be/yrjbxWtNl4M...
Air Baked Hashbrown Patties Recipe

Air Baked Hashbrown Patties Recipe

Ingredients   8 small/medium white potatoes   2 tbsp nutritional yeast flakes   1/2 tsp onion powder   1 tsp garlic powder   2 tbsp olive oil     Kid-Approved 🙂 Instructions Boil potatoes until you can stick a fork halfway through them- you do not want to cook them...
Dresses For Sale

Dresses For Sale

David’s Bridal Dress – Size 2 – $70 Jennifer Lopez Dress XS $30 – Back Frederick’s Of Hollywood – Size Med $5 – Peek a boo dress Frederick’s Of Hollywood – Size Med $5 Marianne Dress – Size Small – $7...
St. Patricks Day

St. Patricks Day

The 41st Annual  Grande Day Parade took place this past Saturday.  I walked in the parade with 2 other members of the Gear-Head Get Together committee.  It was a beautiful day for the big St. Patricks Day...
Arctic Plunge 2018

Arctic Plunge 2018

Took the plunge yesterday in Maple Lake, MN.  My friend and I were sponsored by Gear-Head Get Together.  It was pretty chilly but we survived.       See my jump from 2014:...
April is Autism Awareness Month

April is Autism Awareness Month

For Autism Awareness month I’m taking to social media to spread a bit of awareness from a personal side. These past 18 days of April I have posted about our autism journey. I plan to post a dozen more to finish out the month. If you are friends with me on...
30 Day No Alcohol Challenge

30 Day No Alcohol Challenge

Tomorrow is the big day! I am going to be completing the 30 Day No Alcohol Challenge. I know that this will have great health benefits, and ultimately lead to a way of life that’s less reliant on the bad habit of drinking. The hardest part for me will be abandoning...
Mayo Appointment and Happier Life Updates

Mayo Appointment and Happier Life Updates

I am happy to report that I am feeling so much better emotionally than I was the last time I updated this blog.  I think the end of 2016 was difficult for a lot of people.  It was so draining for me right at the end.  2017, I vow to be a more positive person and not...
Life Updates

Life Updates

It has been a while since I sat down to actually update this blog.  I have a lot to say.  One thing I feel that is important to say is how I am feeling and…it is not very good.  That makes it difficult to write, especially when deep down I really want to be this...
What is Chaga?

What is Chaga?

What is Chaga? Chaga is a hardened, blackened, crusty formation that looks like a snout or nose coming out from the tree. Do not harvest Chaga smaller than a grapefruit size. ( 5/lbs to 10/lbs). Leave these smaller ones to grow for a couple more years. Chaga has been...
Tofurky Veggie Loaf Vs. Field Roast Celebration Roast Recipe

Tofurky Veggie Loaf Vs. Field Roast Celebration Roast Recipe

Tofurky Veggie Loaf Vs. Field Roast Celebration Roast #fieldroast #tofurky #veggieroast #veganeaster #easterdinner #veganrecipe #veganholidaymeals #youtube #eyelove808 Follow youtube link for recipe video, find out which roast Cadence, our 11 year old daughter prefers...
The good fats mixed green salad

The good fats mixed green salad

The good fats mixed green salad, great start to our meal testing for Easter 🙂 #macadamia #cashew #almond #olives #springmix #greens #organic #poppyseeddressing...
Vegan dinner holiday idea number #1

Vegan dinner holiday idea number #1

Trying a few vegan holiday meals to see what we should prepare for Easter. This is Celebration Roast by Field Roast. #Vegan #Easter #FieldRoast #butternutsquash #mushrooms #grannysmith #rosemary, #thyme #sageThis is on the list as an option, the strong sage flavor...
Computer art made by my daughter

Computer art made by my daughter

Computer art made by my daughter, Alexis several years ago. She labeled this “Animal What Dance Goodnight” One of my favorite works done by her. She will be 14 years old this summer and loves creating many different forms of art. She is such a lovely and...