Low Calorie Red Velvet Cake

I think I have found the Holy Grail of cake recipes!  Well, maybe not but it looks pretty darn sweet!  But before I share it with you, let me take y’all back a couple of years to my Paula Deen obsession (and yes, I do say “y’all” in real life, Ha!).  It all started with Paula, herself, making a visit to my hometown.  My cousin, grandmother, and I headed out to a luncheon where Paula would be the keynote speaker.  It was an awesome experience and one I will never forget.  She spoke about butter and pecans (pee-cans as she called them) and painted us a mental pic...more

What Do You Eat?

I often get asked the question, “what do you eat?”  Well, I am here to tell you I eat a lot!  I love food, especially yummy, sweet treats in moderation (moderation is the key word)!!  I am always on the go and can find myself being unprepared while out and about.  On days where I lack in the preparation department, I find myself searching for quick, go to items that are healthy and delicious.  My go to fast food options are Subway turkey breast sandwich and Chik-fil-A’s grilled chicken sandwich.  Add a side of fruit and you are set!  I also have a love for...more

My Story

“Wow, what have I been doing all these years” is what I remember thinking not long after I began waddling through fitness and stumbled upon old pictures!  I was overweight, living my life oblivious to the fact that I was eating unhealthy, fattening foods.  I was eating fast food atleast two times a day, an unhealthy dinner, and dessert more times than not.  And my pregnancies and the fun I had!  I gained 100 pounds with my first child and 90 pounds with my second!        ...more