Warm Cold Salad from Mother Kelly's

Did you know that yesterday was National Sunscreen Day? It's a great time to take a look at your sunscreen products to ensure you are using the best possible for your skin. I put together a really informative sunscreen post last year that is worth sharing again because the information still holds and the products [...]

What I Ate Memorial Day

smoothie bowl

  I am popping in today to share with you what I ate on Monday. It may have been Memorial Day and the nicest day of the holiday weekend but we didn't take advantage of the weather for two reasons: 1- My son wanted new clothes for summer and he agreed to try them on so [...]

The Little Beet

  I love that it is already Tuesday even though it feels like Monday! Three day weekends certainly help to make the week go that much faster which is super important this time of year when you are looking forward to enjoying some warm weather fun. Although, even with my pool opened and my beach pass waiting to [...]


  I started my holiday weekend Friday afternoon at Red Mango because the layers of red and blue berries had me feeling all festive and ready for Memorial Day. As I mentioned in Friday's post, I changed my mind about running the Long Beach 10 miler race this morning and I really don't regret it! [...]

cheesecake factory bbq ranch salad

  I picked my son up from school the other day instead of having him take the bus and once again, just like last week, he talked me into going to The Cheesecake Factory for dinner. Did I ever tell you his lunch period this year has him eating the midday meal at 9:45 am?! I am [...]

english muffin with peanut butter

      I am so glad that english muffins with peanut butter have made an almost daily return to my diet because I just love them. This combination was once my standard breakfast of choice for a good seven years straight with maybe a 1% failure rate every 365 days during that time period. I forgot [...]

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