Bariatric Surgery - My Story · BBQ · Potato · Recipes · Uncategorized · WLS

Pan Fried Potatoes

We grilled the Cornish Hens the other day, and for a side, I had thought of making foil pocket potatoes.  Well, after a very long day, we ended up just making pan fried potatoes (and will do the foil packets another day). 5 pounds Yukon gold potatoes, peeled, and chopped 1 onion – halved and… Continue reading Pan Fried Potatoes

Bariatric Surgery - My Story · Chicken · Cornish Hens · Recipes · Uncategorized · WLS

Cornish Hens

Summer memories.  I have said before that growing up we would BBQ on the weekends.  I am trying some of the recipes now on my family.  Strange how I haven’t really cooked any of these in years.  Too many things going on, I suppose. You can find Cornish Hens in the freezer section at your… Continue reading Cornish Hens

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Shrimp Cauliflower Fried Rice

Shrimp Cauliflower Fried Rice The other day, I cooked the Chicken Cauliflower Fried Rice using Katie Lee’s recipe at the Food Network. So, I was craving it again, but I had shrimp, and sugar snap peas.  It turned out just as yummy as the chicken, but I think I like this one better. The preparation… Continue reading Shrimp Cauliflower Fried Rice

gifts · Happys · Random Stuff · Random Thoughts · Uncategorized

Happys

Happys is a term I use when gifting.  A Happy is just that…I thought of the person, and thought they would like this happy.  Simple. I ordered an assorted set of cookies from Cheryl’s Cookies.  They are buttery, not too sweet, and super full of flavor. Where I work, we host a kids summer camp.… Continue reading Happys

Bucket List · goal · Goals · school · Uncategorized

Dropping

With all of the change I will be experiencing in the next month, we decided to drop my summer classes.  I wasn’t doing well with the online math class due to losing focus.  I need the structure of a classroom.  I am too new to this back to school thing, and admitting that I can’t… Continue reading Dropping

Bariatric Surgery - My Story · goal · Goals · lupus · Uncategorized · WLS

Weekly Shots -Update

Last week I saw my Rheumatologist, and we decided to take me off of the Methotrexate shots.  I had been experiencing too many of the side affects, and really felt the need to get off it. Really won’t see the benefit until a couple more weeks go by, but excited that my immune system can recover.… Continue reading Weekly Shots -Update

Random Thoughts · Sunday · thoughts · Uncategorized

Sunday Thought

Trust me and don’t be afraid, for I am your Strength and Song.  Do not let fear dissipate your energy.  Instead, invest your energy in trusting Me and singing My Song.  the battle for control of your mind is fierce, and years of worry have made you vulnerable to the enemy.  Therefore, you need to… Continue reading Sunday Thought

Anxiety · Bariatric Surgery - My Story · Changes · Empty Nest · Quotes · Uncategorized · WLS

Change

Definition of CHANGE (Merriam-Webster) changed;  changing transitive verb a :  to make different in some particular :  alter never bothered to change the will b :  to make radically different :  transform can’t change human nature c :  to give a different position, course, or direction to changed his residence from Ohio to California a :  to… Continue reading Change

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Friends

Happy National Best Friends Day! “A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself — and especially to feel, or not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at any moment is fine with them. That’s what real love amounts to — letting a person be what he really is.” — Jim… Continue reading Friends