We Crossed The Finish Line But Still Have Five Days To Go!

We’re in the home stretch, people! We’ve gotten to day 30 of the Whole30 challenge! (Well by the time this post goes out, it will be day 33!) And you may be thinking: You’re not in the home stretch. You’re … Continue reading

How We Dug Ourselves Out Of The Whole30 Slump

My last post regarding Whole30 included a confession. I hit a wall. And the entire third week of the challenge has proved to be very difficult as a result. It wasn’t the cravings or any feelings of deprivation. But I … Continue reading

Whole30 Days 13-16: Who Said We Can’t Have Ice Cream?

Today’s post is Part Two of a two-part series to catch you up to “real-time” on our journey through The Whole30. Today is Day 16. For real. And I’ll be honest. I feel like I’ve hit a wall. It’s not … Continue reading

Whole30 Day 8 – Mayonnaise Fail. Taco Meat Victory (Recipe)!

I hit the ground running this morning. On my agenda, a 7:45 a.m. doctor’s appointment and a hot yoga class IN THE STUDIO! But I’m determined not to skip breakfast! So I threw together some scrambled eggs and a green … Continue reading

Seven Things I’m Glad I Did Before Whole30

It’s Day 7 of Whole30. It’s also Sunday. And around here — because Sundays are workdays for us — it’s leftover day too! So that’s what we’re eating for breakfast and lunch today. Leftovers. Sunny-side up eggs, sliced avocado, and … Continue reading

Whole30 Day 6 – What Whole30 Looks Like On The Run (At Least For Me)

It was a crazy Saturday! Our oldest son had a baseball game and an end-of-season swim party. Our daughter had a volleyball game. And our family was scheduled to host a group of sixty at the church for burgers and … Continue reading

Whole30 Day 5 – Oops! Looks Like It Will Be A Whole 35…

Today I woke feeling “thick” through my middle. Something which hasn’t happened since I started the Whole30 challenge. According to It Starts With Food, some people will experience this (even to the point of their clothes fitting tighter) before things … Continue reading

Whole30 Day Four – Feeling A Bit Like Tigger Today!

I know I sound like a broken record, but I didn’t sleep again last night. I tossed and turned for most of it and fell asleep just before the 5:30 a.m. alarm rang. I won’t mention this sleeping issue again … Continue reading

Whole30 Day Three – Why Can’t I Sleep?

I didn’t sleep well last night. Again. What gives? Is it the new mattress? Is it the new eating plan? Or maybe it’s a little of both. I have no idea, but I’m longing for a good night’s sleep. Between … Continue reading

Whole30 Day Two – My Feet Didn’t Tingle!

I’ve been on the Whole30 journey for a whopping 24 hours. I woke this morning, and when I got out of bed, guess what happened? My feet didn’t tingle. For as long as I can remember, the bottoms of my … Continue reading