Posts tagged with "popcorn"

Satisfying your popcorn cravings {without artificial ingredients!}

Posted October 29, 2014 in popcorn, healthy snacking, healthy eating and 4 more

*My local Hy-Vee provided me with Angie's Boom Chicka Pop, but all opinions are my own!

I'm not much of a salty snacker, but when I do have a salty craving I love having popcorn. I love the buttery, salty, crunchiness!

Back in the day, I used to eat microwavable popcorn constantly. This was in my low-cal, low-fat phase of life. I would buy light popcorn and eat an entire bag because it only contained a couple hundred calories. I've always enjoyed volume snacking!

In addition to the light varieties being made with tons of artificial ingredients, microwavable popcorn just isn't a great option.

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Weekend Recap {March 27-29}

Posted March 30, 2015 in Weekend Recap, weekend, running and 11 more

How was your weekend? I had a wonderful three day weekend! I spent time with people I love, I ate delicious food, I ran a long long way and I spent a little bit of time pampering myself.

I took a little break from being productive this weekend for some much needed rest after a week of feeling run down. Read more in my Week of Workouts post.

Here's how the weekend went...

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Weekend Recap {Aug. 26-28, 2016}

Posted August 29, 2016 in Weekend Recap, kayaking, healthy eating and 8 more

I'm feeling more and more grateful for weekends without plans. My weekends were so full in May, June and July, so these late summer easy weekends are amazing.

I decided to keep Saturday totally open, make no plans, put nothing on my to do list and let the day happen organically. 

I was inspired to do this after last Saturday's day-long date with the BF. He didn't tell me anything about the day. I just went along for adventure after adventure.

I tend to get a little wound up about my to do list. But I've realized that when I spend an entire weekend working on my business, I don't feel rejuvenated or inspired for the new week. 

So I'm working on chilling on the weekends…or at least on Saturday. Luckily, this weekend, my easy going attitude spilled into Sunday ; )

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