Lifelong Learning Podcast Host and Frugal Mom$ter

The Incredible Inedible Egg

It was a bright and cheery morning, the kids were playing happily while Chris made the usual Sunday morning pancakes. As I came downstairs, I felt a little uneasy, unsure if I wanted to test any allergen foods since I had finally been feeling so good. It was egg day.

Sunday Meal Prep and Fancy Sodas

This entire process has been somewhat life-changing for me. While I planned to hide away for a few months and take time for me, I have learned a lot about my body in 3 short weeks. I can understand why Kelly is excited to help others through the program. I...

What I’ve Been Eating on the 8Safe Elimination Diet

It’s been 3 weeks into the 8Safe Elimination Diet and it has not been easy. I don’t believe in strict dieting, and this reminds me why I ascribe to “everything in moderation” as my motto. An elimination diet is no small feat, it’s harder than any diet I’ve ever heard...

Eight Days into the 8Safe Elimination Diet

It’s been over an entire week now since I’ve started the 8Safe Elimination Diet. Eight days in and I’m feeling somewhat better. I had attempted it last spring but gave up after 1-2 weeks in due to personal distress and a death. An elimination diet that eliminates the top 8 food...

I am Going to Quit Running

At exactly 5 am every day little feet pitter patter down the hallway, yells and laughs bellow out of Crab’s room, the shower faucet springs to action, and light seeps into our bedroom; so there is truly no sleeping through it all. Luckily, on the weekends, there is no alarm...

Daily Goodie Box Review

In the past month, I signed up to receive a Daily Goodie Box. They send you free samples of a variety of items to taste or try and share your honest feedback. I was given the items for free, but my opinion has not been guided by the Daily Goodie...

Two Thousand Seventeen and Me.

For a few weeks now you’ve probably heard about resolutions, goals, and big dreams for 2017. Or the doom and gloom of what lies ahead, if you read the news. Breaking news, my new year always begins in August, as it just happened to work out that way back in...