Lentil and Veggie Stew

I’ve recently started to LOVE legumes. I first made them in a sausage and legume soup about a month or so ago with my friend Natalie and LOVED them. The only problem was that when we made the soup with sausage there were ALOT more calories. I decided to try without the sausage and I…

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The Skinny Brown Bag Series: Volume 5, Healthy Snack: Greek Yogurt

I’ve never liked milk, and I’ve never liked yogurt. Greek yogurt is the dairy exception to my very strong dislike of the milk and yogurt taste and I have been very pleased to add it to my diet. I recently went to a Herbalife health consultation and one of the many recommendations was to incorporate…

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The Skinny Brown Bag Series: Volume 4, The Basics

Eating healthy and loosing weight isn’t easy, but if it’s one thing I’ve learned throughout my 60 lbs of weight loss is to start with basics. Once you get the basics down, you can start to change small habits one by one to create a lifestyle that works for you. One great place to start,…

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The Skinny Brown Bag Series: Volume 3, By Ann Marie

I’ll just start off by saying that having an interesting and tasty food blog while shooting towards a weight loss goal is counterintuitive in nature. It’s like giving an alcoholic a bartending job… I’m Jen’s sister, Ann Marie, and I volunteered to do a post for her about the weight loss goal that I have, how I currently handle…

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The Skinny Brown Bag Series: Volume 2, by Minnesota Mandy

Great post, Jen 😀 You bring up some great points!  Packing your lunches can be SUCH a big help, just like you talked about! If you’re not used to doing this, I can see where you might think it’s sort of a pain, but if you start making time for it, you certainly won’t regret…

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The Skinny Brown Bag Series: Volume 1

I never knew the importance of a good lunch until I got into the real world and I started working at a desk from 8-5.  I sometimes wish that I could earn as much waitressing as I do in the business world so that I could be on my feet all day. I’m not alone…

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