Easy and Healthy Recipes

Easy and Healthy Recipes.  A list of easy and delicious recipes that are good for you!  Via thegrantlife.com

I’m all about easy and simple meals that are delicious.  I love cooking but its nice to be able to whip something up get out of the kitchen.  And when that meal is easy and healthy, well that’s just the best.  I’m always looking for new recipes to try and change up to fit our… Continue Reading…

Baked Italian Chicken Meatballs

Italian Chicken Meatballs 8

Hey Grant Life friends! It’s Michaela from Covered in Mod Podge again. I’m excited to be here today to share a delicious recipe with you all. I love to cook. But I also am pressed for time. So I love recipes that do double duty {hehe…I said duty. Sounds like dooty. Yes, my humor is… Continue Reading…

How to Start a Vegetable Garden

How to Start a Vegetable Garden

I have always been jealous of people that are able to grow things, like flowers and vegetables and wondered How to Start a Vegetable Garden. You see, I have what I call a brown thumb.  I’ve tried to grow my own things but it never ends well.  This year I was inspired to try my… Continue Reading…

Shaklee Smoothie Recipes + A Vlog

shaklee smoothie recipe 1

My mind is all over the place lately.  Between work, kids and home I am ready for a vacation!  Good thing Im heading to Blissdom this Thursday!  I can not tell you how excited I am to meet up with old friends and make new ones!  Im not nervous for this conference like I was… Continue Reading…

My Turnaround + Recipes

spinach blackberry mango

I’ve talked about my weight loss struggles before and I was starting to get on track with diet and exercise.  Then last month I hit a roadblock.  I hadn’t worked out in a few weeks and my weight was at an all time high.  I felt like a failure – so I ate.  I didnt… Continue Reading…

20 Easy and Healthy Recipes

20 healthy recipes

I started menu planning again and Im trying to be consistent with my diet so I need all the inspiration I can get when it comes to healthy meals.  I love easy meals that are quick and that everyone in the family will eat.  [Even my two picky little monsters!]  I want to set a… Continue Reading…

Healthy Eating: Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie

peanut butter oatmeal breakfast smoothie with chia

Hey yall! No Copy Cat Closet post this week – Natalia is busy adjusting to life in France.  But Im over at Candypolooza sharing another delicious smoothie recipe. [Yes, I might be addicted to breakfast smoothies.]  Stop over to see the simple recipe!

Healthy Eating: Banana Orange Breakfast Smoothie

breakfast smoothie with chia

My New Year’s resolution is to be more consistent in all aspects of my life; including diet and exercise.  Im trading in my cappuccino pancakes for healthier meals like this easy banana orange breakfast smoothie with chia seeds. Chia seeds are similar to poppy seeds in size but are jam packed with fiber and Omega-3. … Continue Reading…

Consistent #MyResolution


I love that there is a feeling of renewal at the beginning of the New Year.  I have big plans but I haven’t made a resolution.  This year I’m focusing on being more consistent in all aspects of my life, especially my diet and exercise. Consistent The thing with resolutions is that they are meaningless… Continue Reading…

10 Tips for Working Out #FrozenFavorites


For the past two weeks I have been using the Couch to 5k program on my phone and replacing my lunch with a Lean Cuisine.  [Find out more here.]  I have to say that this is definitely the push that I have needed to start my journey of getting and staying healthy.  I purchased my… Continue Reading…