Posted in January 2013

Party Time {Fresh Fruit Margaritas}

Party Time {Fresh Fruit Margaritas}

I have a super thoughtful husband.  His love language is Gifts, which means he likes to receive gifts and that is how he feels loved. It is no surprise that his entire family is this way.  He learned it from them.  What that translates to is that they are all excellent gift givers.  I guess … Continue reading

Food Musings {30 for 30 Wrap-Up}

Food Musings {30 for 30 Wrap-Up}

This post wraps up my thoughts and observations for my 30 for 30 Challenge.  You can read Part #1 HERE. I ate a lot fewer snacks after dinner.  I am not sure if this happened because I was satiated and didn’t want more food, or if it was from a more conscious effort on my part to not … Continue reading

Food Musings {Whole-foods Plant-based Eating}

Food Musings {Whole-foods Plant-based Eating}

As I previously mentioned, I just wrapped up 30 days of whole-foods plant-based eating. You could call this a whole-foods plant-based diet, but I feel that the word ‘diet’ has so many different meanings depending on the experience of the person reading. What I want to convey and stress is that these 30 days were … Continue reading

Complete {30 for 30 Challenge}

Complete {30 for 30 Challenge}

My 30 for 30 Challenge is COMPLETE!  I ate a whole-foods plant-based (read: vegan) diet for 30 days!  I feel great!  And today is my 30TH birthday!  This is going to be a fabulous  year. You can read a few of my previous posts on my 30 for 30 challenge here, here, here, and here. … Continue reading

Things are Changing {Where’s Be Stitched?}

Things are Changing {Where’s Be Stitched?}

  Hi Friends and Followers – The blog formerly known as ‘be stitched’ is changing!  There will be many new things rolled out over the next few weeks and months.  Thank you for following ‘be stitched’, and I hope you will continue to follow me HERE at my new web address and blog http://www.learnactlivelove.com. The content … Continue reading

Green Goodness {Superfood Smoothie}

Green Goodness {Superfood Smoothie}

I drink a variation of this smoothie 4-5 times a week.  Somehow it never gets old! {Superfood Smoothie} 1 banana, chopped and frozen 3/4 c unsweetened almond milk, more if too thick 3-4 strawberries handful blueberries 1/4 c unsweetened shredded coconut 1-2 handfuls of fresh spinach (I pack in a lot of spinach) 1 T … Continue reading