Archives for October 2013

Spicy Moroccan Shepherd’s Pie

The last couple weeks I’ve been so focused on watching calories, macros and sodium that I didn’t want to risk any mistakes with my poor brain function. I stuck with the basics like grilled chicken, potatoes, rice and steamed veggies for my main meals instead of experimenting. I also found out it’s very hard to […]

Baked Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Oatmeal

Well contest day has come and gone, and it was an amazing adventure! When I got there for registration, I had to decide between competing with my height class and competing with my age group. After looking at the number of contestants in the height class, I decided to play the odds and go age. […]

Oatmeal Pumpkin Bread

Well the big day is almost here and I’m working on not freaking out. As with any event, there are a few wrenches thrown into the mix and I’m still trying to roll with the punches. I had originally planned to compete in Figure Class twice tomorrow. Once in Figure Tall which is for any […]

Two Ingredient Berry Jam

Yesterday I was saying to myself that I finally was feeling back to normal with the big increase in carbs this week. My brain functioning was coming back and my energy was up. I feel like a super woman again… Then this morning I walked into the kitchen to find half my dinner from the […]

Black Bottom Protein Cupcakes

This past weekend was a weird weekend for me. I had 2 rest days in a row to get through as part of the Peak Week Plan. Not only were they rest days, but they were weekend rest days. For the past 3+ years, I’ve worked out first thing on Saturday and Sunday without fail. […]