Paris Restaurant Recap

I traveled to Paris back in April, and still have a more detailed blog post I want to publish, but someone asked me where and what I ate, so here is a restaurant recap with links & details….

🇫🇷 Restaurants and Eateries 🇫🇷

S is for Cookie, S is for Sunday

S is for Cookie, S is for Sunday

S is for Cookie – Enjoy Every Moment Mindfully – Cappuccino and a Cookie are my favorite, Especially on a Sunday.

Meal Planning - Favorite Recipe Rewind - MindfulSparkles.com

Meal Planning: Favorite Recipe Rewind

Friday greetings! I am sitting down to do a little meal planning and thought I’d share a link to some of my personal favorite recipes…

Cheers to New Years Challenge Description #CheersToNewYears

Cheers to New Years: Challenge Yourself to Crush Your Goals by the End of the Year 🎉

 Cheers to New Years: Challenge Yourself to Crush Your Goals by the End of the Year 🎉 This is an easy way to motivate yourself to make good choices starting…

Fantastic 40 Day Fall Fix Challenge

40 Day Fall Fix: Challenge Yourself To Change or Create a Habit in 40 days

40 Day Fall Fix: Challenge Yourself To Change or Create a Habit in 40 days. Click here for a free tracking grid! 🍁A virtual challenge is where you pick something you want to work on for set period of time, set a goal, & choose a reward for yourself. Here are some participation options:

Instant Pot Happiness: Meat Sauce & Spaghetti Squash

Instant Pot Happiness: Meat Sauce & Spaghetti Squash

Mmmmm…tried 2 fun things in my newish Pressure Cooker Instant Pot:  a simple meat sauce & separately cooked an entire spaghetti squash in it! Sooooooo….easy….soooo delicious!  Why did I wait … Continue reading Instant Pot Happiness: Meat Sauce & Spaghetti Squash

Coffee Menu: Affogato Coffee Drink (Coffee with Ice Cream) ☕️🍦

Mmmm. ☕️🍦Sometimes I just want a fancy coffee dessert drink! This week, I created my own Affogato (coffee with ice cream) at home for my usual 3 coffee smartpoints…

Have a Post-Vacation Food Plan for Getting Back on Track

Pre-planning out a few food details before I went on vacation for helped me get right back on track after I returned home! This post has a few tips for creating a great re-entry plan…

Quick Video showing how easy it is to make a juicy ground turkey and ground chicken meatball.

My Basic Turkey & Chicken Meatballs aka Birdball Recipe – updated to WW Freestyle

Just a quick glimpse of how I make these delicious, juicy basic turkey & chicken meatballs. THIS is a LOT of food for the points/calories.

Stove Top Chicken Chili – Updated to Weight Watchers new Freestyle plan

Hi, everyone! Here is My Stove Top #freestyle Chicken Chili recipe….probably more of a spicy Chicken Garlic 3 bean stew, but I call it Chicken Chili…I am updating all my recipes to the new Freestyle plan. It keeps things ‘fresh’ for sure! Mmmmm. Chili! Updated for the instant pot, too!

Iced coffee

COFFEE MENU: Iced Mocha with Real Cream

Welcome to the inaugural post marking the beginning of my personal COFFEE MENU posts where I will share some of my favorite coffee, tea, and hot chocolate creations. Today’s special? Iced Mocha with real cream
Food is not just sustenance, it is an experience for the senses. We eat with out eyes 👀 first…

Chocolate Chip Banana Oatmeal Cookies

Chocolate Chip Banana Oatmeal Cookies: Easy Peasy Healthy Fun!

Sometimes, you just want to eat something in the form of a cookie.  Breakfast cookies are also great for ‘on the go’ breakfast meals or just quick breakfasts you can make in advance.