Currently: February 2015

Currently February 2015 | No Thanks to Cake

Did you blink?  Because February is gone… just like that!  I certainly know I nearly missed it! CURRENT OSCAR PLANS: Last month when I wrote my currently post, I shared all about the fabulous Oscar party I was planning to attend.  Well, I still watched the Oscars… but it was from the comfort of my…

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321 Cake | No Thanks to Cake

3-2-1 Cake

A few months ago, I read about a GENIUS bite-sized cake that apparently has been circulating the Weight Watchers circuit for years.  While I was a serial Weight-Watcher back in the day, I had never run across this… My dear friend Brooke over at Brooke: Not on a Diet posted this simple, simple recipe on…

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Whole Roasted Cauliflower | No Thanks to Cake

Whole Roasted Cauliflower

My Fitbloggin friends have been posting pictures of charred roasted whole head cauliflower for the past year.  It looked strange to me, but everyone seemed to cheer with excitement when they’d see the latest head of cauliflower. When Alan posted a pic of his latest charred veggie, I knew that it was time.  With a snowy…

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My Moment | No Thanks to Cake

My Moment

Have you seen the latest Jenny Craig campaign?  During my snowed in weekend, I caught a glimpse of the new commercials that are running to promote the weight loss program. Just to be clear:  I am not inspired because Jenny Craig asked me to be “inspired” in anyway, nor because it is my weight loss plan of choice…….

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NTTC's Random Brands Goodies Giveaway | No Thanks to Cake

NTTC’s Random Brand Goodies {GIVEAWAY}

My friend Jen taught me the art of purging my closets.  She loves to organize, and loves to help others do it.  “If you’re not using it… why are you keeping it” was always her motto. So, in her honor, I’m cleaning out my pantries and my closets.  During the process, I’ve come across a little…

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Setting Technology Limits | No Thanks to Cake

Setting Technology Limits

Starting this week, I’m doing something unheard of in my world.  I’ve taken a technology break.   Obviously, it’s not a complete break… but I’ve decided to limit the time I spend on my phone and my iPad on a daily basis. Now, I work for one of the largest technology companies in the world….

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Slow Cooker Honey Roasted Carrots | No Thanks to Cake

Slow Cooker Honey Roasted Carrots

After making slow cooker skinny green beans a few weeks back, I’ve become a little obsessed with using my crockpot to make my veggies for the week. This week, I filled my crockpot with these colorful carrots, and I’m thrilled with how they came out! Cooking these carrots in the crockpot were a HUGE hit….

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