Week 9 – no races, long run, feeling GOOD!

Three weeks from yesterday (Sunday, September 15), Al and I will be running the Rock ‘n’ Roll San Jose half-marathon! I cannot believe it is almost here. What’s weirder is that I kind of feel ready…kind of! This past week wasn’t that exciting. Well, okay, it was kind of exciting, but not too exciting because we had no races this week. And, we don’t have … Continue reading Week 9 – no races, long run, feeling GOOD!

A simple, but delicious date night dinner

My husband and I discovered that we really love tuna steaks – ahi tuna, albacore tuna, yellowfin tuna – you name it, we love it. However, unlike much of the world, we don’t like tuna tar-tar, which is pretty much raw tuna. We love it grilled – all the way through. When cooked all the way, tuna really can be compared to eating a pork … Continue reading A simple, but delicious date night dinner

Like P.F. Chang’s lettuce wraps? Try these!

Last week, one of my Weight Watchers members gave me a recipe for lettuce wraps. The recipe was supposed to be similar to P.F. Chang’s signature lettuce wraps. Well, I am here to tell you…they were DELICIOUS! And yes, very close to the ones at the wonderful Chinese restaurant. My guess, however, is that these are just a wee-bit healthier! My awesomely, wonderful chef-of-a-husband made … Continue reading Like P.F. Chang’s lettuce wraps? Try these!

A couple of recipes for you to enjoy!

Hello everyone. I guess last week kind of got away from me. I had promised to post the recipe for Kale Chips and never did. Sorry about that. Well, I am posting it now, along with a ┬árecipe for Cranberry-Orange Relish that is excellent and would make a great side dish to Thursday’s Thanksgiving meal. Enjoy the recipes! KALE CHIPS 2 cups fresh kale leaves … Continue reading A couple of recipes for you to enjoy!