Aprovechar

Taking the full measure of life

Entries from February 2008

Why I Quit Wearing Heels (Or, Seeing & Changing What Isn’t Working in Your Life)

February 5th, 2008 · 29 Comments

If you’re new here and want to understand the title and purpose of my blog, you can read my first post by clicking here. You may also want to subscribe to my RSS feed so that you don’t miss further posts of interest to you. Thanks for visiting, and I hope you’ll stop by often! […]

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Tags: on the soapbox · running just as fast as we can · Uncategorized

Excuse Me, Everyone, I Have An Announcement

February 2nd, 2008 · 40 Comments

Ahem. TODAY I OFFICIALLY WEIGHED IN IN THE 160S! Yippeeeeeeeee! Aaaaand . . . I made my husband go clothes shopping with me, and I discovered that I now generally wear a size 12 in pants and a size 10 in tops! So, by two measures, I am back to the size I was my […]

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Tags: fruits of my labor · non-scale victories

Gluten-Free, Egg-Free, High-Fiber Muffins (Delicious, too)

February 1st, 2008 · 11 Comments

When cranberries are in season, I stock up and freeze them for later use. I love adding fresh cranberries to meals throughout the fall and winter; the purpley-red color reminds me of the rich hues of fall. Oranges, of course, are orbs of sunshine that can help carry us through the dark winter months. In […]

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Tags: allergen-free recipes · quick meals · vegetarian · winter