By Fergie McGuire

by Fergie McGuire - 2 months ago

Crafts in the Home

I love working with my hands, whether this is for cooking, baking, arts and crafts – it calms me down and forces me to focus on right now. It helps me calm down after a long week at work and I often find that I lose my notion of time when I am completely absorbed in a task. Some of the craft projec...

by Fergie McGuire - 2 months ago

Escape to Nature with Skandinavisk’s New Roll-On Perfume Oils

Beloved home scents and candlemaker Skandinavisk just released its latest products, and I’m doing a happy dance! Three perfume oils for the body are now available, in three delicious fragrances that were developed to make us travel into the Scandinavian nature. The olfactory experience promises a...

by Fergie McGuire - 2 months ago

Strawberry Peanut Butter Swirl Smoothie Bowls

7 Freestyle Points 260 Calories Strawberry Peanut Butter Swirl Smoothie Bowls – absolutely delicious, this is my new go-to 5-minute smoothie bowl with just a few ingredients! A satisfying, nutrient-rich, plant-based breakfast, snack or even dessert! Strawberry PB Smoothie Bowls The smoothi...

by Fergie McGuire - 2 months ago

Barbie Couch and chair DIY!

I loved Barbies…and I love the my daughter loves them too. But I totally don’t love having to buy Barbie Furniture at the store…hello! Expensive! So I’ve got an easy diy for a barbie chair and barbie couch that is made out of a KLEENEX BOX! This tutorial can be used for both a Barbie chair and a...

by Fergie McGuire - 2 months ago

embroidery hoop wreath

Can you ever have too many wreaths? (If your answer is yes…then maybe we shouldn’t be friends!) I just love making them–and this fun embroidery hoop wreath is my latest creation! It’s actually made for my daughter’s room -but you can easily adapt this for your front door by adding a welcome in vin...

by Fergie McGuire - 2 months ago

Moroccan Meatballs

6 Freestyle Points 334 Calories Moroccan Kefta Meatballs made with tomatoes and olives are simmered together in the slow cooker or Instant Pot in this easy and exotic Moroccan dinner. Whole30, gluten-free and Paleo. Moroccan Meatballs Traditionally called Kefta, this Moroccan meatball meal...

by Fergie McGuire - 2 months ago

Chopped Salad with Shrimp, Blue Cheese and Bacon

7 Freestyle Points 368 Calories This hearty Chopped Salad with Shrimp, Avocado, Blue Cheese and Bacon is simple and satisfying. Great for lunch or dinner! Chopped Salad with Shrimp and Avocado So easy to make, made with butter lettuce, avocado, tomatoes and corn and finished with a drizzle...

by Fergie McGuire - 3 months ago

Weight Loss Success Stories: Johanna Halosz

posted April 15, 2018 by Gina “77 lbs later, now a size 6/S, with 118/78 blood pressure and vastly improved Cholesterol numbers. Weight loss is 100/100, intake and exercise. I started walking on week 2, one single 18 minute mile at a time. Now a part time Pilates Instructor, I hike, kayak, SUP...

by Fergie McGuire - 3 months ago

Skinnytaste Meal Plan (April 16-April 22)

posted April 14, 2018 by Gina A free 7-day flexible meal plan including breakfast, lunch and dinner and a shopping list. All recipes include calories and Weight Watchers Freestyle Smart Points. It finally feels like spring around here! I’ve added some grilled recipes to the meal plan this wee...

by Fergie McGuire - 3 months ago

Avocado Fries with Lime Dipping Sauce

6 Freestyle Points 197 Calories Crispy baked avocado fries coated with panko breadcrumbs with a lime dipping sauce. So fast and easy to make in the oven or air fryer! Avocado Fries with Lime Dipping Sauce A healthy appetizer or snack, you can easily make half or quarter the recipe if you a...