Okay well “weigh” back whenI had Lydia, I was freaking out about my weight. And to be honest, I just keep struggling. I am good for a while, and then deadlines (along with stress) pile up, my time is gone and I make awful choices, and increase my sugar intake. So, my weight has been up and down 5 lbs or so for the last few months and I am still not dropping the final 8-10 lbs.So, I need to make some easy changes. One of these is easy dinners, that I don’t buy out. That is where my new menu plan helps a lot, cuz i don’t have time to think about what I want to make and honestly that is my least favorite part- thinking of what to make! (which happens too often when I am stressed, and the dishes haven’t been done for 4 days!) So while dinners are getting under control, I still LOVE sugar.But the hard truth, is I don’t really want give up desserts. I don’t have the desire, I really enjoy making treats. That is the kicker… so, this week I decided to just try a little harder to avoid unnecessary sugar, or should I say too much unnecessary sugar. While still allowing myself to have a few treats every now and then, with limits.Toward that goal, I messed around with yet another recipe and came up with a pretty decent chocolate carrot cupcake (maybe a little closer to a muffin, but really good!) I plan on a few tweaks next time, but this recipe was great even without those tweaks!
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