Posts by MelissasMission

I am an obstinate, stupid, rebellious little lamb. sometimes. bahhh.

Posted by on Jan 19, 2012 in Mission: Get Inspired, News | 1 comment

I am an obstinate, stupid, rebellious little lamb. sometimes. bahhh.
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From YouVersion: A Stubborn Little Lamb As for God, His way is blameless. Psalm 18:30 For the Lord your God is a compassionate God. Deuteronomy 4:31 Whom He foreknew, He also predestined to become conformed to the image of His Son. Romans 8:29 I am confident of this very thing, that He who began a good work in you will perfect it. Philippians 1:6 “Cmon, Buttons, you can do it! Jump! Hey, you’re supposed to go over the poles,not try to knock them down with your head! Jump! Please jump!” Sherrie watched as the lamb tried every way to get around or under the hurdle rather than to jump over it. He was dirty and completely exhausted, and she was dirty and...

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A Little Pinterest Inspiration for Your Day

Posted by on Jan 6, 2012 in Mission: Get Inspired, News | 0 comments

A Little Pinterest Inspiration for Your Day
p>If I had a resolution: It would be to live this out:) Source: weheartit.com via Melissa on Pinterest ...

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Theme to “Veganize” meals for weight loss is picking up steam.

Posted by on Jan 3, 2012 in Mission: Get Healthy, News | 0 comments

Theme to “Veganize” meals for weight loss is picking up steam.
p>I caught a quick segment on the Today Show (with Anne Curry) while getting ready for work today and found the corresponding article that I wanted to share. Cynthia has 7 easy steps to help with your weight loss goals and I was excited that one of them was about the benefits of veganizing a few meals each week… I love seeing the concept of veganizing some meals to help with ones overall nutrition even if they would like to maintain a normal, non-labeled, animal eating diet. Check out my recipes for tips on making these veganish meals for you and your family! Below is her tip excerpted from the READ FULL STORY: XO Melissa Makeover Your Diet with These 7...

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This months recipes are all about these 2 hearty ingredients….

Posted by on Jan 3, 2012 in Mission: Get Healthy, Mission: Get Inspired, News | 0 comments

This months recipes are all about these 2 hearty ingredients….
p>yummm Spinach and Artichokes… they go together like peanut butter and jelly… well, sort of, if you do it right! Artichokes are a great source of fiber and Vitamin C, Spinach is a great source of Niacin, and a very good source of Dietary Fiber, Protein, Vitamin A, Vitamin C, Vitamin E (Alpha Tocopherol), Vitamin K, Thiamin, Riboflavin, Vitamin B6, Folate, Calcium, Iron, Magnesium, Phosphorus, Potassium, Zinc, Copper and Manganese–good stuff!! When did you FIRST find the tasty combo of these 2 ingredients? I bet I could take a guess and it may have been in some dip form of the appetizer persuasion! Spinach artichoke dip is one the most ordered appetizers...

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A new recipe each week…. challenge for 2012 :)

Posted by on Jan 2, 2012 in Mission: Get Healthy, Mission: Get Inspired, News | 0 comments

A new recipe each week…. challenge for 2012 :)
p>I’m not a resolution type person, I just kind of go with the flow…But 2011 was full of drastic changes! last year, I did a Daniel Fast with my friends and accidentally fell in love with not eating meat. It now marks 1 year of my acquired herbivore-ness and 3 months of trying to further veganize my diet. (after I had a revelation of my chance of heart disease, current cholesterol metrics and my 30 day experiment that left me feeling alive and whole.) My goal when creating new recipes, is to make it easy, affordable, not weird and veganish enough that most everyone will enjoy it even if they like to eat the meat. So, my goal in 2012 is to share more of these...

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