Hussy in the House

April 08, 2011

For the last few months, I've been stalked by a hussy. A

Heather Johnson, who uses that twitter handle has been trying to get my attention for the past few months to be a Healthy Habits coaching client. And this month, I called and said, "

You see, Heather loves to eat. When we spoke, she had started her day with a cinnamon bun and lunch was a hot dog. "Three servings? Where am I going to find room for three servings of whole grains?" she asked.

So we broke it down: whole-grain toast is a great way to start the day. And tell you what, put a little butter and your favorite jam on it. Make it taste good. We're not taking anything AWAY, we're just adding. If you have two slices, that's two servings.

Another easy to swallow whole grain: popcorn. Really. 1 cup of popcorn and another serving down.

So that got a big "Oh. I can do this," from Heather. And with that, my little hussy picked three whole grain recipes that she promised to try this week. And believe it or not, she's already made one of them and loved it; feel free to

That's something else we'll be talking about this month, since adding whole grains suddenly seems very doable. Come back and visit and give the hussy a holler!

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