My name is Mary. I’m 55 years old and was raised in Texas. I can’t remember a time that I wasn’t obsessed about losing weight and how to do it. Even at my thinnest, I was binging and then doing crazy diets to offset the madness. I managed to stay under 170 lbs most of my adult life until I got married and had my sweet son, Zack. After he was born, I never got the weight off and continued to gain. My highest weight was 220+ pounds.
After 3 years and 60+ pounds, I’m still going strong and very happy with my choices. There’s no other ‘diet’ out there that has brought me so much joy, fulfillment and success.
Wherever you are right now….whatever battle, ‘HAPPY UP’….that’s what my mom used to always say. Look at yourself in the mirror and say, “enough is enough….I deserve better and I CAN do this!” And then just do it…..no excuses. It’ll change your life. It changed mine. It’s that simple. You can do this. WE can do this.
My New Cookbook
Keto Celebrations: 100 Low-carb recipes worth celebrating—ketogenic diet dishes for any special occasion
Whether you’re hosting a holiday feast or are simply craving classic comfort foods, you can have your cake and eat a ketogenic diet, too. Keto Celebrations is filled with 100 special-occasion recipes you know and love, but with a keto twist—from cocktails and appetizers to entrees, side dishes, and desserts.
Try sweet and savory recipes like Toast-less Blueberry French Toast, Pizza Pull-Apart Bread, Slow Cooker Brisket, and Apple Pie Bites that use easy, affordable ingredients you can find at any grocery store. Get cooking tips, prep pointers, and substitution suggestions for creating crowd-pleasing dishes that make the most out of each celebration.
This ketogenic diet cookbook includes:
Eat keto, be merry—Explore tips for keeping to a ketogenic diet during the holidays and while dining out, plus practical ways to “keto-fy” your family favorites. Your keto kitchen—Find a helpful guide to keto pantry staples, essential kitchen equipment, and basic cooking techniques. Celebrate year-round—Discover delicious ketogenic diet menus that make planning holiday spreads effortless, from a Mother’s Day breakfast to a Dia de los Muertos feast, New Year’s Day brunch, and Fourth of July picnic.
Create holiday favorites that stay true to your ketogenic diet without sacrificing flavor or fun—Keto Celebrations will show you how!