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Rebel Turkey Day

Rebel Turkey Day

Lisa Eirene

About Lisa Eirene Lisa lost 110 pounds through calorie counting and exercise. She swims, bikes, runs, hikes and is enjoying life in Portland, Oregon. Her weight loss story has been featured in First Magazine, Yahoo Health, Woman's Day and Glamour.com.

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  1. Lori

    I like nice quiet holidays like that. When John and I have celebrated with the 2 of us, we just get a boneless turkey breast and roast it. Easy and not a huge amount of leftovers.

    Family time is a pretty good highlight for me. Also, getting in 2 bike rides at the end of November was pretty sweet!

    1. Lisa Eirene

      It’s nice doing something just the two of you! I enjoyed lots of good food, downtime, fun time and fitness. It was a good balance.

  2. Roz@weightingfor50

    Hi Lisa. Love this, it looks like a perfect Thanksgiving. We’ve had a couple of “non-traditional”thanksgivings with friends. One year, we made lasagne, and another year, we had smoked meat from my husband’s home town of Montreal. (that is such a treat for he and his Montreal buddies….) Hope you had a good weekend.

    1. Lisa Eirene

      Lasagna is a great idea. I like that!

  3. MizFit

    I love this and wanna come to YOUR domicile next year.

    1. Lisa Eirene

      Thanks Carla! It was a good one this year. 🙂

  4. Diane Fit to the Finish

    John always tells me that he is sure I would cook vegetarian lasagna if I could get away with it on Thanksgiving. He’s right! I did a turkey but would have rather had chicken!!

    1. Lisa Eirene

      The cornish game hens were super simple!

  5. Leah @ L4L

    Our gym was SUPER busy on Thanksgiving morning! They had a special “Turkey Burner” class in the big gym that I think a lot of people were interested it. We just played racquetball though. 🙂

    1. Lisa Eirene

      I bet that if I’d gone to the gym earlier on Thanksgiving day it would be packed. It was last year. There was NO parking last year when I went! But this year I didn’t have to worry about a timetable to get a turkey cooked so I could sleep in! Yay!

  6. Ashley

    OMG, your Thanksgiving looked delicious! Those hens looked soooo good done!

    1. Lisa Eirene

      It was my first time making Cornish Game Hens and it was a success for sure!

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