Some things that I used to eat like it was my job: When I look at these foods now, I don’t think these things look appetizing at all. (Well, except maybe the Oreos. Dammit. Why must they be vegan?) I mean, I used to love this stuff! If you put a bag of Cheetos in front… Continue reading My taste buds have changed!
Hello! How many of you out there decide to throw together some stuff for a meal at the spur of the moment, not really sure how it will taste, but your belly is grumbling and telling you, “This will work, I promise”? Last night, burritos were on the menu for dinner. For the family’s version,… Continue reading Healthy Burrito
We all know the benefits of being active: improved health, increased energy, improved mood, yada, yada, yada. It’s just plain good for you! However, being more active also means that you sometimes get injured. Since starting running a few years ago, I’ve had three stress fractures (one in my ankle, two in my femoral neck);… Continue reading The downfall of being active
Although I eat pretty healthy most of the time, it never hurts to try to incorporate more fruits and veggies into my diet. What better, easier way to do this than with smoothies and salads! Last night for dinner, my family and I had taco salads. We started with a big bowl of mixed greens… Continue reading More smoothies and salads
I’m finally thawed out enough to write a blog post! The temps this past week were below zero with wicked wind chills. It’s a struggle just to get out of bed on mornings like that. I just felt like hibernating until spring, you know? I survived, though, and last night I discovered that the sequel… Continue reading Fat, Sick, and Nearly Dead 2
Good morning! I love Sundays. So relaxing and now that I have a job I don’t hate, I don’t suffer from the “Damn – I have to go back to work tomorrow” blues, so I can truly savor and enjoy the day! I started out the morning making breakfast and listening to Dave Matthews Band… Continue reading My Sunday So Far….
Happy New Year! I’m feeling a bit under the weather this morning, but it’s my own fault. Too much celebrating last night with wine and food. So much fun, though! The evening started out with dinner with my husband, cousin and his wife at our new favorite restaurant, The Copper Penny. The owners/chefs are always… Continue reading Happy New Year!