Hi! With all the running hobbling around I’ve been doing, I haven’t been getting creative in the kitchen, but that doesn’t mean I haven’ been cooking up a storm! I have made many recipes from blogs and the internet lately – some have been bland, some have been decent, and some have been superb. Here … More recipes you must try!
Yesterday, I had a work from noon to 4pm at the Nugget here in Davis. I was sampling out a new Dreyer’s product – milkshakes and smoothies! I, of course, tried them before handing them out to people (the chocolate and banana-strawberry were pretty good) and read all the ingredients and nutrition facts. The fruit … More Lessons learned in Nugget
Alright, so Day 2 was quite a bit harder than Day 1. I have had caffeine withdrawal headaches all day. I bought a decaf coffee while studying, thinking that some hidden caffeine would ease my throbbing skull, but alas, Mishka’s decaf is actually…. decaffeinated. Because of my head, I nixed working out today. Which is … More Detox: Day 2. Bring on the caffeine headaches.
Monday was a strange day. It started off normally, with obscene amounts of coffee, blog & Al Jazeera reading, and a track workout. Sprint & Bleachers Track Workout 10 minute warm up jog (to track) 100 meter sprint ~150 meter slow jog (to bleachers) 1 set of bleachers, sprinting up the stairs ~150 meter slow … More People, parmesan & pole dancing
Every year, summer rolls around and zucchini and squash take over the town. They are hawked at the farmers market as the vendors desperately try to get rid of their endless supply before it can rot, they are displayed front and center at every super market with signs screaming sale, and they weezle their way … More the most obnoxious vegetable
I’ve been bad. I’ve been keeping a secret from you. Or more, withholding one of my favorite recipes of all time. The recipe is for nut bars that are out of this world delicious and incredibly nutritious. They are high (healthy) fat, high fiber, gluten free, low carb, suga free, and the portion size is … More My all time favorite go to snack..
Happy Friday! The midterm didn’t go as well as I had hoped, but not bad either. It was one of those tests where the questions and answers are infuriatingly ambiguous. Nina is cute as ever, but Im still having problems with her. She doesn’t like me! It makes me so sad! Im hoping that over … More Fit for a queen, a traditional English tea sandwich!
I am so glad today is Friday. I need this weekend to study and catch up on my life. It seems to be flying by lately… I added a furry new addition to our house on Wednesday and she is quite the time suck! But I am saving that for a future post ;)! I … More Masala spiced lentil and sweet potato hash browns – BAM!
Y’all. I made chili. It is superb. It can be made vegetarian. And vegan. It has a spicy kick, with a hint of sweet. It comes down to less than a dollar a serving. The whole pot has 120 grams of protein and 100 grams of fiber. There are a couple secret ingredients, but I … More The best chili you will ever eat.
This is just a quick post featuring a few things I have enjoyed lately and a simple recipe! Local Mint Mojito ( 😉 Gracie!) Made with mint fresh from the garden, agave nectar, rum, soda and lime. Grilled Veggie & Prosciutto Panini Grilled onions, red bell pepper, green bell pepper, yellow bell pepper, prosciutto, and … More Quick post