Monthly Archives: January 2011

Eat Food. Not too much. Mostly plants.

The only thing I ever really resented my mother for, my entire life, was that she wouldn’t let me eat Oreos. They were never allowed in the house. If I ate them at someone else’s house and she was present, … Continue reading

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Too many races!

For months, I’d been facing what I thought was quite the dilemma – no races in my area! Yesterday, that all changed. Apparently races don’t get planned until January? Who knew? (not me!) Now I’m trying to decide between: February 26 Berryville … Continue reading

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On why the weather is a selfish jerk.

I had a five mile run planned this morning, and I was pretty excited. The snow was gone, so I figured that I’d have an awesome trail run. Well, the weather heard my plan, laughed, and said “JUST KIDDING.”   … Continue reading

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Peanut noodles of JOY

Peanut noodles I can’t quite fully explain how much I love Peanut noodles. When Kath posted a recipe for veggie peanut noodles, I immediately bookmarked it with plans to make it. Well, last night was the night. I used red … Continue reading

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Time to discard

Minimize We have a tiny, one bedroom apartment. It’s great, and we fit the space just fine. The only problem is out stuff doesn’t fit the space. Our closet is exploding with clothes and who knows what, our laundry room … Continue reading

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Vegan Challenge, Conclusion

I had Parmesan cheese on my salad tonight and a plate of ribs last night. I suppose that should be all I need to say about whether or not I plan to make the switch to vegan eating permanent. I don’t. However, … Continue reading

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Vegan Challenge, Days 4-5

Illness/Immunity I still coughed hard enough today to get asked “you going to make it?” by almost my whole department. But, other than the lingering cough, I really don’t feel that sick. I’ve had energy and even went for a … Continue reading

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