Browsing All Posts published on »January, 2013«

Viva Carnitas! (aka the world’s best tasting thing I have ever made and or eaten)

January 30, 2013


I just whipped up the most amazing symphonic creation known to man in my very own kitchen. All components made entirely from scratch.  the only scratchier it could get would be if I grew each ingredient myself. You may have seen on my Learn More About Stuff link where I have listed my new favorite cookbook, […]

That’s one yummy bite!

January 24, 2013


This is a bite of the world’s best tasting salad. I threw something’s together for a pre-run training meal based on nutrition, and holy moly! This is salad gold! Mix these together for a song in your mouth: Romaine lettuce Baby spinach Pea sprouts (or sunflower) Chopped dried pineapple rings Homemade daikon relish 365 oil […]

Progress report! Let’s talk FOOD.

January 22, 2013


Halfway home from fatty town! First of all, I have been an on again off again vegan or vegetarian for well over twenty years.  I was doing great on my plant strong way until I got a little bit sidetracked with a big move and lots of changes in my life, so I decided to […]

Oh, You Saucy Little GPS!

January 12, 2013


Today being Saturday is the day for my distance run.  Last week my training plan gave me a break and dropped me from the previous 13 to a mild 8.  It couldn’t have been better timed, as that was “day one” that I started slipping under the weather with something that was not-the-flu.  I was […]

The critics have arrived!

January 5, 2013


I was expecting that there may be some backlash to my posting fat pictures online for all the world to see, and although I was prepared for it, I thought it might hurt a little.  Well it didn’t!  As a matter of fact, it made me feel like I am actually doing something.  Yes, the […]

Ding Ding! Weigh In!

January 4, 2013


Yesterday was my Fortieth birthday. Turning Forty felt like a rite of passage into the cool kids area.  I have been looking forward to forty for a very long time.  My life is coming together. Awesome hot punk rocker husband? Check. Two genius and adorable good kids? Check.  Homeowner? Check. Happy? Check.  Still got it? […]