I was spoiled. My first taste of an Açaí Bowl came while traveling on the Hawaiian island of Molokai. It was about midway through the week, and we were preparing to head out for a hiking trip through the Halawa Valley to swim in a waterfall. If you don't know much about Molokai, the friendly … Continue reading Açaí Bowl
I was nearing the end of a series of sprints on the treadmill- red-faced, exhausted, sore. I was feeling weak when the crude song playing in my ears reminded me that the darkest hour never comes in the night. The darkest hour never comes in the night. I was reminded of the reason I chose … Continue reading Sound of Madness
Why yes, yes you can. This meme popped up in my timeline on Facebook the other day. I think its from around 2008. We’ve come a long… okay, really not so far. It made me laugh either way because I can totally relate to little kitty there. I just want a cheeseburger- is that a … Continue reading I Can Has Cheezburger?
I sought to Pinterest one evening to see what the bloggers of the world were adding to their greek yogurt to make it a more filling snack. Surprisingly, I couldn't find a lot of results that weren't your typical "fruit & granola" type of thing, so I decided to make my own mash-up, and you've … Continue reading Chocolate PB Yogurt (IF)
Guys... Do you SEE that cover photo? Gorgeous salad. Awesome fonts. You probably thought this was gonna be some fitness person with a stellar blog and ripped abs. Wrong. Average person here- hiya! I'm sad to admit that I've read more about diet and fitness than anyone ever should. If I spent half the time … Continue reading Intermittent Fasting
When I made the decision to start this blog, I might have been a little out of my mind. I was working part-time at a job that lacked any mental stimulation, while trying to run a farm. I think the idea seemed dreamy- something I could do while I sat around anxiously at my desk, … Continue reading Life Update
Sitting on top on my microwave is a little box. Burned into the wood of that box is the name Elaine. Elaine was my fiance, Frankie's, paternal grandmother, and although she passed long before I was in the picture, I hear nothing but wonderful things about her. Inside that little box is all of her … Continue reading Mincemeat Cookies