For what it’s worth: it’s never too late or, in my case, too early to be whoever you want to be. There’s no time limit, stop whenever you want. You can change or stay the same, there are no rules to this thing. We can make the best or the worst of it. I hope you make the best of it. And I hope you see things that startle you. I hope you feel things you never felt before. I hope you meet people...
Soup for you
Grabbed all the on-sale veggies while food shopping: Roasted ‘em [sans Kombucha] in the oven at 350 degrees for 40 minutes and tossed ‘em into the Magic [literally] Bullet and now have lunch for the week: Did someone say Top Chef contestant?
Try to keep your mind open to possibilities and your mouth closed on matters...– Amy Poehler’s 2011 Harvard Commencement Speech [via: reallynic: allthingsalishan]
Conversation overheard in line at Trader Joe’s this evening: Chick 1: “I seriously think I’ve been overeating.” Chick 2: “Ya know, it’s better than undereating.” To self: Co-signed sister. Quite fitting adding in the fact that my gluttonous self ate an entire jar of almond butter at work today. I’m really cracking down on that bikini bod...
Today was not the Best Day Ever: See previous post I lost an earring I accidentally shopped (and tried on!) in the Forever 21 maternity section I got a cut under my fingernail I feel guilty because I skipped my first day of 30 Day Shred Currently rectifying the situation: Friday Night Lights Forensic Files Self-medicating Ramona-style with some Pinot Making a savory meal … steak...
In which I tell the truth
Mom: Now between you and me, are you exaggerating on the blog? Or do you seriously eat that much Yogurtland? Me: I seriously eat that much Yogurtland. Truth be told, I actually looked into it and it only cost $350,000 to franchise a Yogurtland. Dad, care to make an investment?!
today i'm loving...
$44 JetBlue sale making me rethink going home in June MJRSales.com (they sell Victoria’s Secret stuff for dirt cheap!) Finally some San Diego rain My new office chair putting some pep in my step:
today i'm loving...
Last minute road trip to LA to see ZBB! Day 2 of 30 Day Shred (I hate you so much Jillian) Five easy miles this am Saturday words of wisdom courtesy of my morning teabag (get your mind out of the gutter)
In keeping with my theme of not sticking to workouts, today I decided that I want to try Jillian Michael’s 30 Day Shred, and then before I knew it this happened: Commence 30 days of self torture with the biggest drill sargent of them all … Hey abs, I know you’ve been avoiding me for some time but I look forward to hanging out with you in June!
Exciting things to happen this weekend: Watching A Tale As Old As Time TLC-ing the tootsies Discovering GF red velvet cupcakes Booking Nashville flight Unexciting things to happen this weekend: Crashing
Happy Mother's Day
to the most gorgeous chick I know / the best friend I’ve ever had And happy happy day to all the rest of you mama’s out there!
The countdown is on!
Five weeks until an abundance of: fried chicken cowboy hats line dancing ranch dressing singing cowboys country music cornbread boots humidity jean shorts
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Maria, Maria; Carlos Santana (in honor of Cinco de Mayo!) Working from home! Disneyland work outing tomorrow! My new kicks:
TB, have I told you lately that I love you? You honestly send better presents than I get at Christmas (no offense Mom) and can absolutely not thank you enough! I’ve been scouring the mailbox for your incoming package and was totally blown away …. The Non-Runner’s Marathon Guide for Women (essentially a running handbook for chicks who run to eat - check) An amazing mix of your...
Bits of the weekend: Lots of sun Lots of streaming Pandora: Love Songs Lots of running Related: No matter how slow I run, I’m still sweating (and distracted from eating Yogurtland) Embarrassingly enough, bowling a 44 is a high score for me… but I can rock the shoes with the best of ‘em:
I’ve never wished a man dead, but I have read some obituaries with great...– Mark Twain