Cheers! Today marks two week into my Whole30. Yes, I am still rocking and rolling along. I stopped the everyday updates. The days started running together and there wasn’t much to update daily. So here I am. I do have a few tips and tricks I have learned along the way to make things go a bit more smooth during this journey. Continue reading
Not much to report on day six of the paleo Whole30 challenge. It was a rainy day my last day here in Houston. I mainly was a couch potato I have to admit. I didn’t even get my steps in for the day until I hit up the treadmill an hour and a half ago. I mainly just snacked on veggies, fruit, nuts, and meat all day until dinner. Continue reading
My day two of paleo challenge was one that tested my willpower and dining out tact. I began by having breakfast at my brother and wife’s place: scrambled eggs with homemade salsa, turkey bacon, and a cutie. I took a rest day today in terms of training because my back has been on fire lately. I blame improper daily recovery and being a bit too sedentary… Continue reading
Yup. That is chicken. Take away my label as a “pescatarian” or a “vegetarian that eats fish” or a “vegan who eats fish/eggs/honey” or whatever you once classified me as. The truth is, I was always bothered by those labels anyway because one word cannot define my diet—and my definition of the word diet, the way it should be used. Be aware, this post will have some food and recipe ideas, but it is also filled with my thoughts and feelings toward the modern use of the word “diet.” Continue reading
Since I am heading back to Colorado on Saturday, my mom and I spent the day together yesterday. We spent the day exploring and shopping our backyard–meaning Houston. We do not really venture into the city too terribly much, but when we do, when always have a blast! Continue reading
I took my last final Friday morning. After a grueling week of being held up in the library and stressing, it was so nice to finally be finished! Now all that was left was packing and waking up at 3:30 am Saturday morning to catch my flight. All that was standing between me and Texas was the dreaded packing… oh, how I despise packing… Continue reading
What have I been up to? Well, other than the new fresh-faced blog appearance (let me know what you think in the comments), I have been bounding all over the place in my studies, life, and even changes in my environment. I feel like I am already trying to get a fresh start on the New Year fast approaching. For now, I will focus more on getting things caught up before I reveal my New Year’s resolutions in the making, which, should be revealed not a day sooner than New Year’s Day. Instead, here is a refresher of the new things occurring in my life.