Category Archive: Deep Thoughts

2014: The Year of New Beginnings

Again, I’m late with a post that relies pretty heavily on the date of delivery, but oh well…my New Year’s resolution wasn’t to be more timely.  Not that I make resolutions anyways! At… Continue reading

Stay Young. Eat Donuts. Drink Beer. [recipe]

Attempting to take a mature stance about getting old is making me feel old.  Screw that idea and screw all the ideas about turning 30.  I’m going to be young forever… Will I… Continue reading

30, 30, and 30

30 days of 30 challenges in time for the big 30. In an attempt to prevent a nervous breakdown (and I s’pose support the idea of change in 2013) on the actual day… Continue reading

Remember when I made vegan s’more ice cream sandwiches?

I used to make stuff.  Like, tasty stuff.  Stuff like VEGAN S’MORE ICE CREAM SANDWICHES! I also used to hoard.  OK, fiiiiineeee… I’m still a semi-hoarder.  Let’s call it a memory collector for… Continue reading

Finding Time to Appreciate the Little Things

We must be willing to let go of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. – Joseph Campbell This year marks a few significant milestones… Continue reading

Just Let Go

It’s been almost 10 years since I have done a solo road trip and I completely forgot that it’s a total cure for most life problems.  And as part of my whole “Embracing… Continue reading

Embracing Change

Sweet baby Jesus…  It’s been a while since I have posted anything!  I’ve been busy, OK?!  BUT you may have noticed that I did take some time to change my blog name (very important).  Full… Continue reading

Excuse me while I eat my paycheck

Between food events, Jensiuchi B&B weekends, organic produce, specialty foods, new restaurants, new outfits to wear to fancy restaurants, new shoes to go with the new outfit…  I’m eating my way into the poorhouse.  All… Continue reading

Wait, my organic/vegan/local meal isn’t good for me?!

I had a friend who would buy cookies and sugary juice drinks from Whole Foods and then wonder out loud why she wasn’t losing weight. You know the type… Salad with extra containers… Continue reading

Olympics and Water Polo Hats

It’s been an exhausting two weeks with all the Olympic excitement. Our TV has been on NBC nonstop. We come home, the TV is on. We go to bed, the TV is on.… Continue reading