Monday, September 28, 2015

No, yes, and maybe



Good Monday morning all! I see we are all a little droopy eyed today. Mondays are the worst way to start a week. But look at it this way, we're closer to the weekend!

Quick weekend recap:

Running: No. I didn't do any exercise.

Sleeping in: Yes, I did do some of that.

Maybe: there are lots of those, we won't even begin to peel that onion.

I was busy with shoe shopping, hair playing, cleaning, gown wearing, laughing, friend making, cuddling, exploring, and generally doing things that make me smile.

I was blessed Saturday night (and again Sunday) to finally spend some time getting to know a very wonderful, very kind and loving, very important person. He was integral to my life, before I knew it. God showed me where He had been working long before I came up with my "plan". I'm smiling just thinking about how wonderful this new friendship is.
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Tomorrow morning should be run-filled (harhar), and then on to work. Our 10k is quickly approaching and I am quickly dismissing my real need for training.

I have GOT to get focused. But Friends is so fun to watch, and the couch is so comfy, and...in my head I sound like Tom on P&R singing the 'My Boo' song he wrote for Ann.
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I have my first porch pumpkin of the season. Cantaloupe #2 is about ready to be picked. The growkra is still going nuts. I also have more banana peppers than I can count.
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Come back tomorrow, I may have pictures!




Friday, September 25, 2015

Is it really Friday? Team building Thursday.

Oh what fun it is....to jump off of a 30ft pole on Khaki Thursday.

Yesterday was just a regular ole day, you know, traipsing through the woods, building fake bridges, carrying strangers through pretend spiderwebs, and doing trust falls. What? Just a day at the office.

Well, I wish that was my 'office'. I'd do it every day if I could.

Our area Leadership team went to a team building day at a local camp, and it was F.U.N. I see why the past members have said that you make life-long friends in this class. I feel like I am. Since I'm not from 'round these parts, I've struggled to make deep connections with people as friends. Yesterday felt like a turning point for me.

Runners form bonds on the streets. Church group members form bonds through Scripture. BF/GFs form bonds of the heart. But in professional situations, it's difficult to really connect with people that you may only see once a month, or only communicate across town via phone or email.

I'm thankful for the opportunity, and excited for what may come of it.

Sweaty, grimy hugs to everyone on my team!

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Have a great weekend everyone! I'll be all dolled up tomorrow night, so I hope someone takes a picture of me so you can all be super jelly of my amazing-ness.

Ankles crossed that I get a few miles in this weekend too!



Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Why try Wednesday

Ugh.... I should have stayed in bed.

I ran 0 miles today, and that trend will continue until tomorrow morning.

I've had multiple cups of coffee, and a large Dr. Pepper today.

I left the office for a total of 11 minutes.

Why, oh why, did Wednesday have to be so cruel?

Tomorrow IS khaki Thursday and it's Leadership field trip day! This couldn't have come at a better time. I'll be climbing phone poles and building trust bridges tomorrow, so we'll catch up on Friday.

Until then, enjoy these two things that I wanted to share:

IT FINALLY HAPPENED! I knew it was going to fall! Mwahahahahaha!

I say this with excitement, and a bit of 'I-told-ya-so', both of which are misplaced because this is MY YARD. I am excited that it finally fell. I did tell ya (lots of ya's) so, but the problem is...it's my problem! I hate being right some times.


This makes me smile and cringe. English. Thanks.

(I may have shared this before. It goes along with the stupid fox that I like to share over and over.)










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Go be positive.
Go be amazing.
Go eat stuff.
Go!

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Baked apples and doing all the things!

I had a real life Amy Poehler moment. Someone asked me where I got my pants, and I got to say "Old Navy!". And they were all "no way!" and I was all "uh, yeah. I know!" Totally legit convo right there.


Ok, that was yesterday, and today is today. Tuesday actually. I'm here, I'm tired, I'm hungry.









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Run report

Monday night: 2.5 miles 23:54. Sweaty and miserable
Tuesday morning: 2 miles 23:06. Sweaty and miserable.

I'm running regularly. Not fast, but on the reg. See, I can stick to my plan...if everyone is watching and holding me accountable. And judging. Judging helps me to do what I say I will. Keep it up!
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Doing these things!


You know what? I did a lot over the weekend, but there isn't much photographic evidence of it. You know I like to keep you in the dark. Or maybe I forget to take pictures of things. Something like that.

Friday night I had a partner in the kitchen for a few hours. This makes my heart so happy. I love to cook, but I don't love to do it alone. To have the kitchen alive with laughter, and good smells...oh what a happy girl I am.

I made dinner, while he made dessert. Epic. Dessert. How many of you know that I've never been fond of cooked apples? And how many of you know about me and vanilla ice cream? Well, I had both. Twice. And then some more the next day.

I KNOW it was amazing.  I was so in love with it because he made it, so that helped; but really, it has to be amazing for me to eat baked apples AND vanilla ice cream.

Upside down apple torte made in an iron skillet. By a man. In my kitchen. On a Friday. ....what could be better than that?

Saturday we did a little work function BBQ, then walked around the Autumn Fest. After sweating for a few hours we cooled off in Old Navy, hence the amazing aforementioned plaid pants.

A solid 3 hour nap ....mmmm... and then we watched The Last Samurai.

That's how I ended up being awake until 3am. Once the movie was over and he headed out, what was I to do? Cereal, Friends, and hair braiding. Duh.

Sunday we made a quick trip to the outlet mall so I could find yet another gown. Oh yes, I found one. :) I love gowns. I'll share a photo after I wear it. My daily hair wouldn't do it justice.

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I have some co-garden pics to share later this week, and hopefully more running!

What did you do all weekend?



Monday, September 21, 2015

Monday is a 6 letter word.

Oh weekend, where did you go? Why do you break up with me every week about this time? I thought we had fun together, I thought we liked each other.

Oh, fun abounds, but alas, it comes to an end. Monday is here and no one is happy about it.

I had a wonderful weekend filled with food and fun, naps and movies, lots of laughs, and a little shopping. Oh, the things I have in my heart.

I did not do any running, stretching, yoga-ing or fitness in the general sense WHAT.SO.EVER.

Sorry, I was too busy with fun stuff. Although, I do find running fun. I'll get back to that today.

So many hours of awake time. Napping Saturday evening until 9:30pm causes one to be up until 3am. What do you do when you're awake and alone? Braid yo' hair. Friends marathons and cereal at 2am spark this kind of creativity. Adulting...leave it to the grown-ups.



I really hope you had an amazing weekend too. It's what gets us through the next 5 days, right?
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Did you work out?

Have you worked on any projects lately?

How many pumpkins are on your porch?

Friday, September 18, 2015

Friday, I just called to say, I love you!

Gaaaaah!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! We made it! I didn't even get to talk to you until the END of Friday. How crazy, bad, yet totally awesome is that?!

Curly hair don't care, I'm breakin' outta this place for 2 days.

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Last night was 0 running because I had ladies group at church, which is why I did the Thursday early a.m. run. I went to the track today for a 45 min walk/jog/gab-fest with neighbor. Then I laid on my heating pad until I absolutely had to get up for work. Blarch.
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I should be running tonight to keep with my streak, but, I don't hafta if I don't wanna. Small steps, right?

Picnics, and football, and naps, and (hopefully, but dreadfully...but hopefully) painting this weekend.

Oh! My little snowflake flowers bloomed again. yay.

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What are your plans?

Did you get out and pound the pavement today?

Are you getting fall wardrobe fever? (I am. I just ordered 2 pairs of boots to try on. These and these  Eeps!)

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Happy Khaki Thursday, running dangers, and stuffs!

Hideo-ho!

I was up at 5am to run 2 miles with my new running friend. She is a veteran marathoner that took some time off and is trying to get back to her old running routine. What this means for me is that I have someone that loves and understands running, AND runs at my pace now! Things I hope to get out of this:

1: Not get killed alone in the pre-dawn hours
2: Increase my pace by running with someone that trains harder than me
3: Decrease the girth of my ankles (maybe not a possibility)
4: Form a new friendship
5: Not get killed alone in the pre-dawn hours (this is very important, and very possible)

We met at 5:15 and got in 2 miles. 11:04/pm pace. Very hilly route. This is the only way I'll get hills. I don't volunteer to run hills. Ever. I do run this stretch of road often because it's just part of the route I run, and let me tell ya, IT. IS. HILLY. Up and down for a straight mile.

She's a hill runner. I thought I pushed it on hills. This is going to be a great thing if we stick with it. We're both in the upcoming race in October, on the same team, so we at least have to train for the next month. Yahoo!

We had one near death experience. An SUV waited at the stop sign for me to run in front of them, but did not wait for my teammate. She gave them the 'what's up' arms though. I think they will think twice before doing that again. Hangin' tough, we're rough.

Downside: she doesn't mind running in the rain or the cold. I've already admitted that I would be looking forward to cooler weather, don't make me change everything about my summer personality!!



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It is a real khaki Thursday today. I have on some old school khakis, and I know why I haven't worn them in so long. They're too big. I couldn't find my belt so I thought I'd just wing it. ....I'm about to show panty all day. Stupid pants.









Besides that, it's a decent day. Coffee, bagel, turkey bacon, and payroll. 


My breakfast was a bit on the tall side today. Don't worry, I didn't drop any bacon.







Hopefully you are have a bang-up day, and you're super accomplished, and really, way proud of yourself for something.
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Give a hug. Tell someone how awesome they are. Eat something yummy. Take a nap. Get your booty moving.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Wednesdays have me feeling like....

What can I say? I woke up late, it was cloudy, and I had to go to work. Obviously I'm not in gear today.

Chocolate Silk didn't fix it. Iced chai didn't fix it. Coffee didn't fix it. I think I need a nap.

I did a little stretching this morning. I'm still trying to get the kink out of my mid-back. We tried popping it last night to no avail. My upper back took the adjustment, but my mid-back may just be tight muscles. Some moist heat, some ice, some stretching...still nothing. It's starting to be a pain...in the back.

Last night I headed out for 2 miles. They were difficult. Partially my fault for not running lately, partially my fault for running uphill. I will 100% blame the weather or something else that can't defend itself.

You know you're a runner when you dig through the console on your scooter for a stray piece of gum. Found one! Running sunglasses broke in 2 places. Still wore them. I had found a piece of gum so I had to go run.

23:23 for 2 miles...with a positive split. This may be the worst time I've ever put up.

I love running.


R4G meets tonight. I think I am supposed to do 5.5 miles, but I won't be able to before dark. I'm planning to run in the morning with a new running partner, so I'll take it easy after class tonight. Get some stretching in, and some extra sleep before my 5am jog.

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 FIT FOR FASHION


In an attempt to fit in a smaller gown by the 26th, I'm trying to stay away from thin Oreos and Funyons. Clean eating is easy, and I love it. It isn't always what I do though.

Today's breakfast (because I was in a hurry) was Greek God's honey yogurt with flax seeds, crushed almonds, blueberries, and baking cocoa powder. It really was wonderful, and filling. It just wasn't bacon or waffles.







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I always have positive things to think of, to get me through any day. God is in my heart and by my side. I have wonderful, caring friends. I have a great guy that makes me laugh, and is there to hold my hand.

 But then idiots happen....




Have a GREAT Wednesday. I'll be back tomorrow to let you know how my early morning run went!

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Doing all the things can be exhausting.

Hello Tuesday people!


Tuesday! A day for slacks and heels, and trying to make a fitted tee look fancy. I have my bird scarf on today because it's chilly outside, and, ...it makes my fitted tee look fancy. Dressing for work is hard.







I stretched this morning on my mat because I'm sore.....FROM RUNNING! Yay!!!!

We did a 2 person running tour of the college campus last night. I've never been all over campus, and I'm amazed at how much is there. It's not OU, but it's a lot bigger, and nicer, than I knew. They have a huge student center with indoor track upstairs, lots of sitting areas in between buildings, nice sidewalks, tons of stairs to climb, and the campus is mainly well-lit.

We didn't time ourselves, or track our distance. Just ran. Pushed ourselves on the hills, did some stairs, and just jogged around for a bit. I haven't been running, so I needed to go easy anyway. Plus, I had my custom insoles in, and they really annoy my feet.

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The goings on:

My little purse is looking better. Cornstarch is helping, but I don't think I'll get it back to new. Lesson learned: don't carry spray sunscreen without a cap.



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That's it. 

No, really. That's it. :)

What have you been up to?

Monday, September 14, 2015

It's Monday. Let's get in gear before winter!

Fall is so close! It was mildly cool this weekend, and I made sure to get outside and enjoy.

We had breakfast for dinner Friday night. Pancakes and sausage. Sooo good.

We have an Amish festival/auction nearby every September, so we went to that Saturday.  We came home with a giant glass dairy jar, 3 pumpkins, and a teaspoon.



I made it out for a steak dinner with a long lost friend, and swung by the County Fair after dark.

Sunday was church as usual, then BBQ with the dude and a new friend. I mowed the lawn since it was mid-80s, cleaned up, and spent some time with my fave.

A little scootin' around town, some browsing at Lowe's, and leftover steak tacos for dinner.

Today isn't my favorite day, but it could be much worse. I've spent most of my mental energy sending out good vibes to someone I know that needs it. I believe God gives some of us easy days so that we can help support those that are facing some tough ones. __________________________________________________________________________
Grow little melon!




Co-garden is still producing. We have a second chance at a cantaloupe. The trap is set for any uninvited guests, and we are praying over our little melon.

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Hashtag this: I can't have stuff....


Oh! You know, I finally bought a purse after a decade of holding out. Saturday I sprayed sunscreen inside of it. Awesome.

It has been under a layer of cornstarch for a few days, and is getting better. I'll update the pictures and we see progress happen. This is why I can't have nice things.
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Running curl:

I hope to run every evening this week, save for Thursday when I have ladies group. Send out some good vibes that I'll accomplish this, one day at a time.

Friday, September 11, 2015

Hello out there??? Are you with me? Guess who's back?!!

Sorry folks! This week has slipped away from me.

Due to RAIN there was no running Wednesday morning, and due to CLOUDS I overslept and did no yoga. We did go to the track today and I got a bit of pre 10k training in.

I didn't do R4G Wednesday evening because I was stuck at the office.

No gym on Thursday due to my overly sensitive right arm.

I'm a useless blob. I know.

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Some things!


I made a 1/2 chalkboard, 1/2 display thing out of an old window I got from Prell's junk pile a few weeks ago. I'll post a separate post with progress pics soon.

This Coke was not shared with me, but the job of throwing it away was. Hey, at least my name is spelled correctly.



This is why I've been so busy every evening. Living this series all over again is so wonderful. I hope you laugh as much as I do!














In the past week I've been to a car show, toured a new high school, got a leather chair, painted about 92% of the bathroom (again), worked on plans for the bathroom floor paint/stencil project, made lots of dinners, kicked off our new ladies bible study that mirrors the men's on Sunday night, caught up with my neighbor, cried a little, laughed a lot, and have had way too much iced chai.

This weekend promises pancakes, naps, Heather-time, and nice weather. We've cooled off a little so I really need to get the lawn mowed.
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GUESS WHO?

 In case you can't tell from this picture, DELIVERY CHICKEN IS BACK!!!!! I was so happy, I may have actually screamed that in my kitchen. Luckily, no one called the police because either my neighbors don't pay attention or they know I'm weird. Or both.

Thank you delivery chicken, you made my breakfast-for-dinner dreams come true.















I'm Leah, and I buy weird soups at deep discounts.

This one was really good. Not overdone on spices, and had a nice consistency. I'll buy it again, if I can find it. Big Lots gets me like that. They get me hooked on something (maybe because it's awesome, maybe because it's cheap) and then they never have it again.





Whatever these are, come back every year on the fence along the North side of my back yard. They cover the fence line outside my laundry room, and it helps me to not hate ironing in the morning.











Keep my little bible study in prayer as I 'try' to lead a group of women that I feel have more experience with God than I do. Somehow (as if we don't know how these things happen) I ended up in the driver's seat. Good thing public speaking doesn't scare me.


Monday, September 07, 2015

Happy Don't Labor Today day!

One of the best feelings is waking up on Monday!, saying 'NO!' to getting up,  and meaning it!
Hello,  from my bed! As part of the workforce I am very happy to accept this holiday.  In fact,  if I ever own my own business,  I plan to have a 3 day weekend once per month.  This is awesome!
I thought I hadn't accomplished much this weekend,  but I don't think that's true. 
I've cleaned out some dead plants in the garden, washed a window that I have chosen for a chalkboard project, grocery shopped, did ALL my laundry,  attended a car show,  acquired a leather recliner,  did a little praise and worship,  and got some girl time on the books. While I've not ran or mowed the lawn, I have been busy.  Besides,  those are considered labor,  and,  I don't wanna.

What have you been up to?


Sometimes,  you just need a day off and a free cookie.  

Friday, September 04, 2015

M+T+W+R+F = 3 day weekend! No running, some stretching, being weird and hello!

I am not so into this Friday. How can that be? In 8 out of 9 international polls, it's rated in the top 7 days of the week!

I've been trying to get back to my old workout and running schedules, and it's hard on me. I'm sleepy, and sore, and not really grumpy but uncomfortable. Blah, blah, blah. #1stWorldProbs right?

Moving on to good things, it IS Friday and we will find fun in that.
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 Packages make me smile

Amazon!!!!!!! This will make anyone's day amazing. I went home for lunch with the intention of eating a sad salad and watching Friends (again), and look what the mail fairy brought:

I have been on Amazon a little lately, getting things and stuff, and this and that. You know, necessities.

2 things a girl needs: 
  • a good wristlet (truth, I don't even own a real purse unless you count that one I've had since high school)
  • a FlipBelt

Ok, maybe those are 2 things I WANT and I'm saying we all NEED them. The point is, I HAVE them now.

I may have purchased the wristlet mainly because it sorta has my name on it.





 

I for sure purchased the FlipBelt because that SpiBelt was not making the grade anymore.




Hopefully I'll get to test out both this weekend. I have time.... I plan to give you a review next week, so don't miss it!

(P.S. I had the sad salad, 2 of them. I didn't have my wallet so I couldn't get anything exciting for lunch. I know.) _______________________________________________________________________
 Co-Garden Update!

Late-season cucumbers! Co-garden is getting it's second wind. The grow-kra is getting tall, tall, tall. Come over and eat okra, please! One of our dead tomato plants came back to life, which is great because I really don't like store bought tomatoes. We've gotten a few green peppers, and lots of banana peppers too.
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Be super-super careful this weekend. 
Be smart and safe. 
Have tons of fun! 
Wear a PFD if you're on the water.

Thursday, September 03, 2015

TWPICK Thursday, and I love running!

Good day to you. We are here, on Thursday, and it ain't so bad.

It's still very warm here, and we've not seen rain in a while. I'm still looking forward to fall, especially since it's football season! BOOMER SOONER!!!! I can't wait for the season to start, I love football. :)
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R4G and deer meat overload

Last night I sat on the couch and ate an entire bowl of cold deer meat that I had marinated in red wine vinegar. The plan was to make something asian-inspired this week. I ended up having it as a prerun snack.

R4G met for week 10 lesson, and week 11 run. I didn't get the full 5 miles in, but we did over 4 miles. Since it was 8:45pm and dark, plus I was out of water, we called it quits for the night. Super proud of all of us for grinding it out after sunset with our flashlights and glow sticks. We had 46% humidity, and probably over 90 degrees still. Drenched, sore, and tired. I hit one pothole, but seem to have avoided injury, and only had one car nearly run me over.

I tried NUUN strawberry lemonde....hmmm. Did it take anyone else a while to like it? It was very similar to plain soda water to me. 

God is good, running is good, sweating is good. Good.

Showers, iced tea, and heating pads are good too.

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Ladies!

We're not starting our ladies bible study this week, so tonight is up in the air. Likely dinner of some kind, BCM worship, and maybe a donut or 7.
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Love is for the birds

You know how some couples have doves released and it's super romantic (gag, not)? We're a little different. Here's our dove love:


I've never tried it, but the recipe promises bacon, so I'm already swooning.




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 SEE YOU TOMORROW!!!!

Wednesday, September 02, 2015

Where am I on Wednesday?!

At least I know where you are, you're here!

Today is just one of those days. Under appreciated + overloaded * rather be sleeping = what's going on?!?

It's end of month, on top of first of month, with a dash of payroll. You know how I feel.
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R4G

Tonight I meet with Run 4 God to continue our bible study, and train for our 10k. I love how we can use a common hobby to meet new people and learn about Jesus. One of the coolest lessons for me is to see how He works in the lives of others outside of the Facebook posts everyone shares. We all can say '#soblessed', or 'I can do all things...", but that's just saying it online. There is no back story, no emotion, no grit. When we can get together and say 'I hated this week because my body felt like it was failing. I didn't want to run. I didn't want to get off of the couch. The only reason I have is because I know you all are doing it too, and we're a team'. That is someone getting real, and grinding it out because they made a commitment. That is faith in God, and God's people, even when we lack faith in ourselves.

I'll see you there ladies. Concrete feet and all.
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Tomorrow is our 5th favorite day of the week, so don't miss it!

Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Happy new calendar day, and doing all the (favorite) things!!!!!

Happy new calendar day! September, we made it! I never thought I'd be glad to see summer come to a close, yet here I am rejoicing in the start of a FALL month. Yeesh.

This morning started out in a pretty exciting way. Ears ringing, lights flashing, heart pounding... No, it wasn't a pre-dawn date, I made it to the gym! Let me just put this out there on the line, I am OUT OF SHAPE. Readers, this blogger has gotten lazy fit instead of crazy fit. Things have got to get real. I'm not saying they are going to, just that they should. :)

We did our usual mix up of jump lunges, sumo squats, jump rope, box jumps, and of course, burpees. Gag. No really, she almost gagged in the gym. I couldn't help her because I was nearly passed out on the floor under a medicine ball.

I call it reverse weighted plank.
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 FOODS


Dinner last night was a bit of a surprise, even for me. I knew I wanted to make pesto from all of the basil from co-garden, but I didn't know for sure if I'd get around to doing anything with it. After I made the pesto, I boiled a bag of wild garlic egg noodles, and got out all the salad stuff (most from co-garden too). It was very, very good. I'm told I make a 'mean pasta'. I'll take that!
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STREEEEETCH
Yoga Report: I stretched a little. It's a start...


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STUFF AND THINGS

What a weekend. Short, but great. I got to do so many of my favorite things, and/or see so many of my favorite people.

I'm glad you asked what and who!

I got to see my fave, and when a visit ends in tears AND laughing, that's how you know it's good. 4 stubbed toes, one pinched leg, a pile of dirty laundry, a bunch of tears, and some long belly laughs later, I headed north.

I went to see Prell first, and we kicked it off proper with the dirty iced chai of my dreams:

We went to E911s downtown location Drip. Oh thank you for always being there when I come to town...


After a super long visit with Al, the owner, and some random, caffeine charged chat, we started browsing the shops.

I bought some HiCaff tea for the dude, some wax cubes, tried lots of lotion samples, oohed and ahhed over some clothes and jewelry, got a couple gifts for upcoming birthdays or Christmas, and then we went junkin'.

I ended up scoring two old windows from Prell's personal junk pile, so I'll have an update on their use in the future.

After we were exhausted from shopping, we got the only kind of lunch that is acceptable on a day like that, GREEK FOOD!! Feta, garlic, EVOO, lamb, tomatoes, olives, hummus, whatever is your favorite. I could have eaten for days, but I always get full pretty quick.

I had the classic gyro, and Prell got what they call the veggie plate. Grape leaves, tabouli, hummus with pita chips, and ...I know what those other things are but I can't remember.  All good though, too much food, and so much flavor.









Finally we took a trip to Reasor's grocery store (wild girls) so I could have grocery store envy. Olive bar, salad bar, fish case....so jealous. They didn't have my Tazo chai concentrate though, which I thought was strange. I didn't buy anything there because I didn't want to tote it around for the next 24 hours, but I wanted so many of the things.

After we'd done all we could, and since it was 7pm, I headed to stay with the parental units. I spent the remainder of the evening hanging with my broseph, SIL, and nephews/niece. Bedtime rolled around to the tune of 12:30am (hey, it was Saturday), and I was happy to see the pillow.

Sunday coffee, Life cereal, and then church with ma, bro, SIL, and the kiddos. God speaks to us from all different churches, even the little country ones. Don't be afraid to step out of your normal congregation, you can find a great sermon from any of His bible preaching pulpits. Sunday's word was a great reminder of how little control we have, but how much freedom we abuse.

Mom and I made lunch, chicken tenders, rice and steamed veggies, for her, dad, and I. We made our way down the hill to do a little target practice, and then, it was time to roll the highway up.





I got home Sunday evening to find that something had enjoyed the ONE cantaloupe we had on the vine. I will find out who it was, and they will be made an example of.

After my angry rant in the back yard I relaxed until the dude got out of bible study. *(I have a new bible study starting this week, so stay tuned). Just a little catching up, and then everyone returned to their designated areas so we could get this week started.

I'm sure I've missed so many of the moments I enjoyed since Friday, but, there will be plenty more this week to share.


Thanks for checking back. I have co-garden updates, Galatians stuff, and I'm sure something pretty that I'll be blogging about as we go toward the weekend. Come back later!!
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What did you do this weekend?

Where is your favorite place to be?