Archives for November 2012

Bye Bye Turkey Leftovers, Hello Pizzas!

Are you still up to your ears in leftover turkey? The Kid and I made the smallest turkey we could find, but we still had quite a bit left after Thanksgiving dinner. I froze a batch for later but I’ve been looking for creative ways to use them besides just reheating the turkey and tossing […]

How To Keep The Momentum Without Giving Up

I was at the gym yesterday for my usual workout and it was packed. I’m assuming it’s that ole “OMG I ate myself silly and now I need to workout like a crazed person” phenomenon. This thinking comes in many forms. There’s the post-holiday version, the New Year’s resolution version, and even the newbie exerciser […]

I Hereby Dub You “Queen (or King) of Denial”

The Kid and I enjoyed a wonderful week off and we got a ton of fun stuff accomplished along with a bunch of laying around doing nothing. That’s the best kind of week off. Now that we are back to reality, I’m very glad to be faced with another task for the Happiness Project. Today […]

Turkey To Do List

Happy Thanksgiving to everyone here in the US that areĀ celebrating. The Kid and I are looking forward to our traditions of putting up the tree, decorating a gingerbread house, seeing a movie, getting a latte at Starbucks, and eating Thanksgiving dinner together. This year we are building a gingerbread village and not just a house. […]

Kale – Not Just Frilly Salad Bar Fun

I participate in a local Community Supported Agriculture group and pick up a share of fresh organic produce every other week. In case you haven’t heard of a CSA, let me briefly explain. When you join the group, you agree to pay for a box of locally sourced fruits and vegetables on a regular schedule. […]