Monthly Archives: October 2011

Not ready

Last night it snowed. In October. Not much, but… it’s OCTOBER! It’s not supposed to start snowing for a few more weeks. We’re supposed to actually get a fall season, not jump immediately from flip flops into snow boots. And … Continue reading

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Vegan Thanksgiving test kitchen

Saturday afternoon wasn’t quite as productive as I had hoped. J got home from work early so I spent time with him instead of making the roasted tomato, onion & garlic coconut soup. No worries, I’ll make it one night … Continue reading

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Productive morning

Despite a late start (slept until 9:30 am, not intentionally), I’ve had a pretty productive morning. I cleaned the house, paid bills, and did a couple loads of laundry. Currently I’m waiting for a batch of vegan brownies to finish … Continue reading

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And I’m back!

I posted yesterday about not wanting to run all week, and last night I didn’t think that would change any time soon. But today I’m sitting in my office, staring outside longingly at the beautiful day and wanting nothing more … Continue reading

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I don’t feel like running this week

Usually fall is my perfect running time, when I can’t get enough fresh air and outdoor time. I usually have no trouble finding the motivation to head out for a run. But for some reason this week I just don’t … Continue reading

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Back to the grind/vacation recap

Vacation officially ended late last night, and it was back to work this morning. It’s been ROUGH – I was ready to come home but not ready to return to reality entirely. I do love my job, so that helps, … Continue reading

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Awesome birthday

Today is my 31st birthday, and so far it’s been fantastic. I got up early (well, early for vacation) and ran 5 miles on the hotel treadmill, then came back to find J surprised me with a card, Reese’s pumpkin … Continue reading

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Green Room Cafe

I discovered a gem of a restaurant here in Cocoa Beach: Green Room Cafe. This organic restaurant has a mostly vegetarian menu, with vegan options as well (the menu includes tuna and I think maybe one chicken option as well … Continue reading

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Vacation running

J and I are in the middle of a week-long Florida vacation, which we’ve been looking forward to for about six months. We’re staying in Cocoa Beach, which is perfect because it’s close to our friends K & S, and … Continue reading

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