So, I read this post on a blog i REFUSE TO PROMOTE about runners. Not just runners, specifically runners who decide to put little oval decals with the distance they've run on the back of their car. The article said that those runners are arrogant. It said you've got to be a real asshole to put...Read more
Just got home from the doctor. Good news is, I'm not gonna die and I dont have any infections! Bad news is, he wants me to take it super easy and not work more than 2 hours a day until I am 6 weeks post op. He knows about the wedding this Saturday and said...Read more
Ingredients2 tsbp chopped onion 1 kale leaf 1/2 med carrot 2tbs celery, diced 1tbst chopped garlic vegetable broth or bullion (appx two cups, be will depend on the size of pumpkin) black beans (optional, not pictured) 1 small pumpkin sea salt black pepper
MethodPreheat the oven to 400 degrees. Cut the top of the pumpkin off and remove seeds. I saved mine to bake later....
Today was my first day back to work. No bueno. My doctor knew I was going back today. I asked him if he thought I would be OK. He said yes. Two options. Either I am healing slower than the average person or he has overlooked the amount of body movement that is required as a...Read more
Gotta go to work tomorrow & i'm freaking out a little bit. Today i've been having some pain in my left leg incisions. It's a sharp random pain more than a constant pain, but i really wish it didnt decide to show up the day before I go back to work. One of the spots I...Read more
This recipe was inspired by the heavenly Kale soup that is popular in my home city- NEW BEDFORD, MA. Traditionally, it is made with Portuguese Chourico- a spicy red sausage. This is my clean eating & vegan version.Read more
Ingredients1 can kidney beans (i prefer low or no sodium) 1 can diced tomatoes (i prefer...
Exactly 21 days ago I had my skin removal surgery. That's weird to say. It seems so long ago at the same time that it seems like just yesterday. Yesterday was a great day. I woke up and drank my Shakeology and decided to head to the farmer's market. It's a place with a happy...Read more
Ingredients2/3 cup Beyond Beef 1/4 cup shredded cheddar cheese (I used Daiya's vegan cheddar) 1 tbsp minced garlic 2 tbsp minced onion 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper sea salt to taste 1 orange bell pepper
MethodPreheat oven to 400 degrees. Cook beyond beef in a frying pan on medium heat. In the meantime, cut the top off the pepper like youre...
Today was a good day. I woke up not feeling all that fabulous, but the sun was shining. FINALLY. I usually like rain when I am going to be stuck in the house all day anyways, but enough days of the rain, enough days of the depression, and i NEED sunshine. I spent the morning watching...Read more
Today was ok. I woke up a little earlier today (11am), and am standing up a little straighter, but unfortunately was not feeling brand new. I am really feeling the post op blues that I had been warned about. I am just over all depressed. I'm upset about things that happened years ago and have...Read more