Sweet and Salty Saturday

I woke up and went for a nice, leasurily six mile run this morning. Running sometimes makes me crave salty foods, which leads me to crave sweet foods…and so went […]

Morning Delay

I don’t have to be at school until 7:45 this morning (in-service day). That is about 45 minutes later than my normal morning starts, but for some reason – I […]

Veggie Lovers

Oh man – what a day. It included a bloody and traumatic head injury that required stitches, a fantastic Halloween party (late, because of the snow days last week) – […]

Seasonal and Delicious

I started the day with pumpkin (steel cut) oats. Steel cut take a little longer, but there is something I like better about the texture. 1/3 cup steel cut oats […]

Fall Returns!

It was a gorgeous day here in Colorado – the sun was out, it was 60 degrees, and I actually got to be outside for 25 minutes of it (recess […]


Nothing like jumping back into reality with both feet. It was an exhausting and wild day in 3rd grade. But it felt good to be back in the groove. Breakfast […]

No Sweets Sunday

Because of my many indulgences yesterday – I told myself not to eat any sweets today. I found out that when I don’t have dessert – my hunger is more […]

Dial D for Dessert

I have had some pretty fantastic things to eat since the last time I checked in. Last night while watching some weird zombie movie called Fido (Meeker picked it from […]


I woke up at 5:00 this morning, all ready to do the shred and go to work. Just to be sure, I looked our district’s website to check for a […]

‘Tis the season

…for soup! But before we get to that, I tried a new drink that I got as a sample after my race a few weeks ago. It claims to “control […]