A Year of Accountability

I’m really looking forward to this coming year. I have a rather distinct determination or need to challenge myself this year. Whether that’s to finish something I’ve already started or to just take on a challenge and see it through.  I’m notoriously bad at finishing things. Reading books, writing books, fitness challenges, even making plans… Continue reading A Year of Accountability

Life, Updates

Why wait till January?

People usually wait until January 1st to make resolutions. But, I’m making mine a month and a half before. Why? Because I want to… I looked back at my post from January and found that I’ve actually been really good about my resolutions. I’m ridiculously amazed, excited, and proud about to be honest.  I’ve worked… Continue reading Why wait till January?


New Year, New Goals

I don't call them resolutions; I call them goals. Why? Because if I put a label on something, I fail to do it. But if I designate a goal, put a deadline to it, and steer myself in a direction, I might actually accomplish it (not always, but more often than not). My goals last… Continue reading New Year, New Goals

Attempt v. Result, Cooking

Attempt v. Result: “Indian Lentil-Cauliflower Soup” from The Oh She Glows Cookbook

The Oh She Glows Cookbook was added to my cookbook collection as a way to infuse more vegetables into my life. I assumed bringing a vegetarian/vegan cookbook (or three) into my life would be a great way of accomplishing that. I flipped through, bookmarked several recipes, and set my sights on making this soup: Indian… Continue reading Attempt v. Result: “Indian Lentil-Cauliflower Soup” from The Oh She Glows Cookbook