Cooking · Dinner

New Year’s Eve Dinner

For the last dinner of 2013, I went back to one of our favorite dinners. Udon noodle bowls with tofu, vegetables and an amazing peanut sauce. This meal always takes me a long time to put together – but the end result is amazingly fresh and worth the effort. (I don’t think it would take…… Continue reading New Year’s Eve Dinner

Breakfast · Dinner · Lunch · Walk

Salads and French Cooking

My morning was sort of funny today. I left the house without a smoothie and without coffee. I stopped at Honey Dew Donuts and ordered a medium iced coffee with milk and (in all caps as I was ordering) NO SUGAR, please. I was so thankful to have an iced coffee on my ride to…… Continue reading Salads and French Cooking


The last couple of weeks…

So, you might have been wondering where I have been over the last couple of weeks. Some blog readers have asked me why I am not writing as much as I usually do. Well, the good news is that I’m not sick (the last time I stopped writing I was in the hospital!). I am…… Continue reading The last couple of weeks…

Dinner · Lunch · Workout

Weekend Recap

This weekend was a really interesting mix of low key moments and getting together with friends. I made sure to get some rest so that my work week will (hopefully) not feel as daunting to me. Friday I worked late, yet again. But thankfully I went out to dinner with two of my friends after…… Continue reading Weekend Recap

Breakfast · Lunch · Workout

Quite the day…

If you went back to work today, how did it go? My day back was not the worst in the world. But it was very quiet in my office and building today. I was the only one in my department at work today, but I was productive and got a lot of things done in…… Continue reading Quite the day…

Breakfast · Lunch

It was a dark and stormy night…

… and I am sitting on the couch, drinking tea and reading my book in front of my fire-place. I am not going to lie, it’s pretty great right now. But I do feel guilty for not going to the gym. But honestly? It is pouring rain right now, and I’ve done two days in…… Continue reading It was a dark and stormy night…

Breakfast · Lunch

Finally Friday

Wow. It is finally Friday. It has been a super long work week for me. But it was only a four day work week, thankfully. Even though I had long days, I am glad I only had four days to report to the office. 🙂 I was able to sleep until 7 o’clock this morning…… Continue reading Finally Friday