Today is my 22nd birthday, which isn’t exciting except for the fact that I can now relate to what Taylor Swift was singing about. But I did have a lot of “wow life is good” moments in the last week so I decided to share 22 things I’m grateful for on my 22nd birthday (in no… Continue reading 22 Things
I got lost on my run today. I guess that’s what I get for turning down a random path I found in the woods (it was well-marked parents, don’t worry). I ended up on some road and had no idea how to get home but I got there eventually. Here’s the thing about getting lost:… Continue reading Lost and found.
I want the world to be a better place. I don’t want people to go hungry. I don’t want the destiny of the major crop in this country to be high-fructose corn syrup. I want everybody else to be able to enjoy local and nutritious food (or even just nutritious food for that matter). I want… Continue reading Quit that bellyachin’
Days two and three of the internship are done and they were a serious wake-up call. The struggle was REAL. First of all, I am severely sleep deprived and all the coffee in the world can’t fix that (although it was worth the try). After chugging coffee yesterday morning, we started our day by taking a… Continue reading Reality hits hard, my friends.
Today was the first day of my internship. Hooray, yippee, wahoo and any other exclamatory, silly word you can think of!! It’s been a LONG time coming. I’m assuming most of you don’t know the process that us dietetic majors take but basically here’s the low down: in order for dietetic majors to become a… Continue reading From farm to fork to health.
My first night in the apartment, I wanted to make something delicious to celebrate for dinner. I also wanted to try out this handy indoor/outdoor grill that I got as a graduation gift. Since I’m surrounded by so many local markets and stands (see: pea tendril post), what better to grill that veggies? And ever since I… Continue reading Polenta with Grilled Veggies and Mozzarella
So in case you guys didn’t know, I’m a big fan of puns and bad jokes. Hence the title. And if you want to know why peas are relevant, keep reading! Since I have a week before my internship starts, I’ve been spending the last couple days exploring the area since I really don’t know much… Continue reading Very ap(pea)ling.