Fantasies

“Fantasies and a picture of a dog? Where the deuce is this going?”, you think to yourself with a furrowed brow. This week I found myself fantasizing a lot. Thinking about some time in the future when I am on vacation, walking the streets of Boston with my boyfriend, having a beer after a run,…

Something there that wasn’t there before…

Can you tell I watched Beauty and the Beast on the plane ride home? It was pretty tough to come back from a week in Boston with this guy. We had an amazing time walking (everywhere), eating Boston’s finest veggie foods, and getting to see where he lives, takes classes, and meet his friends. Super…

5 essential oils to start with

I originally got into essential oils because I wanted to make my apartment smell nice. Candles are expensive and the majority of the affordable ones contain lead and carcinogens. Yuck. #thanksyankee So I got myself a diffuser and a couple of oils to start from my friend Courtney at NYR Organic. The original investment for…

3 ways to avoid overeating at mealtime

I have been on the struggle bus with this one lately. Mealtimes alone are… hard. I am just itching to occupy my busy mind with a new episode of Orange is the New BlackĀ (yes, I am linking it to you in case you want to kill many many hours too), responding to text messages, perusing…

Overcommitment vs. Desperation

Have you ever spent so much time in an overwhelmingly busy state that the moment you have two seconds to breath you have no desire to do anything? I mean absolutely anything. Even the things that you usually love to do. That has been my week. Last week I was in overdrive trying to get…

What to do with leftover cookies

I tried to make these “healthy” cookies the other week with leftover almond meal from homemade almond milk. They turned out like… shit. Excuse my language. I kept them in the fridge for over a week… Unwilling to bring them to a party and be rid of them forever or attempt to enjoy one. Since…