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Mommy, what’s a vegetable?

Posted on February 2, 2014

*Puts on ranty pants* OK.  Nik & I have been trying out a fun iOS app called Pact. It’s been around for a while, but in case you’re not familiar with it, it’s basically just like gambling. Waheeeeey there! All righty, it’s probably legally iffy to say that. It’s not gambling. You simply make a deal to have healthier daily habits through one of three measurable ways, and if you keep it up for a week you earn a little bit of money. If you don’t stick with it, you owe them money. It’s basically just like betting. Wait. No, no. No. Anyway. You make a pact to go to the gym, say, 3 times this week, and if you miss a day you’ll…

Sam’s vs. Costco

Posted on January 14, 2014

Wrote a recipe book. Here it is, in its entirety: Chapter 1: Breakfast Eat eggs. Chapter 2: Lunch/Dinner Season meat & vegetables with salt/pepper/garlic. Put meat & vegetables in oven. Heat up until cooked. Eat them. Afterword Thanks for reading. We make food in bulk — like 12 pounds of chicken at a time — so we buy food in bulk. I was a Costco member for years. It’s 40 miles from my house, but when I joined it was on my way to & from my job, so it was convenient. I loved it. Eventually I got a different job, & Costco was just sitting there, 40 miles away, in a direction I have no reason to drive in. Still, I loved it, so…

All the food

Posted on July 30, 2013

Fellow CrossFitter & new parent Meg had a post on her blog recently detailing what’s in her refrigerator. I think it was one of those things where she was tagged by some people who had done it, so on and so forth, & Nik drew my attention to it, saying it was a great idea. I liked it, too, & thought what the hell, I’ll do it too. I found Meg’s post interesting because I’m nosy. You may find this one interesting. Or you might find this is the most boring thing ever. In which case, enjoy the rest of your day. You’ll notice there’s not a lot of crap in here. I know we’re doing the Whole30 (at least Nik still is, &…