Category Archives: Food

3 Day Weekend Randomness

Jason and I took a vacation day on Friday.  It was a much needed three day weekend for me as he had MLK Day and Presidents’ Day off so far this year, but I hadn’t taken any time off work.  … Continue reading

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Holiday Food Part 3 – M Family Christmas

This is the final post in a holiday food series.  Click here to read the first part or here to read the second part. This past Saturday my aunt hosted Christmas for my dad’s side of the family.  As a … Continue reading

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Holiday Food Part 2 – K Family Christmas

This is the second post in a holiday food series.  Click here to read the first part or here to read the final part. Jason’s family’s Christmas was held the same day as the Wildcat 10k.  Fortunately it wasn’t until … Continue reading

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Holiday Food Part 1 – Thanksgiving

This is the first part of a holiday food series.  Click here to read the second part or here to read the final part. Through most of my life I have been a big fan of the holidays in every … Continue reading

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Look Before You Cook (or Bake)

Over the past year Jason and I have greatly reduced the amount of food we let go to waste.  We didn’t set out to make this an intentional goal.  I’d like to say it came from our desire to help … Continue reading

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Sauce Success and Frozen Flop

I have a love/hate relationship with cooking.  Mostly I love to hate it.  I have written about this topic previously in The Highs and Lows of Cooking and Eating – A Necessary Evil.  Perhaps the irony in this is how much … Continue reading

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10 Tips for Eating Healthy on a Budget

Disclaimer – I am not a professional nutritionist, medical practitioner, personal trainer or anything else that would make me certified to recommend lifestyle changes.  I am simply someone who reads a whole lot about food/nutrition/wellness and am an avid runner.  I … Continue reading

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