INSANITY–Month 2

Today I was angry. Like super pissed. Because today I started the second month of the INSANITY program, where the workouts get harder and longer. Well today was even worse, because before I even started the 59 minute workout, I had to do the fit test, which took like another 35 minutes. Of course, I…

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Blackberry Clafouti

Wholefoods had (is having) a sale on blackberries, so I bought up a bunch. But they’ve been sitting in my fridge, and I know how I buy things with good intentions to do something with them and never do until part of it starts to mold. Shame. So this time I caught myself before any…

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Gourmet at home

So this was supposed to have been posted like, 2 weeks ago. But anyhow, still relevant since I’m making this salmon as we speak— Last night I made a BANGING dinner. I’ve cooked salmon before but it never quite comes out as good as I would like. This time I cooked it in a pan…

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INSANITY–1st month complete!

Sunday’s supposed to be the day of rest throughout this process, but yesterday I just could not get it together. So I did my final workout of the first month of Insanity today. I have a week of recovery workouts and then the second month starts with longer, more intense (insane) workouts. Good timing too,…

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Another Historical Night & Four More Years

So I know this is probably a late post, but better late than never: It’s really a privilege for me to know that for both presidential elections that I’ve been able to vote in, I’ve been able to put my vote towards making history. My very first time eligible to vote in a presidential election,…

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Halloween WAS Happy until…

Halloween in New Orleans is an adult affair. The costumes range from non-existent to incredibly over the top creative. Both last year and this year, Halloween has fallen on a weekday so a lot of people went out on the Saturday before. I went to frenchmen st. both times, and the sheer volume of people…

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