Tag Archives: body image

2nd Half of the beginning

So, I made a private challenge unknown to all but my husband. I decided I would start training for walking a half marathon. I adopted a lower carb diet (notice, LOWER carb diet, NOT CARB free) and got down to … Continue reading

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pregnancy and garlic scapes

Yesterday was my 19th wedding anniversary. I took my husband on his first trail ride in 20 years. We packed a lunch of deli turkey sandwiches on whole grain bread with apple wood smoked cheddar. Along the ride we found … Continue reading

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Fortitude and squash

Fortitude. What does it mean to have fortitude?? What does it have to do with food? With body image? Do you have it? I have used this word twice today. First when describing the admiration I have for a friend’s … Continue reading

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In the Moment

Being in the moment. That’s the focus this month. I am still here. I think about the blog often, I’ve just run out of time to post. Sometimes it comes to choosing computer time or hubby time. You can see … Continue reading

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My education continues in cooking, in priorities

Priorities. How do we set their values? I feel like I am treading water in a raging creek nearly over flowing with the spring run off. My priorities seem out of whack right now. Balance is elusive. I am not … Continue reading

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EIGHT

Day eight is coming to a close.  We’ve been busy, working in the cafe (made a brown sauce today, from the brown stock of yesterday, to become the demi glace tomorrow) we’ve had 4-h meetings and rides and I just … Continue reading

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day 6 symbolic wall building, breakfast recipe, catching up

It is so quiet. The only sound I hear is the hum of the computer motor, my typing on the key board and the dryer is running. I can smell the multi-grain sour dough bread dough that’s on the counter, … Continue reading

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Cafe event food, day 2 of wall building

This is day 2. 50 more to go to have a firm wall built between me and what society, media, popular culture say I should look like. 50 days left to build women’s hearts and change the strangle hold advertisers … Continue reading

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Day 1, 51 more to go, LOVE your tree!

Well? How’s the foundation inspection going?? How’s your wall? What did you do today to firm it up?? Me: I ate a cookie! 🙂 and I don’t feel bad! and I didn’t get in my upper body strength training session … Continue reading

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52 days to rebuild a wall

Nehemiah motivated his people to rebuild the wall protecting Jerusalem in 52 days. This was definitely accomplished with God’s help. This wall is said to have been 4.5 miles long, 24 ft at the base and just over 26 ft. … Continue reading

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