Category Archives: Vegan

More Catalina Island, 1/2 Marathon Training Update and Running Shoes

Well, I am back from Catalina Island and let me just say, I now know what it would be like to be a FULL TIME USC graduate student. I’m only part time right now, and thank goodness for that. ┬áTaking … Continue reading

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Vegan Taco Filling

I blogged about going to a place in Morro Bay called Shine Cafe and how much I loved their taco salad filling…To die for. So filling and filled with flavor. I decided to try and recreate this at home a … Continue reading

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Summer Vegan Zucchini Bread

When I think of summer, one thing I remember is growing zucchinis in our backyard, and getting more than an abundance of them for us to handle…and literally handing them out to everyone we saw. Well, my lovely cousin I’ve … Continue reading

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Family Holiday

Whew, what a whirl wind of a weekend! So much happened I don’t know where to start! Lets see… So I have been waiting for this weekend for what feels like an eternity! My brother, his girlfriend and Whit drove … Continue reading

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And….Nothing

And…I have nothing for you. Haha, I’m gone two weeks and I have nothing to report back to you guys…I’m such a bad blogger! Ok, maybe I have a few things, but I feel like nothing of excitement has happened … Continue reading

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My Day Vs. Food

I’ve had a few people ask me since I had my “Ah-ha” moment a few months ago to post a day of food…and talk about eating intuitively. It has been an interesting road for sure, going from worrying about my … Continue reading

Posted in Anxiety, Birds, chocolate, dessert, dinner, Eating Disorder, Eating Disorder Recovery, ED entry, ED Side Note, Fears, Green Smoothie, Guilt, Hunger, Insanity, Intuitive Eating, lunch, Negative Thoughts, New Foods, Recovery, Running, Shakeology, Side Notes, Soy Yogurt, Stress, Vegan, Ventura | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 22 Comments

With Irregularity

What a whirlwind of two weeks it’s been since I updated! Things have been crazy busy and with work, Ragnar training and spending time with Whit! Work has been crazy busy and hard. I’ve been averaging over 50 hours a … Continue reading

Posted in Birds, Blogger Love, cats, chocolate, dessert, Eat, Eating Disorder, Eating Disorder Recover, Eating Disorder Recovery, EatingBender, Environment, Fashion, Field Work, Guilt, Hiking, Home, Honey, Jenn, Long Run, Negative Thoughts, Race Recaps, Races, Ragnar, Running, Travel, Valentine's Day, Vegan, Ventura, Walking, Whit | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Back to the Grind

Hi Everyone! Sorry to have gone MIA on you, things got crazy busy as I started field work again last week! I was sent out to various places in Palm Springs, the San Jacinto Mountains and Orange County to find … Continue reading

Posted in Banding, Birds, desert, Environment, Field Work, Hiking, Home, Insanity, Native Foods, Races, Running, Strength Training, Tempeh, Travel, Vegan, Ventura, Whit, work | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Recipe Wednesday: Banana Pumpkin Walnut Muffins

Recipe Wednesday: Banana Pumpkin Walnut Muffins I was actually following a recipe when these muffins were being made. Then I got lazy and forgot to look at all the ingredients, skipped a few, replaced some others…and this is how they … Continue reading

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Looking into 2013

2012 was certainly a doozy! There was so much that happened and still now I have a hard time believing that I spent three months in Peru in the jungle! Sometimes I wonder about the choices that I make for … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 Goals, Birding Thursday, Birds, Field Work, Races, Recipe Wednesday, Recipes, Running, Vegan | Tagged , , , , , , | 10 Comments