Smile in September

Today, I have a plan. I have a plan to become a happier person. I don’t have a plan to become a perfect person, or a plan to be fake and cheery even when I’m upset, but I have a plan to become overall happier. Happiness is in our control, whether or not people like …

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Gluten-Free Strawberry Cupcakes

What did I do with those beautiful strawberries? I made the gluten-free strawberry cupcakes that Joy raved about in her post yesterday. After seeing the recipe, and how easy the ingredients are to throw together, I knew I had to make them. Not just because I’m currently gluten-free, but because they looked like the perfect …

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Garlic Tea

Oh, yes I did. The first thing I did this morning was gargle warm salt water. The second thing I did this morning was take a steamy shower. The third thing I did this morning was make this tea: I left out “blew out multiple wads of snot” and “spat mucus into my bathroom sink,” …

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Happy Diez de Mayo!

Okay, so I’m like…five days late in order to give that title any meaning. Oh well. Here are some things I’ve been loving during my absense… Lots of parmesan roasted broccoli! Here’s what you need to do: 1.) Preheat your oven to 425 degrees. 2.) Line a baking sheet with parchment paper or aluminum foil. …

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My Blog’s Debut!

Writing the first post on a brand new blog has got to be one of the most depressing tasks there is. I’m basically writing to myself right now. Not even basically. I am writing to myself right now. I won’t be posting a recipe today, but I’ve been making some delicious meals lately. Mexican lasagna …

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Mexican Lasagna

On nights when Chad gives evening training sessions, I like to hang out at my mom’s house and cook dinner for my family. My mom pays for all the ingredients, and I don’t have to clean up or do any dishes! This is rapidly turning into one of my favorite traditions. Luckily, my mom and …

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Colorado

Hey there! I know I’m still blogging to myself, but if people are ever going to read my blog, there has to be something to read! So I will continue to blog to myself until that happens. I left LA this morning and am currently in Colorado for Chad’s brother’s wedding. We have the rehearsal …

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