NEW BIKE DAY

NEW BIKE DAY!!!! Can you tell I’m excited? I am now the lucky owner of a 2018 Specialized Stumpjumper. I am not going to get all geeky and go through the specs because then no one would read my blog!

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Easy Instant Pot Quinoa

Easy Instant Pot Quinoa

The Instant Pot makes this recipe really easy, no watching the stove or cleaning up a mess when the pot boils over. I usually make a cup of quinoa at a time and keep it in the fridge for easy, quick meals. My dad gave me an Instant Pot as a housewarming gift when we moved to Reno and I’ll admit I was skeptical. I thought anything made in an instant pot could be made in a slow cooker, so why would you need both? WRONG. I will admit I think all kitchen appliances are necessary, even if they do serve a limited function. 

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30 Day Recap : October 2017

Today is October 30, 2017, I’m behind. This month was crazy; we were so busy! I’ve been on an airplane every week for work, we got two boxer puppies, and had lots of visitors here in Reno! My eating has been awful and I feel it. For the month of October I decided to have one drink per day.

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30 Day Recap : September 2017

I decided to eat vegetables with every meal in September. Generally I eat a lot of vegetables (or so I thought!), so I thought this would be easy. Wrong! First lesson, I do not consume as many vegetables as I originally thought – welcome the lunch struggle.

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