Crockpot Calabasitas


Mid-afternoon I had a smoothie bowl with some cereal. I eat these a lot as you may have noticed from this lil’ ol site.  This pack of Zucchini Squash randomly caught my eye at TJ’s yesterday. I had a specific recipe in mind, but changed plans to use the crockpot. Growing up my mom would make Calabasitas – a traditional Mexican dish with zucchini squash cooked in spices. I … [Read more...]

Manager’s Special Tips


I took my car in for some service this morning so Ben had to drop me off at work. We got really into this NPR story about a former gang member girl. Anyone else hear it? After my short shift (1.5 hours) I walked home. Saw this sign on the way. Right smack in the middle of Los Angeles and San Diego. Kinda. It was overcast all weekend and today the sun decides to bust out and … [Read more...]

Eggs N’ Toast


Hello and Happy Monday Tuesday! I haven’t been checking my training calendar the night before lately so I didn’t realize I had 8 miles on the schedule for today. I just didn’t feel like doing that much so I switched with Wednesday and did just under 5 today. Since I posted my training calendar on the wall I haven’t really been thinking about my next run or workout until that … [Read more...]