Lulu and Salad and The End

I took several pictures this week that I liked. I’ve already shared most of them online, but here they are all in one place: Y’all, I’m considering dropping photo Friday from the weekly line up. I’ve been posting less on Instagram because of it, but I miss ‘gramming regularly. I think I’d rather just share…

3 Things That Made Me Smile Today

Today was kind of a mixed bag. A pipe burst under our kitchen sink and threw off my plans for dinner/the rest of the day, and I’ve been struggling for hours with writer’s block on the blog post I had planned to publish today. Not the worst day I’ve had recently, but not really a great…

Currently (or: millennial adult)

I've never felt so much like a millennial adult in my life. — Kelli Taylor (@keenertaylor) April 26, 2016 The above is probably my favorite thing I’ve ever tweeted. Currently, I’m.. Cooking.. I tried Nutrition Stripped’s recipe for Grain-Free Walnut Bread yesterday. It’s completely delicious, but I must have done something wrong because I didn’t get…

Tweets of the Week

My Favorite Tweets This Week

WIFE: He cares more about twitter than our financial future ACCOUNTANT: You should have a 401k account ME: Right!? My tweets are so good — Terry F (@daemonic3) April 16, 2016 doc: "your dad's been in a coma for 9 days, we're running out of ideas"me: "let me try" [goes to adjust thermostat]dad: [opens one…

From Wanting To to Doing

Last week’s goals: 1. Keep eating healing foods: A I’m doing it! Y’all, I slipped one time this week and I ate a handful of Doritos. But I was immediately threw the bag away instead of what I would’ve done in the past, which was: feel guilty for slipping, think “oh well, I’ll start over tomorrow”, and just…

Q&A pt 2: Pop Culture Questions

A couple of weekends ago, I put out a call on Twitter and Facebook for questions so I could do a Q&A post. I got so many more than I expected! There were more than 50! I’d like to get to all of them eventually, but I decided to break it up and group similar questions…

Almost-Cobb Salad

For lunch I made a super-yummy salad and it was so pretty I just had to snap a picture and share it. Here are the ingredients I used: Spinach Hard-boiled eggs Cherry tomatoes Roasted chicken breast White onion Avocado Roasted sweet potato Vinegar & oil for dressing The differences between this salad and a classic Cobb Salad…

“The Elvis Snarl”

My in-law’s dog Heavy does this thing with his lip when he’s stressed out or doesn’t get his way, like when we wouldn’t let him inside while we were eating dinner the other day:  His previous family called it the Elvis snarl, haha. I think it’s a hilarious look, but it’s also cool that he has such…

3 Random Songs I’ve Had Stuck in My Head

Do you ever catch yourself singing or humming a song and think, “that’s random; I haven’t heard this song in ages”? That happens to me all the time. Here are three songs that keep popping into my head this week: A Dark Design by Among Savages I love this song. To me, it feels both sad and hopeful at the…