This month is cray-cray filled with traveling, and surely gassing up the car and my coffee mug for a 6 hour drive back from Maine right now, but so worth it to see my friend Becky tie the knot. Congrats Becks!
But alas, the ALSS show must go on!
You may not be able to change your circumstances, but you can always change your mindset.
Music of the Moment:
“Turpentine” – Brandi Carlile
Brandi is such an autumn music artist. This one is a classic fav.
One perk of traveling to Boston so often for work is the excuse to visit home in NH. Such a heart-filling weekend after a stressful week, with a long overdue visit to my favorite diner with one of my favorite gals.
You know you’re getting older when you ask for an oil change and a hike for your birthday. It may have been a few weeks early, but it felt amazing to hike Monadnock again after a few years with Papa John. He always knows just how far to push me without making me frustrated and give up entirely.
Another perk of traveling is getting to come home to the boyf and surprise flowers. Yes he calls me oats. Yes that is oat confetti. He makes me happy.
Fall Harvest Warm Kale Salad – Lively Table
I struggle with kale salads, because of how….KALE they are. Wilting it the slightest bit, and eating warm sounds totally fit for fall.
Make Ahead Thanksgiving Panzanella – Oh She Glows
I’ve made panzanella salads multiple times for Thanksgiving, and it’s always a hit. Thanksgiving-afying it makes me think it will go even quicker this time around.
Apple Butter Pizza – The Almond Eater
Sweet and salty, and perfectly fall-y pizza. Major swoonage going on.
Which is better? 3 meals a day vs 5-6 mini meals – Eating Bird Food
Spoiler alert: do what works for you!
On Feeling Like an Imposter & Doing Things That Scare Us – fANNEtastic Food
Love Anne’s honesty and humbleness in this post. Fake it ’til you make it is real!
Living in the In-Between – Hummusapien
Life is a journey, and so if finding a way of eating that works and feels good for YOU. And that’s okay…
3 Simple Ways to Make Your Blog Posts More Conversational – ProBlogger
You may be typing out your blog posts in your pajamas…at 3 PM on a Saturday, but they should flow like you’re chatting with your best gal friend..in your pajamas at 3 PM.
Conquering Blogging Frustration, Burnout, and Overload – LuckyLoveLife
The struggle is all too real for us bloggers. Not letting these hiccups get to the core of why you started this crazy journey in the project in the first place.
This time 10 months ago I …
…made these viral cowboy cookies, and now I have a serious craving for a stack of these for my freezer. Why do I do this to myself each week!?
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