Thoughts from a 20-something stumbling through adulthood

Tag: Meals

Whole30, Day 15: Eating out for the first time

Whole30, Day 15: Eating out for the first time

When I first started Whole30, I had basically resigned myself to avoiding restaurants for the duration. I didn’t want to be one of those women asking the poor teenage waiter about everything that went into the salad dressing.  But then I got this text.  This […]

Whole30, Day 9: Crock Pots are your friend

Whole30, Day 9: Crock Pots are your friend

My grandmother raised nine children, started her first real job in her 40s, survived the loss of her husband and recently underwent quadruple bypass heart surgery. I just found out she did all that without a Crock Pot or a microwave, and my respect for […]

Whole30, Day 6: OMG I’m a whale

Whole30, Day 6: OMG I’m a whale

So, I have some good news and some bad news. The good news: Tonight I threw together a delicious and Whole30-compliant dinner without a recipe or anything! The bad news: I am a whale. Remember that Whole30 timeline that basically explains how awful you’re going […]

Whole30, Day 1: Self-inflicted destruction

Whole30, Day 1: Self-inflicted destruction

Day 1 update: OMFG THIS IS HARD. To be fair, I made it infinitely more painful by not being prepared when the day came. This morning I woke up with literally NO Whole30-approved food. Needless to say, the first few hours of the day were […]