Progress is Progress

Well… so much for Whole30. I have plenty of excuses as to why I didn’t complete it, and some of them are actually solid reasons, but that doesn’t matter. It’s ok though. My eating is under control. All of the meals that I am cooking are Whole30 compliant and will continue to be. I have…

The Morality of an Atheist

Its possible that this post will upset you, but please read it in full. Last night as I was scrolling through my Reader, I noticed a video of a debate between an Atheist and a Christian. Here is a link to the debate if you’d like to watch it. The topic of the debate was “Does…

Day 1: Whole30 Round 2

So yesterday I decided that since I’ve done this before I’m going to make some modifications. I will not be going hard core this time around. Here are the modifications I’ve made. I am allowed 1 piece of chocolate on work days. (I keep a bag of dark chocolate Reese’s in the freezer at work)…

Whole30 Round 2

Tomorrow I am starting Whole30 for the second time. Haven’t heard of Whole30? Heres a link to the website that gives you a run down of the program. You don’t have to pay for anything unless you feel like buying the book. I’d like to buy the book but I didn’t when I started. Its an intense…

Seven Weeks: A Declaration of Motivation

Exactly 7 weeks from now, I will be on a plane in the process of landing in Honolulu, HI. I am missing Ian so much and I can’t wait to get there.   I have 7 weeks to get myself in the physical condition that I want to be in. I’m going to be walking…

Encaustics

I love working with encaustics. Of all the mediums I have experimented with over the years, encaustic is my favorite. If this is a new one for you, let me explain. Encaustics is an ancient form of art using melted beeswax and pigment to paint. It is naturally archival, which is fantastic. There is just…

Starting Somewhere

Man, where do I even begin with this thing? I guess I’m on a quest, of sorts. I have a lot of spare time to sit and think. I work at the front desk of a hotel. That can mean a lot of sitting around and waiting. I get two 15 minutes breaks each day…