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From free fall to fall free

So the past few posts have all been about me falling off my bike. But something just clicked the last time, and I had a fall free riding experience in the past few days. And what do you know, I am totally loving it. I had one great ride from my place all the way … Continue reading

My first achievement…. ouch! and YAYYY!!!

This week’s goal – learning how to ride a bike! Achievement of the week – I rode my first 15 miles this Sunday. But it wasn’t as simple as that may sound…. here is how it went… So this Saturday, we had our official first training of the season. It was to be 20 miles … Continue reading

I googled my parents today!

I had heard there are 6 people in the world with the same face. I am curious to meet all six that look the same. But I had not heard this about people having the same name. I was missing my parents a lot today.. and so I thought I would google them. And surprise!! … Continue reading

One-year Anniversary!!

Tomorrow, me and my husband finish our first 1st anniversary (we married each other twice in the past 18 months šŸ˜‰ – legal and religious); and we have grown so much closer, we argue much lesser and life seems more in tune now than a few months ago. Already a year has passed us by, … Continue reading

Holiday season!!

The long weekend is over and now there is yet another work week. Since my last post, I wanted to share something interesting – I actually craved salads in the past few days!! Yes, this is actually possible…..

Death Anniversary

27 November 2010 – that was the day my mother passed away, exactly one month after her 60th birthday. I still remember that day, etched clearly in my mind. I was with my fiance at his cousin’s house at thanksgiving, I wasn’t able to be with my mother this time. In the middle of the … Continue reading

Update: Eat to Live

So, if you have been following my blog for the past couple of weeks, you would know that I have started reading a new book “Eat to Live“. This book has been based on the concept of eating nutritious food and losing weight. We need to eat more nutrients per calorie and we will start … Continue reading

Vegetable smoothie with Sapota (recipe)

Nice, so finally I am the one giving recipes (never thought I would see the day) Ingredients 5 ounces of baby spinach 1/2 cup dark chocolate almond milk (I used Silk brand) 1 cup frozen chickoo (sapota) 1/2 cup frozen blackberries Method Put all the ingredients in a blender and you are on your way!!

Wow met my healthy goals!!

Did you? My healthy goals are very reasonable, and so that I can take baby steps toward being a healthier person and truly loving myself. Can you believe I met all of these the past week – Drink a at least a quart of water everyday instead of coffee/soda SnackĀ onĀ baby carrotsĀ instead of chips Have a … Continue reading