Share List When I got the chicken breast from Whole Foods yesterday for my lunch, I realized that there was quite a bit in the deli case that I could actually eat. That took the pressure off a bit yesterday since I didn’t want to cook, but wouldn’t have had any leftovers I could pack. 

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Share List I am watching The Great British Baking Show. As much as I like to bake, I’ve never tried cakes, so it’s interesting to watch. They’re making swiss rolls. And ohhhhh British people fretting over cakes is adorable! It’s so sugary and full of cake and therefore a form of torture. 

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Share List Sunday is prep day! More prosciutto egg muffin cups, since those have been pretty fabulous. I’ve discovered that melting the coconut oil works for greasing the tin better than just rubbing it on like shortening. In liquid form, it also works as a sort of wallpaper glue for the prosciutto. Look at me, developing a technique! […]

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Share List This whole day got off on the wrong foot. My eyes just would not adjust to the light this morning, and in rubbing them I managed to scratch up my left. I’ve been tired all day. Very much looking forward to sleeping in tomorrow. But other than feeling off, my day wasn’t bad […]

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Share List Last night, I dreamt of brownies. Chewy, fudge-iced, perfect brownies. I don’t remember eating it in my dream, and I have no particular craving for it now, but desserts are starting to invade my sleep and I’m not cool with the idea that my subsconscious brain is such a goddamn tease. 

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Share List When my friend Kelly Hurst sent around the invitation to the fundraiser she’s holding in Chicago for her nonprofit Being Black at School, I was 100% on board. I just had to wait until pay day to buy a ticket. And then I wondered, “Will I still be doing Whole30 on April 1st?” […]

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Share List SNOW DAY! SNOW DAY! SNOW DAY! Wait, I still have to work from home? Well shoot. Seriously, though. There’s about 10 inches of snow on my car judging by what I can see from the window, here on the inside where it’s warm because I have no interest in setting foot outside today. I […]

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Share List The title says it all. I got up, I ate food, I had a really good Monday at work, and that’s it. The big news around here is that after no measurable snowfall in January and February for the first time since they started keeping track, there’s actually snow on the ground in Chicago. […]

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