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Sep 2, 2014 - Just My Thoughts, Skinny Bits    Comments Off

Five Random Confessions

One. I’m one of those annoyingly picky eaters. Between the food I’m allergic to and the stuff that grosses me out, I don’t eat the following:

  • Fruit (tomatoes included) – the texture grosses me out. I don’t like squishy or mushy things in my mouth.
  • Beans or peas
  • Greens – my grandmother cooked them too often when I was young and I legitimately cannot taste them anymore.
  • Celery
  • Carrots
  • Yams/sweet potatoes
  • Spicy food – food isn’t supposed to hurt, yo
  • Unless you want to see me swell up like Hitch, keep your walnuts, almonds, peanuts, or anything cooked in sesame.

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Aug 29, 2014 - Skinny Bits    Comments Off

Skinny Bits 8.29.14

I took advantage of the task-oriented energy that came with the New Moon in Virgo earlier this week and made some updates on the blog. Ta da!! Since I’ve directed this space toward being a journal/memoir, this layout felt perfect. I’ve also got a running list of writing prompts so I can stick with my new intention of posting here twice a week. It’s part of my Beginner’s Mind Zen practice: investing more energy in my creative endeavors, an area of my life I’ve neglected for awhile now.

The biggest reason I’m drawn to astrology: it helps me order my steps. (I plan to elaborate on this in a blog post at some point)

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