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Running

21th May 2011

So I don't enjoy running, not yet anyways haha.  Today I made it 20 minutes in, having a pretty decent time, and then I just started to die, I made it 25 minutes without stopping to walk but was exhausted.  Maybe with time that 20 minutes will keep pushing out and sometime in this century I will be able to do a 5k without feeling like I'm dying ...

New Recipes

18th May 2011

So I have tried a few new good recipes lately and have posted them all to open cookbook but figured I would add photos with a link here. Greek Asparagus with Chicken and Orzo So I really liked this recipe.  Derek thought it didn't have a lot of taste but it grew on him as he ate it.   If you love Asparagus and feta cheese it is a great ...

Great Food Truck Race

14th May 2011

So this weekend the Foot Network show Great Food Truck Race was in Manhattan, KS.  They bring food trucks to cities (have been in LA, Vegas, and Denver before here) and the lowest selling truck goes home.  There was five that came to Manhattan!  We went to eat one today, and lets just say it was kind of a disaster.  When we got there the line was as long as ...

Europe Itinerary

12th May 2011

I am, what I would classify, an over-planner for trips to Europe.  The last thing I want to do is get there and be lost, waste hours finding a hotel to sleep in, or go in the wrong direction on a train haha.  It costs so much money and vacation days to get to Europe I like to plan ahead so we can get the most out of our time ...