A recipe for success

Sometimes I lose faith in humanity. Someone I think I know as, if not a good, at least a decent person proves themselves to be somehow less than human. It’s frustrating, but I guess, not entirely unexpected, right?

So what’s a girl to do to cheer herself up? How about EVERYTHING she loves packed into one evening?!? (Combined with a killer soundtrack courtesy of her iTunes Genius function!)

In this case, that means running, pilates-ing, cooking, photo uploading/editing, and, of course, writing. Here’s the visual evidence, beginning with last night:

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Peter Bjorn & John concert. You should have seen this before I color-corrected it. I looked so tan!

The meal for the evening was actually quite delicious:

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Step 1: Boil whole wheat pasta, sautee broccoli and yellow pepper with cooking spray.
Step 2: Add a bit of olive oil to the cooking vegetables. Set aside.
Step 2: Add more olive oil to cooking veggies; set aside.
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Step 3: Drain pasta. Pause to enjoy the facial effect of the steam.
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Step 4: Add more olive oil and thinly sliced colby cheese. (Also known as the best parts.)
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Step 5: Mix in a dash of garlic powder and crushed red pepper. Enjoy.

I also recently bought my boyfriend (pronounced: boy-fraaaaan in my head) a present, and it arrived in the mail today! Photo below!

Oh come on, I know you read this! 😉

So anyway, color me cheered up.

What I’m trying to say is, I’m a girl of simple pleasures. And there’s nothing wrong with that.

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