May 26th 2020, 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm Gi, Coach Sadiq Warm Up: – from closed guard = arm bar to triangle to omaplata, then back to triangle to arm bar (repeattttttt) Technique: #1: Newspaper Armbar You have your opponent in open guard Move your left foot to their same side hip Grip the right… Read More Jiu Jitsu Journal – May 26th 2020
Okay, just a quick update today. In the last 10 days, things have grown quickly! I really think that the homemade compost packed a punch and is helping my little babies grow even more. I made my own bug repellent because I didn’t want to buy any harsh chemicals to keep little friends away.… Read More The Gardening Chronicles – May 20th 2020
May 12th – a shit ton of spinach, baby greens, and kale (I had about half of this for lunch this day and stored the rest for later in the week) May 14th – 2 zucchini and 1 squash (this was the first harvest of zucchini and squash, yay! I gave it to my… Read More May Harvests!
The homemade compost was finally ready and I used it in the garden about a week ago, but I forgot to document it because I was way to freaking excited! I mean, I made my OWN compost for the garden. Real farmer talk y’all. It smelled sweet, which I wasn’t expecting, and it wasn’t sticky… Read More The Gardening Chronicles – May 10th 2020
Our garden is flourishing! I was worried about the aloe because it started turning brown after a few days at home but the base is green now, yay! The mini sweet peppers that I had planted from seeds from kitchen scraps are breaking the surface. These are one of the girl’s most favorite veggies so… Read More The Gardening Chronicles – April 27th 2020
Quick garden update time! My cute little grandpa neighbor next door gave me some of his cactus cuttings to replant. He has a beautiful garden in his back yard and has started giving me tips to help my little garden thrive. I’m pretty sure he is a wizard because his green onions are as wide… Read More The Gardening Chronicles – April 21st 2020
I have gotten a real life look into the every day life of my dogs. They are much more lazy than I thought, except when a stranger walks by the house. Then all of a sudden they are beefed up guard dogs who will tear the flesh off your bones. Balance is important I guess?… Read More Things I’m Thankful For During Quarantine
My little babies are growing. I am so proud of myself for successfully tending to a garden (so far). I added a few cinder blocks to the edge of the garden to enclose the little patch of aloe that I planted. The mini white roses and marigolds give some color to the aloe bed. I… Read More The Gardening Chronicles – April 11th, 2020
We have plants y’all! Quick updates – The spinach, tomatoes, and baby tomatoes are sprouting. I am worried that the spinach seeds may be planted too close together, so we’ll see how they grow. The potatoes have erupted like crazy! I’ve added more compost and soil to their mounds. Once our homemade compost is ready… Read More The Gardening Chronicles – April 4th 2020, we have plants y’all!
February 27th 2020, 6:45-7:50 pm Gi, seminar with Master Marcelo Warm Up: shrimp out (down the mat on 1 side, then again on the other side) shrimp out, then get to your elbow, shrimp again, then post your arm (make sure it is to your side, not behind you), and scoot your butt to the… Read More Jiu Jitsu Journal – February 27th 2020