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
May 21st 2020, 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm Gi, Coach Sadiq No warm up today Technique: #1 – Failed de la riva because your opponent tried to pass your guard by kneeling down, with their elbow on your knee or on the outside of your knee; you have a sleeve and cross collar grip, with… Read More Jiu Jitsu Journal – May 21st 2020
May 19th 2020, 6:45 – 7:45 pm Gi, Coach Sadiq Today was an off day for me. I wasn’t feeling it. I was moody. That’s not a good mentality to train with. I’m pretty sure I didn’t eat enough today. I had a hard time paying attention. Poopy day. Technique: We worked on finding the… Read More Jiu Jitsu Journal – May 19th 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 husband and I will be celebrating our 10 year anniversary next month. It still seems like yesterday that we were just kids in high school sitting under the street light outside of my house, talking about nothing and everything. He was my best friend, someone that I could be honest with who wouldn’t back… Read More Here’s a little story… all about how… my life got flipped, turned upside down…
I’m sitting in the library looking at the folding chairs and tables leaning against the record player. The house has been washed of fall decor. We shopped ’till we dropped. The food worshiping holiday is over. We did it. We survived our first holiday since Grandpa has passed. That sounds really sad, I know it… Read More The food worshiping holiday is over. We did it.