But I am WAY overdue for a new bike. Since the two Muddy Buddies I've raced have been pretty much the only off-road biking I've ever done, I'm pretty sure a mountain bike isn't the right bike for me. Instead, I decided to look for a road bike. Ideally, I wanted one that was fairly decent that I wouldn't have to sell a kidney to afford. Which is a pretty tall order, it turns out! Anyways, Dad and I hit up his favorite bike store and after working with a "bike guy" (technical term....) there to figure out what size bike I needed, I fell in love with this bike:
The rest of my Sunday involved a trip to my favorite store, Trader Joe's! Since I moved into my apartment in June, Trader Joe's is pretty out of the way for me (or even more out of the way than it had been while living with the parents), so I haven't been going there as often. Today's trip involved the very important task of restocking my school snack drawer!!! Last year's snack drawer:
School Eats (chocolate espresso beans are MANDATORY)What better way to justify buying a basil plant to myself than immediately making caprese salad when I got home? YUM. Does this count as cooking? I'm going to go with yes...
Check out my new book! No, I'm not eating vegan, but I'm interested in hearing the case for a vegan lifestyle. I'll let you know what I learn!
School starts this week. WHERE DID MY SUMMER GO???
What did you do this weekend?