All posts tagged: spirituality

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There’s magic within you + Vegan Apple Gallete

Happy weekending friends! Today I have a poem for you and a beautiful rustic vegan apple gallete. I have had trouble stringing coherent sentences these days amidst job applications. It takes a very long time to fill one job application and to my dismay, I haven’t heard back from any. It’s not a good feeling and it makes me feel like I’ve lost hope. But I guess with these things you have to throw your nets as far as possible and hope that one catches. One afternoon I simply couldn’t fill out an application any longer and decided to bake. I’m glad I made the choice because this apple gallete has the tartness of the apples combined with the buttery soft sweet pastry as the crust. and I love the crust. Whenever I eat a cheesecake, I always always eat the crust last, because it is the best part of the cake! The childlike nature in me refuses to lose hope in this job hunting season. Perhaps it’s something else that you’ve been working on …

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How to LOVE your work without letting in RUN YOUR LIFE

I was typing away and editing the photos for the Maple Almond Butter Granola Bars on Thursday night, which was scheduled for the usual Saturday recipe post. Unfortunately the writing and editing did not last long. My clumsy self accidentally tipped the open water bottle that was next to me and the water spilled all over my keyboard. Within a fraction of a second my laptop shut down. I was mortified. I panicked and I think hyperventilated as I desperately wiped the water in between the A G H K I S P J K keyboard keys and felt tears welling up.  I tried pressing the on button again, but of course my laptop that had been faithfully with me for the past 7 or 8 years or so just died. You might think it’s funny how attached I am to my mac laptop, but it has been through A LOT with me. It was there when I made my first unpublished fantasy novel entitled Metamorphosis way back when I was in high school, it’s been there with me through all of the late nights …