Tag Archive: derby

Jan 10

Setting the Tone for a New Year + Amazing Kitchen Mistakes

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Life is full of failures.   I am going to discuss one on Monday, in fact. Sometimes they are happy accidents!  One of my favorite stir-frys happened because I couldn’t figure out how to use my spiralizer.  This Indian Ginger Tempeh Stir-Fry happened when I wanted zucchini pasta but failed to  spiralize:   Or how …

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Mar 08

Leggo My Egg… ffin

This past weekend I had a derby promo photo shoot.     I missed the original date due to my Jay Leno-esque swelling. Fact: I do not like having my picture taken for anything outside of a quick snapshot.  It makes me self-conscious.   There were cool.  My team’s theme is “We Mean Business.”   …

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Feb 26

Pumpkin Ice Cream: Vegan-Style

Previously I posted about a special soup delivery from my teammate/Local 3.  This week I was thrilled to try out the restaurant… errrrr… from inside the restaurant. Our server, Lauren, was very nice and just the right amount of attentive.  She made a couple of fantastic wine recommendations and was knowledgable about the menu. She …

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Feb 16

Sweet Photo Evidence

Big news on Hump Day!   I am now a Foodbuzz Featured Publisher! (Check out the banners to the left… there will be one more to come.) There is a picture of the jaw breaking fall!!!   Here’s the before – this is the “roll out” where we get introduced before the bout begins.   …

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Feb 15

Local Soup

When people think of roller derby, I doubt the first thing that comes to mind is “family.”    Families beat each other up… However, one of the biggest components of my league is the family aspect.  Becoming one of the Atlanta Rollergirls = 80+ new family members. Getting injured is a great reminder of that!  …

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