taking stock: quarantine, week 10.

this one is posting a day late since we had a long weekend and i am counting monday as part of the previous week.

what a book. memphis, tennessee. may 2020

things read.

  • where the crawdads sing by delia owens
  • the far field by madhuri vijay

things watched.

  • watched a few episodes of peaky blinders, season 3

supporting memphis / small businesses.

  • parish grocery; mulan
my new favorite pasta. memphis, tennessee. may 2020.

recipes made.

  • chrissy teigen’s spicy miso pasta — this is delicious and so easy to make
  • tejal rao’s egg curry from nyt cooking
  • two from damn delicious:
    • butter cauliflower curry
    • chicken tortilla soup
those sweaty memphis summer runs. memphis, tennessee. may 2020.

physical activity.

  • a couple of long walks
  • 2 new peloton workouts:
    • 20 minute bodyweight with andy speer
    • 30 minute bodyweight with jess sims [this kicked my butt]
  • a very humid and sweaty 30 minute run on saturday morning and a 20 minute run on monday
i love friends who feed me. memphis, tennessee. may 2020.

friend connections.

  • porch time with chrystal and pat
  • drink with brandon
  • quick chat with neva
  • wine and cheese night with katie milligan
  • more porch time with ali, chrystal, and pat
  • backyard dinner at chris and jessi’s
my supervisor approved. memphis, tennessee. may 2020.

house projects.

  • pressure washed my porch! with lots of help from brandon
  • jeremy potted our pepper plant and i potted our other plants that i will inevitably forget to water

this is my final week of working from home, so we only have one more of these dispatches in our future. i hope you’re ready.


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