Ugly but tasty protein pancakes.
Lately, as I approach my 30th birthday, I’ve been forced to admit that I need to start eating better. I have developed plenty of bad habits since I started my current job, like eating out for lunch almost every day, and then coming home so tired I just have some toast for dinner. It’s not healthy.
So, two things to know about me: my neurologist told me to limit my sodium intake, and I’m lactose intolerant. Also, I don’t eat as much protein as I mean to. I guess that’s three things.
Anyway, I’m on an eternal, possibly futile quest to find a low-sodium, lactose-free protein powder that doesn’t taste like ass and dirt. I have not had much luck. Here’s a list (that I will probably periodically update) of what I’ve tried so far:
There’s still several days left in 2014 to visit certain federally managed lands without having to pay the entrance fee. The exact days vary by agency, though most of them have the same days in common:
|25 August 2014
||National Park Service’s 98th Birthday
||National Park Service
|27 September 2014
||National Public Lands Day
||Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, U.S. Forest Service
|12 October 2014
||The first day of National Wildlife Refuge Week
||U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
|11 November 2014
||Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
|8-11 November 2014
||Veterans Day Weekend
||U.S. Forest Service
(Source: National Environmental Education Foundation.)