Author Archives: Melissa @ HerGreenLife

A new chapter . . . and back to the car

I finished my final semester of dietetics coursework (and bike commuting to campus) in early May, and I am now one week away from working full-time outside the home for the first time in SIX years.  Six. Years.  August 1, … Continue reading

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Final semester

It’s hard to believe that I started the journey to becoming a registered dietitian just two-and-a-half years ago.  And what a journey it’s been! 2015 — Fall Semester After I decided to go back to school, but before classes start, … Continue reading

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#LoveYourLeftovers

I blinked and it’s no longer summer!  In fact, we’re almost halfway through November, which means I am one month away from finishing semester five (of six) on my journey to becoming a registered dietitian.  It’s nice to see the … Continue reading

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Summer fun[k]

That ride kicked off my summer, and the weeks since have flown by, with both highs and lows along the way. Continue reading

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When your cart is bigger than your bike

Wherein I drop the fully (over?) loaded bike . . . . Continue reading

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Welcome to our garden

It’s hard to believe that just one year ago, we were completely immersed in a rehab and preparing to move — whew!  In contrast to the spring of 2016, we’ve spent the spring of 2017 turning the yard at our … Continue reading

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Just when you think you’ve hit your groove

My first year of being a non-traditional student was less than typical, as it started with a child recovering from a serious injury and ended with a home purchase and renovation — not for the faint of heart!  I was … Continue reading

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