Melissa Frey

Fiction Writer, Freelancer for Hire, and Paleo Enthusiast

Month: September 2017

Yet Another Reminder of the Faithfulness of God

Yet Another Reminder of the Faithfulness of God

I just got back from a walk around our neighborhood. I thought I wanted to walk, but then once I was out there, I wished I had just stayed home. (Isn’t it supposed to work the opposite of that?) But I was determined to walk at least a mile. (This is a new habit for me, no judgment.)

Eventually, the walking got a little easier, and with some good tunes pumping through my earbuds, I actually was getting through it. I think I was almost smiling! (Short aside: It’s been in the high 80s here for like a week and a half – and I was LOVING it – but the heat broke today and it was a little chilly. Depressing.)

Then I rounded a corner, turned toward my house. Guess what I saw? One small, yet brightly lit, little section of a rainbow. Then, as I started smiling, these lyrics came over my earbuds (on a completely secular song, by the way):

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A Food Post (and Some Writing Stuff Too)

September 2017 Whole30

As some of you may know, I love Paleo food. And this month, in September, my husband and I (along with a bunch of new online friends) are doing a Whole30! If you haven’t heard of the program, it’s a life-changing experience. I’ve done it more times than I can count!

So in honor of our Whole30 this month, I wanted to share a pic of my Paleo, Whole30 “Ramen” bowl we had for dinner tonight. YUM.

Whole30 Ramen Bowl

Doesn’t that look yummy? Sweet potato noodles with spinach, mushrooms, half a boiled egg, carrots, chicken, and sauerkraut on top for a sour bite! Definitely one we’ll put in the rotation.

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So this post can’t all be about food, I know. I wanted to briefly share what’s been going on with my writing.

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