Good Enough To Copy(cat)

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Note to Self:

SHOVELING HURTS! :oops:

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Sure, it wasn’t comfortable while in the midst of shoveling through the mounds of snow that measured up to my waist. However, when I woke up this morning, I could have sworn my body was taken over by one of an 80 year old…

My back! My legs! My sides! My chest! Ohhhhh the soreness!

So as a side note…in case you’re in the market for a new, intense workout, you just let me know. You’re more than welcome to come and shovel my driveway anytime. ;)

Workout

Despite feeling incredibly sore, I thought it might help to work through it and try to loosen up some of those muscles. Thanks to my new 10lb. Slimdown DVD,

I was able to complete the Total Body Workout + the CORE workout. Normally, these videos are intense, but not too difficult…

Today they were difficult. Yikes! :shock:

So needless to say, an appetite was worked up for breakfast!

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Look a little familiar? ;)

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I ended up making the same exact breakfast as yesterday. When you got a good thing, why mess with it, right? I’m totally loving the crumbled pumpkin bread on top of the pumpkin oats!

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Want to know what else I’m totally loving? This spoon! Not only is it super cute, BUT I forgot just how much I’ve missed eating with tiny spoons. When I lived with my parents, they had a couple of old baby spoons that I used to eat with almost daily. It’s really pretty interesting to see just how much longer my food lasts when I use the teeny tiny utensils. :)

Along with my copycat pumpkin oats was some more copycat French Vanilla Hot Cocoa Coffee.

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I’m off to go, well…enjoy my day off! :)

Question for the Day:

What foods/drinks are you totally loving right now??

Comments

  1. says

    Wow, look at all that snow!! Living in NC, I can’t remember the last time I had to shovel anything. Enjoy your day off :)

    I’ve been loving Starbucks Christmas blend coffee – no idea why it took me so long to get some!! Delicious.

  2. Kelly says

    That spoon IS adorable! I agree that eating with a tiny spoon helps the food last longer. I also sometimes eat with chopsticks (now that is a challenge)!

  3. says

    I’ve been eating oats every day the same way. I mix 1/4 cup steel cuts into 1 cup water the night before, stir in 1/4 cup peanut flour, bring it a boil for 1 minute, then turn off the heat and leave it on the stovetop covered overnight. It soaks up all the water and “cooks” by the morning. In the AM, I add in a banana and heat it in the microwave at work and it is AWESOME and super filling, too.

  4. says

    I was so sore from shoveling this morning too, although all I did was clean off half of my car and the walkway, then I quit – haha! I just bought a box of Cracklin’ Oat Bran and I am LOVING that :o) and for a drink I always love a glass of shiraz!
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