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Another Fun Numbers Day

by Courtney on June 6, 2012

Today is another fun numbers day! 6/6/12 —— 6 + 6 = 12

Did anyone else catch that one yet? And, believe it or not, it’s currently 8:26am as I type this —— 8 = 2 + 6.

No idea why I get such a kick out of playing with numbers, but it’s so much fun.

Speaking of fun…let’s talk about this breakfast.


Actually, I don’t necessarily know if I’d call it fun, but it sure was good and full of variety.


Scrambled eggs with ketchup, banana bread + Justin’s honey PB, and a white peach. I’ve always loved the white peaches and nectarines but tend to only get them on occasion because they’re like, at least a dollar more expensive and I’m cheap.


This was also, sadly, the very last piece of banana bread. Jay actually helped me eat this one this time (as he said, “it doesn’t have that “spongy” taste that some of your other healthy stuff has” <—pshh!) so we worked through this loaf pretty quickly.


Looks like I may need to try and whip something else up sometime this week…I have been having some fun in the kitchen lately. (P.S. – Somebody needs to make the Buffalo Chicken Pasta ASAP and tell me how much you love it.)

Off to work, then I think it may be yoga time…by the way, how’s everyone doing on their June Yoga Challenge so far?

Don’t forget – we’ll be linking up on Friday, so be sure to get your recap posts ready and keep tweeting your progress – #juneyogachallenge – (if you don’t have a blog but still want to participate, email me your recap).

A little birdy also just told me that there mayyyy be a giveaway involved for participants who link up all month.

Juuuuust sayin’. Winking smile

Question for the Morning:

Do you like to play with numbers/play number games?

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1 Sarah June 6, 2012 at 9:06 am

I’m not a big numbers game person but I am loving the Yoga Challenge so far! We go through banana bread pretty fast in my house too :) It’s just so stinkin good!
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2 Faith @ For the Health of It June 6, 2012 at 9:06 am

That buffalo chicken pasta sounds really good! I may have to buy a package of Gardein next time I’m at Publix and give that a go. I’ve been craving buffalo bleu cheese dip for some odd reason, but this sounds like it would fill the craving too!


3 Jaren@Kiwi Fit Blog June 6, 2012 at 9:11 am

My fiance likes eggs with ketchup, I’ve always thought it was weird, but I do like salsa on my eggs.
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4 Caroline @ After Dinner Dance June 6, 2012 at 9:15 am

I tried my first Hatha class last night and really liked it. I think I’m going to stick with yoga this time around and go at least once, hopefully twice a week all summer!
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5 Khushboo June 6, 2012 at 9:21 am

i have this weird superstition to make a wish whenever it’s 10:10, 11:11, 12:12, 05:05 etc…that leaves me 24 opportunities a day to make a wish haha !
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6 Ashley @ My Food 'N' Fitness Diaries June 6, 2012 at 9:22 am

i’m not a huge numbers person, but my husband absolutely is! he’ll always point out stuff like that. oh, and i’m loving the june yoga challenge so far!
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7 Leanne June 6, 2012 at 9:28 am

I’m very much into numbers like that!!! I love numerology and all things numbers! The funny thing is, I don’t like the number 2 in particular, but for some reason if I look at the clock at night, it’s almost ALWAYS 22:22 in digital numbers. :D I love things like that!

Talk to you on Friday for the update ;-)
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8 krystal@coffeecardiogoddess June 6, 2012 at 9:30 am

I probably won’t make the buffalo pasta this week, but I’m definately making those pb oatmeal cookies:)
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9 Presley (@runpretty) June 6, 2012 at 9:33 am

glad I’m not the only one that loves it when the numbers on the clock/calendar add up…
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10 Kristen @ notsodomesticated June 6, 2012 at 9:36 am

Don’t you just love husbands’ comments about healthy cooking? I swear, it’s pure psychological. When my husband doesn’t know it’s healthy, he’s much more likely to enjoy it!
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11 Courtney June 6, 2012 at 10:52 am



12 Sabine June 6, 2012 at 9:36 am

I am also into this numbers thing :) !

Today is my 36th birthday.
9 is the number of the house I recently bought with my boyfriend (lot of work to do there right now!). If that’s not GOOD LUCK, I don’t know what is :) !

And this morning I burned 333 calories running, so there’s the next number 9!

I also love watching at the clock and realizing it is 12:12, for example. Sometimes I purposely wait for the seconds to match, too.

Or, when running, I get so much fun out of it if my pulse matches the calories burned, like 135 and 135 or so.

LOTS of opportunities to find funny numbers for crazy people like us :) .


13 Courtney June 6, 2012 at 10:52 am

Now this is awesome :)


14 Laurie @ Love, Laugh, Laurie June 6, 2012 at 9:37 am

I am the same way with numbers. I am super pumped because we picked a wedding date that is 7.20.13 and 7 + 13 = 20!
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15 Courtney June 6, 2012 at 10:51 am

Ooooo, I love that!


16 Yellow Haired Girl June 6, 2012 at 9:53 am

I’m kind of a numbers person. My mom and I both count things … I count the number of letters in words. When she gets bored, she counts the pieces of furniture that touch the ground in any given room. We’re a little crazy ;)
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17 Courtney June 6, 2012 at 10:49 am

Now that furniture thing is definitely different!


18 Jaime Hodge June 6, 2012 at 10:08 am

Whoaa! You’re right! I never realized it! I now accept that I’m not really good in numbers Lol!
Love your food here.. You make me crave for this too! Yummy!
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19 Holly June 6, 2012 at 10:12 am

I WILL be trying your buffalo chicken pasta! I was planning to make it tonight, BUT I have leftover lazy lasagna to finish. (<–LOVE that stuff, so I don't want it to go to waste) I can assure you though that I will be making it ASAP because ALL I want my entire pregnancy is pasta. That's it. I will eat it for breakfast, lunch & dessert. This little lady inside of me is a carb lover ;) You know what would pair perfectly with the pasta? (well, at least I think it would..) Corn bread. Yep, for us cornbread lovers annonomous ;)
Nothing like MORE carbs to go with a carb meal!! :)
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20 Courtney June 6, 2012 at 10:48 am

Haha, I hear ya! I can’t get enough of fresh Italian bread with an Italian pasta dinner. Too funny :)


21 Danielle @ Itsaharleyyylife June 6, 2012 at 10:34 am

OMG I thought I was the only person that played that game. haha When I was little and playing soccer I used to do it with the numbers on the back of peoples shirts. {weird I know}
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22 Laura @ LauraLikesDesign June 6, 2012 at 10:35 am

Haha, I get a kick out of the numbers games too. In our family, we have birthdays that are in all different months but our dates are 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, etc. consecutively. I’m obsessed with it. lol

I’ve been on such a banana bread kick lately, too! My favorite is to top it with butter and chocolate chips…haven’t tried PB though. I need to try your recipe and then top it with some peanut or almond butter–I bet it’s delicious.

Have a great day, Courtney….and thanks for checking out my blog! Maybe we can work together in the future for an illustration giveaway on your blog…?
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23 Courtney June 6, 2012 at 10:48 am

Shoot me an email :)


24 Suzanne(fitmindedmom) June 6, 2012 at 10:56 am

I don’t think I would call myself a BIG numbers person but I tend to be aware of them. I do have to make a wish anytime I catch the clock at 11:11, 2:22, 4:44, ect.!!
I wish I could make the Buffalo Pasta tonight but I already have my meals planned for the week. It however, is going into next weeks meal plan. I already put Franks on everything so I can imagine how good the pasta is. YUM!!
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25 Sabrina @Work It Ms Jackson June 6, 2012 at 11:03 am

I’m a numbers person and I did notice today’s date! And today is my sister’s birthday too making it slightly cooler. And speaking of my sister, I have another sister who has a birthday of 12/12 so this year it’s 12/12/12, AWESOME!

Our anniversary is 7/11. It doesn’t add up to the year we got married (2010) but it’s still cool in a way. A friend of mine has a birthday 5/11, and another friend is 6/11, then our anniversary is 7/11 and our six year old’s birthday is 8/11. Then my hubby goes and ruins it with a birthday of 9/12. Way to go TJ! hahaha!

Anywho, good to know I’m not the only one.
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26 Alysia @ Slim Sanity June 6, 2012 at 11:16 am

I have some bananas that I need a baking solution for. May need to try out that recipe!
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27 Jennifer @ Peanut Butter and Peppers June 6, 2012 at 11:23 am

lol, I didn’t realize the day today!! lol I’m doing terrible on the yoga, but I will work on it. No time like the present!
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28 Grace June 6, 2012 at 11:59 am

I’m not really a numbers person…I’m all about the words. Your breakfast looks completely delicious!
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29 Alysha @Shesontherun June 6, 2012 at 12:28 pm

I thought about 6/6/12 this morning. At least it’s not 6/6/06!
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30 Kim @ The Family Practice June 6, 2012 at 12:37 pm

I do that with numbers too! I always try to add up license plate numbers or find some sort of mathematical pattern. I do it with the clock too
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31 Courtney June 6, 2012 at 4:09 pm

Yes! Those are two of my favorite “number spots!” :)


32 Nicole June 6, 2012 at 3:26 pm

I do all sorts of weird stuff with numbers – especially the odometer on my car. My mom and I will call each other when we get to a “cool number”. Anything like, “13000” or “75757” or “24680” gets a phone call.

….okay, now I feel weird. Hahaha! :D


33 Shannon June 6, 2012 at 5:04 pm

I like numbers games. Unfortunately, my birthday doesn’t have any number game to it. :( I like the uniqueness of number games. It’s funny how things match up sometimes.


34 Katie @ Talk Less, Say More June 6, 2012 at 6:28 pm

I like to play with numbers too! My parents were always surprised I didn’t go into a career that was numbers related because I was always so good with them and math and stuff…ehh, no thanks. But I will get a kick out of fun number combinations. :)
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35 Karen June 6, 2012 at 6:42 pm

Love the number thing! My wedding date is 8/4/12 8+4=12


36 dee June 6, 2012 at 8:10 pm

I get a kick out of numbers, too! I think it’s gotten to be an unhealthy obsession! For example, my alarms are never set on multiples of 5. I like 2’s and 7’s, so if I tell someone I woke up at 8:42, they think I’m being “SO PRECISE,” or “so very observant/exact.” haha :) and my snooze button is set for 5 minutes, so they’ll always end in 2’s and 7’s! bah…I can’t be the only one :)


37 Rebecca June 6, 2012 at 9:27 pm

Tried the buffalo chicken pasta tonight – got a definite thumbs up in my house!


38 Courtney June 6, 2012 at 10:20 pm

YAY!! :)


39 Katy June 6, 2012 at 11:07 pm

My Yoga Challenge starts tomorrow! My goal is to work 2 yoga workouts into my week. I am very optimistic but a total procrastinator. :-)
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