Archives for June 2013

Roasted Potatoes Recipe and My Saturday

Catching Up Last night Josh and I had Chicken Roll Ups again because we just couldn’t resist.  We used shredded mozzarella cheese, instead of cheese sticks, and half panko half breadcrumbs, instead of just panko, and it was absolutely delicious! With it we had broccoli with hummus… …and roasted potatoes. We have the roasted potatoes [Read On]

The Start of Foodie Fridays and What I Ate Wednesdays

Wow this was a boring week of food (especially my breakfasts and lunches).  Clearly food repetition doesn’t bug me.  But in an attempt to liven up my weekly meals I’m introducing Foodie Fridays…but we’ll get to that in just a bit. Workout None.  I planned on sleeping in after a fun night at a Greensboro [Read On]

First Grasshoppers’ Game

Food My after lunch snacks consisted of peppers and hummus and a cheese stick for the ride home. For dinner Josh made us cheeseburgers topped with sauteed onions and a side of Trader Joe’s Sweet Potato Fries.  We also had side Greek salads.  All of it was delicious! Other Ramblings Tonight Josh and I attended [Read On]

Why I Won’t Just Give Up Already

Workout None . Food For breakfast I enjoyed yet another batch of Overnight Oats and I topped them with cut strawberries and banana chips. Somehow I just don’t get tired of these! Since I didn’t workout this morning my body didn’t really get hungry around my typical 11:30am snack time but a little after noon [Read On]

Tips I’ve Found Helpful for Waking Up to Exercise in the Morning

Longest post title ever? Workout Thanks to some encouragement from Josh this morning I finally made it out of bed for an early workout.  Brody and I accomplished Week 5 Day 2 of 5K Runner and our longest run was eight minutes long.  I was running extremely slow but at least I was running and [Read On]

Chicken Roll-Ups Recipe

***This recipe was been redone here.  Josh and I were winging it in this post so I highly suggest you check out the revamped version :)*** Tonight Josh and I made Chicken Roll-Ups.  We were inspired by the recipe we saw here because we thought the thing in the middle was mozzarella cheese…nope it was [Read On]

Last Attempt at AM Workouts (…maybe)

Once again I didn’t quite get to bad last night at an hour that would allow me to wake up at 5:30am.  Some of the problems?  I worked out last night which made it more difficult to fall asleep (I think my body has started to get use to AM workouts and thought it was [Read On]

Chicken Gyoza Dinner

Tonight Josh and I made Chicken Gyoza, Vegetable Fried Rice and Broccoli all from Trader Joe’s. We have this meal quite often and the only downside is that you have to dirty three pans.  But, it’s all worth it! Backing up a bit…  Around 4:30pm I snacked on Trader Joe’s version of Triscuits and a [Read On]

Running is hard…but it’s all in my head

Hello there!  I hope you’ve been able to get through the Monday morning fuzz and get moving!  I started my day off with a batch of Overnight Oats topped with strawberries and sweetened shredded coconut. I had celery, hummus, and a second cup of coffee around 11:30am. And for lunch I had a Turkey, Swiss [Read On]

Cookout Recap and A Typical Sunday

Last night’s cookout was fantastic!  We started the night with some pretzel chips and hummus to hold us over until it was time for the main event. We also snacked on blackberries and pimento cheese, which aren’t pictured because they came after and I was too busy eating them to remember to take a quick [Read On]