October 2009

Tricks, Treats and Toes!

October 31, 2009
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Birthday Buttercream Bites! The cupcakes cake out nicely! My icing kind of melted on me because i let it get too warm But they survived, and it tastes awesome and it hardened nicely in the fridge after icing them. I topped them with some cacao nibs and walnuts for visual pleasure and a little nutrition […]

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Spooky Sprint

October 31, 2009
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Alarm went off at 5:50 this morning and I was up and at ’em with excitement about the race! Unlike my breakfast on Race For The Cure morning, this time I kept it simple with just a banana topped with Nuttzo. I packed a Glo-bar  just in case hunger hit hard while we traveled to […]

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Kitchen Safari

October 30, 2009
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What a busy + fun day in the kitchen!!! And um, studying didn’t happen I might be a little screwed for Monday’s test. But the baking needed to happen! Prologue First I had to pick a recipe. I wanted to do something pumpkiny for Halloween (DUH!) and after searching through about 100 pumpkin cupcake recipes, […]

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The Comfy Floor

October 30, 2009

My coffee adventure led me to Dilworth Coffee where I met Amelia and her husband Kevin who live in Charleston and were on their way up through Charlotte. (I met them for dinner at the end of the summer too!) I ordered a Snickerdoodle coffee with steamed milk on top to drink We took our […]

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The Lone Ranger

October 30, 2009
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Last night I tentatively planned on having a yogurt + cereal bowl for breakfast, but this morning cold milk was calling my name (thirst from my sodium soup!?). I decided on a mix of cereals: The mix: About a cup of Oatios About 1/3 cup GoLean Crunch About 1/4 cup Mix  My Granola Medium banana […]

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The Pea Invisibility Cloak

October 29, 2009
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Whoo hoo! Another week of classes – and commutes to Winthrop – bites the dust. I paid my visit to EarthFare and picked up my free bag of honeycrisps with a Berry Blast Smoothie! It was made with banana, blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, soy milk and hemp protein. It held me over from 4:30-8. Nice job! […]

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Fishin For Apples

October 29, 2009
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This was one of those lunches that surprisingly just worked Apple Cinnamon + BBQ Trout Salad Leftover NC trout + chopped carrot, celery, green pepper and apple + cinnamon + Apple Cinnamon BBQ sauce (from EarthFare) =   Served with toast and plum jam. Even the bears liked it! (Although they like anything wish fish […]

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