January 2012

Woman’s Night

January 31, 2012
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Matt’s coming home late, so Karen [my mother-in-law] and I buddied up this afternoon. First we went on a glorious hour-long walk in the nice weather [replacing the planned dark movie theater], then we dressed up and went out to dinner. Even though we all three go out together frequently, whenever one of us is […]

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Boss For A Day

January 31, 2012
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Spring might not be here for a few more weeks, but today I am pretending it is April. Not only is it a gorgeous day, but I walked to the bakery in SHORT SLEEVES! Matt is on a field trip today, so I’m big boss for the day. It’s kind of scary to think that […]

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Trapped Banana

January 31, 2012
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HELP! HELP! She is saying. Made me feel so guilty for chowing down An overnight oats delight made with 1/3 cup Coach’s Oats (I prefer rolled oats for overnight versions but I am out and CO work ok – just chewier), 1/3 cup greek yogurt, 1/2 cup milk, pinch salt, cinnamon, 1/3 cup frozen mixed […]

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[Krispie]

January 30, 2012
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I headed to the bakery for a few things this afternoon after running some errands. Not a good idea to stop in hungry for snack time! The crew had just finished a batch of Valentine’s Rice Krispie Treats! I don’t know the last time I had one of these, but it’s at least been 4 […]

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Scrambled.

January 30, 2012
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There is something SO energizing about my Monday AM Body Pump class. Perhaps the fact that it’s packed or that Chris plays awesome music. Or perhaps Chris’s overall enthusiasm! Anyways, I had a great time today! (My shoulders did not, however!) We have been on a month+ kick of Rihanna’s “We Found Love” as our […]

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Oatmeal Soup

January 30, 2012
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Rice cooker oatmeal experiment #3? #4? This time with a little guidance from Tracy last night in the comments, I set the timer to porridge  setting and crossed my fingers all would work well. Ingredients: 1/3 cup Coach’s Oats, 1.33 cups water (A LOT!), cinnamon, pinch salt, dried currants. Setting: Porridge Timer: 8:20 am I […]

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Get Lost!

January 29, 2012
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Heh. Another title I’ve been brewing up! We did get lost today – in the woods! Lost mentally because of the beauty of a hike. Matt and I actually went for a quick run this morning and then had a quick lunch before we left to meet our friends. Cheddar cheese + Strawberry Jam with […]

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