From Sand To Sandwich

December 28, 2010

Matt and I went on a photography walk this morning. The sky is the most perfect blue you could imagine!

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We rested on a nice piece of driftwood




And Matt did boy things like break logs


Our walked ended back at the Marsh Harbor so we could pick up the rest of the reading crew for the boot camp


Or rather, the bootcamp that wasn’t!

Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum had more fun playing rubberband than working out


Nobody had energy to put in a hard workout today. Larbs and I jogged a very slow 2 mile warm up and then we all did a joke of a circuit. Each person had to think of an exercize to do.

Larbs = plank

Matt = lunge (someone tell him not to let his knee go beyond his toes!)

Matt A. = burpies

Andrew = pushups

Me = rubberband biceps and shoulders




After showers, lunch was a salad topped with clementine, hummus, bleu cheese, carrot, spinach, vinegar, wheat thins and toast with butter and strawberry jam!




Mmmmm, sandwitch!


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1 Jessica @ How Sweet It Is December 28, 2010 at 4:01 pm

It’s so not normal for me to see sun, sand and water in December. I’m loving the pictures!


2 Beth @ Beth's Journey to Thin December 28, 2010 at 4:02 pm

Wow what amazing pictures you got on the beach! I love the idea of a photography walk! And it must have been so fun to have a few people to work out with, even if it wasn’t too intense of a workout – at least it was outside!!


3 Angela @ Eat Spin Run Repeat December 28, 2010 at 4:06 pm

Kath those photos of you and Matt are great!! I think you should print them and frame some in your house! Sounds like a really fun walk.


4 Estela @ Weekly Bite December 28, 2010 at 4:09 pm

Beautiful pics Kath! I love the one taken from behind of you and Matt :)


5 Katy @ A Healthy Shot December 28, 2010 at 4:09 pm

Great pictures!! It’s awesome that you all motivate each other to workout on vacation…. working out together makes it much more enjoyable!


6 Michele @ Healthy Cultivations December 28, 2010 at 4:15 pm

Oh, I so love the very upclose shot of the end of the driftwood! Lovely photos!


7 Christin@purplebirdblog December 28, 2010 at 4:16 pm

Photography walk FTW! I love this set!


8 Amalfi Girl (EatRunHaveFun.blogspot) December 28, 2010 at 4:17 pm

I love that “and, action!” picture. So funny!


9 Jackie December 28, 2010 at 4:17 pm

I love little birdie foot prints! I always notice them in the snow near the apple orchards when I go for walks.


10 Dorry December 28, 2010 at 4:22 pm

I’m with Larbs – I love plank! Looks like y’all are having fun. :)


11 Emily @ One Sweet Vegan December 28, 2010 at 4:22 pm

Looks like a fun day. I loved the photography walk photos.


12 Leanna Love (Raptor Toe) December 28, 2010 at 4:28 pm



13 Aneesha December 28, 2010 at 4:29 pm

tell tweedle dum i miss him dearly! looks like you all are having a great time!


14 RaZbeRRi December 28, 2010 at 5:37 pm

OM f’ing Gosh! (Gurgle Gurgle SNORT!)…. Tweedle dum looks so hot in a plank! Like a big hard piece of wood (Floop!) BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB~ Whoa whoa wowza! Glerp! My niffs are shooting lasers!


15 Kath December 28, 2010 at 5:46 pm

Watch your mouth, Raz!


16 Leanna Love (Raptor Toe) December 28, 2010 at 4:30 pm

I looked at the word “witch” three times. I didn’t look right. But it’s fine.


17 Sarena (The Non-Dairy Queen) December 28, 2010 at 4:32 pm

The pictures are great! Looks like the workout was fun…that is the most important part!


18 Jasmine @ Eat Move Write December 28, 2010 at 4:40 pm

I love that Matt did “boy things.” So true. lol


19 Erin@ Shortcut to Bliss December 28, 2010 at 4:40 pm

I love the beach in the winter. It gives me hope for spring =)


20 chelsey @ clean eating chelsey December 28, 2010 at 4:44 pm

why oh why would I never think to go on a photography walk?


21 Vanessa December 28, 2010 at 4:48 pm

Ok I am loving those driftwood close up pictures!!! And your circuit looks so fun!! Looks like you guys had a good time!


22 Meri @ Meri Goes Round December 28, 2010 at 4:52 pm

Haha- whenever my family and I get together we do “family workouts” which usually entail more goofing off than real exercise. I love it!
Your pictures really make me want to be at the beach. Gorgeous!


23 Meagan December 28, 2010 at 4:52 pm

I love your comment of “And Matt did boy like things like breaking logs” — so funny!


24 Jess @ atasteofconfidence December 28, 2010 at 4:52 pm

I love the first picture of you two:)


25 Natalie O December 28, 2010 at 4:54 pm

What a FUN day!!

Great pics too…I got my new DSLR to play with…hope the pics look like yours :)


26 Justeen @ Blissful Baking December 28, 2010 at 4:56 pm

breathtaking pictures – the sky is SO blue!


27 Camille December 28, 2010 at 5:13 pm

I looove photography walks! It looks absolutely beautiful (but cold) there!


28 Beth @ DiningAndDishing December 28, 2010 at 5:23 pm

Never thought to put clementine on a salad before! Guess it’s like a fresher version of a mandarin slice :). I’m seriously loving clementines right now so I’ll have to give that combo a try soon.


29 Stacy @ Every Little Thing December 28, 2010 at 5:25 pm

Beautiful photos! My favorite kind of toast is strawberry preserves with butter :)


30 Jil @ Big, City, Lil Kitchen December 28, 2010 at 5:30 pm

The pictures of you and Matt are adorable!


31 Kate (What Kate is Cooking) December 28, 2010 at 5:34 pm

I wish I had read this before I had lunch! That salad looks so good.


32 Allie December 28, 2010 at 5:38 pm

Aww, I love the pictures of you and Matt :) Adorable! He is such a boy haha breaking logs… my bf would do the exact same thing. Guys can be quite predictable. Lunch looked GREAT and hope you had fun with your boot camp!


33 erica December 28, 2010 at 6:08 pm

your photos are amazing!

haha, tweedle dee and tweedle dum. so hilarious.


34 Averie (LoveVeggiesAndYoga) December 28, 2010 at 6:33 pm

The pics ARE brilliant! The Sky is SO BLUE….I love it! San Diego’s sky looks like that today too and it’s dang chilly here!

I love the circuit workout..that each person picked something. I have a love/hate relationship with burpees…haha!


35 stacey-healthylife December 28, 2010 at 6:46 pm

I love your bootcamp, cute.


36 lynn (The Actors Diet) December 28, 2010 at 6:48 pm

i miss wheat thins! wheat thins in salads sounds gooood. beautiful pix!


37 Caitlyn (A Spoonful of Life) December 28, 2010 at 6:55 pm

The boot camps you do with your family look like fun! I might be able to get my brother to participate, but sisters are a different story. Maybe I could coax them with food?!?


38 Kasey December 28, 2010 at 7:08 pm

Great pics Kath!!!


39 Sarah (Running to Slow Things Down) December 28, 2010 at 7:15 pm

I love these pictures! Mostly because I’m jealous of the beach and sun. 😀

The circuit looks like *fun*!! 😀


40 Annie@stronghealthyfit December 28, 2010 at 7:17 pm

Cute bootcamp :-)


41 Lauren December 28, 2010 at 7:40 pm

What a great bootcamp idea. And that salad and bread lunch looks so inviting.


42 Jenny at Rice n' Jeans December 28, 2010 at 8:03 pm

I love your photo collage and how you pieced it together. Very artistic.

And it’s so great that your family would do a bootcamp day with you ! No one in my family would even talk of going on a run with me.


43 Lee @ College Foodie Finds December 28, 2010 at 8:21 pm

Kath, this is an adorable post! I love the first pic of you and Matt!


44 Heidi - apples under my bed December 28, 2010 at 8:21 pm

hahaha lol at “And Matt did boy things like break logs” :) looks like a yummy lunch! & what a beautiful blue sky!
Heidi xo


45 Paige @Running Around Normal December 28, 2010 at 8:36 pm

Ha!! Sand witch – that’s clever!! :)


46 Cara Craves... December 28, 2010 at 8:50 pm

You guys look like you are having a blast!
I love your workout attempt..something is better
than nothing :)


47 Melissa December 28, 2010 at 9:09 pm

The blue skies and log photos are absolutely gorgeous!


48 Hannah December 28, 2010 at 9:37 pm

Gosh, hanging out at the beach is what I should be doing down here in the Australian summer! You’re putting me to shame 😛


49 hemp jogger December 28, 2010 at 9:38 pm

those pics are STUNNING! great wall art for you guys or others.


50 Lauren @ [email protected] December 28, 2010 at 9:53 pm

Looks like you guys are having so much fun! Boot camp is a great idea!


51 Allie December 28, 2010 at 11:06 pm

Those circuit pics are classic! Looks like you had fun :-p


52 Krista (kristastes) December 28, 2010 at 11:55 pm

LOVE the pic of all of you doing your “actions” :) You should submit it for a nike ad, I think the kath family workout circuit needs to be shared with the world!


53 Alaina December 29, 2010 at 12:32 am

Those pics are beautiful. You and Matt are so cute :-)


54 Anne P December 29, 2010 at 3:10 pm

Great pictures! LOVE that blue sky. How do you get your photos all nice and together like that?! Windows Live Writer makes mine kind of wonky sometimes when I try to put them side by side…


55 Kath December 29, 2010 at 10:07 pm

Picasa and/or Photoshop :)


56 Katherine December 29, 2010 at 4:14 pm

Your pictures are amazing! I am jealous of the beautiful blue sky and the beach.


57 Chelsea @ One Healthy Munchkin December 29, 2010 at 6:03 pm

The beach looks so isolated and peaceful in the winter! It also looks super chilly though. Brr!


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