Category Archives: Breakfast

Five Year Anniversary and Banana Bread Overnight Oats

Today I’m celebrating five years with this guy! Paris, France – June, 2009 Well, five years ago today, we became “official” at least. We had our first kiss on Halloween of 2006 and our first date on Valentine’s Day of … finish reading Five Year Anniversary and Banana Bread Overnight Oats

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Whole Wheat Banana Pancakes

Sunday morning in a nutshell: Yes, he is very spoiled and sleeps in our bed. He is, however, not allowed in the sheets and decided to take my spot after I got out of bed this morning. Oh well. Sometimes, … finish reading Whole Wheat Banana Pancakes

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Nutella Swirl Zucchini Muffins

Today, instead of bootcamp, I decided to try out a BodyPump class at a local gym that had a free two week trial pass. Source. I first found out about BodyPump from Courtney’s blog a few months ago and have been … finish reading Nutella Swirl Zucchini Muffins

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Chocolate Lover’s Granola

Did you know that granola was originally called “granula”? Its original form was crumbled graham flour and the inventor was Dr. James Caleb Jackson. It was Dr. John Harvey Kellogg who changed the “u” to an “o” and called his … finish reading Chocolate Lover’s Granola

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Chocolate Nutella Granola Bars – So. Good.

This morning I was reading “10 Ways to Sneak in a Workout” from Fitness Magazine when I came across tip number 8: a recommendation to do lunges and squats while waiting in line at the store. I thought the article … finish reading Chocolate Nutella Granola Bars – So. Good.

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Orange Creamsicle Spinach Smoothie and Bootcamp Update

For the past three weeks, I’ve been having fun participating in Best Body Bootcamp. The program has taught me a lot of new strength exercises that I’m sure I’ll continue doing after it’s over. Most of my favorite exercises have involved … finish reading Orange Creamsicle Spinach Smoothie and Bootcamp Update

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Raspberry Cheesecake Overnight Oats

I had another not so great run today – I really need to get out of this bad run rut somehow. My gym was also 84 DEGREES! I was dying from the heat. Maybe that contributed to my not so … finish reading Raspberry Cheesecake Overnight Oats

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Chocolate Spinach Smoothie – Tastes Like a Milkshake!

First off, a message from Teddy Louis: Isn’t he the cutest little red head you’ve ever seen? 🙂 I am so excited because I finally get to be reunited with him today. Happy St. Patrick’s Day! (If you missed my … finish reading Chocolate Spinach Smoothie – Tastes Like a Milkshake!

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Simple Raspberry Chocolate Overnight Oats

One of the things I love most about overnight oats for breakfast is that they are usually super easy to put together the night before, and then when you wake up your breakfast is ready! Last night, as we had … finish reading Simple Raspberry Chocolate Overnight Oats

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Blueberry Oat Pancakes

I made it to Houston – home sweet home! I’m missing my little man (Teddy) like crazy but I was happy to see this princess: We were supposed to go skydiving today, but unfortunately the weather is not cooperating. Fingers … finish reading Blueberry Oat Pancakes

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