Posted in November 2010

Turned my whole day around.

These are the only food pictures I managed to snap today. an onion bagel with just a teeny smear of whipped cream cheese My breakfast pictures are usually not reflective of how my mornings go. I eat breakfast in the car 90% of the time – it’s not that I’m always running late, I just … Continue reading

Soupy Day

I got home late from work, and bedtime is rapidly approaching! I will make this fast. Breakfast was eaten in the car. ½ cup oatmeal, 1 cup water, 2 tbs. pumpkin, walnuts, soy milk, cinnamon Lunch was so, so yummy. Leftover turkey soup A few slices of smoked gouda cheese (no, I didn’t eat that … Continue reading

Not ready.

Sunday night, already??! I’m not ready for another week of work. Not ready at all. So let’s go back to the beginning of this day and not think about the impending Monday morning… Breakfast The oatmeal: ½ cup oats, ½ cup soy milk, ½ cup water, pinch of salt, 2 tbs. pumpkin, 1 tbs. chia … Continue reading

Scenes from Santa Fe

Yesterday, my family and I spent the day poking around Santa Fe, New Mexico. Dogs, people, turquoise jewelry, and sunshine galore Preggo got hungry around 3pm and made everyone stop for a “snack” A green chili/refried bean burrito Happy. Colorful mural on the wall, and my cousin (Jourdan) staring at some cute kiddos. Goodbye, New … Continue reading

As Promised

Just as promised… Bread pudding and a little square of fudge for breakfast. This is what you get to look forward to if you don’t have room for dessert on Thanksgiving Day. The day-after-dessert-breakfast. And now we’re off to Santa Fe…Happy Friday!

Thanksgiving Day

Being my favorite holiday, I started this day out nice and early. Like 3 hours before anyone else in my 20 person family woke-up. I have completely lost my ability to sleep past 6am. But I didn’t mind this morning, the longer this day lasts, the better. When the sun came up, I went for … Continue reading

Cooking and a Car Ride

I spent the day baking, preparing, packing and sitting in a car. We just got to New Mexico (our final destination) after what seemed like an eternity in the car. But we made it and I couldn’t be happier to be with my family! Before I fall asleep, here are some pictures from food part … Continue reading

When’s that baby due?

I am 17 weeks pregnant (due May 3rd), and Baby Cakes is about the size of an onion. I wake up every morning and turn sideways in my bathroom mirror, hoping to see a big bump. (Taken this morning) But it’s so small. But when I think about the size of an onion, and look … Continue reading

Sunny Monday

I loved this day. I had time to do things around the house and plan for Thanksgiving – which is what I’ve wanted to do for weeks. After my workout and a shower this morning, I sat at the kitchen table for almost 2 hours browsing recipes and making a grocery list. The sun was … Continue reading

Salad, Baking, and Burgers

We attempted to go Christmas shopping today – but found zero. I was tired and frustrated (and starving), so Meeker suggested a large salad to boost my spirits. Enter Sweet Tomatoes. After this, we came home, I took a 2 hour nap, and was as good as new. A couple of hours later, I was … Continue reading