Sun shower

For lunch, I tried a new flavor (to me) of Chobani: Pomegranate! It was delicious. I really liked the pieces of pomegranate seeds in it. I will be having this flavor again.

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I also had a turkey and provolone sandwich with carrot and celery sticks.

A quick banana snack before our run this afternoon.

Scott, Abby and I headed out into the sunshine for a nice hour long run. My calves were pretty tight for the first half of the run, but were much better after we got hung up at a stoplight and I had a second to stretch them out. Much better. In the middle of the run, we had a sun shower for about 5 minutes, which then left a beautiful rainbow. Smile 

After we got showered up, Scott requested cereal for dinner (seriously his favorite food) so I put a salad together for my dinner.

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In the mix:

  • spring mix lettuce
  • cucumbers
  • red and yellow pepper slices
  • cherry tomatoes
  • carrots
  • leftover pineapple brat pieces
  • sprinkle of mexican shredded cheese
  • BBQ potato chips sprinkled on top and a few extra on the side to eat!
  • Blue cheese dressing

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After dinner, Scott asked what was for dessert and I offered to make us his and hers smoothies again. He was game. So a blueberry chobani yogurt, pineapple OJ and frozen strawberries went into the blender.

I topped mine with coconut butter, chia seeds and banana chips. Scott had chia seeds on his again too and told me 3! times how awesome his smoothie was! Winking smile 

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Abby, as usual, was close by during the smoothie eating and was rewarded by being able to clean out the bowl!

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Is it wrong that I am looking forward to dessert tomorrow night so I can have another smoothie??? They are just so yummy lately – I think it has a lot to do with the warmer weather too!

Off to brainstorm breakfast ideas for tomorrow so I don’t have just my CSL alone again.

Almost Friday!!! See ya tomorrow.

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  1. I love smoothies too but I have not tried them out of a bowl yet, maybe I will soon. Also I have been hearing so much about chia seeds lately where does everyone by theirs and what brand?

    • I love making them thicker and eating them with a spoon – much more like dessert (ice cream!) that way. Chia seeds are awesome. Such a great nutritional seed. I just bought mine at the grocery store in town – Hy-Vee – and I just picked one of the brands to try. This was my first time buying them, although I can’t imagine there is much difference between the brands. Let me know what you think when you try them!

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