Powercat Paint Run

I’m embarrassed to say I have not been eating healthy lately! It was Daniel’s birthday on the 12th and his best friend’s mom baked him the most amazing chocolate cherry cake! I probably ate a good third or half of it…. whoops. Then my parents bought him cupcakes and a mini german chocolate cake. I also had more than my fair share of those. And then I saw oatmeal cookies for 99 cents at the […]

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Food Coma…

Ok, I think I’m just getting old and senile because I’m having a hard time remembering everything I eat. I should probably just write it down instead of trying to remember it the next day. Breakfast: I started out with 3 strawberry muffins that I made the night before and I enjoyed them while in class. I’ve started to not eat breakfast until after I leave the house. I’m not a morning person so it’s […]

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Successful Day!

It’s a very dreary day here in Kansas. The bright side (haha), is that the rain/mist seems to have eliminated the allergens in the air temporarily. I just now sneezed for the first time today at 4:30! That’s a record. Yesterday was pretty successful overall for meals and exercise. I am super sore today to prove it. What I ate: Breakfast: I was running late for class so I made a fruit smoothie to-go: banana, strawberries, […]

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Monday?!?

Ah, Monday came quickly. I wish weekends were longer. Here’s my food update from Sunday: Green tea with coconut milk String cheese X 2 {that’s the last of my stock so no more for me from now on =( } A handful of grapes and cantaloupe Some veggie pasta with the left over cheese-less Alfredo sauce It’s a serving of veggies for each portion! Score. And then my parents took me and Daniel to Famous […]

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New Outlook

Alright, time to get back into this thing! I’m pretty excited because now that I posted My Confessions, I’ve actually been doing a lot better about exercising and eating healthier! (Minus some pizza I had Friday night and some Burger King I had last night….) Here’s what I’ve been doing lately: I’ve been trying to exercise every day by either doing a Jillian Michaels video or cardio. She’s hardcore! I’ve been alternating between her 30 […]

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Day Twenty-One ~ Vegan Challenge

Day 21 For exercise I continued on to Day 2 of the Five Day Workout Plan with some 10 lb weights. And then I made sure to stretch really well afterwards.

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Day Twenty ~ Vegan Challenge

Day 20 The vegan pancakes are delicious! I had mine with sliced bananas. Next time I’d like to throw some strawberries or blueberries in them. If you don’t have all of the flours you can just use All Purpose (AP). I had AP flour and Spelt but no Flax Meal so I replaced it with Almond Meal. They turned out great! Check out my action shot =) Up close and personal now. Fluffy and oh […]

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Day Eighteen ~ Vegan Challenge

Day 18 Now get ready to feast your eyes on my new favorite VEGAN DESSERT! It’s AHHHH-mazing. I’m working out the details still but recipe will come soon. I wish I could eat it every night. In fact, I’ve made it a few times already… I’m not for sure how vegan the chocolate chips are though. I bought Ghirardelli dark chocolate chips that don’t have any milk or milk products in them but they are […]

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Day Seventeen ~ Vegan Challenge

Day 17 We had our neighbors over for dinner so we went all out! Our dinner consisted of a spinach and fruit salad for an appetizer, the Pesto with Vegetables for the main course, and a homemade Larabar for dessert. This time for the pasta we used the same macaroni noodles from before but we roasted the tomatoes first. We loosely followed this recipe. Well, we just added dried basil instead of fresh for the […]

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Day Fifteen ~ Vegan Challenge

Day 15 For breakfast I opted for toast with peanut butter and banana slices and lunch was left over stir fry. The black bean veggie burgers were so good I had to make them again. They turned out delicious! I ate it with some ketchup and a side of steamed broccoli (my new favorite). For exercise I did the second day of the Five Day Workout Plan.  Afterwards I made sure to have another good […]

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