spring cleaningPosted: April 26, 2011
After eating meal upon meal this past weekend, I decided that my body needed a spring cleaning. Although, it’s hard to resist the mini eggs and anything chocolate (basically), I did my best and well…kinda succeeded. Breakfast started out with some fruit and water, since I needed it back in my life! I think my body knew it was time for some spring cleaning, because I wasn’t very hungry to start.
Later, I found it best to have a green smoothie; I mixed frozen berries, kefir, flax oil, milk, vanilla protein powder and 2 handfuls of spinach up in the magic bullet and enjoyed. It’s definitely what my body needed after eating all that food that weighs you down.
I was a little devious in the afternoon and did have some jellybeans (oops!), but in all honesty, the studying made me do it! I was trying to cram in as much chem as I could yesterday. My goal was to have all my units completed by Sunday, which didn’t work out so well with this weekend being Easter and all. I only had two units left to do, so thankfully, I got through one and a half, and am finishing the last part up today!
Side note: I forgot to include the Easter cupcakes my sister and I made and I have to show you…well, because they’re pretty!
I even turned one into a flower in hopes that Mother Nature would get the hint to bring spring to Canada!
Studying consumed me yesterday, so I didn’t really prep anything for dinner. The hubby had leftover turkey, but I wasn’t feeling it. I opted for a big salad and a side of cauliflower with cheese sauce.
Because I’m trying to cut out meats, I really need some high protein alternatives…suggestions?!?
I work through dinner tonight, so, again, I won’t have anything planned, which bums me out because I love to cook. And I’m definitely back in my cooking slump :(.
I’ve continued the spring clean by snacking on some fruit again this morning.
But, now my belly wants something else! Time to hop to it + tackle my mean ‘to do’ list before I have to go into work.
Hope everyone has a great day!!