Blonde Hair, Don’t Care

April 18, 2013

It’s almost Friday which means that my brain is a little mushy…so today’s post is a simple one.

Mark made me a kale/spinach smoothie for breakfast:

about 1 cup of kale

about 2 cups of spinach

1/2 of a banana

about 4 frozen strawberries

about 1/2 cup of frozen mixed berries

about 1 tablespoon of coconut oil


It was nutritious and delicious– what else can you ask for?

I knew I needed to eat some protein but had no appetite so I drank some roasted dandelion root tea and called it a morning.

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Once at work, I based my day around lunch with my mom:


Now that my parents are almost empty-nesters, my mom has time to do fun things with me…like go to lunch in the middle of the day on a Thursday. It’s great.

(There was a brief period of my life that I had blonde hair. Of the people who know this about me, I get asked for pictures ALL the time. So, here’s one for ya!) Me and my mom circa 2007:


Weird, huh? I have naturally medium brown colored hair, so it still takes me by surprise to see myself with such a light color!

Anyway…back to lunch…we went to a taco shop a couple of blocks from my work. We sat on the patio, ate taco salads, and talked about book recommendations, what my 4 siblings are up to, workout ideas, KitchenAid mixers, my family’s new baby goats, canning and Winter Park (a city outside of Orlando). I thoroughly enjoyed my mom date.

The rest of my day dragged until I made a trip to Marshalls for some nude-colored heels after work. Shoe shopping always goes way too fast–so many shoes, so little time (and money-ha!) 😉

Unfortunately I had no luck and went home empty-handed.

I came home, changed out of my work clothes and now Mark and I are headed to his Dad’s house for a family dinner.

I’m wiped. Peace out y’all.





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