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Food, Concealer, and Being in My Groove

November 12, 2013

Consider yourself warned…today’s post is going to be all over the place…

I was in an eating mood yesterday. I was in an eating mood because I had the day off. (This makes perfect sense, right?!)

I was at home all day catching up on blog work, emails, housework, and Precision Nutrition studying, so the snacks were just too available. I ate one of my Coconut Flour Muffins, a glass of almond milk, and a container of Coco Cafe for breakfast. Then about 2 hours later, I snacked on some coconut flavored Blue Diamond almonds (my absolute favorite!) then I ate a piece of Godiva chocolate, leftover from my birthday.

plan b meals: muffins

Friday

favorite

Mark came home for lunch so we chowed on leftover spaghetti squash and Mark’s AMAZING double-meat meat sauce (Grass-fed bison and beef. I would give you the recipe, but it’s in Mark’s head…and it changes a teensy bit every time he makes it. Although, this really was his best batch yet!)

food: spaghetti squash and meat sauce

Then, as I prepped to coach my evening class at the gym, I had another piece of Godiva chocolate (this stuff CAN NOT be kept in the house!) and a sliced tomato (probably the only vegetable that I ever crave!).

Dinner was out of this world, if I do say so myself: Orange Sriracha Chicken. If you like take-out orange chicken (the fried, sweet, goopy Chinese stuff), you would LOVE this. It’s a healthier, baked version, but it’s perfectly orange-y, spicy, and sweet. Mark and I agreed that this recipe is going on the regular meal rotation. Check out the recipe here: Orange Sriracha Chicken. It’s seriously divine.

food: orange sriracha chicken

Moving on from my day of food…

  • I seriously love coaching my Mon/Wed evening group of women. They’re all funny, sweet, and quite the workout rockstars! Shout out to you guys!
  • In other exciting news, I’m going to be part-time at my Young Life job starting January 1 and I’m going to be on a local radio station talk show every other Monday on my friend Susan’s radio show (Mondays from 3-4pm on 102.3 FM, for you local St. Augustine folks!).
  • I found a new concealer that I love:

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In an effort to do my part to save a bit of money, I decided to try something a little different from my normal $30 stuff. This Covergirl concealer, though, is great! Thick, but smooth and I’m in love with this color. Not too yellow or brown or green. The color is called “Neautralizer” and I got it at CVS for about $8.

  • I’m finally feeling normal again after a month and a half transition of having a second job. For some reason, until now, I’ve felt out of sync and totally behind on everything (work, chores, planning, etc). Now, I’m back in my groove. Amen.

 

Amy, out.

 

xo

 

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