Monday, September 27, 2010

Busy Little Bee…

Hello my loves! I need to get back into my blogging groove…I can’t believe that it has been a week since I last posted…oops!

I have been having a great week which included spending time with my family…helped my niece and little sister with homework…little sis had to use the word RUN in a sentence…Too cute!

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And of course resisting temptation while I was at my dad’s house. You guys might remember that his wife owns a cake/cupcake business….

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Okay okay…I did enjoy a couple of bites of THIS one since it WAS a rainbow cookie cupcake!

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I also reunites with an old friend…YUP they FOUND my car! but I didn’t take it back…I got used to not having a car and really don’t want the hassle. I already made my peace with not having a car 6 months ago when she was stolen but it IS nice to know that she is okay.

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I also had some yummy fruit…LIMONSILLO! These are very popular in Dominican Republic. “Limoncillo or kenepas are small and green skin with a large pit and the meat like that of a grape, the size of a limonsillo is like a large grape and they are not related to citrus or limes or taste nothing like it.”

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I have enjoyed some yummy eats too…here are some highlights

Apple cooked in cinnamon and splenda over 1% cottage cheese with my usual cafe con leche

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Oat Bran with Blueberries and Peanut Butter

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Spicy PB whole wheat pasta with veggies…

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Blueberry Pancakes with PB and Lite Syrup

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My dad made the most amazing spicy shrimp!!!! IT WAS DEELISH!!!!!

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Have I mentioned that they opened a Subway Restaurant, 2 blocks from my house???? I am one happy girl! Veggie Delight Sammie…

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My workouts have been going great! I started week 9 of Turbo Fire this morning, I am making some modifications since my race is on Sunday and I don’t want to over do it. This morning I did the HIIT 15 workout and I Want Those Arms Chapter 1 and 2. I took it easy on my lower body since my legs are a tad tight from my run ayer…the hills are killing me but you gotta do what you gotta do!

Have a great day loves!!!!!

Namaste…

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18 comments :

  1. Wow I can't believe they found your car after all this time! I'm glad she is okay. Those cupcakes look amazing!

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  2. I can't believe they found your car! Your little sis is adorable! I know what you mean about blogging. I took a few days off, and while it was nice, I feel like I need to get back into the swing of things!

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  3. I was wondering if you were going to take her back or not.

    I love the sentence your little sister wrote, too cute!

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  4. aww i love kid's sentances they write! so cute

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  5. yum yum yum! hope you have a fabulous week!

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  6. We are within walking distance of a Subway, and it's fabulous. Whenever I don't want to cook, we walk there (not often, but still, it happens!).

    I'm glad they found your car, and good for you for continuing to go without it. I mean, if you don't need one, why have one?! I'll be riding my bike to work starting in October so my little Civic will have a nice hibernation.

    THanks for informing me about the limonsillo. I've heard chefs talk about it before but never knew what it was!

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  7. Thats great news on your car! Where did they find it? When I come up can your dad make that shrimp for me along with cupcakes for dessers? Just saying.....

    I wish I could like Subway but think I went into too many gas stations that had Subway when I was younger and the smell still lingers with me.

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  8. rainbow cookie cupcake!?!? oh man!!

    they found your girl?? glad she is ok, so what happens, can you sell it and make some money?

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  9. ahh I am so glad you are still liking and doing turbo fire!!! thats so amazing, I love chalene still even tough I am not doing the workouts!

    omg they found your car YESSSSSSS so happy for you!!!

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  10. holy crap they found your car! haha that's friggn awesome though :)

    your family are quiteeee the chefs! the rainbow cake cupcake sounds to dieee forrrrrrr

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  11. I am in shock that they found your car after all this time! But kind of proud of you for not taking it back. That takes a lot of guts chica.

    You are the best aunt/sister ever! Have I mentioned that recently?

    Rainbow cookie cupcake. I am drooling.

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  12. I can't believe they found your car! That is amazing!

    I'm so excited for your RACE!!! Can you believe it's only your third one? Your like an old pro now.

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  13. Hey doll! You're back!! Little lady is so cute- of course Mariette runs ;)

    I want to try some of those fruits- get a few ready for me in a month, OK?

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  14. Duh- I mean little sister, but I always type little lady. Oy- it's late!

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  15. Wow Im out of touch, i didn't realize your car was stolen. I would have given it back sooner :) :P

    Those shrimps look amazing! But hey, what what what, no Roman Beans. Whats going on?

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  16. So what did you end up doing with the car? Did insurance already pay you for it?

    That is so weird that it turned up after six months!

    Hope you had a great weekend!

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  17. I can't believe they found your car. Def wasn't expecting that. I can't believe someone stole it in the first place. Parking in the city is awful so I would have given it up too!

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