So, I failed. I was one of the last ones in the office and it was just me and the brownies. Apparently the brownie explosion party was an ice cream and brownie sundae feast. Luckily, I avoided most of it, but I did end up having a brownie and an oreo. Boo. It wasn't that good either (no offense to ... Read More about Friday Failure
We are celebrating all the May birthdays at work today with a "Brownie Explosion" Party. Everyone is in there right now laughing and eating brownies. I don't even want to go near it, but we'll see how I hold up. I started lunch with a big salad topped with light balsamic. I thought I'd get my ... Read More about Avoid the conference room!!!
Today is a rest day since I have a long run planned for tomorrow. I just went for a long walk with the perros. Breakfast was a BIG bowl of a bunch of cereals with almond milk. I couldn't decide what cereal I wanted, so I had them all!I used all these cereals to make my bowl. After I was done with ... Read More about So, um we kinda like cereal around here…
I've been tagged by Simple and Divine! Yeah for me my first tag :) Here are the rules as I understand them: RULES: (1) Link your tagger(s) and post these rules (2) Share 5 unknown Facts about yourself (3) Pay it forward! Link 5 more bloggers and include their names in your post (4) Leave them a ... Read More about I’m It!!!
In order to get caught up on the blog I am just going to break down Tuesday and Wednesday's eats. Sorry I am so behind on this! I will be a better blogger from now on.I went out for an about 5.6 or something mile run first thing in the morning.I snacked on some watermelon on my drive home. Breakfast ... Read More about Back to Business Tuesday
I went for a run down by the water first thing in the morning. I was out for about an hour. There were a lot of other runners out and it was so nice to be running in a new place where I felt safe and not a weirdo for running. Breakfast was cereal with Kashi Trail Mix and milk. I also had some ... Read More about Leaving San Francisco Monday …
Another great day in SF! I started the day with a run on the treadmill in the hotel gym. I used to always run on the 'mill - like 5 times a week because I hated running in my ghetto neighborhood. It was a nice little return to my running roots. Isn't that weird? Sunday Breakfast - I brought a mix ... Read More about San Francisco Sunday
We stayed in San Simeon Friday night because we didn't want to worry about driving all the way up to San Francisco if traffic was horrible. So we woke up Saturday morning and took a nice little walk on the beach. It is beautiful up there. The beaches are rocky and picturesque and quiet (not full of ... Read More about Saturday – San Francisco here we come
Friday is normally a rest day for me, but I went for a long run since I would miss a quality weekend run while I was out of town. The weather was cold and windy - what is up with that? I am not used to that in So Cal, so I wanted to stop about half way through since it was starting to sprinkle. But, ... Read More about Friday – Vacation Time!
Sorry for being gone over the l o n g weekend. I had so much fun. Here is a recap broken down a little to keep track.Thursday Dinner - Salad with egg and black beans, left over chickpea cutlets and sweet potato. This is one of my new favorite meals. I love it! Ben had never tried a PB smoothie, so I ... Read More about Oh my gosh I have so much to catch up on!
The BF sent me an email last night with what he ate for dinner. It included the recipe and a picture of his food. He thought it was funny since it is in such contrast with what I eat. The subject line was BF vs Monica. I am putting it on the blog to show how freakin' hard it is to eat healthy when ... Read More about The BF vs. Monica
I forgot the cord to my camera so I can't upload any pictures. I'll have to use words:I ate. A lot. ... Read More about Forgetful
Friday night at 8 got myself a date she might be my mate and that would be so great great great great great great! - Nutty Professor Dinner Friday was curry chicken, whole wheat couscous, some eggplant thingy, salad and half a piece of garlic naan. It was all courtesy of TJ's except for the last of ... Read More about Friday night at 8…
I can't help the fact that I sweat profusely! I don't really love it. I was such a sweaty beast on my run today. No, really I was like drenched. I hate that I sweat so much I feel like such a man. Note to self: "Buy a running skirt so you don't look like such a man while running in public." I ... Read More about Today I love … being a sweaty beast
Woo woo! I am back full force. It is so nice to not feel like crap. Seriously.21 Days until my beach vacation!!!Today's run was slow, I guess my legs didn't feel 100% yet. I just did an easy 5.5.Breakfast was watermelon on the way to work. I had a mix of cereals with almond milk and a naner at work. ... Read More about Today I love … feeling 100 percent
Wednesday I was back in business, sort of. I tried to run, but it was still a little painful since I didn't exactly fuel myself well yesterday and because my body was still recovering from Monday night's violent shaking. I ran about 2 miles and took the perros for a walk. Breakfast was a mix of ... Read More about Wednesday Recap