Wednesday Eats and a Thursday Morning Early 90’s Fun

Good Morning and Happy Thursday everyone ūüôā

Thursday’s have always been my late days, but as of late {pun intended} they have also been my Friday. ¬† I don’t know if I’ve mentioned this previously, but one of the many perks of my new position is a schedule of four tens {four 10 hour days versus five 8 hour days}. ¬†Considering my drive is noticeably further, this is HUGE. One less day of driving, and consistent long weekends. ¬† Let’s just say I was stoked when this new schedule was presented to me as an option, and it didn’t take long for me to say heck yes.

Yesterday’s Eats

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Yeah, I dominated that container. ¬†Once full of fresh fruit and veggies – but the end of the morning scraps that didn’t look appetizing. ¬†Don’t worry, the rest was wonderful ūüôā

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They had Clif¬†bars at my training the previous day which are NOT gluten friendly. ¬†I couldn’t stop thinking about them since, so I went out and got myself a KIND bar. ¬†Surprisingly a little sweet, but I still had no problem dominating it.

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Let’s not talk about these cookies, because I may need to go grab more right now if I do. ¬†Seriously, to all my friends gluten free or not, go find these. ¬†Yum. ¬†I am LOVING all these new products I am finding {not necessarily healthy, but man my carb cravings were on FIRE yesterday}.


Tried another new-to-me simple {new to be} kitchen staple.  Annies, your shells and cheese are no joke,

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I added some squash that we baked to the pasta and then had some fresh veggies on the side and topped it all with a hunk of Zach’s steak. ¬†Delish. ¬†Only problem is there wasn’t more!


I believe Zach’s comment said it best about these cookies I got from an adorable bakery in Aurora.

“These taste like real cookies”

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Terrible picture, but this double chocolate cookies from Derby Bakery were like cakey delicious heaven in edible form.   I gotta work on restricting this sweet tooth of mine.  #itsaproblem

A 30 minute AM Upper Body Routine

For this workout, you’re going to need dumbells, and a mat. ¬†Choose weights that are comfortable for you.


And a computer, and sense of humor ¬†ūüôā

Set one

8 Minute Arms

Set two

8 Minute Abs

Set three

8 Minute Arms

{Edited to add: ¬†I did a second set of 8 minute Abs too, because well I’m addicted to this 90’s fitness fun}

A good laugh and quick and dirty AM upper body routine. ¬†Perefction ‚̧