Tea and Cookies

I’ve got a lovely new little evening ritual that I am LOVING.

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I am really focusing on hydrating and balancing what I eat this week, and one way I’ve been doing that is an evening glass or two of tea.

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…and cookies of course, but that’s besides the point.

My most recent obsession is the Sleigh Ride Tea {from last year, upps.  still good}.  It’s kept my little tummy and heart happy through 2 or 3 {or 6} episodes of Parenthood with the family each night.  I think I like this new little ritual – who needs wine, right?

{well, who needs wine until Saturday}….

Anybody else loving tea lately or have any good flavors they recommend me try?

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Afternoon Stroll

Of course there was more to my evening than just tea and cookies!   After my run I sat and finally let myself catch up on some of your blogs while I enjoyed a carrot smoothie in the great outdoors.

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Once the afternoon started getting away from us, Gusman and I had a nice little 2 mile walk to move the little legs.  All six of em 🙂

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Snacked the afternoon away with some more carrots and salsa, because I didn’t get enough in the smoothie.

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Followed by a tuna burger, grilled onions and toast + greens

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Plus a side of sweet potatoes grilled with oil and maple syrup.  Holy delish — try it now.

Alright — so after a super wordy afternoon post, I’ve given you a picture heavy post.  Hope you don’t mind and have a GREAT Tuesday

10 thoughts on “Tea and Cookies

  1. I am a tea fanatic and end every day with a cup of green tea, and start each morning with either Harney & Sons Paris tea or Earl Grey Supreme tea. I am a wee bit tea obsessed, so I love your new tradition!

  2. I usually have tea after dinner each night to signal that the eating is done. Which helps to stop snacking. I don’t have any favorite flavors for you, but I like tea with ginger in it.

  3. mhmm, your food looks so good! I love having tea in the evening to relax a bit. Celestial Seasonings has a Sweet Coconut Thai tea that tastes incredible.

  4. that tea pot is soooooo cuteeeeee. i drink chai tea on the reg at work (after my several cups of morning coffee) — one of my faves. i can’t get into the carrot juice or smoothie thing — i like mine green and carrot-free.

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