Sunday, August 28, 2011

Hangin’ with the Fam

It is another GLOR-EEE-OUS Sunday morning in Kansas City!  We are just having perfect weather lately and I am taking full advantage of our screened in porch to soak it all up.

Yesterday started with a 5 mile run. 

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I got to take my new shoes on their first run.  They felt so good.  I knew my other shoes were pretty worn out, but I didn’t realize how bad until I slipped my feet into these!

I came home and took the girls for their walk.

I ate a yogurt bowl outside on the deck.

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Then I started getting glued to my computer.  The WBFF World Championships was yesterday in Toronto and I knew several people competing.  One of them being my trainer, Diana Chaloux-LaCerte!  I was so pumped for everyone! They had a forum going with play by play commentary and it was exciting! I felt like I was there.

Meal #2: Brown rice noodles, roasted broccoli and turkey meat balls

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I couldn’t spend all day in front of my computer though because Justin’s Dad and Stepmom were coming over dinner. Justin made the grocery store run and I cleaned and then cooked the food.

Meal #3: eggwhites with one whole egg, canadian bacon, gluten free english muffing with butter

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The evening started out a little on the warm side, but we didn’t mind, we sat outside anyway.  It cooled off pretty quick.

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We enjoyed appetizers of crackers, salami and asiago cheese along with cream cheese with a jalepeno chutney.

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And, of course, bottles of wine.

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For dinner, I made deviled chicken, Au gratin potatoes and a salad.

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It was yummy.  That was the first time I had made Au Gratin potatoes and they could have cooked longer, but they tasted good.

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For dessert, I made that chocolate éclair dessert that we love so much.  So sweet, but so yummy!

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Eventually, everyone reached their limit of sugar and wine and the evening came to an end.

I hopped back on the computer to get the updates on the competition.  Diana took 2nd place and her husband Micah took home the 1st place trophy in his division!  I am so excited for both of them and I know that everyone else that competed is waking up with smiles on their faces!

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