Work has been busy lately and I love that, the days have been flying by, but I am on the Fitmixer Boot Camp program and the program is set up to eat 6 small a day. So during the day I have been setting the alarm on my phone to remind me when it’s time for my next meal.
That has been really helping me stay on schedule. My first two meals are protein smoothies. The first protein smoothie I blend at home before I leave for work with fruit and the second meal mixes up well with the Fitmixer blender bottle. Then I have lunch and a mid afternoon snack.
Me being the planner I am loves this, I pack all my water, Fitmixer powder, snacks and lunch all in a big bag the night before work. I love to be prepared.
So here’s how I started my day. Fitmixer Boot Camp Smoothie with banana and raspberries.
Digging my morning smoothies lately. I love the vanilla protein powder and I love choosing what frozen fruits I’ll be adding to it. Today’s was delicious.
Sliced and bagged an apple for my mid morning snack.
Later, dinner was thrown together. I knew what I wanted to make, but was not sure how it would all fit together. Grilled chicken breast, seasoned rice and kale chips on Flat Out bread, with a side of roasted broccoli. I wanted a clean, easy and filling dinner, and it worked out well together, I really liked it.
Had a really nice cool evening so we sat on the deck, ate dinner and enjoyed the view.
We have a pair of nesting swans on the lake this year and I have been watching them every night, tonight the male was swimming around while the female sat on the nest. He sit’s next to her most of the time, but tonight he took a nice long swim and cleaned his feathers. I hope I am home when the eggs hatch. She has been on her nest now for three weeks and the normal process is 40 days, so I really think the hatching is getting close.
The Lilly pads are starting to bloom and I love when they flower, I will be sure to post a picture as soon as I get one.
Finally got the picture I have been trying to get for days, the Baltimore Oriole that visits my bird bath daily.
Killian laid in the grass and relaxed for approximately 30 seconds, then it was right back to running around the yard monitoring any movement from anything.
Stuart was fascinated by the swan and stood on the deck woofing at him.
I snapped a picture of my blooming lavender, so pretty, smells amazing.
Then Killian and Stuart decided to chase each other and play fight. They had a blast.
Later in the evening a hummingbird was hanging around the feeder so I grabbed my camera and ran upstairs to my bedroom balcony for a better view and was so excited that he was still buzzing around taking drinks.
The last picture I took today was this little bunny, he has had a few close calls with my dogs, but each time has made it to shelter. I try to look for him before I let the dogs out, but sometimes he’s in a bush or a plant and I don’t see him, so glad he’s fast, I like watching him weed my yard.
Well, I had a great day and now it’s time to watch Master Chef, I love me some Gordan Ramsey. What did I ever do before DVR? Digging that it’s the weekend I need some extra sleep.
Now to the Winner of The 4 Simply Bars # 7 Lisa at Fit in the Midwest.
Also, The Simply Bar has offered to send a Lemon Coconut Bar to an additional winner. So I did another drawing and the winner of the Free Bar direct from The Simply Bar is #10 MLLrungirl.
So now I just need the winners to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org with your shipping information and your prize will be on it’s way.
Thanks to everyone who entered.
Question of the Day: What’s your favorite cooking show? I’m love around the world in 80 plates.
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