The Weekend Is Here!

As per usual, I started the day with a cafe au lait on my way into work. For breakfast, I had a repeat of thursday. A bowl of multi-grain Cheerios topped with flax seed, dried blueberries and milk.

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We had a late lunch planned so I snacked on some red pepper chunks with natural PB. MMMM….goood!

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We had a v. special lunch because it was K’s last day. At my job, I am one of three women that work there and with K leaving, it is down to just two. We are really going to miss her. K is the kind of girl that if you didn’t love her so much, you would totally hate her. For our lunch, I picked up sushi for T, K and myself. I had the vegetable maki combo with had three small rolls. One was a sweet potato roll, one was a vegan roll and one was a futomaki. All of them were delicious but I thoroughly enjoyed the sweet potato roll!

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After our lunch, we had a twizzler party. We gave K about 6lbs of them because she loves them so. We tried all the flavors, lemon was my favorite. I didn’t take any pictures because it just didn’t feel like the right thing at the time. I was on a major sugar high the rest of the afternoon and finally came cashing down when it was time to go home.

Once I got home, I made a quick dinner to warm us up from the cold. I heated up some TJ’s butternut squash and apple soup with a dollop of greek yogurt

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and grilled cheese on sandwich thins.

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I didn’t really like the soup at all, I guess sweet soup isn’t my thing. I ended up eating only the grilled cheese and half of one of the sandwiches I made for the dear husband.  I really fought off the munchies that I am sure was a result of all of that afternoon sugar. We watched a little DVR and then went to bed. The house was so cold because our heat pump is having a hard time keeping up but I always sleep best when it is cold!

What is your favorite meal when it is cold outside?

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13 Responses

  1. Grilled cheese on sandwich thins sounds SO GOOD!! I’ll have to try it!

    Favorite cold-weather meal: roast chicken, garlic roasted potatoes, and apple pie for dessert!

  2. Sushi! It looks fantastic. I love sweet potato rolls.

  3. Mmm…that sushi looks great 🙂

    I have never heard of a sweet potato roll!

  4. You have a wonderful blog. I am going to add you to my favorite HEALTH Blogs. Please stop by and take a look sometime.

  5. Enjoy your weekend!!!

    **My favorite cold-weather meal (scroll down in post):

    http://veggiegirlvegan.blogspot.com/2008/09/edible-and-inedible-goodies.html

  6. I never woulda thought to try red peppers with PB. I will have to try that combo!!

  7. ooooooooooooooh that sushi looks so good! which place is it from? Never thought to put red pepper w/ straight PB. I enjoy it with PB sauces & dressings, so I will have to try it!

  8. I love sushi. I think I could eat it every day! I’ve never had a sweet potato roll but that sure sounds good!

  9. Soup and grilled cheese is a sure winner when it’s cold!

  10. Please work on a recipe for the sweet potato sushi for the home cook. 🙂

    I find BLT salad very comforting, which is strange.

    Chili is my more typical answer. With pudding.

  11. Def. soup! i had bnut squash soup today, too! yummmy!

  12. […] in the week that we would do a sushi run for lunch. I had been craving a sweet potato roll since the last time I had one. I ordered the veg maki combo which included a vegan roll (cukes and avocado), sweet potato roll […]

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