I thought I would start out today with some
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So Saturday was a beautiful day and it was 63 degrees out again! Unfortunately I was at work all day, boo. But I hope you all enjoyed it.
For breakfast I whipped up a Microwaveable English Muffin with almond flour. Let me tell you it is one of my staples now, as you probably notice! It only has 5 ingredients and it is very easy to make!
Grainless Microwaveable English Muffin
1/4 cup almond flour
1 tbsp melted butter
1/2 tsp baking powder
I ate mine with 1 whole egg, 1 egg white and a laughing cow cinnamon cream cheese wedge! I also toasted it 🙂
Which brings me to…
Snacks I’ve been loving and most of which I had today:
Emerald Dark Chocolate Almonds- I think I ate half of this container on Saturday!
UMP (ultimate muscle protein) Cookies N Cream Protein (Beverly International now has a Rocky Road flavor that I want to try)
The Laughing Cow– (Cinnamon cream cheese and strawberry cream cheese!)
Pita Turkey and Cheese Melt
Inside: turkey, thin provolone, romaine, tomato, avocado
On the side: hard-boiled egg and orange peppers
Since my body (and when I say body I really mean my whole body) is so sore from the week I took another day off from the gym. My back, shoulders, thighs, hamstrings, and even my abs hurt!
Since I am a nurse and I walk around a lot, I must say my job was pretty hard on Saturday. Tomorrow I will hit up the gym and probably do a combo of some cardio, or a tabata or something. Whatever I do will be AWESOME, so be looking out for it for sure 🙂
After Alec’s basketball game we came home and watched football, FUN! So since I am doing a 30 day challenge of no sweets, I haven’t been craving them too bad really, until I saw a blog post about a single serve brownie!
After reading the ingredients I figured this would be OK for me to eat because it barely even has any sugar in it!
Healthy Brownie In A Mug
- 1 tbsp chunky almond butter (I used unsalted)
- 1 tbsp liquid egg white (Next time I will just use the whole egg white- since mine turned out a little dry)
- 1 stevia packet
- 1 tsp cocoa powder
- 1/8 tsp vanilla extract (I don’t have an 1/8 so I just guessed)
- pinch of baking soda (I’ve seen it made with baking powder too)
- pinch of salt
Microwave for 30 seconds and Enjoy!
I checked mine at 15 seconds and it was almost done, so I think next time I will keep it around a 20 second nuke! It was a little dry but still tasted great! Next time will be even better!
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