AGood Morning!

A while back I attended Blend Retreat 2013 and I won some great products such as protein bars, protein powders, pre workout drinks, dark chocolate goodies, and coconut oil, etc.  I also won 3 tubs of Nuttzo! which was by far one of my favorites!

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I couldn’t believe it because I had been wanting to try this stuff for a very long time.  Needless to say, I was pumped when I got to bring these fantastic goodies home! Well,  Yesterday I shared with you that I enjoyed a few Nuttzo Protein Balls and I promised the recipe would be on the blog today so here it is!

Protein Nuttzo Balls

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Ingredients:

  • 3 scoops vanilla protein powder (I used About Time Protein)
  • 1/4 cup almond flour
  • 1/4 cup applesauce (no sugar added)
  • 1/4 cup Nuttzo (NP- No Peanuts)

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Mix all ingredients together and roll into balls.  Refrigerate and enjoy!

Since my workout on Saturday where I ripped my hands doing pull ups, I decided I would try to let my hands heal I decided I would do some workouts at home this week.  On Tuesday I did a workout with different exercises, each of which I did 50 reps!  It took me about 30 minutes (The bachelorette that I DVR’d on Monday was on too, if you know what I mean.)  But don’t get me wrong I got my sweat on!

I call this one the Fab 50!

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This can easily be done in your living room with NO equipment!

Also while I was at BLEND I met some great people, including some of the hosts who sponsored the retreat.  One of the most fun people I could ever meet was Britney who worked with The Laughing Cow.  Recently Britney sent me a Summer Essential Package with lots of goodies and smart snacks!

“The Laughing Cow® provided me with product for this review. However, thoughts and opinions are my own and do not necessarily reflect those of the brand.”

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Along with three cheese flavors:  light garlic and  herb, light queso fresco and chipotle, and light creamy swiss, they also sent me multigrain wheat things, a water bottle, and a sweet cooler that I can pack my snacks in for the pool 🙂

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Be jealous of my water bottle.  I use this thing DAILY!

The Laughing Cow® Community Leaders Sarah Dussault and Tina Haupert came up with two weeks of activities, snacks and tips to reshape your swimsuit season mindset!  I already follow some of these but I also got some other great ideas like adding planks into my workout and aiming to drink a gallon of water.  (The water thing is already part of my getting back on track plan.)

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My husband loves the Queso Fresco and I’m thinking I could make a healthy queso dip with it!

And my favorite that Is Cinnamon cream cheese!

I love adding it to my waffle egg sandwiches, and spreading it on toast with bananas or strawberries.

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I also love the garlic and herb which I melt into scrambled eggs, and my favorite skinny broccoli and cheese casserole!

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The Laughing Cow® provided me with product for this review. However, thoughts and opinions are my own and do not necessarily reflect those of the brand.

 

What laughing cow wedge flavor is your favorite??

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