I’m Too Tired to be Clever

It’s been a busy, busy, busy day!  This will be a quick post because I am still not quite ready for bed!  After my Larabar ode it was time for breakfast.  A cup of eggnog’n tea.

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1/3C of oats, topped with 1t butterscotch chips, a heaping tspoon PBCo chunky pb, and Kefir lowfat cappuccino.

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I did not like Kefir on oats, this will not be an addition you will see again!

For lunch I made a savory pb&j.

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A mini ww bagel with PBCo spicy pb, homemade strawberry jam, and 3slices of chicken.

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Alongside my last clementine.

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All together.

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Later on for a snack I ate 3T of paperbag popcorn (also my favorite Fiona Apple song).

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I also nibbled on 3 of these throughout the day.

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We did not realize that they were 70calories per cookie, excuse me Oreo, size matters.  You are not big enough to pack such a caloric punch, even if you are yummy!

Dinner:

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We made 2.5servings of ww pasta, cooked with 1 big head of chopped broccoli.  After draining, toss with sauce – 2T tahini, 1T lemon juice, 1T apple cider vinegar.  Top with a block of tofu that has been sliced and sauteed.  This makes 2.5 yummy servings.

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Today has been pretty much all schoolwork, the only time I left the house was to sprint to Staples to get copies 😦  I’ll be blogging more tomorrow about why today was so ridiculous!  On my list of accomplishments, however, was making 10research folders stocked for an upcoming project,

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and making a prize bag for the student in each class with the highest average (my new thing this quarter will be annoncing the top and bottom of the class every Monday).

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I’m plum tuckered, sweet dreams all!

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10 Responses to I’m Too Tired to be Clever

  1. carolinebee says:

    that is SO cool that u found a fun way to motivate your kids, i hope it works- it’s candy!! OMG love that fiona apple song too..do u like ani difranco?? She’s another of my faves 😀

  2. Maggie says:

    Love your paper bag popcorn!

  3. VeggieGirl says:

    Butterscotch chips + spicy PB = holy yum!!

    Good luck with teaching!!

  4. Emily says:

    Your dinner looks great! Hope you have a good Monday! 🙂

  5. Sarah says:

    i need to find some eggnog’n tea! and i also need to get some of that the heat is on pb. I loooove pb + spicy. maybe i will try to make some with cayenne or something.

    oreos are my favorite cookies in the world, but i have the same complaint. how can they have 70 cal per cookie???

    the kids will have so much fun with your colorful research plans 🙂

  6. Sharon says:

    Oh my gosh, prize packs? That sounds awesome! So much fun to do too! I love crafty things!

    • Emily says:

      me too! everyone knows the carrie bradshaw big closet vs. a ring quote? well (even though I’ve already got the ring) my husband knows that for me it is a craft closet!

  7. Erin says:

    Spicy PB sounds so good! Do you think it would make a good sauce for noodles?

    • Emily says:

      hells yes it would make a good noodle sauce! the last time I hit up the pbco (year ago) I actually used my leftovers as a pasta sauce

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