A Coffee Kind Of Day

7 Feb

Some days it seems like I am in a coffee drinking contest. Today is one of those days.

Cup 1:
photo 103

Cup 2:photo 104

Cup 3:

photo (100)

Large DD coffee with light cream and light sugar~ 4 points plus.

We could go on like this all day….

I will blame it on the weather. When it is cold and rainy outside some people eat soup. I drink coffee. Is it  time to switch to water when your pee smells like coffee? I am just throwing that out there. It might be too much.

photo 106

I have actually eaten today.  A rather tasty breakfast I might add. It was a warm and cozy meal to start off a rainy day.
photo 107One egg ~ 2 points plus, 3 sausage links ( there could have been one eaten in the making of this photo)~3 points plus, English muffin~ 3 points plus, and an apple. 

Total Points: 8 points plus

I dressed in my running gear today hoping if the weather broke this morning I could quickly squeeze in my run. Do you ever go ahead and get dressed to work out hoping you can fit it in? I have to say wearing capris all day is dazzlingly comfortable if not fashion forward.

Now that ZB is home from preschool my outdoor running window has closed. Looks like I have a date with the treadmill this evening. I don’t really like running on treadmills.  I know they are a godsend for some people but they make me hurt. I think the side to side movement of the belt aggravates my knees and hips.  A girl has do what a girl has to do sometimes.


I had my usual salad for lunch~6 points plus and I have officially switched to water for the remainder of the day.

The rain has inspired me to use some lentils I have had in the pantry for sometime.

photo 101I threw them in the slow cooker with some seasonings, other veggies, and  diced ham. The entire meal will be less than $5 and by the looks of the slow cooker we will be eating on this for days.
photo 102

My house is smelling great and I am ready to tackle a to do list that has gotten out of control.

I hope this rain clears out soon. I have my first race of the year this Saturday and I am not really pumped about running in the rain.

Do you have a go to food when it is raining? What makes you feel cozy on days like today?

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6 Responses to “A Coffee Kind Of Day”

  1. Traci February 7, 2013 at 2:16 pm #

    My favorite remedy for rainy days is a hot cup of tea with honey.

    • rootsandreflections February 7, 2013 at 4:13 pm #

      You wouldn’t know it from my current relationship with coffee but I do love a good cup of tea as well.
      Thanks for reading!
      ~Becca

  2. morningstoryanddilbert February 7, 2013 at 3:51 pm #

    I understand the coffee thing!!!! Take Care and God Bless 🙂 Kenny T

  3. Brittany February 7, 2013 at 4:25 pm #

    I wear workout gear daily just because haha. I loveee coffee, no shame in needing a few extra cups for the day!

    • rootsandreflections February 7, 2013 at 4:28 pm #

      If I start sleeping in the same gear I have worn all day then I know I have a problem.
      Thanks for reading!
      ~Becca

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