Weekly Workout Recap: Hello February.

Oh hey there February, did January last like 3 seconds for anyone else?

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I kind of love February though, it’s short and sweet. It contains holidays like Valentines Day and Family Day and I am heading to Vancouver again in a few short days so I have a feeling this month is going to be pretty wonderful! I bought my parents flowers for their anniversary and I was 110% selfish when I asked for my favourite flowers to be added to the bouquet. Lilies are just too pretty.

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Note: These photos were taken with my real live DSLR camera. Imagine that – better quality photos with a better quality camera ๐Ÿ˜‰ I have really tried to make an effort to use my camera more often and I think my February Challenge in the kitchen will really help with that! So will my major efforts to procrastinate any and all school work ‘er day. #selfiesunday

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In case you didn’t catch the last post where I listed my health challenges for February, I have challenged myself to step into the kitchen and be a little more adventurous this month with my culinary skills, recipe testing and development, and food photography! I love food and nutrition but I never take the time to experiment and really try my hand at good cooking!

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In an effort to save all of my culinary energy for the month of February, yesterday my brother made me pancakes for breakfast! He had already made a batch for himself and was cooking them up when I got home from a 2-hour workout at the gym yesterday morning when I commented on how good they smelled and looked. Next thing I know, after I had showered and walked into the kitchen to make breakfast, he had made a batch of protein pancakes for me!! I love him!

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Oatmeal, egg whites, an egg, plain greek yogurt, and cinnamonโ€ฆ blend it up and pour onto pancake griddle. I topped mind with strawberries, peanut butter, and a drizzle of honey! They were really delicious! This morning I headed to the gym early for a lovely and slow 7-miler to end the week. I had to get my run done before I attended a Lululemon event that I will talk about this week! All-in-all, a busy week of workouts!

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What is your favourite month?

Pancakes or waffles?

4 Comments

  1. Wow those pancakes look amazing!! Very nice of your bro! I am usually a pancake girl but actually recently did a post about these insane waffles I had and I am now rethinking the whole thing… ๐Ÿ˜ฎ I love September because it’s my birthday then ๐Ÿ™‚ I can’t believe it’s February now too!!

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