Weekend Things + Meals for the Week

by admin on September 29, 2013

hi everyone!

how was your weekend?


mine was pretty low key. I spent a lot of time hanging with this gal. (side note..what was life before selfie pics???) We stayed in Friday night (may or may not of watched Pitch Perfect..for the uhh 40th time)

I spent some of Saturday studying. Then, like a typical senior in college, ditched studying plans to go to the bar with my friend Kirsten. Ness and I went out last night and met up with some friends from our Spain trip. It was a good (alcohol filled) time ;)


now that my brother and i are friends on snap chat I’ve ordered him to send me 5 million snap chats of my dogs. He’s sent me a few videos, plus some cute pictures (all of which I’ve taken a screen shot of)


this was brunch this morning. One of the last slices of the chocolate chip banana zucchini bread i baked (which ahem..is already gone..i’ll share the recipe tomorrow!) + 2 scrambled eggs with avocado and LOTS of sriracha


lunch yesterday was another egg veggie scramble in a whole wheat tortilla with lots of mashed avocado on the bottom. Deeeelish


I got up bright and early this morning (woof) and headed out to go food shopping

a stop at starbucks for a venti pumpkin spice ice coffee was more than necessary

here’s whats on the menu for this week!

Spicy Lentil Marinara sauce with Spaghetti Squash

Butternut Squash and black bean Enchilada bake

eggs and roasted sweet potato wedges

Coconut, Corn and Mushroom soupĀ 

and for prep

a batch of Mediterranean Quinoa salad


and a batch of homemade hummus


while I was prepping both the quinoa salad and hummus, I decided to go ahead and make the spicy lentil marinara sauce and roast the spaghetti squash

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I served myself up a big bowl for lunch today :) It turned out really good! I’ll definitely be sharing this recipe as well :)

and some grocery finds..


this stuff is amazeballs. Except I got crunchy by accident..that just goes to show you what kind of morning it what for me..


MORE SRIRACHA!!!…thank god. I went about 3 days without it..3 painful, sad days


i’m about to head to chapter


i’m so excited. slash scared. slash excited.

i hope everyone had a great weekend!