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Epic Christmas Movie list

Epic Christmas Movie list

This post is just a huge list of Christmas/Holiday movies.  There are enough movies to take you from Thanksgiving thru to Christmas (and even a few extra) A Christmas Story A Christmas Carol How the Grinch Stole Christmas How the Grinch Stole Christmas (animated) Home Alone Home Alone 2 Die Hard Babes in Toyland The Nightmare before Christmas The Santa Clause The Santa Clause 2 Love Actually The Holiday Polar Express Miracle on 24th Street White Christmas It’s a Wonderful…

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Tuesday’s Treats — 11/28/17

Tuesday’s Treats — 11/28/17

This week’s treats are either low/no SmartPoints or what I call “worth it”. Low SmartPoints Treats/Snacks The following treats/snacks are low in SmartPoints and are SUPER filling!  I’ve already started to enjoy them this week, but I’ll continue to enjoy them in future weeks as well. Seriously Spicy Hummus (2 SP) + Veg Mini Pretzels (3 SP) Pumpkin Muffins (3 SP) String Cheese (3 SP) with Fruit Apple slices with 1 TBSP Peanut Butter (3 SP) Protein Shake (1 SP) —…

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Tuesday’s Treats — and an early morning!

Tuesday’s Treats — and an early morning!

This week is Thanksgiving week!!! So the food based treats are flowing!   Breakfast at a greasy spoon Even though my break has technically begun, hubby’s hasn’t — but we had to get his car in for a estimate before the holidays kicked off for real.  That meant we had to wake up early and go one morning and today was that day.  We woke up super early and drove in for an estimate — only to be early and…

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New sofa!

New sofa!

This week’s treat is one for the whole family to enjoy — A new Sofa!!   Hubby and I have been making the hodge podge of furniture leftover from college work for the past 8 years.  None of it matched.  None of it was super high quality — except a bold blue suede couch that was purchased brand new 10 years ago — on clearance.  That couch’s frame broke about 5 years ago — and we’ve had it rigged to…

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Tuesday’s Treats — Tiramisu!

Tuesday’s Treats — Tiramisu!

This week’s treat is homemade Tiramisu from the Abs Diet Cookbook! Here’s the recipe: All I did was follow the instructions — omitting the raw egg yolk (because I didn’t want to die of Salmonella) and the raw egg whites (instead I used whipped cream! YUM!)   It was AMAZING tasting! Much better after a night or two — the longer it set, the yummier it became!   Other food type treats this week include: Dove Dark Chocolate with Almond…

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Tuesday’s Treats — What treats??

Tuesday’s Treats — What treats??

  Happy Halloween All!   Though today is technically my “treat day” — I donated my day to make hundreds of Preschoolers’ day better!   So I’ll keep my post short and sweet!       How did your day go? Did you dress up for Halloween? What is your favorite way to treat yourself on a busy work day?

Tuesday’s Treats

Tuesday’s Treats

Yesterday was a bad mood day.  For whatever reason, probably because I’m a week away from my period or because I was tired and run down for a Monday, I was just a crabby and mean lady! As I was doing normal chores — as I’m trying to keep a clean house — I grew resentful at the person who made the mess (poor sweet hubby).  He doesn’t really know when to pick up after himself — he’s swears he…

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Just for Fun Friday!

Just for Fun Friday!

Just for fun this weekend — we’re balancing all the work we have to do with my three favorite things. Brunch I love breakfast foods! Hubby loves sleeping in on the weekend!   What better way to merge these to loves than with a Saturday morning brunch!  We’ve decided to go to one of our favorite brunch stops in the next town over — where their specialty is all things crepes. They have sweet crepes and savory crepes and the…

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Tuesday’s Treats!

Tuesday’s Treats!

It’s 47 degrees here this morning!  That’s a treat in and of itself! To take advantage of it, I’m planning a few fun things for the day! Get moving Originally, I planned to run a few miles — but my Garmin died and needs to charge up first.  Looks like that’ll have to wait until later… maybe it’ll charge super fast and I can still go a bit later this morning (or later this week?) Last night’s Crossfit workout was…

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Tuesday’s Treats — 10/10/17

Tuesday’s Treats — 10/10/17

Time with friends This week’s most favorite-est treat is going shopping with my friend!  We have to pick out gifts for a few of our mutual friends, so we’re taking an afternoon and making it happen.  I’m always so grateful for time with friends — as I feel that it helps me take off my Negative Nelly hat for a while.   It’s been really crummy here lately — as far as the weather goes — and something about life…

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