Get the Funk Out

August 11th, 2009 | Posted by Alison in Breakfast - (13 Comments)

I awoke this morning feeling like I spent yesterday in a haze. I’m not sure what’s up but I am bound and determined to bust out of it today. Maybe because I hadn’t had green juice or run since Saturday? Not enough fresh fruit yesterday? Cooped up inside an air conditioned house and no sun …
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Counts

August 6th, 2009 | Posted by Alison in Morning Craziness - (14 Comments)

Minutes spent doing Gentle Hatha Yoga #1 this morning: 20 Versions of juice made: 2 Romaine, cucumber, apple, ginger, lemon pour moi. Carrot, apple, ginger pour monsieur. Number of juice photos taken: 2 Kiwi seeds consumed: 536 Watermelons cut into: 1 Number grunts expelled while moving said watermelon around and cutting into it: 7 Containers …
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Let’s Get Ready To Rumble

August 5th, 2009 | Posted by Alison in Morning Craziness - (21 Comments)

You are in luck. Today you’ve got front row seats to an epic battle. Vegetables vs. The Juicer. Place your bets. In this corner we’ve got raw fruits and vegetables. Teeming with live enzymes, antioxidants, vitamins and minerals. A tough crowd to take down, their approach will most likely be a herd attack. And this …
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When I wasn’t eating fruit this morning, was drinking green lemonade. Juice for two. Green Lemonade is even growing on Zak. (Maybe he should see a doctor about that.) And after juice, I did exactly what I said I wasn’t going to do. I googled. If your pupa has been very dark for over 48 …
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My morning run got pushed back to HOT o’clock due to Zak working late and these little ones who insist on calling me mom being up early. So instead of getting my jog on, I got my juice on. Behold the Tower of Juice. When the man finally rose from his slumber I got a …
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Your Personal Homeschooling Lesson

July 30th, 2009 | Posted by Alison in Life - (13 Comments)

I got up this morning to do a little downward dog in the family room, only to discover a little outward skunk wandering around on the deck. Take note that this picture was taken BEHIND the safety of a glass door. I flew up the stairs to snag Ava out of bed. Wake my sleeping …
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Sorta Long Run Monday

July 27th, 2009 | Posted by Alison in Breakfast - (7 Comments)

Zak is off today to catch up on family time, so I decided today would be a good day to make up for no running for two days and get a sorta long run in too. I got up to whip up the best pre-run fuel I could think of. A Tequila Green Lemonade Sunrise. …
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Kids Eat Free

July 26th, 2009 | Posted by Alison in Breakfast - (13 Comments)

Day Numero Four with no early morning work out. Zak gets home tonight. Hallelujah. My morning green lemonade in a tall, tall glass. In the Tall, Tall Grass. Egads you can’t even tell how tall that glass is when it sinks into the grass! Someone write “Mow Lawn” on the to do list. OK, OK, …
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Fossil Walk

July 25th, 2009 | Posted by Alison in Life - (7 Comments)

Today’s homeschooling adventure was just that – quite the adventure! We met up with a bunch of homeschooling families today for a Fossil Walk. We took a 10 minute hike through this creek bed to make our way to the dig site. Holy bedrock. This was the first fossil we found, which explains why I …
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Liquid Diet

July 24th, 2009 | Posted by Alison in Breakfast - (5 Comments)

The schedule is a little thrown off with Zakattack not here to stay with the girls while I run, ride or otherwise escape first thing in the morning. My run for today has been pushed back a couple of hours. I started the morning out right with a glass of green lemonade, a la Natalia …
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