Hello my loves.

I hope you all are having a wonderful weekend! I of course worked on Saturday which is never fun, but I am looking forward to having today to relax a little bit.

I really wish I had something fun and exciting like a new recipe or adventure to share with you, but I just don’t.  So I thought instead I would share with you some of my Instagram highlights.

It’s better than nothing right?

I guess that’s yet to be determined.

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Since I rarely have a morning off I rarely have time to make fun breakfasts. But on my one day off this week I made sure to make my plantain bread as I was having huge withdrawals, but the show stealer of the breakfast wasn’t the bread (even though it was amazing) it was a new topping. You guys may have noticed recently I have a huge CocoCardio obsession, adding it to almost everything including my red velvet hummus and red velvet plantain bread, but I recently added it to my chocolate peanut butter tofu (basically replacing the cocoa with the cococardio) and topped my plantain bread with the new spread.

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Maybe it’s because I love everything pink, but it was pretty much amazing.

 

I have also actually tried to be a little bit more creative in my meals lately, but I’ve had some kitchen fails that still make for a good post.

Cucumber sushi fail #1

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Spicy tuna drizzled with my thai peanut sauce.

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Cucumber sushi fail #2

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Spicy crab mix with salsa.

Both never made it to the roll stage, but both still tasted amazing.

That’s all that counts in my book.

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Even though I may have had some “fails” I also had some successes.

My roasting skills are always pretty good.

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It started with a perfectly roasted carnival squash.

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It then continued with perfectly roasted kale chips sprinkled with nutritional yeast.

I actually usually have a huge issue with making kale chips, I either burn them or don’t cook them long enough. Lately I have been spot on. It’s been pretty amazing.

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More good things that have been happening? I’ve been spoiled by friends.

First the neighbors sent me a text telling me they had cupcakes for me.

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best.neighbors.ever.

That chocolate chip cupcake was probably one of the best things I have eaten in awhile.

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Then I go into work and see this beauty sitting on the back counter.

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Mmmm homemade pumpkin  bread.

So good.

Oh the perks of my job.

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One more perk of my job that I will end with is this…

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Puppies in my pocket!

This would be the most adorable week old Maltese napping in my scrub top.

I have the best job ever.

Well loves I hope you all are having a wonderful weekend and are able to relax a bit. I am off to watch some football!

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What have you been Instagraming lately?

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