Christmas shopping is done!

Christmas really is my favorite time of year…. Except for Christmas shopping! Don’t get me wrong, I love to give presents just not thinking what to get who and the actual shopping part! But thankfully it is all done! I finished this afternoon with help from my sister! I even got our annual Christmas Eve pajamas checked off my list! I drew my brother,jon’s, name this year! I could really use this as an opportunity for years of payback 😉 But I was nice this time!

Workout:
Today I did Workout 2 of Jillian Michael’s Extreme Shed & Shred! Let me just say that this was no joke! It was painful and I wanted to quit within the first 10 minutes, but I kept going and I’m glad I did! I will most likely feel the results tomorrow, but it is well worth it!

Breakfast:
Today was an easy breakfast of yogurt, fruit, and toast…

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A strawberry Yoplait light with frozen Dole nutrition blend and a sprinkle of cinnamon, and two slices of Sara Lee Delightful wheat bread also with some cinnamon. And those little funny-like candies you see ob the plate there are actually my vitamins…

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I decided to break away from my kid-targeted vitamins in favor for these Vitafusion Multivitamins! I love them and actually feel like I have more energy since I started taking them, plus they taste good;)

About mid-morning I was getting hungry so I smacked on a Clementine and a Clif Z-bar!

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Satisfying and got me through to lunch, while I did the usual and worked on Spanish homework!

Lunch:

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I warmed up a whole can of Progressive Light Southwestern-style vegetable soup. I love this line of light soups, but its more broth than veggies, so I add some if my own. Today I added a handful of spinach, some choprd celery and sliced mushrooms. Roped with a dollap of FF sour cream. Plus a Wasa multigrain cracker! It was a good filling lunch to energize me through my afternoon Christmas shopping!

Where did I go.to do my shopping? Target of course! Am I the only one that could spend hours there??? I just love that store! After paying for the last bit of gifts, my sister and I headed home to wrap them up! There are now some presents under the tree:) 20 more days!!!!

Dinner:
For dinner tonight, I was in charge. My parents went yo do their Christmas shopping, so I made a Hungry Girl recipe from the new To the Max cookbook. I prepared Crock-pot Mexican Chicken. My brothers and sister used flour tortillas, but I made a salad with the wilting lettuce in the fridge.

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Two handfuls of sad-looking iceburg lettuce, some shredded Mexican chicken, salsa, sliced mushrooms, shredded cheese, some jalapenos somewhere in there, and a Floutout slider. I also.ended up having a little bit of refried beans , and a few carrots on the side!

After cleaning up dinner, I curled up on the couch with my Kindle and began reading What Alice Forgot! I decided to take part in December’ bookclub over on Julie’s blog! I already read two chapters and I am hooked! I snacked on one of these new finds while reading….

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Mini Babybel Mozzarella Style! These are delicious, and who can resist the wax wrapping on these??
Anyway, it is now time for the Duck Dynasty Christmas Special! I just live Uncle Si! G’night everyone!

Question of the evening:
Have you finshed your Christmas shopping yet?

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