friday freebie: endurance potato ricer [closed]

potato ricer

–Entries on this contest are now CLOSED. Thanks for participating!– As we chatted about yesterday, Thanksgiving is coming up at a super rapid clip and boy, do I have a kitchen gadget to give away today that will make your life so much easier! The amazing folks at BigKitchen.com are partnering with BTHR again to… 

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weekend warriors.

office

Phew! I’ve been M.I.A. for the past two days because Babyface and I have been busy turning this: Into this: We live in a smallish two-bedroom apartment and our second (larger) bedroom has always been a bit of a dumping ground. Originally it was a craft room/office. And then there was a photo studio in… 

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an almost perfect 10.

me 10

So, guess what? I ran 10 miles yesterday. In fact, due to a little miscalculation (more on that later) I actually ran closer to 11. 10.84 to be exact. And I entered double-digit mileage with a smile on my face! It was like a whole new world compared to my problem-ridden 8 miles. This was… 

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fnpn : week in review

me run sign

Pizza of the week: Cheese, baby! And boy was it delicious. Best thing I ate or drank this week: Portabella cheesesteaks for dinner last night. If you haven’t made these yet, get to gettin’. Best workout of the week: Running 4 1/2 miles on Tuesday. My longest run to date! And it felt awesome. Best… 

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my big fat greek yogurt showdown.

chobani

Before the holidays, I was contacted by the fine folks at Chobani asking if I’d be interested in sampling their products. I love Greek yogurt and we eat yogurt almost everyday in our lunches, so I replied with an emphatic, “yes!” I love how popular Greek yogurt has become over the past few years. For… 

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the transfer of power : money and marriage

budget

One of my written goals for 2011 is to have over $10,000 in savings by the beginning of 2012. In fact, it was so important to me, that I listed it at the top spot on my 11 goals. What I didn’t write about was one major shift the Babyface and I made to make… 

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fnpn : week in review

warrior dash

Pizza of the week: Pizza is delayed until tomorrow, but I can show you my super classy carry-out dinner! Much classier on a plate. Best thing I ate or drank this week: Chocolate chip almond butter cookies. And I keep eating them. Best workout of the week: Doing some speedwork on the treadmill at the… 

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fnpn : week in review

2011

Pizza of the week: Homemade pizza with green peppers, onions and a touch of Italian sausage. And a salad. Made with Tofu Caesar dressing and a giant pile of spinach. It is so nice to be back in my kitchen. Best thing I ate or drank this week: One of the three green monsters I… 

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