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Frittatas and Half Moons

Hi and happy Monday! I hope that your week is off to a fabulous start! I got up and practiced yoga this morning and it was the most perfect way to kick off a short week. I’ve got a fun last-minute quick trip planned for this weekend.


It’s not always easy to get out of bed at 6 a.m. on a Monday morning but it’s always worth it once practice is done. I feel a million times more energetic and mentally ready for the week when I do get up and practice.


I brought back the overnight oats for breakfast this morning with a fall twist…bananas, apples, pumpkin, pumpkin pie spice, plain greek yogurt, almond milk, oats and almond butter and cranberry toppings. I wanted to love this but I didn’t. I still wanted a smoothie. Oh well.


I was holding on to summer despite it being the first day of fall with Sunday night’s dinner. Roasted okra and eggplant, sliced tomatoes and a turkey burger topped with a chili aioli.


I had a really nice Sunday. I taught yoga in the morning and then came home and whipped up a frittata and baked Paleo pumpkin apple muffins.


I had high hopes for the muffins. They tasted good but I need to make a few modifications from a texture standpoint before sharing. I will try again! 🙂


The frittata had sauteed zucchini, squash, onions, sundried tomatoes and sharp white cheddar. I haven’t made a frittata in a long time and I love how easy they are for brunch and how well the leftovers keep/reheat.

I spent the rest of Sunday at Target and Nordstrom Rack (<– trouble), cleaning the house, packing for my trip (FIVE days early, that is a record!) and then ran three miles solo and walked Sullie two.

Stay tuned for another post with a fun announcement later today! 🙂

Be happy and have a great week!


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  • 1
    Emily September 23, 2013, 11:07 am

    I love productive Sundays! Do you have a go-to frittata recipe?

  • 2
    Shashi @ http://runninsrilankan.com September 23, 2013, 11:12 am

    That fritata looks amazing! And Thanks for the reminder – I need to take a break from cooked oats and ventured into overnight oats again – yes, I am in denial bout the beginning of fall

  • 3
    Jennifer September 23, 2013, 11:33 am

    I had to ask…what tights are you wearing in the picture above??

  • 4
    Sierra @ Posh Meets Pavement September 23, 2013, 11:39 am

    I also got in trouble at Nordstroms Rack this weekend. I have a DVF sitting on my bed that I am still deciding if I need to have. I think eggs are the easiest way to use up veggies and get something yummy without any recipe or plan.

    Congrats on the day…big steps and clearly it worked out great.

  • 5
    Sara @ LovingOnTheRun September 23, 2013, 11:51 am

    Yoga seems like a GREAT way to start your day! Those oats looks very good too!! Enjoy your day and look forward to checking back later for your announcement 🙂

  • 6
    Christine@ Apple of My Eye September 23, 2013, 12:18 pm

    Fabulous looking eats!

  • 7
    Julie @ Running in a Skirt September 23, 2013, 12:42 pm

    That is such a fun picture 🙂
    I never regrett an early morning workout/ practice. It always improves my mood as well.
    I’m looking forward to the annoucement now– great “tease”

  • 8
    LAQ September 23, 2013, 12:53 pm

    That frittata looks AMAZING!

  • 9
    Ally September 23, 2013, 1:19 pm

    Your Sunday sounds delicious! We are finally getting a Nordstrom Rack here…to open two days before my birthday next month. Oh dear…

    An aside, I feel like I’ve seen you in some pink shoes in some photos lately? I could be mistaken, but are they the Mizuno Sayonara? If so, have you gone running in them? I would love a review. If they’re not, whoops 🙂

  • 10
    Ashley {Whole Foods New Body} September 23, 2013, 1:32 pm

    New to your blog!! LOVE your food pics!! Makes me want to whip up a frittata ASAP!

  • 11
    Becky September 23, 2013, 2:34 pm

    Pumpkin overnight oats look great! Any recipe for ingredient proportions?

  • 12
    Sarah September 23, 2013, 2:46 pm

    I spent Sunday cleaning, too, and I feel so great about this week now. Something about having a clean slate that makes Monday easier to deal with.

  • 13
    She Rocks Fitness September 23, 2013, 5:00 pm

    Gosh girl you are definitely on a smoothie kick! HA! I had overnight oats last week and they’re just so darn good and comforting….Yeah for happy announcements and a last minute weekend getaway! Cannot wait to hear about it and cannot wait to see the modified recipe for those muffins. NOM NOM! XO

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