Thursday, January 14, 2010

Decisions

Remember when I couldn’t decide the other day between swimming and hot yoga?   Well I decided to be brave and swim outside.  It wasn’t to bad, the water was nice, but the hard part was getting out.  I lasted for about 26 minutes of laps, and then my hunger goggle issues got the best of me.  I decided to get out and come home for a late afternoon snack. 

While chomping a huge honeycrisp apple I also decided it would be a good night to get some healthy omega –3 fats and cook up some wild salmon.  Nothing fancy, just chopped up a mixture of fresh herbs from the garden and sprinkle  over salmon that has been spread with some dijon mustard

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My sweet tooth was kickin’ in big time, so it was an easy decision to pull out some of the Christmas cookies that were snuggled all safely in the freezer. 

I did make it to hot yoga yesterday, and it was glorious.  We also celebrated Ava’s half birthday.  Time flies, I can’t believe my baby is 6 months old already. 

Here she is 2 days after birth at 5 lb 11 oz.

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And here she is yesterday at 6 months, a little over 13 and a half pounds.

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So far, she is following the foodie footsteps, loving all the foods we have tried, especially the butternut squash from Trader Joe’s. 

7 comments:

  1. Okay... we have something else in common.

    My daughter, who is 8 months, was 5lbs 11oz at birth too :)

    Now is like 18 lbs :)

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  2. I love when you post Ava pictures... she is soooo adorable :)

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  3. just found your blog, lovely! happy half birthday to your daughter..so cute!

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  4. Your little girl is beautiful and getting so big, they grow up so fast, don't they!! I know I sound like a grandma saying that, but they do :)

    Your purple kale in the previous post...nice!

    Giving you a little mention in a few mins later today :)
    xoxo

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  5. Your daughter is adorable!!! And your arms are ripped!! :) Thanks for visiting my blog!!I can't wait to check yours out some more!!

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  6. Congrats on your beautiful baby girl! I just found your blog and love it. I have an Ava also! She is away in Oregon for her first year of college - time really does fly. It seems like only yesterday that I was holding her and carrying her around and now she's taller than I am!
    Kristi~

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  7. She is so ABSOLUTELY ADORABLE!!!!!

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