A Nice Holiday

This morning I woke up to no sound of an alarm. It felt so good to not have to hear it blaring in my ear forcing me to hit snooze 79 times. I actually didn’t get to bed till about midnight last night but I naturally woke up around 8:30.

I think I’m still fighting a little cold because I felt really tired and drowsy like I was on drugs or something when I woke up.

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Nothing a nice cup of coffee can’t fix Smile Don’t be alarmed by the picture, it’s just cinnamon on top! I am trying to get off of the coffee creamer because the kind I was getting in the past isn’t natural and has too much crap in it. They didn’t have the flavor I like in the natural creamer so I’m sticking with half & half for now.

Anyway, I decided to whip up a nice breakfast in the form of eggs!

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I don’t make eggs as often as I’d like because of the time crunch in the morning before school, so weekends and holidays are the perfect opportunity.

I sautéed some mixed peppers, tomato, and spinach in a pan.

DSC01234 Beat the eggs and added a bit of almond milk to make them a little fluffier.

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Poured over the veggie mix in the pan, and topped with a bit of gouda cheese. I’m loving the gouda lately. I don’t think I’ve really ever had it before but it’s really creamy.

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Honestly eggs are the easiest thing to make and they are probably the cheapest health food. They’re so good for you too! Even the yolks.

After breakfast and getting ready, I had plans for a Labor Day Picnic up north of where I live at the beach.

We saw some really old antique cars on the road. I snapped a picture because I’ve never seen one before in person! There were three of them driving.DSC01242

Sorry about the glare from the window. I didn’t want to roll it down and look super creepy.

 

It was such a GORGEOUS day out! Aside from the sweltering heat, the sky was so blue and the water and beach were amazing.

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I didn’t wear a bathing suit because I just wasn’t feeling it. I wasn’t in the mood to get wet and sandy today. It was beautiful to walk along though.

Straightening my hair probably wasn’t such a good idea. I was sweating the second I stepped out of the car. One of the reasons I hate Florida summers, the heat is outrageous. I was sweating like I was at the gym and today was my rest day. Hot right?

We stayed and chatted for a while before heading out. It was nice to get in the air conditioning! We had a few stops to make and this was one of them Smile

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I do realize that I have an addiction. You don’t have to tell me twice Winking smile

How could I pass up cold, delicious caffeine especially when I had a gift card? It just wasn’t an option. It got me through the errands that needed to be run.

It was a good day and I’m taking advantage of my rest day, I’m a little sore from yesterday’s workout!

Now I have to get to the homework that I left till the last minute. What else is new!

 

What did you do for the holiday?

Do you drink coffee more than once in a day?

Only when I’m out or really need it!

Do you eat eggs often?

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6 responses

  1. Aw, hope you feel better and dont catch a cold!

    I dont drink coffee everyday or week. Just when Im super tired or just in the mood for some cafeine. 🙂

    I dont make eggs often, only on the weekends when I have time. I dont have a lot of time to make and eat breakfast before school during the week I like to whip up a bowl of oats 🙂

    I LOVE Starbucks! ❤ 🙂

  2. girl…I’ve had 3 cups of coffee today. we need to join a coffee lovers anonymous group haha! sounds like you had an awesome day off…wish I could have been somewhere near a beautiful beach like that 🙂

  3. When I was in high school I drank coffee every morning before school. Now that I’m in college, I get to sleep in a little later, so I don’t need the caffeine in the morning. I usually have a diet coke in the afternoon though. <—Diet coke is my addiction! It does nothing good for my body, but I haven't been able to kick the habit.

  4. I’m headed to FL this weekend and I can’t wait! Hopefully the weather cooperates and the beach I’m going to looks as pretty as in your pictures.

    I see so many bloggers drinking iced coffee, something I used to drink EVERYDAY before my healthy lifestyle journey. It’s making me want to give it try again. Does it give you more energy for your workouts or something?

    • Enjoy Florida!! I’m sure it will be nice out 🙂
      I honestly love the taste of coffee so that’s one of the main reasons I drink it.
      I drink it in the morning because it helps wake me up and I do feel like it gives me energy if I drink it before a workout. I’ve read in a study that it may give you more energy but it all differs from person to person I’m sure.

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