Nick

Kara

1.13.2010

Faves of 2009

Here's the stuff I tried and then bought or fantasized about buying it:

Amazing Grass chocolate powder - using this now daily in my protein shake.
My only question is how many servings of fruit and veggies (if any) is in one serving (scoop)?

Greens Plus Chia seeds - these lasted forever and I need to order more. They weren't some crazy tasty product just have fantastic nutritional info so I loved adding them to everything!

WrightSocks
- they are all I use now.

Lazy Baker Cookies
- I tried the oatmeal spice one but I ordered chocolate chip, brown sugar pecan and double chocolate as christmas gifts - lucky them!

Nuttzo - good stuff - loved all the seeds in the nut butter

GoLite bag
- have been using it ever since I got it.

GU: Something with GU and being pregnant for me - I have a problem. I use GU no matter if I am running 3 miles or a long run or on the way to swim. Pom blueberry chomps & Vanilla gingerbread - faves.

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2nd place -
Dave's Killer bread - awesome but all the way across the country so I can't get it
Boomi Bar/Prana Bar - totally into these but eat too much nut butter as it is

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My favorite baby products of the year:

Levana Video Monitor - privacy isn't an issue (you won't see another baby in your crib due to a crossed signal), it is clear and does a great job.

My Bob stroller (ironman) - next up - the dualie?? I think I'm going for the revolution this time so it can be my all around stroller

Graco Blossom High Chair
- love it!

So today, I definitely would have had more nice looking things to photograph for my meals!
Lunch was a delicious veggie burger from Costco which I shared with Nick and a falafel ball from there too! and some leftover bulgar and lentils with tofu. Dinner was broccoli /cheese egg white quiche from Costco - we hit that place up today! Breakfast - Cheerios, snacks were basically the same! :) Maybe I'll do another day of photographing food soon, but really, who has time!?

11 comments:

  1. i want a go light bag! SO BAD!!!

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  2. I was all about the Wrightsock until I met the Smartwool sock. Now I know true love ;)

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  3. I really need to get moving and try some wrightsocks!! Those cookies sound really good too.

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  4. I love me some Gu and Wrightsocks.

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  5. we have a Bob Ironman and have done 30 miles a week, every week, for the past 3 yrs in it! and it's still looks brand new...those things rock. You get what you pay for with Bob's, love em!

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  6. I really need to step up and order some of those Wright socks - I just hate spending more than $10 for less than six pairs of socks? Cheap? Maybe!

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  7. It's getting close. How goes the party planning?

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  8. I've heard great things about Wright socks, but still love my Balega socks so I've never tried switching.

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  9. i LOVE my wright socks and golite bag!!

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  10. I'm still trying to decide which BOB stroller to buy . . . the Ironman was the frontrunner at first, but I think maybe the Revolution would be better so I could use it anywhere. I can't wait for spring :)

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  11. I got very excited looking at the BOB stroller, but can't find a UK stockist - will have to do some searching.

    I have a question, but if it is too personal please don't feel obliged to answer. How did you cope with breast feeding and running races - particularly marathon distance - are your boobs not agony? If you express, how long does that give you till your boobs 'fill up'! I have a (see blog)penchent for very silly distances and am trying to think about how to plan my post baby races!

    Thanks,

    Kaz

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