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Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Operation Beautiful

Top of the morning to you all :) 

After my 6:30am wake-up call, a late start because I didn’t get into bed until 11:30pm :( I was up late last night working on plans for the Wild West Relay coming up in 24 days!!! Heading up a relay race is a lot more work then I thought it would be. Kristen and I have been working on transportation, lodging, packing list, leg charts and so much more. Have you ever done a relay race,do you have any tips or advice???

I couldn’t decide what I wanted for breakfast so I went with a GM of course, but this time I added in frozen pineapple. I think I found my match!!!!

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The sweetness of the pineapple, gave my GM a burst of tropical flavor!!! I also added in a bit of vanilla protein for some extra thickness.

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Last night I left my first Operation Beautiful post it note in the locker room at the gym. It’s about time I jumped on the band wagon. I think what Caitlin has started is a true revolutionary movement that is truly inspirational and powerful to all women!!! Thanks Caitlin for starting this!!! I hope to do this at least once again this week :)


Have a beautiful Tuesday friends, I will see you tonight after my sweaty workout at the gym!!!

Hubby’s Random Fact: 1 out of every 4 kids in the USA is overweight.


brandi said...

that's awesome that the relay is so close!

Caitlin at Healthy Tipping Point said...

thanks for spreading the OB love!

Mrs. LC said...

I love pineapple in green smoothies! :)

Hubby's fact of the day is so sad. :( This is why something needs to be done in our country, stat! We should NOT have that big of an overweight crisis with children!

Anonymous said...

A very sad random fact for the day.

Special K said...

Ohhh! I Love Operation Beautiful...mine is still up in the locker room at the hospital...Who you are Matters more than WHAT you are!
If you'd like to participate in my TRUST yourself challenge and giveaway (inspired by Caitlin!) check it out:


Anonymous said...

That's a sad fact :(

Congrats on your first post it!

Niki said...

Love the Memphis Redbirds glass!! Sad fact for the day:(

Nobel4Lit said...

I'm going to do my first Operation Beautiful post soon!

Matt said...

That fact is pretty pathetic! If only kids loved to run as much as me...

Anonymous said...

very very sad fact of the day but awesome that you've posted for operation beautiful. i need to get on the bandwagon too!

Lauren said...

Love your OB note!

Wow your relay is really coming up, how exciting!

I think out of all of the people on this earth, I would love to run a race with you the most. You are so incredibly inspirational and I think it would truly be an honor! :)

Maybe someday. :)

Hope you are having a wonderful week hun!