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A New Week

by Meghann on October 25, 2010

Itโ€™s Monday everyone!

Time to put on real shoes, sit at a desk, and make small  talk with a couple dozen of your not-so-close-but-you-work-together-so-you-keep-it-friendly friends. At least thatโ€™s what Mondays are for me. ๐Ÿ˜‰

I slept in a wee bit later than usual this morning and had a lovely session of morning yoga in my living room. Basically I did a few vinyasas with a couple of warriors thrown to give my body a stretch. I was really expecting my calves or quads to be killing me today because of all the hills I tackled this weekend, but they are surprisingly fine. Odd.

Breakfast was a lovely bowl of cereal.

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  • 1/2 cup Kashi Puffs
  • 1/2 cup Quaker Oatmeal Squares
  • 1/4 cup Gingerbread Granola
  • 1 Pear
  • Vanilla Yogurt
  • Homemade Apple Butter
  • Chopped Dates

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It was soooo dark when I was taking my photos this morning. Iโ€™m missing the extra long days of summer already. :/

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Bake for the Cure Giveaway

If you have a moment I highly suggest you check out all the comments in the Bake for the Cure Giveaway post. Be warned though, a few left me a little teary eyed.  There are some strong courageous women out there.

And the randomly drawn winner of the Bake for the Cure Bake Set isโ€ฆ.

Heather @ Get Healthy with Heather

Congrats Heather! Please send me and e-mail at mealsandmiles@gmail.com to collect your prize.

Time to put on my big girls pants and head to work. Itโ€™s going to be a long day, but at least I have the memory of a great weekend to get me through it. ๐Ÿ™‚

1 Sarah @ See Sarah Eat October 25, 2010 at 9:03 am

Hope you have a great Monday, Meghann! I love the beginning of a new week, it always inspires me for some reason ๐Ÿ™‚
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2 Amanda (Eating Up) October 25, 2010 at 9:11 am

Have a good week! Think it, and it will happen ๐Ÿ™‚
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3 Samantha Angela @ Bikini Birthday October 25, 2010 at 9:20 am

I totally have a case of the Mondays.
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4 Gabriela @ Une Vie Saine October 25, 2010 at 9:21 am

Hope you have a great week!! Make today the best you can ๐Ÿ™‚
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5 Angela @ Eat Spin Run Repeat October 25, 2010 at 9:22 am

I hear ya on the shorter days – it makes it so much more difficult to get going in the morning and doesn’t make it easy to take breakfast photos!!! Have a great day Meghann! ๐Ÿ˜€
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6 Kelly October 25, 2010 at 9:23 am

Sigh Monday’s are the longesssst. Time change next weekend, more daylight!
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7 Alina (Duty Free Foodie) October 25, 2010 at 9:56 am

I like how you put that – “make small talk with a couple dozen of your not-so-close-but-you-work-together-so-you-keep-it-friendly friends.” That describes most of my mornings. Although I used to make friends-friends at my jobs, and I have to say, that was a lot more fun. Less professional, but definitely more fun.
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8 Smash @ Appreciate The Now October 25, 2010 at 10:00 am

Make it a good week! I’m still trying to kick my Monday funk…
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9 Courtney (Pancakes & Postcards) October 25, 2010 at 10:09 am

I did morning yoga this morning instead of an intense workout, and it was EXACTLY what my body needed. have a great week!

10 Tabitha (From Single to Married) October 25, 2010 at 10:11 am

It just feels like a Monday morning. I’m soooo tired I can barely keep my eyes open to type this! ๐Ÿ™‚
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11 rebecca lustig October 25, 2010 at 10:17 am

what a delicious way to start the week off on a good foot!
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12 Heather @ Get Healthy With Heather October 25, 2010 at 10:23 am

Mondays are the pits for sure. I definitely get a case of the Mondays.

Thanks for holding the giveaway! I’m super excited for the goodies ๐Ÿ™‚
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13 Tina @ Faith Fitness Fun October 25, 2010 at 10:52 am

My Monday mornings are back to getting up early and doing the mommy game without any help. And grocery shopping. Today in the rain. Blah.
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14 kathleen October 25, 2010 at 11:05 am

i miss working for that very reason, the people you get to know.

i grew up in south florida and moving from there to boston, how short the days were in december surprised me. i mean, the first time it got dark at 4pm and you still have to be at work for at least an hour… shocking!
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15 Kath Younger October 25, 2010 at 11:20 am

MY calves and shins are super sore!!
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16 Matt October 25, 2010 at 11:34 am

Ah Monday Monday Monday… What shall I do with you?

Have a good one Meghann!
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17 Jessica@tastyandtrim October 25, 2010 at 12:11 pm

That apple butter looks heavenly! Have a great week!
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18 Kiran October 25, 2010 at 12:15 pm

Sending some Monday love, hope you have a great week ahead ๐Ÿ™‚
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19 Jessica @ The Process of Healing October 25, 2010 at 12:36 pm

Have a fabulous Monday! And I know exactly what you mean about the co-worker thing!
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20 Coco October 25, 2010 at 1:02 pm

I love 16 and Pregnant! Although, I’ve seen each episode about 12 times a piece. It wouldn’t stop me from watching it on a plane though!

And I totally get the coworker thing. Totally.
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21 Lauren October 25, 2010 at 8:14 pm

I hate the dark mornings. I swear it was dark when I got to work today and dark when I left. It made it feel like I spent a straight 24 hours there.
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22 Lacey @ Lake Life October 27, 2010 at 10:21 am

That’s what Mondays are for me too, except we’re not even allowed to talk in my office.

Yeah, it may be time to send out some resumes, lol!
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23 Jessie March 1, 2012 at 3:04 pm

ooooh beautiful! I would wear this to my bridal shower! I LOVE the skirt!

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