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Weekend Treats

Another weekend recap post…

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Bought a huge bag of cherries and I’m trying to eat them all before they go bad… here with cottage cheese (but better with yogurt).

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The fiance’ and I have been working on the house (with no kitchen or bathroom), so I grabbed us some take out Sushi for dinner.

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I knew he’d have beer but I wanted something I could buy at the grocery store and the clerk suggested Framboise since I can’t stand regular beer.  Undecided about it, but definitely not as bad as regular beer.

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Refueled after hot yoga Saturday morning with avocado, gouda, egg, and tomato on a TJ’s sandwich thin.

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More takeout!  Roasted veggie pizza from a favorite wood fired spot.

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Dessert last night?  Paige’s protein cookie bowl (halved the recipe).

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More decadent with whipped cream.  You have to try this if you haven’t yet!

Any other beer-phobes out there?  What’s your alternative?

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13 responses to “Weekend Treats

  1. kristina@beancakes June 27, 2011 at 4:23 pm

    actually ~ i don’t mind the taste of beer, but it’s not my beverage of choice either. i prefer a black cherry float!! i know, i know ~ it’s not something that you can have though on a regular basis ~ i usually TRY and stick with H20. i’ve been chowing down on cherries like there’s no tomorrow! oh, and sushi too! happy monday to you claire 😉 😉
    xo ~ kristina

  2. Shanna, like Banana June 27, 2011 at 4:24 pm

    I hate beer..never have liked it. But I LOVE my vino =)

  3. janetha @ meals & moves June 27, 2011 at 5:13 pm

    I LOVE FRAMBOISE! Peach is my favorite flavor.

  4. Jess (In My Healthy Opinion) June 27, 2011 at 5:23 pm

    I can’t stand beer usually, sometimes I’ll have a few sips. I’m usually into some wine or a fruity mixed drink. 🙂

  5. Cait's Plate June 27, 2011 at 5:42 pm

    I’m a wine drinker through and through. I wouldn’t say I have a beer “phobia” it just doesn’t sit well with me. I’d prefer a nice glass of red wine any day 🙂

    PS – that pizza looks amazing!

  6. Paige June 27, 2011 at 5:42 pm

    So glad you liked cookie bowl!! I’m all out. I think I need to make some for the week 😉

  7. The Teenage Taste June 27, 2011 at 5:55 pm

    Whoa. I need that Protein Cookie Bowl in my life ASAP. It looks so good!

  8. Laura @ Sprint 2 the Table June 27, 2011 at 8:50 pm

    I WISH I didn’t like bber! Framboise is also good to cook with – great with berry desserts or compotes.

  9. Alexa @ Simple Eats June 27, 2011 at 9:02 pm

    Cider’s a good choice if you’re beer-phobic! It’s sweeter, tart and still bubbly!

  10. In Sweetness and In Health June 27, 2011 at 9:26 pm

    I really dislike dark beer. I can handle light beer, but I prefer wine and mixed drinks any day 🙂

  11. Jenny June 27, 2011 at 10:34 pm

    I’m definitely not a beer person but I am loving that cookie dough bowl 😀

  12. allieksmith June 27, 2011 at 11:41 pm

    I can’t say much about beer because I am only 19 but what I’ve smelled of my parents before it seems… interesting haha. It must be an acquired taste 😉

  13. Tiff June 28, 2011 at 12:22 am

    Clearly, I’m a beer girl, but a glass of wine is always nice! I’m jealous you got your hands on some cherries. My grocery store was out of them this weekend. Bummer!

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