Breakfast tacos were back on the menu.  #love  I made them at home and reheated them at work.  I popped them in the toaster oven to crisp up again, then got busy at my desk and got back to them in the nick of time – nearly burned them!  These were extra crunchy – they were filled with egg whites, baby spinach, cheddar cheese and taco sauce.

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Work was busy, so that was nice – makes the day go by so much faster.  It’s funny because one of my bosses almost apologizes when he gives me a lot of work, and I keep telling him I’d rather be doing real work than making scratch pads out of scrap paper any day of the week.

I had a break and got to the gym to swim and try out my new goggles.  They were perfect!  They had a nice suction and I didn’t have raccoon eyes after swimming with them for 35 minutes.

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Lunch was more leftover chicken noodle soup and some cucumbers with ranch and hot sauce.

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I’ve said it before, but lately Tony hasn’t been the biggest fan of red sauce in pasta.  OMG, I could eat a good marinara with a spoon.  Check out Veronica’s spaghetti and meatballs – I may have to make this for one of my lunches next week.  Tony isn’t a fan of balls either (but I am!). Open-mouthed smile


I found a recipe on Pinterest, didn’t pin it, but printed out the recipe and the link on the bottom of the printout is so tiny I can’t read where I got it from.  Dammit!  So if this is your recipe – thank you.  I adapted it a bit because you know I left out the onion and I reduced the amount of olive oil from 1/4 cup to 1 tablespoon.  This makes 4 servings:  444 calories, 14 fat, 33 carbs, 1 fiber and 43 protein.


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I also added a bit of crushed red pepper to mine.  The verdict?  We really liked this.  The sauce was not too lemony and it tasted like a spring pasta dish to me, even if we are going back to arctic air.  At the rate we are going, I am not sure that we’ll ever see spring this year!

I am on the schedule at Zeal tonight.  I am going to call before I go over and see if they need me before heading over there.  While it is only a 10-15 drive from my office, it’s a 45 minute drive from my house and I’d rather save the gas if they don’t need me.

I feel like making an egg white omelet for breakfast – off to get that started and to heat up my car – it’s only –3 degrees but with the wind chill feels like –19.  I think we need to move to Key West!

Make it a great day!