Hi buddies!

We’ve had some yummy meals this week – one of many highlights was this Spanish-esque shrimp and rice dish.

It was a Sun Basket meal (we’re nonetheless alternating between Blue Apron and Sun Basket (, however it will be simple to recreate – simply saute some onion and purple pepper in a pan with a bit of oil and garlic, then add the rice and a few water and let it simmer till the rice is tender (about 15 minutes).

Cook the shrimp individually in a pan with oil, then mix with the rice and add some recent parsley! I added some turmeric to the combo as properly for a bit of further taste.

My sous chef “helped” by consuming a number of uncooked purple pepper, after which when she received bored of that and wished to be held, I had her assist me measure among the elements. She is happiest when she has a job/mission. 😉

We additionally had some yummy stuffed peppers this week – see my combine + match stuffed pepper recipes submit for concepts!

These have been turkey, black bean, and onion cooked in Mexican seasoning and topped with feta and cilantro. We left the peppers uncooked as a result of we have been tight on time.

With the cooler climate I’m craving one thing cozy – may want to select up elements for my outdated fave Creamy Mexican Chicken Chili Soup this weekend… LOVE that recipe. Have you guys gotten on the chili/soup practice but this fall?

Riese and I additionally took down numerous breakfast egg burritos this week – I threw a bit of of the leftover pepper filling on this one, too.

We had someday of pouring rain, however principally it was a pleasant fall week! It certain makes my each day canine stroller walks extra nice.

Most of the leaves are nonetheless green-ish, however we got here throughout this attractive tree on yesterday’s stroll – it regarded particularly fairly with the intense blue sky!

My good friend Sokphal and I had nice climate for our Monday morning run date this week, too.

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Starting out with gloves however nonetheless in a brief sleeved shirt = my fave operating climate. I believe it was about 50 levels and it was excellent.

Slowly getting that tempo again down!

Other health from the week included yoga (x2) and one other pilates boot camp. Really having fun with that class (minus the 6 a.m. begin time) – so onerous however enjoyable!

I’ve one other run date on the calendar for tomorrow morning with my good friend Karen and I’m pumped – climate appears superior.

Have a wonderful weekend and I’ll see you guys again right here on Monday!

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