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Bring it on

As many of you already know I am a speech therapist at a public school.  Which means that I have holidays and summers off ๐Ÿ™‚

Please donโ€™t hate me!  This morning I was talking to a fellow teacher about spring break, which is next week for us, and all of the things that I am looking forward to.  Then I realized that it is almost April.  This means that summer is right around the corner.  Which lead me to thinking about all the โ€œsummerโ€ things that I am looking forward to. 

Then I decided that I would share this with you guys, my wonderful readers ๐Ÿ™‚

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Iced coffees and grilled cheese sandwiches for lunch.  Yep, I said coffee for lunch!

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Spending time in the kitchen to bake some yummy treats!  It is always fun to be in the kitchen for things other than dinnerโ€ฆ.   blog photos 899 blog photos 903

Strawberries, glorious strawberries!  Which are readily available form several local farms in my area ๐Ÿ™‚blog photos 844

More importantly strawberry shortcakes!!

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Pineapples and mangos, need I say more??

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The return of overnight oats fro breakfast

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Blueberries, glorious blueberries ๐Ÿ™‚

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Or more importantly blueberry crisp pie ๐Ÿ™‚

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Fresh vegetables for roasting and eating raw in saladsโ€ฆโ€ฆ..

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W-A-T-E-R-M-E-L-O-N (can you tell I like watermelon)

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Which fortunately for me will grow in abundance in my area on local farms in a month or so ๐Ÿ™‚

AND โ€“ last but certainly not least lots of time to spend with my two favorite males ๐Ÿ™‚

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What are you looking forward to for spring break/summer?

p.s. the above recipes can be found on the websites recipe page ๐Ÿ™‚

9 thoughts on “Bring it on”

  1. Sometimes being a vegan is VERY hard my friend! ๐Ÿ™‚ Looks yummy!

    I am ready for some warm weather here in MI! We had some, then it left, so ready for it to come back!

    Since, I am just getting into this baking/cooking thing-I am ready to go to my first Farmer’s Market, here in MI! So that and getting on the veggie /fruit train, something Traci really has to work on so, these look wonderful my dear!


  2. I love that picture of the boys! You’ve got to frame it!

    I also LOOOVE watermelon! They’re already selling it, but way overpriced. I can’t wait for the farmer’s markets. I love it!

  3. Watermelon is my latest obsession! I’m excited about the arrival of the baby this summer, plus I get to start mat leave early which means I have 2 months to enjoy the sun with Lincoln before the baby arrives ๐Ÿ™‚

  4. that chocolate cake looks so good!!! i’m so excited about summer ๐Ÿ™‚ summer = no more school which i’m very happy about. make sure to check out the giveaway on my blog if you haven’t seen it already ๐Ÿ™‚ i mean if you’re into the cupcake/cookie decorating thing.

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