Party in a bowl

First, thank you to the Professional Vegan for guest-posting this morning! It freed me up to get a good chunk of work done :-).

Rewinding to last night, I was in a munchy mood when I got home:


My baby sampler plate consisted of apple butter, a prune, peanut butter, and a date … the combo of textures and tastes was an exciting mouth adventure :-).

Pre-sampler, my wild night out was a success. Ting, Jem, and I parked ourselves on the couch and watched the Sunday night lineup on Showtime. Who knew such shows existed?? I wish I had cable … though I’m normally in bed by 9pm so I doubt I’d actually get around to watching it. Ting and I also had a little non-food photo shoot … which we probably haven’t done since we were 16!



I got to bed a little bit after 12 and slept until 7:30, plthhhhh. So need to hunt down an eye mask for sleeping!

Since today’s a holiday for me, I made a bowl of party oats. Invitees to the party included 1/2 cup strawberry cheesecake ice cream oats mixed with 1/3 cup homemade apple butter:


Healthy cream cheese frosting (1/4 cup nonfat yogurt + 1/4 cup nonfat ricotta, cinnamon, vanilla, honey, coconut, chopped dates, unsweetened shredded coconut):


My last dark chocolate Adora calcium disk (thanks, Tina!), melted:


Chopped strawberries:


A dollop of light whipped cream, 2 crumbled graham sticks, and more unsweetened shredded coconut:


Party in a bowl:


With skylight jasmine green tea on the side:


And now, back to productivity! How was your morning?

12 thoughts on “Party in a bowl

  1. mom says:

    Feels like early spring,tho chilly. We had a great walk and now cozy and ready to cook some more. Pix of you and Ting are reminding me so much of you two in h.s. Decadent party bowl. Enjoy the rest of your day off! xoxoxoxo, Mom


  2. fitforfree says:

    Wow. that’s a true party!! Everytime I eat any kind of frozen dessert it ends up looking like that — chopped fruit, crushed cereal, different syrups, sprinkles, coconut….. 🙂


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