Current snacks

Did you have a good long weekend? I sure did and it was hard going back to work on a Tuesday. It’s a blessing, but my whole week is off. Meh!
Anywho, I’ve been experimenting with snacks/dinners/recipes lately and that’s good for me.
I’m one of those people who will eat the same thing daily until I’m sick of it. Always been this way and I won’t hide it.
Here is what I’ve been lovely lately:
Rice crackers with spicy hummus and mozerella cheese!

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Cheese please!

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You only need 3 ingredients. Rice cakes, hummus and cheese. Simple yet tasty!

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With all the warm weather, I’ve been in need of a tasty cold Popsicle. Luckily I’ve been able to sample the ProYo Greek yogurt Popsicles. They are very tasty especially on a warm day. My complete review will follow.

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ProYo comes in a variety of flavors. Stay tuned!
You can never go wrong with a handful of nuts.

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A great source of protein and energy!
Do you love Greek yogurt? I sure do. I’m obsessed!

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Obsessed with the following flavors:
1. Banana
2. Strawberry banana
3. Strawberry shortcake
4. Strawberry
Lately, I’ve been creating my own frozen yogurt and I love it. I’ve been freezing the yogurt tubs for 2 hours before eating.
Aka super yummy!
I’m always looking for new snack ideas! Please pass them on!!
XO, Tara

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My Summer Book Club

Good morning!

Does anyone else agree that this week will never end? Yesterday was a very long day. Ugh!

After reading The Fault In Our Stars  over the weekend, I decided that I need to get back into reading. I forgot how easy it was to get through a book so quickly while doing cardio. Time just flies on by.

It made me remember how much I was reading a few months ago. Fortunately I got caught up in watching TV shows on Netflix. However, I’ll admit that I was having a hard time finding a book or author that would suck me in. Luckily,  The Fault In Our Stars caught my attention real quick and reminded me how much I love to read.

That being said, I decided to put together my own book club. I’ll be the only one in the club. HA!

I’ve come up (with the help of others, you know who you are) a list of books that I am interested in reading.

Tara’s Summer Book Club

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Allegiant by Veronica Roth

I’ll admit, I’ve started the book, but haven’t finished. However, it is a hardback which is harder to hold while working out. I will finish it though, don’t worry about that! 😀

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Orange Is The New Black by Piper Kerman

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What Happened To Goodbye by Sarah Dessen

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Paper Towns by John Green

I’m pretty confident that I’ll finish all four of these books in a month or so; however, I don’t want to overwhelm myself.

Reading should be enjoyable and I love to get lost in books.

Do you love to read?

What are you currently reading?

Any recommendations to my list?

Have a great Thursday.

XO, Tara

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Vega Bar Review

Hello, hello! I’ve had the opportunity to try an assortment of Vega protein bars from FitApproach and the Vega Team. I was amazed at the variety of flavors and types of bars. Vega definitely has your day covered.

Here’s a little background about Vega products.

Vega strives to provide its consumers with clean, plant-based products. You can find a large variety of products that will cater to your needs; whether its pre, during or post workout fuel.

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Vega is all about providing products that will help everybody. Vega provides snack barsmeal barsenergy barssport protein bars and much more.

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This bar saved me when I forgot lunch last week. It got me over the hump!

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The Chocolate Coconut Vega Bar was a great post workout snack!

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Oh man, this is a favorite. A perfect bar to take on a hike!

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I am not a fan of chocolate and mint together, so I cannot give this bar a fair rating…

Overall, I am wow’d by the wide variety of products that Vega offers. Consumers can choose from protein powder, shakes, bars and supplements.

After trying the different Vega bars, I would definitely be interested in purchasing their products.

Have you tried Vega products?

Do you prefer pre, during or post workout bars?

Have  a great last day of April!

Tara

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*Disclaimer- I was not paid to provide this review. My thoughts/opinions are all my own.*