Feeding off of the Sunshine

by Jenny on May 28, 2011

Does gorgeous weather outside make you just want to keep going nonstop all day?

I don’t know what it is about sunshine but I don’t want to waste any time sitting around (unless it’s on the beach or by a pool in my bathing suit and I’m soaking up said sunshine).

With today’s weather, it was obviously one of those go-go-go days for me!

After the Mayfair Festival 5K this morning, Brian and I headed to Cali Burrito for lunch. I told you this boy lives off of burrito bowls.

This go round I ordered a ground beef burrito bowl with brown rice, guacamole, lettuce, cheese and black beans. So perfect to refuel after the race this morning!

Not long after lunch, B had to leave me for the rest of the day so I headed out to occupy myself at the mall.

I really had no particular item that I was looking for at the mall so I was wandering around, trying on clothes in random stores. Before long I wandered into NY&Co where normally shopping is hit or miss for me.

I feel like I go through phases of liking their current selection and totally hating it. Apparently I am a fan of their style right now.

Hello new clothes!

I ended up with three new dresses…

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[You can’t really see the detail on the long dress but it was buttons and a frill down the front - love it!]

Three new tops…

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[I got tired of smiling, if you didn’t notice in the last picture :) ]

Three new pieces of jewelry…

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And a new pair of sunglasses…

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After all that shopping I needed my new obsession to give me a quick pick-me-up.

Starbucks Caramel Frappuccino Light.

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Yummm!

I ran a few more errands after the mall and before long I realized my stomach was telling me it was dinner time!

Since Brian wasn’t with me, it was my chance to enjoy a big salad from Saladworks for dinner.

I got the Fire Roasted Cabo Jack salad (add avocado) with Butternut Squash soup and a whole grain roll.

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I didn’t even finish it all but was so full and semi uncomfortable so I headed out to the park for a walk.

Boy am I glad I did that.

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How can you not want to be outside enjoying this scenery and weather?

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Simply amazing and so beautiful.

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As for now? Time to wait for Brian to get home and then maybe a late night trip to Ice Cream World :)

{ 3 comments… read them below or add one }

1 FitFeastingFriends May 29, 2011 at 8:24 am

love the new clothes! NY&Co always has such great deals!

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2 Jess June 5, 2011 at 1:02 pm

Apparently I need to get myself to NY&Co stat because those are some super cute things you picked up. I loooove the purple dress and the salmon tank top!

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3 Jenny June 6, 2011 at 10:01 am

I highly recommend it! And everything is on sale…buy 1 get 1 50% – 75% off. Can’t beat that!!!!!!

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