Have an ice day!

Can I just say that I am SO in love with the comments? It’s definitely getting repetitious but I can’t help it. LOVELOVELOVELOVE.

Back to business.

Rider has become quite the snow wonderland since I’ve been back. Classes yesterday were canceled AND classes today were canceled. Granted, I don’t mind but this is quite the ironic situation because this exact thing happened two years ago. Rider history likes to repeat itself.

Check out how beautiful my campus looks though!

You can be jealous. It’s cool πŸ˜‰

Snow days noms.

Reused coffee cup with the following:

  • Half a banana
  • 2 tsp AB
  • 1/4 cup chocolate Chex
  • 1/2 cup plain Chobani
  • 1 tbsp Special K granola

I love the part when I get to go to town and mash everything together. Roomie commented that I was going a little overboard… sorry, I just have a lot of feelings.

Mean Girls reference. For.The.Win.


A pile of baby carrots (nice and mushy!), sliced tomatoes, hummus, a hidden veggie burger and sauteed peppers. It’s lacking the green, I’m not digging that!

So yes, Dalys food has become my source of nourishment once again. Let me show you!

The dining hall is a tricky mistress but if you try hard enough good food CAN be obtained. The more colors your dish has, chances are the nutritional value will be higher. I also try to go for staples in the protein/dairy/carb departments. Grilled chicken, veggie burgers, whole wheat bread, feta cheese and lots of hummus!

Another tip is to take the time to look around and see what the place has to offer. For instance, Dalys has two salad bars that are always stocked with quinoa! Instant positive protein choice right there. I think the idea of trying is what discourages people but it’s definitely worth it. I have the utmost faith in everyone! πŸ˜€

To be honest though, room breakfasts are not the same without my oats.

It’s still pretty but I miss oatmeal desperately. In the bowl:

  • Cut up apple microwaved with cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup plain Chobani
  • 1/2 cup crushed up Quaker Oats Squares (FINALLY finished the box!)
  • 1 tbsp granola
  • 1 tbsp honey peanut butter

You’ll do breakfast, you’ll do. Well, at least for now.

Oh look, it’s time for me to go dinner! Funny how that works out. My next post is going to include my ramblings about my FOOD WRITING class! So until then…. enjoy the rest of the day everyone!


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8 responses to “Have an ice day!

  1. The snow looks so pretty….just as long as there’s no driving in it! πŸ™‚

  2. We had so much snow today! I love snow days πŸ™‚
    Question – That rainbow cupcake in your header…did you make that? I want to make one next week for the little girl i nanny birthday party!

    • I did in fact make those cupcakes! They’re probably the easiest thing to make on this planet. Just a bit time consuming is all… lots of layering! πŸ™‚

  3. I wish you could bake me a cake of rainbows too πŸ˜‰ ahaha

  4. Love mean girls! All your food looks great, although I would be missing my oats in that situation too. Cant wait to hear about your food writing class! I am intrigued πŸ™‚

  5. movesnmunchies

    HAAHAH girl you are HILARIous.. and for the record.. i totally got that Mean Girls reference..!.. but um.. Mean girls 2- have you seen the ads for it? what is THIS??

    LOVE your oatless breakfast.. that actually looks DIVINE

  6. “She doesn’t even go here!” haha love meangirls!

  7. Whoa…lots of ice huh?

    I am blog hopping today and thought I would stop by your blog.

    Please stop by and follow either or both of my blogs as well:

    Jessicas Lil Corner is where I blog about life and family at http://jessicaslilcorner.blogspot.com

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    I hope to see you at either or both of my blogs and welcome you to follow both!!

    Have a great Wednesday!! :0)

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