Tiger Nest

07/07/2009

(Again, the phrase I woke up with in my head) Probably some combination of my dreams and the lyric “I’m the Indian in the cougar’s nest”.

I was looking through my old posts, being the proud son of a gun (daughter of a rifle?) I am, and noticed it’s been a long while since I’ve done a post with all my eats for a day. A normal day. Of eating. This is a food blog, afterall.

Here we gooooo:

Woke up, and started with a cup o’ frothy jo:

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Not the best photo of my coffee, but you can deal. After gettin’ some thaaangs done like picking a meal plan (holla atcha alternative plan #!) ((There’s also a Whole Foods AND a TJ’s within a few miles of campus…. HELLZZYEAHHH)) and other meanial chores, me belly was singing to me.

In went yogurt + berries + lemon curd

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Yeah, I said lemon curd.

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And to properly harmonize the lemon theme of breakfast, a freshly baked lemon-poppyseed muffin

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With more fresh lemon curd, because that would just be ridonkulous to skip it.

After a quick run and a shower, and of course exploring the food blog universe, I made some egg white omelettes.

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In muffin form. Gotta’ make my meals flow harmoniously, yo. I chopped some zucchini, red onion and bell pepper and put it in the bottoms of a few muffin tins, then poured the egg white + Franks + milk mixture atop, baked for 15 mins, topped with Edam cheese, and devoured. Oh, some EVOO and S+P may have been in there.

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Had a strawberry + banana + brown rice protein + oat smoothie too. Can you tell I have a thing for breakfast foods?

For dinner I made a bowl of love –

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With some tofu dogs that got the schneike broiled out of ’em

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With copious amounts of Carribian Jerk seasoning. Which explains the decorative umbrella.

And these.

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These little cuties are conspiring. To plan their day under the hot sun of the Carribean.

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Sizzle, sizzle, sizzle. One of them got so uncomfortably hot that the only way I could rescue him was to cool him off in the glass of Alsacian White –

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That’s an ice cube. I told you he was hot, you didn’t believe me?

Then I found my way to the chocolate drawer, some tea and a good book.

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7 Responses to “Tiger Nest”

  1. VeggieGirl Says:

    The gummy bears are too cute, haha 😀

  2. Marina Says:

    Your eats look amazing! I love the omelettes and dinner looks delicious! 🙂

  3. Kailey Says:

    girlie your photographs are STUNNING 😀 especially the one of the gummies 🙂 lemon poppyseed muffins have to be my favorite!

  4. Annie Says:

    I love your mock-lettes! Forgive me for giving them a cheesy little name. I actually made those as a little finger food hors doeuvres during the holidays and they were a hit! I called them little mini-quiche, but that’s also because it was more of an egg+cheese situation. Lovely post.

  5. buffmuffy Says:

    What is lemon curd?
    Also … CUTE gummy bear pics !!!! ADORABLE!
    -muffy

  6. caitsplate Says:

    Yum – those lemon poppy seed muffins look delish!

  7. aracelita Says:

    I love your blog concept, its really cute!!


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