Brace Yourself

Why?  Because I made something healthy for dinner last night.

I know, I hope you don’t sh*t yourself out of shock.  I was pretty proud of myself.  First I made Crock Pot Bolognese Sauce from skinnytaste.

And because we were being extra healthy, I baked a spaghetti squash to go with it!

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It was the first time I tried baking it whole and that worked pretty well.

After gutting the squash (we each got half), we had some pretty good sized portions.

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And after adding the bolognese sauce, it looked incredible.

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And tasted amazing.

After gorging ourselves on our healthy dinner, we headed to the local high school for a basketball game.  In order to feel like I was working out, I did some serious reading:

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I mostly just looked at the pictures so the only thing I learned was that my muscle to fat ratio is way f*cked up…way too much fat and probably no muscle.  Sad.

While I imagined myself with tighter thighs, G ate more food.

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G was excited about the game because of the team we were playing.  When we went to this game last year, G got to have his picture taken with this guy:

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That’s Michelle Obama’s brother, Craig Robinson.   He coaches the men’s basketball team at Oregon State and his daughter plays on the high school team over there.  I did not want to take that picture.  G stalked Craig all night and it was getting so bad, I thought Craig was going to call Obama.  Fortunately, we didn’t get arrested and the Secret Service didn’t show up to last night’s game either.

Success!

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7 Responses to Brace Yourself

  1. How cool that you guys got to meet her brother!

    At least you can get G to eat healthy food like that. It is definitely a struggle getting the boyfriend to eat right…I have to sneak the healthy stuff in!

  2. Hubbie says:

    I’m so sad that I didn’t get to stalk the 1st Lady’s bro again last night; but we can still go to the “away” game! 😦

  3. Marlina says:

    Les Schwab popcorn is the shit !!! or maybe I tell myself that so I’m distracted from the fact I’m sitting in a stinky car shop?

    Naw, it’s the shit

  4. stephanie says:

    Wow, Michelle and her brother look identical!!

  5. Emily says:

    Fabulous sounding dinner – I’ve never tried subbing spag squash for real spaghetti but it looks delicious! And so so so cool you guys got to meet Obama’s bro in law – he looks just like Michelle! Good for G for stalking him!

  6. G needs to use his stalking capabilities to stalk his way right into the White House to meet the Obama’s. Stalking is legal, no?

  7. steph nanna says:

    substituting squash for pasta are you f’ing nuts? you need to go to the doctor and get your head checked…im kicking you out of the fatty club.

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