Ready For The New Food Challenge

Today was grocery shopping day, as is every Saturday around here. I decided to take a little detour to Planet Organic while I was out, to pick up a couple things I’ve been meaning to try out. Since Katie is hosting her New Food Challenge, I figured now was the time! Here’s what hopped into my basket.

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Green Cuisine 7 Grain Tempeh – local BC company!

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Kamut Flakes – a CCK favourite! I’m trying those out for breakfast tomorrow fo’ sho’!

I also got in the regular grocery shopping.

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I totally scored a good price on the Almond Breeze at Planet Organic, and the peanut butter was on sale 2 for 1, so how could I not stock up? They finally had my Kaizen Natural Whey Protein Powder (vanilla) in stock too, so I was able to use my rain check coupon from the last time it was on sale and they were out. I was all about the deals today ;)

Lunch was some leftover pasta & veggies from Thursday night. Still awesome.

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There was also some gym time this afternoon – 35 min on the elliptical, 15 min of upper body fun. There was a definite need for a shower & chocolate when I got home. Mini-eggs to the rescue!

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You can add another handful of mini eggs to that to accurately depict what was consumed.

I then spent some time prepping some food to take over to my friend’s place tonight. We’re BBQ-ing dinner, and watching Game 2 of the Canucks-Blackhawks series. Yeah baby! Now I should get myself ready and wander on over there. Go Canucks Go!

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8 Comments on “Ready For The New Food Challenge”

  1. May 2, 2009 at 5:34 pm #

    I hope you love that 7 grain tempeh — it is one of my top 10 favourite foods :)

  2. May 2, 2009 at 5:49 pm #

    LOVE it! I love Planet Organic, but it is soooo far from my place!

  3. May 2, 2009 at 5:54 pm #

    Tempeh and kamut are 2 of my favourites! Hope you like them, too!

    Looks like you had a very successful shopping trip!

  4. May 2, 2009 at 6:37 pm #

    I’m watching the Canucks kicking butt right now! Seriously, you’ve gotten me hooked on ‘em :)

    And yay to the extreme for kamut flakes! You definitely have to tell me what you think of them!!

  5. May 3, 2009 at 3:23 am #

    sweet! there’s a planet organic like just down the street from me – i haven’t been there in quite some time but i’ve been looking for tempeh *everywhere* and have found nothing at the regular stores.

  6. May 3, 2009 at 6:08 am #

    Sale on PB!? That’s fantastic!! Looks like you picked up quite a few things :)

  7. broccolihut
    May 3, 2009 at 8:14 am #

    Can’t wait to see what you do with that tempeh!

  8. May 3, 2009 at 5:59 pm #

    Tempeh is AWESOME! It even makes me want to consider giving up meat. Almost! lol ;)

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