Good morning friends! How are you?
I am sunny delicious this morning even though it is not that sunny. If you ain’t got sunshine, bring your own, am I right?
Anywhos, sorry for no post yesterday bloggy boos, lately it is WAY too easy to get caught up on schoolwork, projects, test studying, you know what I mean. BUT I have still been reading all of your bloggys from my Droid as I walk the halls, so do not fret:)
^^ My excited face
It’s okay though, we went to Spinning and I am pretty sure my butt went numb about twelve times. We took class from Joanne, who is a rockstar and could probably teach spin all day and not get tired. My idol.
So, butt-whooping will commence next week. I’m already shaking in my Uggs (p.s. I really need to get rid of those, it is time for Sperry’s weather mmk).
SO the new tradition I am putting up on the bloggy is To The Nines Tuesday! And no this genius idea is not my own. Some of my girls from school thought it was a cute idea, and so I am sharing it with all of you!
So, here is my first To The Nines Tuesday outfit. I felt so adorable in this outfit, the last time I got to wear this dress was on my birthday!
And, surprise! I got a new mascara:) It. rocks.
Sorry for the close-up eyeball shot. Didn’t mean to get all up in yo space:)
But I had to demonstrate that this. mascara. is BOMB.
Checkitt –> Maybelline’s The Falsies mascara. Floats my boat and rocks it. Buy this biznazz now, and be a cheapo like me:)
Bee tee dubs I was making a quinoa-hummus-raisin-balsamic bowl this morning (yes mid morning snack not for breakfast, not to say that hasn’t happened though), and I ALMOST FORGOT THE BALSAMIC. I tasted it and knew something was wrong. Yup poured on a giant pour of balsamic and all was right in the world.
p.s. I am so glad to hear that you guys are loving them as much as I am!! I love seeing tweets/pictures/emails about them, keep making bowls of deliciousness and spreading the love!
Tangent Tuesday (except it’s Thursday ):
Oh so for a bit of tangentness for you, here are some randoms I’ve encountered over the last few days:
Most giant bag of chia seeds ever. Love you Padre!
Biggest container of garlic known to man. This is because I am a lazy loo people. And it tastes way better than fresh garlic when I make hummus!
Baseball Barrot of the YEAR
Why you lookin like a fool wit yo money on the ground?
Tiniest green been EVER. How cute is that?!
STOP – smoothie time! Banana, flax, hemp protein, blueberries, coconut oil, and carob powder. Teaspoon of xanthan for thickness. Get in mah belly.
Moon:) Awwwwoooooo! <—My she-wolf howl. Watch out Shakira, there’s a new wolf in town!
Shake Yo Bootay:
Now that I am done with my randomness, here is a recap of my Wednesday night, and the reason for the title of this post!
I decided to go to a dance class for the first time in AGES (stopped seven years ago) because I was getting a hinkering for it again and I could tell because I found myself listening to classical music and doing plies. Rock on, sista!
Anywho, I went to a floor/barre class expecting some ballet action or at least some movement, but it was way boring. We didn’t do much at all, I was so bored, it is amazing the ways I think of to keep myself entertained. I am pretty sure the teacher was falling asleep too.
SO, I started talking with one of the other instructors and explained to her, LISTEN, I am a runner, I would like to do something that actually involves movement and sweat. She told me I should try out the intermediate and advanced classes. Cha-CHING! Checkin that shizz out next week. Way excited.
I was dancing literally even before I was born. The Madre was a dancer her whole young life, and danced at NYU and then for ten more years teaching dance classes at a studio in New York City. So basically I knew how to dance before I could walk (name that song!).
Sorry no pictures, figured it would be rude in the middle of a dance studio;)
That’s all for this morning loves! See you tomorrow for Indulgence Friday!
Did you dance when you were young? Do you still dance?
YES, and I thought running was my thang now and not so much dancing, but I realized that I still love ballet and contemporary. I’ll be testing the waters over the next few weeks:)
How will you be dressing To The Nines this Tuesday? Tell me about your favorite outfit!
This is defs one of my all-time faves. I just wish it were warm so I didn’t have to wear tights! I hate pants.
What is the last butt-whooping class you have taken?
Spinning. Errday. But it’s fine, totally worth it for a fine bootay!