Hot and Steamy

I drove by a bank on my way home from work this afternoon – and the temperature read 102 degrees!! But it has turned into a beautiful and cooler evening now….

Lunch today was one of my Friday staples- grilled chicken caesar salad from the hospital cafe- they make the salads to order with these huge homemade croutons- delicious….I also had a white nectarine which was perfectly sweet and fabulous.


And this afternoon- on my way home from work- I stopped by a new EarthFare that is just about 5 minutes from our house- it just opened two days ago and I had to check it out. I loaded up on fruits and veggies, and some steaks- we’re cooking dinner for my dad and Anthony’s dad tomorrow night…..and I tried a couple of new items for me….Food Should Taste Good sweet potato chips….I haven’t tasted these yet, but I’m looking forward to it.


And, some medjool dates- I had to taste one of these right away…yum!


After unloading all the groceries…I went out for a nice walk/jog – it was probably still in the 90s, but I still prefer exercising outside when I can. And, since we didn’t have anything really planned for dinner….we went to a nearby restaurant, Aubrey’s…and I had a delicious grilled chicken salad with apple, cranberries, pecans, and feta….along with a glass of Cabernet. It was the perfect dinner on a warm night.


I am so so excited that we get to sleep in tomorrow…my best day of the month!!

Have a great Friday night!


7 responses to “Hot and Steamy

  1. Good for you to work out outdoors despite the hot temps! Your dinner looks perfect. I’m glad you get to sleep in tomorrow… Enjoy your weekend! 🙂

  2. Angie!!! It’s Friday! Sigh. The weekend is a beautiful thing. I did something AMAZING tonight that you need to check out on my blog. Oh, and 102 degrees is ridiculous, preposterous. You need to move. lol.

    P.S. I love dates. I wouldn’t have made it home without trying one either.


  3. Where do you live again? I don’t think I even know. The picture on the front of your blog isn’t helping me, I’m pathetic. 102 degrees is WAY too hot!! I was surprised to see 91 degrees on the news in our city today, I was sweating bullets after being outside for 10 minutes.

    I love sweet potato chips, they are so tasty, better than regular (and much more nutritious!)

  4. I love your salads! That’s great that you exercised, even when it was hot. I don’t know what I’m gonna do when I go back to Arizona! Those summers are CRAZY! Enjoy your weekend 😀

  5. Is it humid in Knoxville? I was raised in Indiana so I do know what that can be like. Good for you to get out and exercise. I don’t know how you can do that in such hot temps.

  6. Thanks for the comment on my blog – yay for RDs! 🙂 90 degrees? And here I’m complaining about 80 degrees this morning . BTW – your wedding pics are gorgeous! Look forward to reading your updates – I’ve added you to my reader 🙂

  7. eatingwithsally

    Have a fabulous weekend 🙂

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