Balance for Breakfast

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Happy Friday! Breakfast today was a cool and delicious combo of fage 2%, drizzle of honey, berries, + hemp pecan “grawnola”.

You know, one of the things that I aspire to is balance in all areas of my life….work, play, food, sleep, friends, family…and I certainly don’t always do it well, but it is always a goal. You know how you feel when life is out of balance? Too much work, not enough sleep, not enough down-time? I guess there will always be times like that, but my goal is to try to balance things out. Today I’m working toward balance by:

1. Slowing down my morning routine- I’ve rushed around for early meetings most days this week, so today I’m moving slower.

2. Starting my day with a balanced meal to balance out yesterday’s day of treats.

Do you find it hard to maintain balance in your life? What do you do to try?

Happy Friday! Have a great day!

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8 responses to “Balance for Breakfast

  1. It can definitely be hard to maintain balance, especially during school. I try to get enough sleep so my mind and body can heal, and also eat nourishing food. Oh, I try to get a massage at least every month to relax my mind and heal my body from training.

  2. lookingforserenity

    your breakfast does look good 🙂 I think I’m pretty balanced- at least I hope so!

  3. Very nicely balanced breakfast… 🙂 I’m glad you are not rushing this morning…

    I try to evaluate from time to time how I spend my time and how I could “make” more time. Several months ago, hubby and I decided that we spent too much time watching T.V., so we canceled Cable T.V. I do feel I have a whole lot more time….

    Happy Friday! 🙂

  4. Honestly, I’m having a hard time balancing my meals throughout the day. It’s like I eat a lot in the morning, then I eat off and on during the day, then a lot at night. I made a goal to work on this, and I’m doing much better, but I know I haven’t mastered this balance yet. I need to eat more for breakfast (maybe close to 400 calories, compared to 300), then more for lunch (instead of just snacking all day on fruit/veg/and yogurt, etc). I’m working on this, and I think it will be much easier when I get a job and a daily routine!

  5. I do find it hard to maintain balance in my life; between work, school, exercising, trying to eat right…it gets a bit crazy at times! I just try to take things one day at a time, and usually, it works out 🙂

  6. Menden @ Skinny Menny

    I think you’ve got the right idea to slow down a little bit! It’s hard when things feel out of balance…sometimes I feel the same way…like I’ve got too much on my plate, so to speak! Usually a little “me time” helps me get back on track 🙂

  7. Hey girl…here’s to a slower day!

    I am out of berries….got to get me some berries…haha!

  8. I definitely have a hard time balancing my life. It is one of my goals to do so! I tend to do too much work and too little play 😦 But I am getting better at it and sounds like you are too! Balanced breakfast and a slower mornings sound like an excellent start!

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