Bath Time

Happy Sunday night! I can’t believe the weekend is almost over so soon!

After church, and volunteering in my Toddlers room full of 18 kids today (yes – 18 children between the age of 1-2)…I was ready for some rest and relaxation. First, though, we had lunch at one of our favorite Mexican places. Of course, we started with our traditional chips, salsa, and guacamole.


It is so easy to eat unhealthfully at Mexican places, but you can also eat relatively well, by making smarter choices, watching portion sizes, and observing your fullness cues. To me, little splurges are definitely worth it. For my entree, I chose a simple cheese enchilada, which I covered in salsa, + beans and rice.


Lunch was amazing. After lunch, we did our quick weekly grocery shopping trip and came home to relax and rest…one of the best parts of the weekend.

And, I had this deliciously juicy plum…


Dinner was delicious too – grilled wild tuna steaks with a ginger-orange sauce, baked sweet potato, and sauteed spinach….


Now, it is bath time for 3 dogs! Yes- we have a fun hour ahead. Then it’s time to prepare for a busy week. I hope you’ve had a great weekend. Thanks, as always, for reading.



11 responses to “Bath Time

  1. salsa…melted cheese… things can’t get much better for a Mexican lunch

  2. Yum! I haven’t had tuna in so long, and I just bought some this weekend!

    The plum also looks delicious, I love simple pleasures 🙂

    Way to make some good choices at the Mexican restaurant. I agree, it’s very hard to do.

  3. Mexican food is in my top 5 cuisines; I love it!!!

  4. I simply love Mexican food and your platter looks yummy!

  5. The Mexican food looks so good! I don’t remember the last time I had some at a restaurant. I tend to make it at home, but never eat it at a restaurant–that’s got to change, looking at your dish 😉

  6. bath time for 3 dogs!!! i am not jealous.

  7. haha taking care of 18 toddlers IS exhausting! But you sure know the best way to fuel up!

  8. I love Mexican food; it’s so worth it once in a while… 🙂 And you dinner looks great! I haven’t made tuna in a while, making a mental note here… 😉

    I hope you’ll have a great week!

  9. I love tuna steaks! The ginger-orange sauce sounds delicious, too. Have a great night!

  10. 3 dogs to bathe! Oh my!

    I have just recently stumbled on your blog and wanted to say hi. I am also just dipping my toe into the blogging world. I am just starting back at school to be an RD after 6 years as a school counselor, so I am really interested to see what different people are doing with their careers in the field.

    I’ll be following along. I love your blog!

  11. 18 tots?! yikes! you must be exhausted girlie!

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