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Fast Day #6: The Lunch that was not - Protein Bar 180 calories

Today is a busy day for me. I have 2 parties to go to this weekend, both of which require me to cook today.

For Saturday's Girl's Night In, I'm bring over my favorite macaroni salad and almond mochi mini cupcakes. And on Sunday I plan to bring an experimental dish - porchetta. I'm really excited for these parties but all of the dishes require advance prepping. The good thing for me is that cooking on Fast Day is no problem.

The hard part of today was going to the mall and sitting in the food court while hubby decided/ ate his lunch. Luckily I was able to have soemthing to eat too:

                                  
Yeah right I wish! That was his lunch, mine looked more like this:


180 calories of faux chocolate not goodness (I'm not a big fan of chocolate to begin with but we had these in the pantry). Ah well, what can you do. This wouldn't be my first choice to spend 180 calories but I wanted to get out and enjoy the sun. Better to be prepared than be REALLY miserable while hubby was eating! And yes I did take my water bottle with me on our walk.

For dinner I'm really looking forward to a better use of my calories. But with all of the prep cooking, I think it will be another Trader Joe's night.

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