God is Good, Beer is Great, and People are Crazy

This title has nothing to to with my post, I just love this song and it tends to get in my head!!!

What a day, what a day! I was a little busy bee in the kitchen, but I am not sure why I chose to bake on a 100 degree day!!! I don’t mind the heat. but Hubby is dying!

So I decided to use the huge zucchini I received on Friday, to make zucchini bread and roasted zucchini. Since I was baking I also decided to make Tina’s peanut butter bars that I have had saved in my favorites 🙂

I first started with this light zucchini bread recipe from Cooking Light. I also added one mashed banana and a cup of chocolate chips to the batter .

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In the oven they went with some chopped zucchini.

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I tossed the zucchini with some pepper and olive oil and baked at 350 for 30 or so minutes(until golden).

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The bread turned out fabulous!

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It made two loafs so I took one to my Mom’s house, I know my bro’s will love it! 

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On to Tina’s bars! This is such a simple and easy recipe:


  • 1.5 cups old fashioned oats
  • 1/2 all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup agave nectar
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup smooth peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup chocolate chips (optional)

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Coming out!

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I was so eager to try them, I had one right out of the oven. Each bar has approximately 137 calories (without chocolate chips). 

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It was the perfect pick me up for my kickboxing class tonight! My little bro Robert Aaron came with me to class, he said I am a “monster”, I try! He did love the class and he kept up!

When i got home I decided to make some Thai food. I have never attempted to make Thai food at home but I have had this packet in the pantry FOREVER! It was about time I tried it out.

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First I stir-fried all my veggies:carrots,zucchini(of course)and onions. Then I added in tofu and cooked until it was golden.

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I added the sauce at the end.

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Topped on a bed of ww rice! Oh my goodness this was SOOOO spicy! I was sweating while eating it 🙂 It was very good though and I have plenty for lunch tomorrow! 

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I love THAI FOOD! 

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Ok it’s time to actually sit down and relax for the evening, after I clean up the kitchen. I barrowed the first Transformer movie from a co-worker, can’t believe I am going to actually watch it 🙂 I am sure there will be some zucchini bread in my mouth in the near future!

Nite peeps!

I will be announcing the Amazing Grass Giveaway winner in the morning!


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