Marvelous in my Monday!

by danielle on November 26, 2012

Happy Monday! Celebrating Marvelous in My Monday thanks to Katie! Nothing too different this week. I’ve got groceries and meal prep to share. Some recipes from last week and some of my favorites links from the blog community! Here we go…

Groceries: 

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Grilled Chicken Strips, Burgers, Chicken Breast, Frozen Broccoli, Electrolyte water, Baby Carrots, Yellow Squash, Zucchini, Chicken Apple Sausage, Avocado, Snow Peas, Mushrooms, Carrots, Grape Tomatoes, Bell Peppers, Almond Milk, Butternut Squash, Apples

The Prep:
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The Recipes: Last week’s recipes in case you missed them!

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Sweet Potato Black Bean Soup

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Black Friday Black Forest Cookies

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 Peppermint Chocolate Mug Cake for One

The Love:

Recipe Love: 

All the Rest: 

Happy Monday! Tell me a highlight from your weekend?? 

{ 51 comments… read them below or add one }

Jessie November 26, 2012 at 8:50 am

Must attempt that cocoa gingerbread. It looks and sounds just wonderful!

A highlight from this weekend: Watching Elf & decorating our Christmas tree :)

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 1:36 pm

Doesn’t it?! I can’t wait to make it too!

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Michelle @ Eat Move Balance November 26, 2012 at 10:14 am

My highlight was decorating for Christmas and going into the city to see Les Miserables. So much fun to get dressed up and go out! Happy Monday!

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 1:37 pm

Sounds like the perfect weekend!

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lindsay November 26, 2012 at 12:18 pm

i know i say this all the time, we shop the exact same! haha, marvelous!

thanks for the link friend.

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 1:37 pm

Hahaha great minds think alike ;)

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Lucie November 26, 2012 at 12:39 pm

Can’t wait to try the soup!! My highlight was the christmas race in the christmas lighting downtown!

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 1:37 pm

Sounds perfect! Congrats on the race!

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Linz @ Itz Linz November 26, 2012 at 12:41 pm

Thanks for the link love! :) :) I bought mushrooms this week too… oh what to do with them now :) :)

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 1:38 pm

Hmm…maybe a stir fry?!

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Katie November 26, 2012 at 1:03 pm

I need to try that peppermint chocolate mug cake! YUM!

Best part of my weekend was LOTS of family time, it was great! It was fun to spend 3 days in a row with my one sister too, we had a blast!

Happy Monday love!

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 1:39 pm

Sounds perfect! Sister time is the best!

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Laura @ Sprint 2 the Table November 26, 2012 at 1:12 pm

I almost made black bean-pumpkin soup for the week. seeing yours, now I wish I had! :)

Hope you have a great start to the week!

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 1:39 pm

Maybe next week?! Happy Monday!

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Chelsea @ One Healthy Munchkin November 26, 2012 at 1:13 pm

Thanks for the link love! :D

A highlight from my weekend was going out for fro yo with friends!

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 1:39 pm

Sounds fun! Happy Monday!

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Kim@hungryhealthygirl November 26, 2012 at 1:38 pm

Thanks so much for the link love, Danielle! Can’t wait to check out all of the others….you always include great links. Highlight from the weekend was seeing a Christmas show with the kids and Christmas decorating.

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Kierston November 26, 2012 at 2:02 pm

Let the holidays come to you by LC is such a great post!

Thanks for sharing these great links with us!

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 6:35 pm

I know I just loved it too!

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Mila @ Tales From The Kitch November 26, 2012 at 2:10 pm

AH! Those Black Forest cookies look DIVINE!

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 6:35 pm

Thanks Mila!

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Jess @ JessieBearWhatWillYouWear November 26, 2012 at 2:37 pm

love that peppermint mug cake

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 6:36 pm

Thanks Jess!

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Amanda @ .running with spoons. November 26, 2012 at 3:29 pm

Awwwr! Thanks for the link love Danielle! A highlight from my weekend was going to see Life of Pi with the boy. I’ve loved that story since I read the book like 8 years ago, so seeing it come to life was definitely nice :)

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 6:36 pm

I’ve heard that movie is great! Everyone is going to see it!

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Rachel November 26, 2012 at 3:38 pm

Totally wish I could prep my veggies like that haha no room in the fridge though

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 6:36 pm

It took me awhile and my fridge is definitely packed now but I hate chopping veggies so I figured I’d get it done!

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Lisa November 26, 2012 at 4:14 pm

Thanks for the love! I really have to try out that peppermint mug cake!! I’ve been loving peppermint SO much!! I spend this weekend with my family, so that was definitely a highlight!

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 6:37 pm

Sounds like a highlight! Love weekends with the family!

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Tina @ Best Body Fitness November 26, 2012 at 4:32 pm

Thanks for the love! Your recipes and prep for the week all look like they will make for some great dining. Love me some sweet potato and black bean soup.

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 6:37 pm

Thanks Tina!

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Chelsa November 26, 2012 at 4:55 pm

Please can I pay you to come to my house and cut up all my veggies lol

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 6:37 pm

Hahahaha I know I hate chopping them that’s why I did it ahead. Otherwise it would probably never happen ;)

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Hannah @ CleanEatingVeggieGirl November 26, 2012 at 4:55 pm

I am so envious of your cook prep skills. I really need to be more organized and motivated like that!

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 6:38 pm

Thanks Hannah! It really helps during the week.

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Kristen@Change of Pace November 26, 2012 at 5:51 pm

I like the link love! I’ve found a bunch of great blogs through it :)

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 6:37 pm

Awesome glad you like it!

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Anne@ LoveMintChocolateChip November 26, 2012 at 7:01 pm

love you link ups as always!!

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 9:11 pm

Thanks Anne

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Caitlin November 26, 2012 at 9:09 pm

Both the Sweet Potato Black Bean Soup and Black Forest Cookies sound incredible. In all the holiday rush I had missed those posts. Thanks for recapping them!

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 9:12 pm

So glad you like them! Thanks Caitlin!

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Alysia @ Slim Sanity November 26, 2012 at 9:18 pm

that peppermint mug cake looks and sounds so.freaking.good.

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 11:12 pm

Thanks Alysia!

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Melissa @ Fit 'N' Well Mommy November 26, 2012 at 10:04 pm

Thanks for the link love! A highlight from my weekend was decorating our house for Christmas!

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 11:12 pm

Sounds fun. Love the Christmas season :)

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Brittany @ Delights and Delectables November 26, 2012 at 10:23 pm

That sweet apple sausage is the bomb!! I always love your link love. It is perfect since I am so out of the loop!

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danielle November 26, 2012 at 11:12 pm

Glad I can be of help!

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Giselle@ahealthyhappyhome November 27, 2012 at 12:08 am

Yum! Peppermint and chocolate is my favorite winter treat! Hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving!

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danielle November 27, 2012 at 3:16 pm

You too!

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Corrie Anne November 27, 2012 at 6:54 am

Love that you made black friday black forest cookies! that’s awesome!!!! the most exciting part of my weekend was definitely Christmas decorating!

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danielle November 27, 2012 at 3:17 pm

I know I love that Christmas season is here!

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