What I Ate Wednesday- when things don’t go according to plan

So perfectly juicy and delicious!

So perfectly juicy and delicious!

Just as I thought I was over jet lag, I wasn’t.

I slept for 10 straight hours Tuesday night and the first time I opened my eyes and looked at the clock, it was 9:14am.  Whoa!  This is coming from a girl whose normal wake-up time is around 5am, no alarm (it’s not virtuous, it’s just me…)  But seriously, 9:14, without even a warning it was so late!  I never even rolled over at 6:23 or anything like that… I guess I needed the sleep.

So my day started late, and by the time I’d had coffee, worked out, and cooled down, it was 11am, almost lunchtime!  But as I always like to have breakfast as my first meal, I went ahead and ate my favorite chia breakfast pudding with strawberries and blueberries.  …

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What I Ate Wednesday

Even the green ones are orange inside!  But they will take a few more days to fully ripen...

Even the green ones are orange inside! But they will take a few more days to fully ripen…

It’s been a mango kind of a day…

My friend Emilie has a mango tree in her backyard, and last fall it was sprayed so that it would flower properly and produce fruit.  It was not a blessing (more like a curse!) when all the flowers fell off and clogged up her pool, but pretty amazing now that there are hundreds of gorgeous ripe mangoes ready for harvest.  Just look at these beauties!!!  I’ve eaten mangoes from several countries in Southeast Asia, as well as from Mexico, and sorry to spout my opinion to you so freely, but……

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