You are my sunshine, my only sunshine
July 23, 2010 § 21 Comments
When I saw these gorgeous sunflowers at the Farmer’s market last night, I knew I had to get them. $5 for a bouquet of sunflowers? That’s definitely a steal! Sunflowers are my fav and I thought it’d brighten my home :D.
Other finds from the Farmer’s market:
KETTLE CORN!!! Zucchini ($1.00/lb), OKRAS!!!, and a huge package of ground flaxseeds for $4 only! I was very very pleased :mrgreen:.
I had a killer breakfast after my run this morning…pancakes! It’s a new recipe that I jotted down before I went to bed last night.
Amazing Banana Surprise Oatmeal Pancakes
- 1/3 cups oats
- one egg white (3 Tbs)
- one scoop chocolate protein powder (15 g)
- one scoop Amazing Grass Chocolate Infusion
- 2-3 Tbs almond milk (or any other milk you like)
- 1/4 tsp vanilla
- 1/2 tsp baking powder
- a pinch of salt
- sliced bananas
Mix everything except the bananas in a bowl, and let sit for a couple of minutes. Spray a pan with cooking spray, and heat it up on medium-high heat. Once the oil is heated, turn heat down the medium. Scoop out about 2 Tbs of mixture for each pancakes (I made 3 small ones). Place one sliced banana in the middle of each pancake. Let it cook for about two minutes before flipping the pancakes over. Cook for another 2 min.
Arrange pancakes on a plate. Serve with your favorite toppings and devour!
I topped mine with watered down PB2 so that it has a runny consistency.
The amazing pancakes were accompanied by some sweet peaches and yogurt.
Banana surprise! (I had lousy picture-taking skills this morning)
Because of the Amazing Grass I did see some green specks in my pancakes. Some greens in the early morning don’t hurt right? Besides, I know all of you like downing Green monster smoothies in the morning too!
Yowza, these pancakes made me feel suuuppppperrrr energetic and awake afterwards!
Anyhooz, thanks Wei-Wei for notifying me that the cartoons that I posted in my last post weren’t showing up. Hopefully I’ve fixed it! Take a break, get some LOL’s in your system here.
Oh Friday…you are beautiful.