Saturday, October 16, 2010

E: Weekend & Oktoberfest Preview

Thank you all for giving Mandi a warm welcome! How has your weekend been so far? Mine has been just wonderful. Josh and I had a date night last night that involved a stop at Whole Foods to pick up a new product. Justin’s Organic PB Cups!! They’re ONLY available at Whole Foods right now and are delicious.

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They are a little heavier on the chocolate than Reese’s but the taste is so much better (in my opinion). Let me know if you give them a go.

We also stopped and picked up a birthday gift for me. Josh had a few ideas on what we should get for my birthday (which was September 2nd…I’m a little slow on making decisions) and I finally decided I wanted some new shoes. I ended up getting two pairs for $59!

Steve Madden’s

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And some Rocket Dog flats:

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We also went to dinner at La Pizzeria (love that place).

This morning, I taught Body Step and then met my girl Lindsay at Charleston’s Cafe for brunch.  I mixed it up a bit (I know!) and got coffee (of course), scrambled egg beaters and one of their AMAZING sweet potato biscuits:

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This place can do no wrong. SO, so good. Gorgeous Lindsay & I:

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And now, I am prepping for the Oktoberfest party Mandi & I are throwing tonight! Whoop whoop! The menu will include:

Mandi will be doing a post on our baking & cooking shenanigans. What are you up to for the rest of the weekend?


Megan D said...

OH MY GOODNESS i must get my hands on those pb cups! Ahhh I seriously just got SO excited!! Haha and I always love Steve Maddens too :)

homecookedem said...

I had no idea Justin's had organic PB cups! I must find them!!

LOVE the rocket dog flats!! Super cute!!

Have a wonderful weekend!! :)

LizNoVeggieGirl said...

I want those PB Cups! :)

Rest of the weekend = more dancing and a party.

Lindsay @ said...

Oooh! Great job on the shoes. Both are super cute. Bruch was usual. Have a blast at Octoberfest. I can't wait to read Mandy's upcoming post!!

Katie said...

Whoa-ho, those Justin's cups look fab! I clearly have not been to Whole Foods enough. I'll have to keep an eye out for those!

Love your new shoes! I recently bought a pair of boots online that I LOVE but they're too big :-(

Krista said...

LOVE shoes! Esp the flats! And no parfait?? LOL Seriously though....the eggs and biscuit look mouth watering.

Can't wait to read about the party!

Lauren said...

I wish I would have known about these PB cups when I was at WF's a few weeks ago. Yum!!

Sounds like such a great weekend! I would love to celebrate Okoberfest with you. It sounds like you guys really know how to party. ;)

Paige (Running Around Normal) said...

No parfait?!!? hehe :)
I loooove PB cups, and I'm sure Justin wouldn't put out anything that doesn't taste incredible. Mmmm!
I'm working today, running a bunch, and playing some too :)

lee said...

I have those Rocket Dog flats. I need new ones though because they're falling apart.

AllThingsYummy said...

Super cute shoes.

Stephanie @cookinfanatic said...

Have never seen those Justin's PB cups?!?! Can't wait to see all the delicious treats you and Mandi are making for the party - yum!!!

vanillasugarblog said...

oh my gosh pb cups by justin. i cannot wait to get to whole foods now! lol
early sushi dinner with the hubby tonight, tomorrow is a baking all day event; i'm sooo behind in baking.

Jenna said...

Those pb cups look SO GOOD! I have a major weakness for reese's this time of the year, I'd love to try Justin's variety.

I love your new shoes! I need to go shoe shopping ASAP.

Averie @ Averie Cooks said...

2 pairs for $59?! dang you are a deal finder. josh got off way too easy!


Heather @ Get Healthy with Heather said...

Yum PB Cups! I need to make some more of those, love having them at home to snack on.

Super cute shoes, I love flats. Eventhough I'm short already I guess I like to stay near the ground :)

Hope you have a fun oktoberfest party!

CaSaundraLeigh said...

Ohhh I need to get my hands on those PB cups..too bad Whole Foods is 4 hours away. I've made homemade PB cups before too with PB2 and they were fab!

GF Gidget said...

Well, I was going to clean my house. But, now I have to go out and buy those shoes!

Aggie said...

Loving the shoes!! And those pb cups are calling my name :) So is that brussel sprout gratin, lol. I love brussel sprouts! Am planning on roasting some today...I think I'm going to have to try the gratin later this week. Hope your having great weekend!

Julie said...

oh my godddddddddddd a bloggie combined ocktoberfest party!!!??? that's going to be SO MUCH FUN!!!

i'm shocked you didn't get a parfait! but i can't deny that those biscuits do sound warm and delicious :)

um those shoes are hot. girl nice choice. ::high five::

Veggies, Cake & Cocktails said...

I must try those Justin's PB cups. I love peanut butter cups but like them more peanut buttery.

Faith said...

The PB cups sound so good, I wish there was a WF in my area! Both pairs of shoes are adorable!

Holly said...

Wow, I have GOT to try those PB cups! I like PB cups but really not Reese's (I think the PB is too dry...I know, I'm picky picky). :-)

LOVE your shoes!! I love Steve Madden shoes....he can never go wrong, right???

Can't wait to see how your Oktoberfest par-tay went!

Heather said...

You and Linds are GORG! And those PB cups need to make an appearance in my life soon. Maybe my treat for Halloween? :)

Can't wait to hear about the party!

Bridget said...

Yummm I bet those PB cups are amAzing!
SUPER cute shoes!! I need more flats badly!
Sounds like an awesome party spread...Brian would love it hah!

Vicky said...

WHY DID I NOT KNOW THAT JUSTIN'S MADE pb cups?! That seriously just made me day!!!

Unknown said...

those pb cups!! i must find them :)

Natalie said...

I have those rocket dog flats (in goldish/tan) and LOVE them..I need to buy a new pair because mine are so worn in and dirty from wearing so much :) Great pick!

Amanda (Two Boos Who Eat) said...

I love Rocket Dog flats. They are my favorite!

I need to try those pb cups asap.