#100HappyDays – Days 50 – 56

One more week on the happy days challenge:

Day 50: Juice! That I made with the juicer! I used a recipe from runner’s world (sort-of – the store didn’t have pomegranate). Grapes, strawberries, blueberries, and celery. Since it was from Runner’s World, I’m expecting to be able to run faster, longer, and easier after drinking it. 

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Day 51: Homemade pickles Sure, I’m using regular cucumbers (what is a pickling cucumber anyways?), and these will only keep for 10 days. But they’re ready to eat in a couple hours, and they’re easy and delicious.

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Day 52: Cookie Dough Dip Yeah, all my happy things are food. I suspected this might happen. Who cares? This dessert is fantastic, and it’s made with chick peas so it’s healthy! 

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Day 53: Reading Harry Potter out loud I like reading out loud. I can’t do voices like the audio books read by what’s his face, but sometimes it’s pretty entertaining when I try to. We’re on HP3, and read about 3 pages per night, so we should be finished with the entire series sometime in the next decade or two.

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Day 54: Running In New Sneakers I think getting/running in new sneakers has been on the list before. These are different new sneakers though. Totally counts.

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Day 55: I made baked beans and they taste like baked beans I’m not 100% sure why it’s so amazing to me that the baked beans taste the way they should. I tried a recipe a couple weeks ago and those beans were not good; technically that recipe was for barbecue beans (I thought it was the same thing). I gave it another shot with a different recipe and this time they came out great! And it was super easy. 

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Day 56: Blog Comments It’s always nice getting comments on my blog. These ones specifically were pretty entertaining since I asked whether or not people would be willing to pee their pants to get a PR.


*Update on Day 51 – pickles. I mentioned how they “only” keep for 10 days.This is SO not a problem.  I made two jars and have eaten a jar and a half with 4 days to go. 

This week didn’t feel like quite as big of a drag as the last couple. I think I tried harder to enjoy it after realizing last week that I wasn’t having as much fun anymore.





7 thoughts on “#100HappyDays – Days 50 – 56

    • Haha…unfortunately, it didn’t seem to make a big difference! I guess celery isn’t the magic ingredient..I’ll keep looking.

  1. I got a juicer as a wedding gift and haven’t used it lol! BUT, my sister in law made a juice with her juicer and she just about convinced me to break it out….and after looking at yours maybe now I will!

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