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Right now I’m taking a little break from my hours of chemistry studying. I must say I don’t think it’s helping. My mind just feels like it can’t comprehend what the questions ask and then when I see how to get the answer I’m not absorbing it! I really really hope I do better on tomorrow’s exam than I feel like I’ll do right now.

This is how I’m feeling right now:

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Not sure if you can see that but that’s me (the short one in the middle) with a face just like this >.<! And yes in this analogy the cute Asians around me are chemistry stress!

Today started off terribly to top it off. I got to bed pretty late last night (D&D went long), and so when I woke up this morning I could hardly keep my eyes open. I felt the least rested than I have all semester.

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Breakfast to wake myself up! 1/4 cup Kashi Golean Crunch plus 1cup Kashi Autumn Harvest was my base. Then I really packed on the nutrients with tsp of chia seeds, a mushy banana, some fresh (on their way out the door…) strawberries, and some toasted almonds! All covered in delicious and cold skim milk. ❤

At least today was the very last day of actual chemistry class! Woot! Also it was the last day of lab! Steph and I’s crystals turned out stunningly too!

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Yeah we are geeks and took some home with us. ❤ We decided it was kryptonite! It was a lot of fun though and a good way to end in lab.

Afterwards, I headed off to swim alone again. Steph is feeling too much stress this week so I told her not to worry about working out. Some people find relaxation in different things. I swam away 45 minutes and was then mentally ready to start the epic studying.

Well…almost ready! Lunch was very necessary so said my stomach.

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Sautéed in EVOO: snap peas, cherry tomatoes, and spinach plus a heaping helping of more Harvest Grain Salad. I seriously made another batch it’s that good. Please try it!! A while later I ate my “dessert” of a vanilla Stonyfield’s Activia and a plum! These yogurts are really growing on me! If I don’t get that review to you guys this Friday I promise it’ll be sometime next week!

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Chase got off early and we headed over to the mall to pick up his mum a birthday present (her’s was on the 24th!). My stomach was already growling again so I split a small Peanut Butter Cup smoothie from Jus Chilin. I’m so glad I had Chase drinking it because it was so decadent it would have made me sick! He actually ended up devouring most of it while I was in Victoria Secret bumming a free pair. ~.^ I’m glad he did because holy smokes was it good.

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When we arrived home, Princess Ophelia was wafting. 014

She made sure I took lots of breaks through my study session.

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And made sure I got some brain food aka, stress snacking in. Definitely had a few handfuls. >.<

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Around dinner time Chase decided to start up the grill so I jumped on that boat ride and made up the best grilled asparagus I’ve ever tasted(!), grilled cherry tomatoes, Ian’s Sweet Potato Fries, and a Vegan Boca Burger on a English muffin. I’m suddenly on an English muffin kick! Loving the doughy goodness.

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And then I continued to study and decided I needed to relax a little and had a tiny pour of red wine. It was really nice but I don’t think it helped me concentrate much. >.<

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Around 9, (still studying), I made myself dessert: Strawberry Stonyfield’s Activia topped with fresh strawberries and 1/4 cup Kashi Golean Crunch. I’m really loving this strawberry yogurt! Normally I’m not a fan of flavored ones, but this one is so subtle and non-artificial tasting it’s delicious!

Anyway, I must get back to more studying. =/ Promised myself I can go to bed at midnight (oh sleep I want you!) but only if I get in another 2 hours. Hope you all had a great Tuesday. Almost half way done!

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