Friday, 9 April 2010

I PASSED!!!!!!!!!!!!

Hey everybody have you had a good day? I have had the best day EVER!
Yesterday I said I might have some good news for you well my dears I have,
I passed my driving test!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I can't believe it I'm so happy!
I'll let you in on a little secret I had hypnosis a week ago and it truly helped me money
definitely well spent! Anyway lets get on with a little recap of some of yesterdays eats:

Lots of water was drunk........

I found hazelnuts make the perfect snack...........

My homemade bean salad I made for lunch was a real tasty tummy filler............

Quinoa, black eyed beans, soya beans, and celery. I cooked the quinoa in veg stock and it gave a lovely flavor........

Oat biscuits are best!...........

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Onto today:

I woke up early and made some breakfast fuel to get me through my lesson and test!
I had chocolate raspberry oats with soya yogurt and tahini no pic sorry!

My test was at 9.07 and yes I passed with only 6 minors so not to shabby ay?!

When I got home I had to get my insurance sorted so I made a green monster to help me along.

1 small apple
2 big handfuls of spinach
1 c. LL lacto milk
thin slice of fresh ginger
3 tsp soya yogurt
cinnamon

I had a new lunch for me fajitas! I finally took the plunge and guess what no tummy ache!
Its defo yeast thats the problem and sugar : (

I filled my fajita with hummus, black eyed beans, pepper, tuna and spinach.
It was gooooooooood!

I got a good deal on my insurance and decided to get out and go for my first drive but I had to have some pud first........

2 oat biscuits topped with homemade roasted almond butter these hit the spot and got me ready to hit the road! I drove around town for a bit on my own then went and picked my friend Wayne up.

I drove us to a favorite cafe in Bexhill, you remember when I went there before and the cakes!

I had a celebratory pomegranate and elderflower sparking juice, it was delish!
After a little walk around I drove back to Hastings, dropped Wayne off then went to the gym.

30 minutes cross trainer - intervals
40 minutes of weights
plank + 30 sit ups

I got home and was ravenous!

I made chicken and veg in a puttanesca sauce on 1 slice of rye bread with a dollop of hummus on the side.

After dinner I dyed my hair the roots were coming through and being so fair they do not look good!

I had a healthy but indulging pud, carrot cake with soya yogurt, cinnamon and almond butter
man this was yummy

My homemade almond butter rules!

I have to say I'm pretty tired after today's events so I'm off to chillax before having to get up for my day of boredom at work! Night sweeties x x

Questions?

If you drive did you pass first time?

I can't believe I passed first time! I'm filled with so much joy! I feel so free!

Do you have any weekend plans?

I'm off out on the town tomorrow with Wayne, then taking my sister for a drive Sunday evening.

14 comments:

  1. :) well done! Don't you just LOVE that feeling when you pass like that! Woohoo!
    I almost failed my restricted driving test a few years ago. It was really memorable, I hit the curb twice, failed to actually hear the lady's instructions because of her soft voice, waited AGES on a busy road to do the U-turn and sped 20or so KMS over the speed limit on my way back!!! I don't know how I passed ay. haha, but I'll never forget that wonderful feeling!

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  2. Congrats!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    the celebratory pomegranate and elderflower sparking juice looks amazing and love those PINK chairs!

    passed my test the 1st time and within 4 mos had 4 speeding tickets and got a suspended lic. at the ripe old age of 16 yrs :) Had to do traffic school and promise to slow down!

    thx for the compliments on my body yesterday...muah!
    xoxo

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  3. Congrats on finishing the driving test- you're about to have a whole lot more fun!

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  4. hello! i just stumbled upon your blog and i love it :D

    your carrot cake looks delicious! can you post the recipe, pretty please?

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  5. Big congratulations! I passed third time lucky! It will change your life, I couldn't manage without my little car, enjoy it x

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  6. Congrats on passing your test!!! Now you never have to do it again :) (or, that's how it works in Canada). I failed my written test THREE times. I suck at multiple choice, but I passed the driving test the first time. Even in my 1993 Dodge Shadow which I don't think was even road legal :P

    Have a great weekend! xo

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  7. ahhhhhhhhhhhh! Congrats!! You must be super excited! That is awesome. Celebrate it up all weekend. Lots of great eats- glad you fajita didn't bother your tummy (loving the mix). And I always want your oat cakes.

    1. Yes!
    2. Had a fancy dinner with Josh last night, taught yesterday and am teaching this morning, brunch tomorrow with the parents.

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  8. I passed mine on the first try. I'm a terrible driver, so I'm not quite sure how that happened!

    That Zest magazine looks interesting. We don't have that in the US.

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  9. Congratulations!!! That's great news :)
    I passed mine the first time too and was so glad. I had my test at 7am, how crazy is that? ;)
    This weekend is going to be super relaxing. Only good stuff involved such as running, baking, cooking.. basic blogger stuff ;).
    ps: you won my giveaway in case you didn't notice..

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  10. Yay! Congrats girl :D I've been driving for about 7 years, but I still remember how insanely excited I was when I passed the test!

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  11. Yay!!!! Congratulations! Isn't it THE best feeling?! I did pass on my first try and I was so glad :) Have fun, but be careful ;) mmm yummy eats as always, did you make that carrot cake? love the almond butter, have a nice weekend!

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  12. GREAT JOB W. YOUR DRIVING TEST! AHH isnt it AWESOME?! so good!! proud of you!

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  13. Well done on passing your driving test! I still can't drive - it's far too scary!

    That pudding looks amazing!

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  14. yahoo! congrats, lady! that is exciting :)

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