Spin The Wheel

by Jillian on April 25, 2012 · 5 comments

It was my day at Trader Joe’s yesterday!

I stopped after work to get some bananas since they are 19 cents a piece and I figure at 5:00 on a Tuesday, there should be lots of big ones left. Everyone always takes the big ones first since they aren’t sold by the pound. I got 15 to be exact.


Of course, as I meandered around the store, I picked up a few additional things that may or may not be necessary.


Anyway, as I was checking out, I was reading this sign.


All of a sudden, I hear a bell ring!


Well, what do you know? My receipt ending in .36 allowed me to spin the wheel.


I landed on the 99 cent reusable shopping bag, but being that they were out of them, I got the sweet $1.99 insulated shopping bag!


This one is staying in my car. I always stop after work and then I don’t have my reusable bags on hand since I normally just grab them before I go to the grocery store.

I arrived home to this exciting package.


Suzanne contacted me to see if I’d be interested in trying the new Special K granola bars in dark chocolate and chocolatey peanut butter. I can’t wait to try these – I’ll be sure to let you guys know how they are. Thanks so much Suzanne!

I made a quick dinner which included kale chips (kale massaged with olive oil, nutritional yeast and sea salt baked at 425 degrees until crispy) and a whole grain tortilla pizza with shaved zucchini and black truffle cheese!



And that’s about it.

This morning involved no pictures, but a pretty awesome upper body workout!

Thanks to all who entered the Luna Fiber bar giveaway. You still have plenty of time if you haven’t entered already!

{ 5 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Chels R. April 25, 2012 at 12:22 pm

Yummy! What does the nutritional yeast do for the kale chips? I love kale chips, could eat them everyday! :-)


2 Jillian April 25, 2012 at 1:58 pm

Nutritional yeast has a lot of nutritional benefits.. It’s kind of cheesy/nutty tasting and it has a lot of vitamins and protein. It gives the chips a little extra flavor!


3 Chels R. April 25, 2012 at 2:32 pm

Ok, I will check it out! Thanks!!


4 Alex @ therunwithin April 25, 2012 at 12:22 pm

I never win anything, what a great win! I love roasted kale, so yummy.


5 Mollie April 25, 2012 at 3:24 pm

Those heirloom tomatoes are SO delicious. I am obsessed with them. And that is such an awesome win! I would have been so excited.


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