Dessert/ Dinner/ Lunch

Crashing. Fast.

Hi guys!

I’m so tired right now I’m about to face plant into my keyboard. Seriously. It has been a CRAZY day! I didn’t sit down once at work…was literally running all day long, which worked out because I killed two birds with one stone: work + workout. Awesome. The winery was crazy with Harvest Luncheon plus tons of tours and tastings. It was great but I’m beat. Emotionally and physically.

I packed a jenna-lunch before heading out the door this morning…


A hummus and cheese sandwich on sprouted wheat bread with….a cup of bell peppers. I don’t have any tupperware yet so I carried this little cup of bell peppers in my purse. Hahaha I also had a greek yogurt and an apple…and later an Optimum energy bar. Sorry, no pictures…I was RACING!!!

After work I had dinner with Eric, another Murphy-Goode Top-10’er, and Rocky at Eric’s house in Santa Rosa. Let me just say….Eric is an AMAZING cook!!! We dined on homemade chicken piccata, roasted carrots and new potatoes, heirloom tomatoes and apple pie…with a homemade crust. Food is one thing I’m not lacking here. Oh yeah…and wine. Had a glass of pinot noir and it went perfectly with the meal.



It was seriously a faaaabulous meal. Thank you so much, Eric!

Okay…seriously about to crash now. My last long run is in the morning: 11 miles! It should be…interesting. However, I have a relaxing day planned for the rest of the day + TACOctober Fest tomorrow night to look forward to. Yes, TACOctober Fest….you heard correctly. Details in the morning.


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  • Michelle
    October 9, 2009 at 10:35 pm

    Yummy food. I LOVE roasted carrots. They are divine. I think that an IKEA run is in your future…great tupperware sets. Hope you sleep well.

  • Kristine
    October 9, 2009 at 10:38 pm

    your dinner looks mighty tasty! have a great run in the morning!

  • Madelin @ What is for breakfast?
    October 9, 2009 at 11:20 pm

    Love home made apple pie! What a treat. Gosh you are eating the yummiest looking food lately!

  • maria
    October 9, 2009 at 11:44 pm

    AH! I too have been exhausted lately! By 9pm I am ready to crash!!!

  • Diana
    October 10, 2009 at 12:07 am

    That dinner looks yummy. 🙂
    Good luck for your long run Jenna. Have a great weekend!

  • Simone P:T
    October 10, 2009 at 12:21 am

    That dinner looks AMAZING, and you are too cute to carry around that cup of peppers. What we bloggies do for good food! 😉

  • Simone P:T
    October 10, 2009 at 12:22 am

    That dinner looks great! You are too cute to have actually carried that cup of peppers in your purse! Loves it!!

  • Suzanne de Cornelia
    October 10, 2009 at 12:43 am

    That dinner looks awesome! And tacofest sounds great, too. Today in Carmel were lots of people for the Art/Film Festival….fun!

  • simpledaisy
    October 10, 2009 at 3:57 am

    Good luck on your long run!! I know when I am tired from running around, I always have a hard time really pushing myself on my runs:)

  • christie, honoring health
    October 10, 2009 at 3:59 am

    I bought a ton of carrots with the intention of roasting them. Those look so delicious!! I need to get on that!

  • Lizzy
    October 10, 2009 at 4:26 am

    mmm love the roasted carrots of course! 🙂

  • Marisa (Trim The Fat)
    October 10, 2009 at 4:41 am

    Boys who cook? And cook well? You are livin the life, girl!!!
    Good luck with your long run in the a.m. 🙂

  • Rita
    October 10, 2009 at 4:56 am

    I have a bunch of carrots that I will be roasting for dinner tonight. Thanks for the idea.

  • Courtney (The Hungry Yogini
    October 10, 2009 at 5:46 am

    Girl! So jealous of all the amazing food! I’d move to California just for that!!

  • angieinatlanta
    October 10, 2009 at 5:52 am

    That apple pie looks unbelievable!

    Good luck on your run this morning!

  • Whitney @ Lettuce Love
    October 10, 2009 at 5:53 am

    Wow that food looked great! Good luck with 11 miles 🙂

  • Kristin (Kristin's Nibbles)
    October 10, 2009 at 5:54 am

    That dinner looks fab! Get some rest, sounds like you had a busy day!!


  • Jen (eatmovelove)
    October 10, 2009 at 6:21 am

    Wow, amazing food! At least you are being fed well with all the busy-ness of your days. A home-cooked meal at the end of the day is worth it :). Life will even out soon I’m sure. Have a good a.m run and hope you got some sleep.

  • Heather @ Health, Happiness, and Hope
    October 10, 2009 at 6:35 am

    You definitely are busy these days! But it’s a perfect way to keep your mind busy. 🙂

    Haha, hilarious about the peppers. And that dinner looks fabulous! Good luck on the run!

  • Jil
    October 10, 2009 at 7:14 am

    Wow, busy, busy day! and amazing food! Where are all these men who cook amazing food coming from?! ahh I need to get me to Cali, I think! haha 🙂

  • emily
    October 10, 2009 at 7:16 am

    Oh my gosh, Tacoctober fest?! That sounds glorious!

  • Cynthia (It All Changes)
    October 10, 2009 at 7:35 am

    homemade Food is so amazing!

  • Tina
    October 10, 2009 at 7:56 am

    TACOctober is really hard to say! I just tried saying it like 5 times. Have a great run, and weekend!!!

  • Jolene (
    October 10, 2009 at 7:59 am

    That’s cute that you put a cup of carrots in your purse 🙂 I hope you had a good sleep!

  • skinnyrunner
    October 10, 2009 at 7:59 am

    hope you have a relaxing weekend and dont get too crazy at tacoctober. that pie looks delish too!

  • Evan Thomas
    October 10, 2009 at 8:19 am

    Goodluck on the run!

  • Abby (Abby's VeGaN Eats)
    October 10, 2009 at 8:28 am

    Delicious looking dinner! Im currently obsessed with roasting carrots.. gives them such a yummy taste!

  • Lindsay
    October 10, 2009 at 9:19 am

    You’ll feel amazing after your 11 mile run! And now you’ve got the nice, crisp Northern California air.

    Have fun at TACOctoberfest… sounds amazing! Can’t wait to see pics 🙂

  • Laura @ Backstage Pass to Health & Happiness
    October 10, 2009 at 9:25 am

    Uh oh, TACOctober fest… sounds fun!

  • Stephanie
    October 10, 2009 at 9:57 am

    roasting veggies is my new OBSESSION! love it 🙂