holiday habits

mint chocolate nanaimo bars

It’s a surprisingly short journey between green juice, protein shakes, and abs to sitting on the couch on a Saturday night, missing your out-of-town boyfriend and eating Trader Joe’s cookie butter out of the jar.

mint icing for nanaimo bars

Not long ago I was on the Whole Life Challenge, being all responsible and stuff. And, let’s be honest, a little pretentious. I mean, I had abs. Now I’m in full on bake-all-the-things mode (also known as Christmas is coming).

mint nanaimo bar base

The abs are still there, they’re just hiding underneath a layer of mint chocolate nanaimo bars.

mint chocolate nanaimo bars

It’s okay though. Can we all just agree that the rest of 2015 will be for eating, and 2016 can be for setting resolutions and abs?

mint chocolate nanaimo bars

Excellent.

mint chocolate nanaimo bars

Chocolate Mint Nanaimo Bars

I just used the recipe from the back of the package (though I left out the green food colouring). Sometimes it’s the simple things in life.

2 thoughts on “holiday habits

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s