” I’m 32 years old but most of the time I feel like 82! “
Okay, this was the quote for today ! Such a painfull day, so much pain again!
I woke up this morning at 8am, but I couldn’t get out of my bed. It needed more time, like always, but today I needed 1h15 to get out of bed. It was 9.15am, till I got up and was able to get some breakfast.
All day I can eat this healthy food I want, but for breakfast I always need sugary things.
My plan after breakfast … I went back to bed for another hour. I had no idea that I could do stuff today.
Snow, snow and more snow
Yesterday the snow melted all, and this morning it was snowing hard again. In just a few hours it was all white and dangerous outside.
Around 13pm I went outside to take a walk in the snow and take some pictures of the snow around us. It’s so magic all the snow outside on the trees.
Once outside it was like the cold wind has frozen my muscle pains. Once inside again I needed to go to bed.
Here are some pictures of the magical snow…
Sorry … it was a NO make-up monday today (and I had so much pain I could not hold my brushes this morning 😥 )
Cat paws in the snow
Some paws I’ve seen today are so strange, like always cat’s don’t have a good direction to follow. Left, right, oh no left again.
I wish I had pictures of my cats in the first snow but they don’t like snow !
Old Timberland boots are the best EVER !
Time to bake some … waffles
Oh yess, I’m belgian so waffles are the best here! I really like to bake healthy waffles I can eat for lunch or breakfast. Today I ate some for diner with fresh fruit, peanutbutter and maple sirup.
A few days ago I promised a friend of mine I would sell here my Mickey waffles machine, which was laying here unused for more than 4 years now. And I had to try it to make sure it still works after that long time doing nothing! It still worked !
So time for some oatmeal waffles, the best ever ! Off course I also made some heart shape waffles beside the Mickey ones.
Here are the ingredients I used
And yess, that’s all you need for a great recipe for healthy waffles. Okay not vegan because of the eggs, but you can replace them.
You need :
- 200 grams of oatmeal
- 300 ml of rice milk
- 2 eggs (not the biggest ones)
- 1 tbsp of backing powder
- 2 tbsp of honey
- 1 theespoon of vanille extract
- coconut oil for the waffles machine
How to make them ?
- blend the oatmeal very fine like flour
- put the egg white in a separate bowl and mix it
- take another bowl to put all the ingredients in (oatmeal flour, rice milk, honey, vanilla, egg yellow and baking powder)
- Mix all those ingredients together
- Add the egg white with a spoon
- put on the waffle machine while the dough is resting a few minutes
- put on the coconut oil on the machine and than the dough
- bake the waffles till golden brown and ready
Moment after the baking … PAIN
Oh yess, after I baked the waffles, all of them, it was over and out for today. I couldn’t move my arm after eating some waffles.
So here I am now, in bed trying to make todays blogpost and finish it.
It’s so unfair that I’m having all that pain and my doctor is just saying ” it’s not that bad, get over it, and wait another month”.
Last month I had to take medication for 2 months, but after taking them a month it all is getting so much worst 😥
I really feel like an 82 year old women, and not the 32 year old that should have energy to rase kids, have a fulltime job and still is going out !
I have a beautiful life now and feeling so happy (after some really bad years) but all that pain is so hard to deal with rightnow. I want to do stuff, I want to go to the Christmas marktet or just prepare a meal after a workday. But NO, after a workday I’m just dead, so dead !
Tomorrow I have to work a full day, preparing the store for the Christmas and year end sales that are coming end of this week. So tomorrow night, I will have so much pain again. Not normal, but my doctor says it’s not that bad enough grrr.
I’m ending my blog here, going to see if there’s a Chrismas movie on Netflix that I haven’t seen before.
Till tomorrow !
Love Lucy xx