06 July 2010

Squirrel Mail



"But friendship is precious,
 not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life,
and thanks to a benevolent arrangement
 the greater part of life is sunshine"
-Thomas Jefferson


Lauren @ She's a Runner sent me the most amazing package today!!!
We did a little blog gift exchange, so I thought I would quickly share with you
the goodies I recieved from this gorgeous girlie :)









Question: Any fun suggestions
for meals or snacks I should make
with my new goodies?

62 comments:

bethsjourney.com said... [reply]

YUM! What a nice little package.. I'm surprised you haven't broken into the goodies yet... I would attack the brownies first!

therabbitrunner said... [reply]

yay for bloggie gifts :)

can't wait to see how you like those two gluten free bars - i tried the carrot cake flavor and it was okay, but i heard the choc. ones are better!

imanokie.com said... [reply]

thats one of my favorite things about blogging! gifts, so much fun!!

I loved how she wrapped the gift as well! TOO CUTE!

seekmyself said... [reply]

Awwww what a great package :) I love the sweet notes, and of course the food looks delicious. Maybe you could crumble the bars and brownie bits into yogurt and have them with some fruit. That's my favorite way of eating them :)

Heather Iacobacci-Miller said... [reply]

What a great package to receive. Must have felt like your birthday! I'd just be sampling away not thinking one bit about trying to create anything out of the goodies LOL.

Sarena Shasteen - The Non-Dairy Queen said... [reply]

Isn't it fun to get packages! I love getting random stuff!

littlemissminny said... [reply]

Aaah, I'm so jealous at your package! I wish I lived closer to you all, so I could exchange goodies, and well, have an access to all these great stuff!
I hope you'll enjoy them!

highonhealthy said... [reply]

Jealous! What should you do with them? Uh, how about devour them asap. I kid! Make those babies last because they look amazing. ;)

Maybe you could crumble them up over oats? That never fails!

afreshdille said... [reply]

Those all look like some delicious treats. I am sure the brownie bites will be delicious with yogurt or oats!

Laury Ann said... [reply]

Awww, I love squirrel mail!!! How fun getting all of those TREATS!!!Enjoy them!! Hmmm...I dont really have suggestions, the 104 degree unbearable heat here is messing with my brain waves, oye!
xoxo

runrettarun said... [reply]

That is so sweet. Love the little notes she put in your gift. It may have melted my cold heart a little.

Lisa (bakebikeblog) said... [reply]

ooooh this is such a wonderful and thoughtful gift!!!!

theemptynutjar said... [reply]

i love lauren too.
chop up the bars and put them in yogurt with fruit and nuts.

lisasfoods said... [reply]

Ooh. I bet that Domadarabar would taste good crumbled onto yogurt, or topped with some nut butter.

serenaswam said... [reply]

Oh my goodness! Everything looks absolutely amazing and delicious! I'll have to check these products out more closely, especially for my mom who is wheat-sensitive.

.: http://greenbeansandjam.com/ :.

Crystal said... [reply]

Oh how fun!!!! Those brownie bits sound delicious. :)

peacelovenutrition said... [reply]

I love getting packages! How fun!! The brownies bites look AMAZING!!

Enjoy all your treats : )

katiehealthforthewholeself said... [reply]

This is so fun and adorable! I love it!

Chelsea said... [reply]

Aww that's an awesome package! Getting mail is the best! :)

Meg said... [reply]

Adorable and thoughtful package! I love mail! Gay pride parade looks like so much fun - I hope you had a blast, and enjoyed the weather!

Happy Tuesday!
Love,
Meg

shesarunner said... [reply]

Aww, I'm so happy that you got it and that you like it! I really hope you enjoy the treats...can't wait to see what you do with them.

I'm sending you an e-mail in a few mins...but just wanted to say that this post made smile!
xoxox

ohonemorething said... [reply]

Oh my goodness that is an incredibly sweet package from Lauren!!! I would hang that card up where I could see it everyday, and keep the ribbon as well ;) Brownies with milk!! Brownies with a homemade chocolatey dip! I bet that sesame seed bar would be amazing crumbled over some ice cream or your regular bowl of breakfast deliciousness :) Actually, all of these look delicious on their own hehehe

XOXO

p.s. I predict a closet raid on both of our behalf's in the future :p

thehungryscholar said... [reply]

What a sweet gift. ENJOY!

thevegster said... [reply]

You got some awesome goods!

fittingbackin said... [reply]

What a great package! Such sweet notes, too! I don't know what I would do with them for meals or snacks as i've never had any of the products - but i'm looking forward to seeing what you come up with!!

Lawyer Loves Lunch said... [reply]

This is so sweet! Getting packages (especially ones filled with food) is the BEST! :)

runeatrepeat3 said... [reply]

What a wonderful package to receive! I love the not as much as the food!

sweetomhaven said... [reply]

The brownie bits and the dark chocolate crunch look soooo yummy! Hmm..maybe sprinkle on top of yogurts or banana soft-serve? :-D

chocolatecoveredaims said... [reply]

The package is wrapped up so cute. You guys are amazingg. Enjoy your goodies and thank you for your comment today Kelsey it helped me change the course of my day. I admire your blog and I absolutely agree with Lauren you are a beautiful person...<3

Averie (LoveVeggiesAndYoga) said... [reply]

I'm crying now b/c of the true and pure joy and love that is in that package. Not the goodies, they are nice, but the sentiment. You and Lauren are BOTH amazing young women and I am so proud to call you both friends!

Per your email, cant wait til you tour the great state of CA and find yourself a home! Bay Area is amazing but it's chilly in the winter, I am a so cal girl b/c of weather but the culture and vibe of bay area rocks.

xoxo

cleanteenkelsey.com said... [reply]

Aw, how wonderful! That's awesome; I'm loving all the gluten-free products. What did you send her? :)

Wow, that Domadara bar sounds wonderful! I've never heard of those before. I bet the sesame bread would be delicious with peanut/almond butter, and I would put those brownie bites in some banana soft serve. :)

runsarah said... [reply]

What an awesome package! I think the brownie bites would taste awesome crumbled in yogurt!

lizzyj1305 said... [reply]

hey pretty chica!
this is a beautiful gift! I hope you enjoy all the delicious goodies! I loveeee the heartfelt message you were sent...it is 100% true!
I didnt really like the Go Free Bars...but hopefully you do!
I heart you my gluten-free twinny! :)
xoxo!

Monet said... [reply]

How sweet! I loved your opening quote by Jefferson; he was a wise man. I hope you enjoy your goodies and your sweet friendship (isn't the blogging world great?)
http://anecdotesandapples.weebly.com

findinghappinessandhealth said... [reply]

aw so sweet & fun!! i want to do thsi with someone- i might ask meg from sunshinenspice :) enjoy your goodies!!!!

Healthy. Happy. Well. said... [reply]

What a nice package!So sweet. I would definitely make a ultra mix out of the trail mix that you got. Add some dried fruit and it would be heaven!

Lindsay Cotter said... [reply]

I just tried those NuGo bars too. They're pretty good. I liked the carrot cake flavor the best. I'm thinking you should make some protein ice cream with those brownie bites whipped in it. Yum.

Mary said... [reply]

Yummy! My diets not gluten free but that all looks so good I wouldn't mind snagging a few myself!

healthontherun said... [reply]

This is such a great/thoughtful package of goodies! :) I think you should just eat everything straight up. It looks too delicious not to!

Alex said... [reply]

so much fun! I want to do that!

Simply Life said... [reply]

oh what a fun package to get!

Brandi said... [reply]

what a fun package!

whydeprive said... [reply]

Yum! That all looks so good! I love getting stuff in the mail, its so exciting. :)

biz319 said... [reply]

I love getting blog loot like that! So fun!

Sarah (GF vegan) said... [reply]

Ummmm, i would just gobble them up as they are. yum! x

Leah said... [reply]

WOW - you lucky lady! All those things look so Yummy!

I have no ideas on what you should make with any of that. I would enjoy it as it is. lol

Your last post about the pride parade reminds me of a story. One summer right after highschool, my family went to the Edmonton Exhibition, and my mom wanted to get one of those fake tattoo things painted on her arm. She opted for a rainbow, and not any rainbow, but a rainbow flag because she thought it looked nice. My brother and I told her what it meant and she did not believe us, so she went for it. Anyways, throughout the rest of the day, ladies kept hitting on her, and she finally realized why. She thinks it's pretty funny looking back.

Megan D said... [reply]

What a beautiful quote! And that looks like just about the best package everrr. Enjoy it!!

Krista said... [reply]

Blogger exchanges ROCK! :)

beautyandafeast said... [reply]

I bet the dark chocolate bars in Greek yogurt would be awesome!
-Kati

greensandjeans said... [reply]

What a great package! Mail is pretty much the best thing ever!

Kittie said... [reply]

Aww. How cute, bloggie mail! I love getting mail. Those goodies look yummy.

yesiwantcake.com said... [reply]

How fun! What a sweet package. Enjoy your goodies!

Tori said... [reply]

I would just eat the chocolate bars straight up. ASAP! Haha! I'm always so jealous of blog exchanges. I don't ever see any cool food that I see on other blogs. Okay, I'll stop whining now...... :)

<3 Tori

hbobier @ Basil Vodka said... [reply]

I like your bracelet. :)

Alycia @ Fit n Fresh said... [reply]

Yummmmm!! That all looks so good!! (:

loveofbreakfast said... [reply]

cute package! it looks so good.

and i am glad we are in agreeance on our "weight loss" strategy. happiness and health to you!

Danielle said... [reply]

I just saw your package on Lauren's site! Such a nice exchange :)

And the e-mail I use for blogging is opened under a program named "squirrel mail" and everytime I check my e-mail I think of you! lol

livelaughlovehopeeat said... [reply]

Awwwww...... thats so cute!!!!
Suggestions...... freeze vanilla yogurt and put the brownie bits on top.
Put the trail mix in a salad for some extra crunch!!!
Most of the rest are bars.... which are usually best on their own!
Enjoy! Bon Appetite!

Autumn said... [reply]

What a great gift! I don't know how I would choose what to eat first!! YUM!

Fashion Meets Food said... [reply]

What a fabulous package filled with so many delish and fun things! You're so lucky!

xo

shesgoingthedistance said... [reply]

mmm cherries :) I looove anything baked that has strusel on top. Oh man it's so good!!

the actor's diet said... [reply]

awesome package! i'd just eat them all straight up!

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