It’s been a nice Sunday… lot of laying around, reading, and working on the holistic website.


I had a sweet snack around 2PM.


I started with 1/2 a Cadbury’s Caramel Egg and a glass of milk, but I ate the other half about an hour later.


And a plum and melon.


The Husband and I met up with my aunt, uncle, dad, and grandpa at Maggiano’s, an Italian restaurant.


My aunt ordered fried zucchini for us all to share.  I had 1 and 1/2 piece.


And I ordered the Lobster Ravioli.  The Husband ordered Chicken Marsala, and we split our portions.


I also ate 1 other ravioli.  It was DELISH — big chunks of seafood.


My dad ordered creme brulee… since it was the size of my HEAD, I decided to help him out with his dessert.


I ate about 5 bites plus the strawberries.


Dinner with the family was fun and relaxing…. I love Italian food; I don’t eat Italian nearly enough!


Time to gear up for another week.  Goodnight!



  • VeggieGirl March 29, 2009, 5:20 pm

    A CARAMEL egg????? Total food porn for THIS caramel fanatic.

    Mmm, love Italian cuisine – glad you had a nice meal!!

  • ksgoodeats March 29, 2009, 5:33 pm

    What a great dinner! Hope you have a relaxing evening!!

  • teacherwoman March 29, 2009, 5:35 pm

    Okay, that zuccini looks wonderful.. .and I think I might have to purchase some cadbury eggs…. mmmmmm.

  • Justine March 29, 2009, 5:38 pm

    Yum, Italian… 🙂 I had quite a bit last night before the half…I love it AND it’s good to carb-load 😉

    Saw your post from earlier and I’m glad to see your run went well! Even in the rain…you crazy lady!

  • Mara @ What's For Dinner? March 29, 2009, 5:53 pm

    I love Maggiano’s! The original one is here in Chicago, and I’ll never forget how FULL we were when we went the first time!

  • runsarah March 29, 2009, 6:06 pm

    Friend zucchini is oh SO good! Yum 🙂

  • Meg March 29, 2009, 6:23 pm

    What a yummy Italian night!

  • Danielle March 29, 2009, 6:32 pm

    Everything looks so good, I love you and your husband split the portions, my boyfriend and I have such different tastes it’d be hard for us to do.

  • Mica March 29, 2009, 6:41 pm

    I can’t believe that you are able to eat only half a Cadbury egg! What self-restraint! You’re my hero, seriously.

  • ashley (sweetandnatural) March 29, 2009, 6:51 pm

    Maggiano’s always makes me nostalgic – it was the first place my bf and I went on a date!

  • Bec March 29, 2009, 7:16 pm

    mmm, that meal looks/sounds delicious!

  • Matt March 29, 2009, 7:16 pm

    I freaking love that place! The portions are freaking huge!

  • emily March 29, 2009, 7:29 pm

    dinner looks yummy! I was going to comment on how impossible it would be for me to eat 1/2 a Cadbury egg!

  • jesslikesithot March 29, 2009, 7:30 pm

    We had similar lunches! Burgers taste so good with just slices of toast, no bun needed!

  • jesslikesithot March 29, 2009, 7:31 pm

    Oops, meant to comment the post before!! haha, the italian dinner looked fun though! 🙂

  • Deanna March 29, 2009, 7:39 pm

    Hi Caitlin!

    I have been reading your blog for awhile and love your outlook on life!
    I go to the University of Pittsburgh and am mourning our loss like I know you are! :[ I love your PITT shirt too…I have it!

    Thanks for everything you do, you are such an amazing role model!!

  • dailydulcie March 29, 2009, 7:55 pm

    I love, love, LOVE italian food!

    That lobster ravioli looks fantastic.

    Glad you had a wonderful dinner with the fam 🙂

  • Sara March 29, 2009, 9:09 pm

    I don’t eat Italian nearly enough either 🙂 it’s so good!

    I don’t think I could ever eat just half of a cadbury creme egg!

  • Leah @ Simply Fabulous Now March 29, 2009, 11:23 pm

    Fried zucchini is so yummy! Have you ever tried deep fried pickles. Ah, divine!! 🙂

    Hope you have a good start to your week!

  • Niki March 29, 2009, 11:47 pm

    Caitlin…i love the idea of fried zuchinni! yumm

  • Caitlin at Healthy Tipping Point March 30, 2009, 3:29 am

    everyone – hahah i ate the whole egg!!

    deanna – go pitt!! thanks for reading.

  • Dori March 30, 2009, 6:26 am

    Lobster ravioli sounds amazing! And that creme brulee — WOW. Great meal!

  • lauren March 30, 2009, 8:39 am

    oh man – maggianos! Our family goes and does the family style. we basically dont eat all day to save up…it reminds me we havent been since I started my blog – need to get back!

  • Tina March 30, 2009, 10:19 am

    I’m always comparing the size of things to my head, and my BF always comments that I am ridiculous for doing so. So, it really made my day when you mentioned that the creme brulee was bigger than your head!

  • Eatingrd March 30, 2009, 11:43 am

    I love love Italian! Maggianos is so good because their portions are so big and you can share one plate which is much cheaper 🙂

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