Merry Drapermas! Tonight should be an official holiday. A holiday where we celebrate with bribery, liquid lunches, cocktail parties, pearls, high-waisted skirts, and less-than-virtuous experiences with ad men that are recently separated from their batshit crazy wives. Sounds like a good time to me. Please pass the gin, and delicious, gray eyed, Don Draper (mix well for best results)
I am all ready. In preparation for today’s banananess, I ran a tenner yesterday–on a treadmill–that, my lovelies; is dedication. It’s also possible I got lost in another book. It’s also possible I thought the protagonist might die. It’s also possible they got to a realllly steamy scene in the book and I blushed on the treadmill hoping no one could hear what was going into my ears. I felt like the guy watching porn on the library computer. I simply ran harder to explain my blush. The fear of being found out served me well; I ran 10 miles in 77 minutes, with most of my splits falling under 8 minutes. I followed that up with some much needed stretching and strength training, focusing on upper body supersets and abs. I feel like an overstretched rubber band today. I’m ready for some booze and finger foods.
crap form because I was taking a picture of myself.
As for my part in the party, I told you yesterday I’d be dressing in my 60’s finest. Here is a sneak peek.
My boobs are padded, but my hip pads were uncomfortable.
Obligatory “looking off into the distance” “Mad Men” shot. I think the barbiturates might clog their vision.
It’s also Sunday Funday, meaning I get to have a sweet treat or two. Today’s sweet treat is a nod to the classic rice krispie treat, but twisted and messed up.
I give you the Chocolate and Peanut Butter Cheerio Treats.
Chocolate and Peanut Butter cheerio treats
Keywords: no bake dessert bars
- 1 package of marshmallows
- 3 TBSP butter
- 6 cups of peanut butter cheerios
- 1 cup peanut butter chips
- 1 cup DARK chocolate chips
- 1 cup white chocolate chips
crush 1 cup of the cheerios roughly, this will act as a binder in the mix
melt the butter and marshmallows in a large pot on medium until it forms a thick goo
add in the peanut butter cheerios and crushed pb cheerios and stir
stir in pb and dark chocolate chips
pour in greased 9″-13″ pan
melt white chocolate chips in the microwave
drizzle over treats
cut and serve
Tell Me I’m not the only one super excited for “Mad Men”?
What is your favorite cereal from your childhood? (mine is Corn Flakes.)