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Birthday health 
Apr. 13, 2013 5:30 am 
Updated: Apr. 15, 2013 11:27 am
BIRTHDAY GIRL, that's me today!!!!!!

I always wonder how to keep healthy on the road, or our for dinner because who really just wants a plate of salad. So far here are a few changes I've made to my "eating out" healthy lifestyle:

Mucho Burrito 
I've traded my chicken/beef burrito for delicious FISH tacos. I have always been hesitant to try fish tacos until I made it once for dinner with homemade salsa and guacamole. I'll share that recipe in a future blog.

I've traded my chicken/meatball sub for Tuna salad. I had no idea all the subs at subway could be purchased as a salad. This healthier take-out I owe to my husband.

Tonight I'll be having dinner with friends and family at Marché and I've already mapped out our healthy alternative:
We'll be having either chicken or vegetarian stir-fry, hold the noodles!
And I will trade cake/ice cream with a fruit salad, sorbet or frozen yogurt : )

Before I go check out these "9 tricks to staying healthy while eating out"<

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Mucho Burrito Fish Taco, still struggling with decreasing the toppings but getting there!
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Apr. 13, 2013 8:02 am
Happy Birthday,have a great day.Thanks for sharing.
Apr. 13, 2013 9:22 am
Thanks Manella!
Apr. 13, 2013 12:27 pm
Happy special day to you. Hope you enjoy the get together.
Apr. 13, 2013 2:21 pm
Happy birthday with many more to come. Congratulations on your healthy lifestyle choices.
Apr. 13, 2013 2:57 pm
So kind thank you Marie and Nadine
Deb C 
Apr. 14, 2013 4:13 am
Happy birthday! Your healthy menu choices sound wonderful.
Apr. 14, 2013 4:21 am
Happy Birthday to you! Hope your evening out with family/friends was a great time! I have gone the "healthier" route when eating out at times and still enjoyed the time out so it is possible to eat healthy and still enjoy it! :) One trick I do, especially at lunch, is just drink water instead of sodas.
Apr. 14, 2013 9:36 am
Hope your birthday dinner was yummy!
Apr. 15, 2013 5:42 am
Thanks ladies, I am also enjoying reading your blogs. I ended up having just sushi and though the cheesecake looked absolutely delicious ... I abstained. It was a wonderful gathering and that's a pretty good trick Mother Ann stacking up on water.
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