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Crazy Week

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Haven't been tracking much or exercising much for that matter. Work just got very busy and everyone wants something yesterday. Love those days. Son is acting up at home so that hasn't helped either. But baby steps. I could have gone and bought a chocolate bar but I opted for the 1/2 cup trail mix instead. So far so good.

Need to work on son and his pokiness in the morning. Keeps making me late for work. This morning was the worst. I finally had to yell at him to get him out of the car. Grrrr. Pretty much everything went down hill after that. *sigh*

  


Broke Even!

Monday, February 07, 2011

With the Super Bowl party and all I still broke even this weekend. No gain. Yippee!

Today I switched up my workout routine and went ice skating. What fun! I need to learn to ice skate well so I can practice with my son who is doing Learn to Skate hockey at DU. Of course, he is fearless and way faster than I am, but I figure if I go to the public skate sessions during lunch, I'll get better. His dad won't go near the ice.

  


Whew

Friday, February 04, 2011

Blew my diet out of the water yesterday by going to Qdoba and getting the BBQ burrito-chicken. So good though. But...

Next time, when I know I'm going to Qdoba, I'll calculate everything before I go using this:

www.qdoba.com/Calculator.aspx

I figured out what I needed to do to make my favorite burrito more diet friendly. I printed it and will keep it in my purse for that just in case moment. haha

Happy Friday everyone!

  
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COLLANN 2/5/2011 4:05PM

    ha! My sister called me the other night and told me the same thing..she blew it on a quesadilla...well each day you get the chance to start over again! emoticon

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Brrrrrr

Thursday, February 03, 2011

Super cold week. Hubby and son were out of school for the past 2 days due to the weather. I only got 1 snow day. Grumble. haha Oh well. Got my work out on at least.

Made it to the body blitz class yesterday. OMG. I was sucking wind big time. My glutes are a little sore today. And my upper back from all the weight lifting and pushups. The hopping mountain climbers kill me. She added hops to the sides too. Ouch. After awhile I couldn't due the rolling situps to a step up exercise anymore so I just laid on the ground and did an ab work instead. BRUTAL. But I did it! Yeah!

Stayed within my calories but my carbs have gotten a bit out of control lately. Fiber is finally where it should be. Added an Active bar to my meal plan. One a day helps me meet my fiber minimum. I'm having problems getting enough protein though. And now my iron levels are too high. Can't win. If I don't take the One a Day, then my iron is too low but if I do then it is too high. DOH. Gotta find the balance I guess.

Got my organic veggie delivery at work yesterday. Mixed Greens, apples, oranges, baby potatoes, rainbow carrots (yes they are red, orange, yellow, purple colored), and kale.

I looked at the kale and thought what the heck do I make with this? I looked it up online and low and behold...Kale Chips! haha I should make them and bring them to the Superbowl party at my sister's house. LOL

  
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IRENE926 2/3/2011 12:49PM

    Sounds like you're doing great!

I too am struggling with the balance of it all. I hope it all works out!

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Survived the weekend!

Monday, January 31, 2011

I didn't track over the weekend but I did keep in mind healthy eating. Jake and I shared a brownie at the museum instead of having a brownie each. I did cave and have a long john donut on sunday. But otherwise, I was fairly good.

Super Bowl is next Sunday. Ha! So dodged that bullet for now. Did lots of walking. Worked on organizing the house.

Weighed in this morning and I'm down almost 2 pounds. Yea!

  
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COLLANN 1/31/2011 11:04PM

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JSPEED4 1/31/2011 11:40AM

    Sharing a treat is the way to go! Even at a restaurant.

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