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Early thanksgiving meal

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Let me tally the damage...

Moderate amount of turkey
A few pieces of steamed asparagus
Small square of homemade macaroni and cheese
A large spoonful of sweet potato casserole
One peanut butter and chocolate no-bake cookie
A few carrots with pumpkin dip
Half of a rice krispies treat
One piece of celery with pimento cheese
Diet Dr. Pepper

I mean... I guess it could be worse, right????? RIGHT?!??! My mom's sweet potato casserole is legendary, I tell you. People should write stories and movies and plays about how good it is. Normally, I would go back for, like, eighths. And I would be sneaking into it again right about now.

Anyway, I ate at 2pm... it's now 10pm, and I am still uncomfortably stuffed. I didn't even bother with counting calories today, but maybe... just maybe... I didn't exceed too badly.

Even the dog passed out when we got home at 5, and she hasn't budged since.

Happy early thanksgiving, everyone!
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  • ELSCO55
    emoticon Haappy Thanksgiving
    1477 days ago
  • NEELIXNKES
    Looks like you made some good choices. You had lots of veggies, limited desserts, and took advantage of the holiday only food. Kudos to you!
    1477 days ago
  • PLMITCH
    We ate at 1PM yesterday, so it was good to be awake and let some of it burn off anyway!
    1477 days ago
  • WACFIT
    Maybe I am wrong, but I figure 'you gotta live'. If I have a higher cal day 'on occasion', I try to make sure my average for the week is reasonable. I didn't get fat by overeating on just the holidays. Even thin people eat more on those days. I got fat by overeating every day. Now my high cal days are the exception and not the rule. I think you did ok. If you had skipped the legendary sweet potato casserole, you would have felt miserable and may have really binged later. Happy Thanksgiving!
    1478 days ago
  • DR1939
    emoticon Happy Thanksgiving.
    1478 days ago
  • CAKAROO
    Happy Thanksgiving!
    1478 days ago
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