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Tuesday, June 25, 2013

How weird is that? Found out at my PT evaluation yesterday.

Anyway......I wanted to talk about eating on the weekends. I suck at it. During the work week I have a routine. I have a set time to workout, eat, drink water, head to the office, healthy snacks, walking, lunch, dinner, errands and stretching.

On the weekends, well everything is so loosey goosey. I never remember to eat. I never eat at my usual times and usually.......I don't eat enough or drink enough water either.

This last Saturday I had an appointment in the morning, got too busy before I left and didn't realize until after my appointment that I didn't eat breakfast. So I had breakfast at 12:30pm. Dinner was later and I wasn't very hungry but we went to Sushi and I had salmon nigiri.

Sunday we had breakfast, ran errands, got busy again and before I realized it, it was dinner time. Didn't eat lunch. Didn't snack.

I need to come up with a plan of action for the weekends. I have to come up with some routine to make sure I'm eating regular meals.

Fortunately, I'm not eating a bunch of garbage and sticking mainly to healthy foods (oh Killer's been so long). My husband has been on a melon kick (yeah...I know that sounds dirty), so I've had a ton of fresh cut fruit to eat. He even made a fresh fruit salad with blueberries, cantaloupe and cherries this weekend.

So back to my action plan. I'm at a loss here as to how to approach the weekends to make sure I'm eating more than twice a day. I could work every weekend. No. I could have an alarm go off for every meal. No. No. No.

How does everyone else handle eating on their days off?


Member Comments About This Blog Post:
NAYPOOIE 6/26/2013 1:02PM

    Do you need to eat regularly? If not, then as long as you're eating good stuff, I wouldn't worry about it.

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SHAMAN29 6/25/2013 1:19PM

    Yeah.....I'm not sure how to fix this one. We have a lot going on during the weekends and the usual routine doesn't always fit into the plans.

Like you I didn't want to get too regimented.

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VIPERSWEB 6/25/2013 12:10PM

    I have the same issues as you do with the weekends. My husband and I usually have a late breakfast (that really could be lunch) and, depending on what we have, don't eat lunch at all. Dinner is usually healthy and a little earlier than usual, but yeah. It's a problem I've noticed that I'm kinda lost on fixing without being too regimented.

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