Day 17 at peace with myself today
1260 calories or somewhere thereabouts. I had to estimate dinner out, but it was definitely within range
34 fitness minutes. Rain sabotaged the walk I hoped to do, but considering how busy I was, 34 min was really good!
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Days 14, 15 and Sparkling 16!
Days 14 & 15 - In spite of an upset stomach, I got in some gentle exercise, nothing abdominal, but took a break from Bootcamp videos.
Day 16 - Back on track!
1423 calories and resisted a salty treat I wanted really bad
82 fitness ... Read more
Thanks, friends, re: last night's blog NOT on track
Ugh. Had a bad night thanks to yesterday's over-rich food. I slept till the last possible minute this morning because I'd slept so poorly, definitely not up to Bootcamp videos, but did 5 min gentle stretching to get myself going.
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Day 13 NOT on track
Unexpectedly hectic day, too many calories, too few fitness minutes. I'm really glad I doubled my Bootcamp Challenge video this morning. Will carry on tomorrow.... Read more
Day 12 mostly good and learning
40 really good fitness minutes
1206 tracked calories PLUS making up the deficit. To explain:
I ate a good breakfast, factoring in the coffee and half & half, not light, that I'd have at a workshop. Lunch was m... Read more
11 Days & Brought my own sprinkles!
I worked today near a shop with homemade ice cream. I always stop when I'm there. Today I planned for indulgence on a reasonable scale. Instead of my usual huge deluxe choc-dipped and sprinkled cone, I had coconut frozen yogurt in a small cup... Read more
Day 10 Really good through no fault of my own!
I had two challenges today. After sleeping poorly but getting up anyway so I could exercise, I could NOT access the internet so I couldn't do my Bootcamp video. I rode my stationary bike which I would have done for cardio anyway. It was a VER... Read more
Day 9, going fine!
25 fitness minutes
Highlight of day - 1 hr massage Ahhh...... Read more
8 Days Good
Food: 1297 calories
Fitness: 41 min, 3 SP videos
Fun: stopped at the library and did a puzzle. Can't do them at home; too much "help" from cats
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Day 7 Begin as you mean to go on
That was my thought when I went to bed last night. I had packed my lunch, checked my bag, laid out exercise clothes, and knew what I was going to wear. Those things make my morning more relaxed.
This morning I woke up without my alarm. G... Read more
Day 6 streak!
The new year is going great so far. Two big accomplishments today:
1. Woke up feeling really good and did 2 SP videos. I hope I feel that good tomorrow when I go back to work.
2. Managed potluck with only 461 cal. I ate strawberri... Read more
Day 5 Going Strong!
Woohoo! Going strong!
1209 cal & 22 fitness min which included 2 SP videos.
I'm a little worried about going back to work on Monday after two restful weeks. My challenge is to work on a daily routine till I have one that works. It... Read more
youtube 23 & 1/2 hrs
For all of us who struggle with motivation, this video is worth taking the time to watch.
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Day 4 success
Update first on yesterday - I forgot to eat my evening snack, so had to go back and delete 149 cal. Alas!
1220 cal &34 min exercise. I wanted corned beef hash so bought the reduced fat version. One poached egg and 1.5 c steamed ... Read more
Day 3 on a roll and ???
1503 cal & 33 min exercise.
How many things can you think of to add to fitness minutes while sitting at traffic lights?... Read more