Well...I ate 4 double stuffed Oreos last night before bed and the night before that so I guess my goals are going turtle slow right now. Shame on me, but they taste soooo good!
Anyway, my goals are to stop with the sugary snacks...I mostly eat Godiva extra dark chocolate truffles (4 a day - not sure why I'm craving the sugar right now, I need to stay out of the mall!!!) and to burn body fat (which is going pretty well). I have no weight to lose, but I have fat to lose so that's my goal and I hope to reach this goal by my Solstice in Times Square (June 21, 2012). It will happen, but I'm not so sure about this sugar habit I got going.
For the record, I no longer eat M&Ms because I'm addicted to Godiva...once you go Godiva you ditch Mars. Not sure if that's a good thing either. Ha!
Mini goals * Set up timer to remind me to eat meals at 2-3 hour intervals * Eat at least 5 meals/day * Have meal/snack with ____g carb and ____g protein within 30 minutes of ST * Eat both protein and carb (when appropriate) at each meal * Batch cook on weekends * Drink at least 8 glasses of water * Take supplements daily - set up pill organizer each weekend for following week with: o Multivitamin o Vitamin E o Vitamin D o B-Complex o Magnesium o Calcium o Biotin o CoQ10
* Work on self-esteem/confidence (not sure how to do this) * Consistent exercise program - even if health issues keep me from total program at least do SOMETHING! * Use heart rate monitor to measure intensity during cardio * Track nutrition daily on SP/Journal workouts & nutrition on blog * Do 10 minute stretch DVD before bed 5-6 nights/wk * Ab work 2x/wk - donít skip!! * Wear fitbit daily * Pack meals in thermos/shaker cups when working out of the office * Plan emergency meals that can be eaten on the road * In bed by 8-9PM to get up by 5AM * Be able to comfortably zip size ĺ Wrangler 20X jeans * Weight consistently in 110 -120 range Mid-range goal - from now until my birthday (Nov 6) follow the 10 Years Younger Plan Long term goals - *Enter figure comp by 45th birthday *Sprint triathlon - and not come in last this time!
But those who wait on the LORD Shall renew their strength; They shall mount up with wings like eagles, They shall run and not be weary, They shall walk and not faint. Isaiah 40:31
Everywhere and in all things I have learned both to be full and to be hungry, both to abound and to suffer need. 13 I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. Phil 4:13 By the grace of God I am what I am. 1 Cor. 15:10
current weight: 137.0
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Very nice blog - I enjoyed reading it. Great goals. BTW - the long term goal is freaking fantastic! So worth it when you get there. I love going shopping now like I have never loved it before. EVERYTHING fits and it is all so cute... start saving your money now!
~ Sheri ~
You have 3 choices. Give up Give in Give it your all...
My long term goal is to weigh 125 and to have lost this poochy tummy by eliminating grains from about 95% of my diet and by doing resistance exercise like pushups and squats and a some sprints every day. I'm already part way there; my "fatty" skirts are slipping down towards my hips and I've lost 8 pounds from my high of 139. These pounds are really, really hard to lose!
Short term goal is to lose 3 more of these pounds by Oct. 1.
Even shorter term goal is to get through this day without faltering on my health, diet and exercise plan. I really like the one-day-at-a-time mindset. It goes along with "Just do it!". So, my extremely short term goal is this strong message to "just do it"...right now.
I do look forward to going to bed KNOWING that I JUST DID IT!...a whole string of good choices throughout the day.
Making every day count
Hospitals are terrific for traumatic care; for acute care. They do a really, really good job in saving lives when it's a sudden bleeding emergency. But in terms of chronic care, they're terrible; (that is) in terms of the illnesses that most people have, endure, that cost the most money, that last the longest and ultimately die from. -Dr. Andrew Saul
current weight: 125.4
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