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A long day!!!

Sunday, June 05, 2011

emoticon Saying it has been a weekend of indulging is putting it nicely. What started as a cookout among neighbors and friends yesterday turned into a weekend of forgetting everything healthy.

I got sidetracked yesterday talking to my mom, which meant I was rushing to get everything done. We had a great time at the cookout, and somehow I managed to stay within my calories range.

Today has been rough...3 attempts at going to the pool proved unsuccessful. I got in 30 mins of cardio in random ways while dealing with not having power. We had q minor storm move through that caused power outage in our town and surrounding areas for several hours. By the time we got power back, we had decided it was time to reheat leftovers and relax with the same neighbors. We had food food while the kids played together and the adults played some poker. It also meant we all had a few adult beverages... knowing that I stayed in my calorie range after all that means I didn't have great choices the first part of the day - and skipping lunch didn't help either.

Even though it has been an off weekend, I can say that I don't regret it. It has been awhile since we have relaxed and just had some fun with friends. It was needed and I'm glad we did it.

Tomorrow I will be back on track. We are hoping to make it to the splashpark and have some family fun in the sun!
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  • FATMOM12
    I hope you start feeling better, soon! emoticon
    3090 days ago
  • MEL418
    Sounds like fun...everyone needs to indulge sometimes! We'll get back on track together for the rest of the week...yesterday was a fail day for me :/ I'm looking forward to working hard the rest of the week though!
    3090 days ago
  • TURBOADDICT444
    I think everybody needs to let loose once in awhile, If its only one day or even a weekend. I am glad you enjoyed your weekend, and good for you for getting back on track today!
    3091 days ago
  • SHEROTT1
    Back to it tomorrow!! Gotta love Mondays!!
    3091 days ago
  • 2BALIVE
    Sounds like a good day anyway! And you stayed within your calorie range, which didn't sound easy.
    3091 days ago
  • RASMUSSEN5
    I had a long and different weekend as well. Heres to a great week for us both!
    3091 days ago
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