I realized something, the other day I completely forgot to update about my new goals for myself after mentioning my last goals a couple weeks ago. So my new goal is to reach 120 lbs by New Years. That gives me 5 weeks, though technically I started this goal right after my last one ended on Halloween, which gave me over 8 weeks. Any progress? Not really. Here’s what has been happening:
I went running for 2 miles on Friday, 3 miles on Saturday, and last night I did 1.5 hours of yoga with the P90X video. Before doing all this a couple weeks ago I was down to 123.5 lbs, but this morning I’m now 126 lbs. Perhaps I’ve been eating more which is causing the weight increase (definitely possible). Or maybe it’s the muscles I’m building? Either way, I think I’m going to revert back to keeping track of my calories just so I can better assess what’s happening and stay on track more. After all, the holidays are coming! Eeek! I will be trying my hardest to follow my tips on how to indulge wisely on Thanksgiving. I might do a side-by-side comparison of the calories I eat using the tips compared to what they would be if I don’t follow the tips. Should be interesting to see how many calories you can save!
So here’s Sunday’s meals:
|Breakfast||Eggs, bacon, ham, and peppers||200|
|Snack||Guac and Beer Dip samples at Hyvee||150|
|Lunch||Turkey Dog with bun and ketchup||200|
|Sun chips (a lot)||400|
|Dinner||Chipotle Vegetarian burrito bowl (half)||350|
Looks like overeating could be the culprit of my increased weight lately. On Sunday Daniel and I went with some friends to the Chief’s game in Kansas City. We had to tailgate of course which is where all that chip consumption happened. Plus the beer. It was so much fun though!
It was a little chilly but I had four layers on! Do we look cold? Haha don’t mind Daniel not looking at the camera!
I look like a hunchback with all of my layers. But the only things cold were my toes!
Sadly, the Chiefs lost to the Chargers 38-41. Definitely a good game though!
And here’s Monday’s meals:
|Breakfast||3 eggs, southwest style with peppers||290|
|2 pieces of bacon||80|
|1 slice of french toast||160|
|Strawberries, cantalope, honeydew melon, pineapple||50|
|Half a biscuit with gravy||65|
|Lunch||Left over tempura vegetables and rice||270|
|Dinner||Chobani Greek Yogurt Key Lime Crumble||180|
|Chocolate Shakeology shake with banana and almond milk||280|
After the game we went to the Prairie Band Casino north of Topeka for the night to warm up in their awesome outdoor jacuzzi. No gambling this time, just relaxing. Then we took advantage of their breakfast buffet in the morning, hence my long list of breakfast items. It was delicious! Surprisingly I took no food photos but you probably don’t want to see a plate full of pancake, french toast and bacon anyway, right?
Now it’s time to get organize over this fall break. I can’t believe it’s already Tuesday! Daniel and I plan to clean the apartment and maybe get some homework done so we can enjoy the rest of the break without worrying about it. Oh, and I plan to decorate for the holidays! I’m going to set up a small tree and hang some lights but I’m not sure what else to do. Any suggestions?
Have a great Tuesday!