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Horn_Of_Plenty - Monday May 20, 2013
(counting calories/walking/elliptical/weights/bike)
Weight: 123.0

last night was great with the guy.  we are friends...with benefits...but I feel he is VERY good to me & a nice guy...

I was VERY tired at work for obvious reasons, we fell asleep probably for 2 hours, but he left at 1am late!

I don't regret it. but my boss could tell I was beat! lol haha.  definitely cannot do this again in the near future. I can't believe how much was taken out of me from just staying up late!!! gosh...

not much of an appetite actually...whatever we did last night completely suppressed it

calories so far: 1750 or so, good. I may skip the pool...I am only going if I can get some sleep between now & then (will try to get at least an hour or two now..if I can't I may skip...)

I skipped exercise on Monday (actually slept through my phone alarm to get up around 8pm)....and Tuesday shall be swimming I think...weights planned for Thursday only...

around 1950, woke up and ate 200 calories (2) fiber one hamburger buns at close to 10pm.

Progress as of today: 2 lbs lost so far, only 5 lbs to go!

V on 05/20/2013:
I just posted on your previous entry..Glad to hear ya had a good evening :)



Horn_Of_Plenty - Sunday May 19, 2013
(counting calories/walking/elliptical/weights/bike)
Weight: 123.0

hello :-D happy new day, ladies. trying my darndest to do things RIGHT today. right, meaning less wrong ;-)

breakfast: cereal & almond milk: 250, great.

snack: fiber one bar from my car on the way to physical therapy was hungry 100

big, satisfying - exactly what I needed - lunch: finally, some quality protein: chicken drumstick with skin around 250 & a chicken thigh 150 or so, on a fiber one roll 100 and some chips 150 (so good, finally, real food and not a veggie burger or some crap like that. and the chicken I had just bought, from the store, a cooked bird and was still nice and warm ready to eat...how could you just stick it in the fridge, right!?)  650 good ones.

total so far: 1000 will save a yogurt or cottage cheese for a snack instead of having it now ;-) I am going to lose the weight, yes I am!

I have few plans today, I will make everything right:

(already went to physical therapy & supermarket & completed and emailed my work assignment)...12:45pm only!

next stop: get fully waxed, then gym, then swim, then that's it home and relax, later the guy is coming over.

have a great day, I am going to make my life work no matter that is coming my way, I cannot fail again! and I am going to succeed that is it. so glad the work assignment is done, now I can get on with my weekend...:-D

1350...1550...

total: around 1700, success.

Progress as of today: 2 lbs lost so far, only 5 lbs to go!

nenak on 05/19/2013:
Your day is going good x


Puddles on 05/19/2013:
Great day except waxing OUCH....lol Have a great one.


grannyannie on 05/19/2013:
You can do it!! Have a good one.


grannyannie on 05/20/2013:
Well done. Have a good day.


V on 05/20/2013:
Sorry you had to take work home with you..i hope the rest of your evening went well my friend <3



Horn_Of_Plenty - Saturday May 18, 2013
(counting calories/walking/elliptical/weights/bike)
Weight: 123.0

So I did skip the pool last night...and today I am going to stop eating, finally, and start this work.  I do not like homework, especially estimating homework on the weekend!

breakfast: 500. fiber one, banana, almond milk, 2% greek yogurt.

10am large snacking: 3 bags of kale chips pink peppercorn flavor 510 (and some almond milk), almonds 150, apple 100 = 760

total so far: 1260, good.

lunch: ice cream 330, soup 150, more of those damn kale chips with almond milk 170: 650.

1910, fine. binging, because of this damn freakin assignment.

fruit and bread and sesame oil...ugh kill me 300

2210 already. kill me....hating myself right now!

snack: sunflower seed butter & a strawberry :-(

2300 ugh kill me!

around 3000 cal, no exercise at all. today (sunday!) is a new day.

Progress as of today: 2 lbs lost so far, only 5 lbs to go!

OhioRaven on 05/18/2013:
Damn, creaking chips !


Puddles on 05/18/2013:
Have a good day anyway even if you have to do some work.


nenak on 05/18/2013:
Tomorrow's another day !!!!


OhioRaven on 05/18/2013:
I mean "Freaking" chips ! Doh !


mylilsista on 05/19/2013:
I had a day like that the other day..I forgave myself, hit the reset button,and moved forward. It's all right to have an off day once in a while (hugz)!

horn_of_plenty on 05/19/2013:
thank you for your supportive comment! :-)



Horn_Of_Plenty - Friday May 17, 2013
(counting calories/walking/elliptical/weights/bike)
Weight: 123.0

so....I was so stressed, I came home and ate a big thing that my boss gave me...a HUGE sautéed spinach pizza wrap. I really hope not more than 700...

1500 & 700...plus 200 cals on the way home from work = 2400...

maybe a snack later, or maybe skipping the pool and going to sleep??

Progress as of today: 2 lbs lost so far, only 5 lbs to go!


Horn_Of_Plenty - Thursday May 16, 2013
(counting calories/walking/elliptical/weights/bike)
Weight: 123.0

1500 cal before the end of work...

1900 before gym...

NYPD application was submitted....now I wait for the next step. the next step will be getting an investigator and when I hear from them, that's when the process will really start moving along.  I may be waiting another 6 months....or less, hopefully! fingers crossed!

I pray for everything to work out smoothly & to get into the academy in January, 2014. 

Right now, I'm focusing on having a good recovery with my legs and continuing to exercise as much as I can within reason. Still laying off cardio majorly.

Progress as of today: 2 lbs lost so far, only 5 lbs to go!

V on 05/16/2013:
Hoping that the process is quick so you can start your dream job <3


legcramps on 05/17/2013:
WOOHOOO!!!! I am so darn excited for you :)



Horn_Of_Plenty - Wednesday May 15, 2013
(counting calories/walking/elliptical/weights/bike)
Weight: 123.0

lol...there was more to be filled out....good I looked at it two days before the due date and not the day before...will get the last bit of info today and then be DONE! (with the application!)

wow!? no entry! I guess I forgot until now.

up late finishing my NYPD application! :-D just one little section left!

2150 cal and 30 minutes swimming goodnight!

Progress as of today: 2 lbs lost so far, only 5 lbs to go!

OhioRaven on 05/16/2013:
Goodnight.


Puddles on 05/16/2013:
have a great day



Horn_Of_Plenty - Tuesday May 14, 2013
(counting calories/walking/elliptical/weights/bike)
Weight: 123.0

woke up late bc I think I forgot to set the "earlier" alarm so I woke up from the battery one instead...which is good, bc I feel better with probably 20 min extra sleep!   I did get like 8 hours and I feel better, sincerely! 

breakfast: green drink made with almond milk 30, tons of spinach 60 at least, butternut squash canned 1/2 cup 50 and stevia: around 150, great. calcium, vitamin d, and fish oil vitamins.

snack: bar

snack: bar

lunch: veggie burger on wrap with cheese and maybe some veggies. and antibiotic for stye in my eye....lol...glad I got to the doctor!

snack: red pepper?

1400 before dinner :-D (very good...)

dinner: another burger, different one, on a wrap, salad... fruit...400 good ones! and a bai drink 10 calories.

1800, fantastic!

meeting tonight after work....

exercise: will be weights @ gym...looking to catch up on sleep still..

after gym snack will probably be frozen yogurt:

Progress as of today: 2 lbs lost so far, only 5 lbs to go!

Puddles on 05/14/2013:
Thank God for backup systems. I was so bad with alarm clocks when I was working and I always ended up having to rush in the morning. Have a great day.


skinnygrlwithin on 05/14/2013:
Your green drink sounds yummy... I've gotten so used to the "juice" texture but I think I would like the more "smoothie" texture you get from yours.


V on 05/14/2013:
Happy to hear that your eye is on the road to recovery :)


selina on 05/14/2013:
Horay for the 8 hr. sleep! Have a great day!



Horn_Of_Plenty - Monday May 13, 2013
(counting calories/walking/elliptical/weights/bike)
Weight: 123.0

total cal: 2050

exercise: 35 minutes at pool, some breaks, and accidentally I held my breath too long and couldn't breathe - like I had asthma! maybe I was also tired, so I rested, swam back to the entrance area, and left! lol. I did good overall!

+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

I left work in the morning for 3 hours to attend to my eye...I have a stye/infection and was prescribed antibiotics to take for one month...doctor said that the problem going on with my facial skin (acne more than usual) is also occurring with my eye...I am producing too much oil - in my opinion, it's from stress.

my eye is still bad, probably going to the eye doctor after work, it's infected I think.

b:2 slices cheese on a wrap 230, green drink that was just horrible around 70. = 300, ohhh, strawberries, 350 total.

s: 210

s: 210

around 800, good.

lunch: wrap with veggie burger and 2 slices cheese, 2 small Kirby cucumbers = was 600

1170, good.

s: veggies

dinner: was around 400

1900 before the pool, good!

darn swim class at 9pm....skipping, going to swim myself earlier, without waiting till the late hour of 9pm!

then maybe a snack,

then bed!

Progress as of today: 2 lbs lost so far, only 5 lbs to go!

Tangalyn~ on 05/13/2013:
oh no :(.. take care of that eye! feel better, have a good day!


Puddles on 05/13/2013:
Take care of yourself. Have a good day.


grannyannie on 05/13/2013:
Have a good day!


V on 05/13/2013:
Sorry about your eye :( I hope you feel better <3


hollybelle on 05/13/2013:
Stye, ouch! Feel better soon. Good food day, though!



Horn_Of_Plenty - Sunday May 12, 2013
(counting calories/walking/elliptical/weights/bike)
Weight: 123.0

Breakfast: 550 good calories...

special mother's day dinner.

overall calories: 2750 today. fine.

but I am needing to be more careful about my calories, clothes are tight.

exercise: 30 min at pool in AM.

Progress as of today: 2 lbs lost so far, only 5 lbs to go!

Puddles on 05/12/2013:
Have a great day.



Horn_Of_Plenty - Saturday May 11, 2013
(counting calories/walking/elliptical/weights/bike)
Weight: 123.0

7am tasty breakfast: lots of fiber one with almond milk: 350, small ice cream 130, cottage cheese with sunflower seed butter and stevia 200:670, good!

11am snacking: fruits & veggies 150 or so

12pm decaf coffee with milk 50

lunch: kale chips coated with almonds/sea salt and pink peppercorn (from the store...350 or so, then, almost a quart of cooked collard greens/spinach/kale...250? 600, good!

snack: frozen yogurt with a few raspberries and yogurt chips: around 150

dinner: more kale chips 160, sunflower seed butter 100, apple 100

snack: ice cream with pineapple.

total around 2200 = success., 2300 after the apple.

3am snack: man, my neck was itching so much I took a shower and had an apple bc I was hungry afterwards....back to bed now!

exercise: weights, abs, pushups, little bit of legs (2 leg exercises), light walking around 15 min in AM and PM (legs still hurt after)

 

 

 

Progress as of today: 2 lbs lost so far, only 5 lbs to go!

IndependentEm93 on 05/11/2013:
Have a great day!


Puddles on 05/11/2013:
Have a great day



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