Tag Archive | margs

July 3rd Tuesday Surprises

FITspiration

Tuesday

Pre 4th of July. Had work during the day per the usual. Some awesome thunderstorms in the morning/afternoon and there was a bit of excitement at lunchtime. There was one of the food trucks downtown right outside of our office (literally behind the building in the parking lot) and with someone’s umbrella in hand, I couldn’t resist but to go out there and try what they had to offer!

So out I went and long story short, the company across the street had rented it out for their ‘pre-Fourth of July’ lunch and we had no idea… So we ended up getting free lunch since we had already ordered and they refused to let us pay! It was absolutely delicious!!

I had a pulled pork BLT and a delicious sauce was on it and it came with sweet potato tator tots. Yum!

Ended up getting out of work early, however I did not go and workout.

Then I went over to my friends house and their mom had made dinner (Uh-Oh) and let’s just say it wasn’t the healthiest. But, I’m going to be honest and tell you that it was delicious eating guilty foods.

After, I went and got ready and then went out to the bars and drank a weee bit too much, but it was a lot of fun. Didn’t go and eat crappy food like I had last week so I was proud of that.

No Workout

Food

Burned 2,428 for the day and consumed 2,109 calories.

Breakfast was a bowl of Frosted Mini Wheats with some skim milk and a little cup of lemonade, I don’t really know why I had lemonade but I did? Lunch was that delicious pulled pork BLT with lettuce/baby arugala and tomato with yummy sauce. Dinner was a Stouffer’s mac and cheese, simple salad with a tiny bit of poppyseed dressing and some salt and vinegar chips. Dessert was a root beer float and loooooots of drinks (Summer Shandy and Margs) .. Bad Girl!

June 29th Fu@$ Bad Food Decision Friday

FITspiration

Friday

Today got off to a great start, first night house sitting for my Dad and his doggy was a success. I got up early with plenty of time to stop by the West Side Market to get an Apple Fritter for myself and a few other people in my office. (I have got to stop buying bakery treats for other people in the office! It’s really starting to be a bad habit and I’m pretty sure I’m justifying it by thinking I’m sharing it with other people and it puts everyone in a better mood. Maybe not their stomach’s, but just go with it. Or stopping ‘going with it’ haha…

That first trip of the day snowballed into other bad decisions pretty much. I then continued to head to Starbucks and got a lemonade/tea. Bad idea. Another bad choice, would be heading back to the West Side Market for lunch, which was delicious, but just not sticking to the healthiness routine/aspect. Final bad decision of the night, having a drink with dinner and then ice cream afterwards. Shot those cals through the roof that’s for damn sure.

On a lighter note, I made it to spinning and then headed out to dinner afterwards with my Mimi and we got to catch up, had some good eats and a drink but then I went home (with some ice cream) to hit the hay (so lame) Spinning did wipe me out and all that food/alcohol/ice cream. My body is hating me for this I’m sure and this better not be a sign of worse things to come this weekend… Fingers crossed.

Workout

I got a good workout doing my spinning class tonight! Headed to the Fitworks by my Dad’s house and that’s definitely a nice perk to being a member, that you can go to any location. That’s a plus!  I got to experience a new instructor, and the class was okay, nothing too phenomenal about it, but it was a great workout. very satisfying.

Fitworks

 

 

 

 

        

 

 

 

       

 

Food

According to my Calorie Counter App I burned over 3,290 calories and consumed 1,239 for the day. Started off breakfast with an apple fritter and a TAZO Passion Tea Lemonade. Lunch I had a banana, cucumber, watermelon, and a bratwurst on a hard roll. Snack before spinning was part of my turkey sandwich and some/barely at my Greek yogurt. Dinner consisted of a Marg, cup of clam chowder, and a salad. Barely used any dressing, which was better than dumping it all on there. Finally, a snack of pralines and cream ice cream. WOOF! Bad news bears for cal intake today…

June 25th Monday Madness!

FITspiration 

Monday

Here we go, beginning that vicious cycle of what we call a ‘weekday’ all over again. I had a decent breakfast/morning. Then, the excitement started to kick in when I went to lunch, went out to Jimmy John’s and that was a good ‘burning’ walk because I did get warm and then got to enjoy a healthy lunch. Satisfying. What was more satisfying was my workout that I had planned and looked forward to all day. I packed my bag the night before so I could go straight to spinning class, since if I had to go home early I wouldn’t have made the spinning class, just the yoga/pilates. So I doubled up on workouts, lived in the gym for over 2 hours and I loved every minute of it!

Dinner was fun. I went over my friends house and we cooked dinner, grilled a ton of veggies, made salad, and grilled up some healthy protein. The only regret of the night I have was a teeeeensy bit of wine when we watched Sherlock Holmes 2. However, I was so fricken tired that I knew Tuesday was going to be a bit rough… SO lets hope tomorrow I won’t be incredibly sore or exhausted.

I used my Calorie Counter App on my iPhone to track my food intake!

Workout

Holy Hell. What a day of working out. Like a Champion! So, on my lunch I power walked/sweat my ass off just getting food to eat (Jimmy John’s Unwich) duh! and that was for about 30 minutes. Then, After, I went to FITWORKS.. I OWNED SPINNING! Not only was it a good 60 minute workout, but I didn’t leave after that, I went to CENTERGY for 60 minutos too! Then I did some Olympic lifts (Snatches and some abs) WOOOOOHHHHHWEEEEEE DOGGGIIEEEE Burning those cals!

Fitworks

 

 

 

 

 

 

Food

According to my Calorie Counter App I burned over 3,683 calories and consumed 1,052 for the day. Started off the day with breakfast with just coffee with the works and some applesauce before I ran out the door. Lunch was exciting! Jimmy John’s Turkey Tom Unwich, a banana, half of a red bell pepper, carrots and a little bit of ranch, clementines, and lots of water! Dinner was so good! Grilled veggies galore! Grilled zucchini, squash, mushrooms, had some spinach salad with cucumbers and a little bit of poppyseed dressing, and some grilled chicken and a bit of wine for dessert. Not too shabby!!! Healthy lady!

June 22nd Fit, Fun, Friday!

FITspiration 

Friday

Yay! Finally the weekend! GEEGS! Had a decent day at work, managed to have a decent morning/afternoon with my food and ‘healthy’ choices. Had a super breakfast, walked to Jimmy John’s for an Unwich which is my new favorite ‘healthy’ addiction. It’s pretty much whatever sandwich you want wrapped in lettuce instead of bread. AH! YUM! Not only walked, but had a healthy lunch too. Woo! Went to the gym, got some more walking/jogging in and then got my ass kicked by a spinning instructor who was fit as can be. However, when I went home, I had some healthy carrots to start but then my cravings go to me…. left over chicken quesadilla’s, just a little bit of chicken/cheese/and cooked peppers/onions/sour cream. And by little bit, I mean it. Because… I had date night/party plans…

Went to Outback Steakhouse with some friends and then went out for my friends birthday. Granted, I had put in the fl. oz.’s of Margs that I was going to drink since the morning so I knew no to overeat. Granted, I didn’t have any fast food afterwards which I was really proud of! But that after workout snack really screwed me over! Lots of guilt for eating more than I should have.. and it was only the beginning of the weekend too .. Oh crap.

I used my Calorie Counter App on my iPhone to track my food intake!

Workout

I got a good warmup/walk-jog in for 1.09 miles for about 18:32 minutes. First Spinning class of the summer and it completely re-motivated me! I feel totally rejuvenated again and the instructor kicked ass. She specifically pointed at people and called them out, me included, to turn up the resistance and wanted to see you struggling and pushing yourself! It was wonderful.

Fitworks

Food

According to my Calorie Counter App I burned over 3,386 calories and consumed 1,610 for the day. I treated myself a bit for breakfast downstairs and got a whole wheat bagel,  I had a banana and two clementines. Lunch was strawberries, and a Jimmy John’s Turkey Tom Unwich. After my workout I had leftover chicken quesadilla’s, with cooked onions, peppers, sour cream, cheese, and NO burrito wrap. THEN, went to Outback and had a few bites of the bloomin’ onion, a house salad with ranch and I could barely finish it, and then a good amount of my sweet potato and didn’t finish my steak. Then out for some Margs! I was stuffed and felt sick. I knew I ate too much… 😦 Disappointed in my overeating and not controlling my portions better and just saying ‘no’. I need to get this together or I’m not going to see changes.

Fitness and Frozen Grapes

Sweating, eating, and living my life as a young college graduate

Posh and Poised

Fashion Diaries of a Professionista

CrossFit Geo

Improve yourself a little each day

SammiFit

Fitness isn't a chore, it's a way of life...

burpeesboxjumpsandbeer

food, fitness, and my (somewhat) healthy & entertaining life

Type 1 CrossFIt

School of Elite Fitness

nickscrossfit

Just another WordPress.com site

Swell me

day by day

TFG: True Fat Girl

I'm not a trainer, I am not a doctor, I am just SHiNE changing my life through health and fitness.

Become UnAfraid

"Become unafraid in all that you do. Strive to be calmly resolute in facing the dangerous, the difficult and the uneasy"

jameswstewart

James Stewart's Melange

CrossFit Jungle Gym

All the stuff you did as a kid on the playground

hisseyfit

Barbells & Kefir

NHB CrossFit Katy, Texas

Physical Preparedness- est. 2009

CrossFit Chantilly

Constantly Varying, Functional Movements, Performed at High Intensity

Hip2Save

Not Your Grandma's Coupon Site

Lauren Runs

on running, triathlon & life

EatDrinkBreatheSweat

Diary of a fitness fanatic who loves to eat, drink and be merry, too

Cedar Creek Strength & Conditioning

Forging Stronger Athletes since 2008

The Sixth Letter

Food, Fitness, Felines, and Fun

Finding Our Stride...

Incoherent Ramblings of a Sleep Deprived Wife, Mom, Workaholic...

Fit Butt Fabulous

Be fit. Be healthy. Love life!

Femme Fitale Fit Club ® Blog

A fitness lifestyle blog inspiring women to live healthy and fit lifestyles

Run, Runner Girl, Run!

My journey to becoming a runner girl

Move Well, Live Well

Exercise, nutrition and everything in between

TooTallFritz

Running Toward: Health, Wellness & PEACE ...................................................... Running From: Insanity, Screaming Children, Housework & a Big Ass

The Beautiful Life ♥ ♥ ♥

fitness. fashion. food. freedom

Frivalicious

Full-time mum - part-time goddess!

FitHappens

Fit CAN happen to you!

aroseinleeds

Rose.21.Leeds.Forensic.Psychology.Graduate.Love.Life.And.Sunshine.

Skinny and Fit

weightloss, fitness, and health

runfootinfrontoftheother

for the love of the run

Conquering The Lazy Bug

My journey to getting fit and healthy

maxmuscleantioch

A great WordPress.com site

Piper's Run

Mother Runner | Life Balancer | Side of Chocolate

change. one day at a time

motivation for you and me to become that goddess within

funky fitness pdx

Alternative, entertaining fitness in Portland, OR and Vancouver, WA.

Gillian Makes Herself

"But if you really want to live, why not try and make yourself?" -Incubus