Sunday, November 1, 2009

Pizza And Candy And Cake, Oh My!

Why are so many people born in September and October?! I have yet another birthday party that I will be attending this afternoon, this one for a child, and so I will have to make sure that I carry on the careful, conscious eating that I was doing at yesterday’s shindig. I believe that they will be mainly serving pizza at today’s gathering (which I have not even had once since the start of this blog) so I am going to limit myself to a single slice of that, as well as a few bites of cake, and try to focus on whatever healthier options they have to eat. Also, I avoided gorging myself on the Halloween candy we had in the house for trick or treaters and, if I discover a few remaining pieces that my husband hasn’t yet snacked on, I will be taping them to the little boy’s birthday present as an extra trinket.

Last night I wasn’t able to report on much in the exercise department – although I was very active throughout the day, in a non-workout capacity – so I am hoping that tonight I can do better. I don’t believe that the party will run very late, so my plan is to get in a good walk or maybe to do my exercise video.

I have one more day of relative busyness after today and then I am hoping this second spell of limited time will finally let up. Thank goodness I have been treating my body so well these past couple of months or I may never have been able to keep up with everything!

7 comments:

  1. That's another of the bonus benefits of dropping the weight. You've suddenly got the energy to tackle busy stretches like this.

    Keep up the good work.

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  2. You seem so busy. I have to lose the rest of my weight before starting a family so I too will have the energy to keep up.

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  3. Good practice for those kids!

    My gosh, 209! You are cookin'.

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  4. Good idea about the candy and the birthday present, I was laughing when I saw that!!

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  5. You're doing great girl...you had an EXCELLENT loss this week...and I know you'll get back to those regular workouts soon! :)

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  6. You guys are all so great!!!

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  7. it IS such a hectic time of year huh? and you did do great with the exercise.
    you did NEAT (Nonexercise Activity Thermogenesis :))!

    last night? were you able to squeeze in a video?

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