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Mmmmm shells and cheese we meet again!

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Today I ate light all day. Special K bars for breakfast, turkey sandwich at lunch, lots and lots of water. My only splurge was my morning Redbull. Yes, I know energy drinks are terrible for me, but I work 50 hour weeks and 10 hour days and I hate hate hate coffee. :)
Then after work I went to Urban Active to workout on the elliptical. I went to the movie theater room which was really cool. Not only do I get to be in the dark where no one can see my body parts jiggling, but I also stayed on the elliptical longer than I normally would have because I wanted to see what would happen next in the movie!!
I was driving home from the gym and was absolutely ravished!! Sooooooo starving!! I remembered we have a box of Velveeta shells and cheese in the cupboard that I have been avoiding like the plague since I started watching what I eat because of the high calories and carbs. But is sounded DELICIOUS after a long workout! So I made it when I got home and shared with the boyfriend. The good news is that I used my measuring cup and actually measured out one serving. I entered all my nutrition info for the day and I did go over in carbs a bit unfortunately, but I stayed within my calorie goals! Woot! So glad I used the measuring cup-I usually just fill my plate and eat it all and then feel like absolute crap afterward. This time I was satisfied without being full. Now I just need to run around the house a bit during commercials of shows tonight to burn off a few more of those shells!
Have a good night everyone!!

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    love it girlie, way to work with your goals, but have room to enjoy shells and chee. love the idea of the cardio theatre, way awesome! keep sparking your life! and love the ghosty background!!
    4010 days ago
  • VAMPS351
    Congratulations on keeping within most of your limits, i dont think a few extra carbs is too much of a problem.
    I think you did great.
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    4012 days ago
  • no profile photo LOSE4LIFE10
    I love mac n cheese too :)
    4013 days ago
    Hey Pixie!...Do I ever know where you are coming from!...I ,too,love,love ,love mac. and cheese! I avoid it most of the time,but,every couple of weeks I give in!...I really admire you for measuring your serving. I still tend to eat way too much of it. It sounds to me as if you have your head on straight and I just know that you are going to reach your goals!
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    4013 days ago
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