Monday, October 21, 2013

Whole30: Day 8!

Moving right along...

Today, I had to be at work for 7 am. Meaning i would need something i could grab & go for breakfast (I wake up as late as possible when i have to be at work that early!). Brad had boiled us some eggs the night before, i grabbed 2 of those, a banana, and stuff for lunch and afternoon snack & headed out.

Trouble is, i just did NOT want the eggs. So i ate the banana. By 10 am i was SUFFERING. I had the WORST headache, and i know it's because i hadn't eaten enough. And no protein. Just a banana. (Which is like the highest sugar fruit! Ugh!) Anyway, i took an excedrin and had some almonds, and then later finally got to go to lunch where i had hamburger (no bun) & steamed veggies (cauliflower, broccoli, squash, zucchini & carrots). It was DELISH! My head still throbbed until after i got home around 7pm. Geez. On my way home from work, i had an apple. And for dinner, i had eggs and a plum.

That's it! And lots of water!

I am so excited & happy it's day 8! Woohoo! We've got this! ;)

By the way... just so you know, I will not be weighing for this entire month. Whole30 asks that you not weigh & really, I want to follow their rules exactly! I will say that my husband did weigh on Saturday, after 5 1/2 days of the program and had lost EIGHT POUNDS! What the heck!? I said, "I'm definitely not weighing now! I probably lost two and i would be so mad at you!" Haha. MEN!

Y'all have a great week!

5 comments:

  1. One of my favorite easy on the go breakfasts is quiche cups. You make crustless quiche in a muffin pan. You can add whatever veggies and breakfast meats you like, bake at night, pop in the fridge and you have a quick breakfast all week. Serve it with a salad for lunch.

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  2. Oh, quiche cups sound yummy! Anyway, yes isn't it so annoying how men can drop weight just like that and we struggle. Ugh! How are your clothes fitting? That's always a good indicator. Regardless, you're doing a wonderful thing for your health and hopefully, for your fertility. I'm so proud of you for making it a whole 8 days (and beyond, as I know you will!)

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  3. Can you eat Smuckers peanut butter? That would be a quick way to add protein when grabbing something like a banana.

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  4. Another fabulous day! Way to go!

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  5. I love reading each day for a couple reasons:

    1. It motivates me.
    2. I love seeing you have one more successful day. I'm happy for you.
    3. I love seeing what you eat because then I realize things I can make and eat too.

    Katie really inspired me too but I love reading your days because I feel like I'm more like you where I STRUGGLE with eating right, instead of like her who seems to just "get it" and its all great and done. lol

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