Thursday, March 22, 2012

Weekly Wednesday Weigh-In: Starting Week 15

 

Wednesday's are coming so quickly now, I'm sorry I'm not posting on anything else, but besides trying to lose weight, not much else is going on.

I was lazy this past week (again) and haven't really gone to the gym or worked out until last night. Which is why I didn't get around to posting, but I count Wednesday's as part of the new week, so I'm already starting off at a good note! Still, I didn't lose any weight, just maintained. I am shooting to lose 1 pound a week from this point on, time to get back on track!

1. Reiterate my goal and where I stand in reference to this goal. (BMI info from this website)

Starting weight: 145        
Last Week's Weight: 136
Current Weight: 135 (-10 lbs total, 10 lbs to goal!!!)   
Goal Weight : 125       

Starting BMI: 26.5
Last Week's BMI: 24.1
Current BMI: 23.9 (In the normal range!!)
Goal BMI: 18.5-24.9 or exactly 22.1 for goal weight

2. Discuss what I am going to do to achieve my goals.

Progress on last week's activities:

1. Get to the gym and walk/run on the treadmill or go for a hike: Fail
2. Continue with no soda or beer: It was St. Patrick's Day, I'm part Irish and I'm from Chicago, does it suffice to say that I drank? Anybody out there heard of Unofficial? If you know what I'm talking about, you're cool in my book.
3. Go to yoga class: Fail
4. Continue with My Fit.ness Pal app: Fail
5. Limit eating out this week to one time/one meal: um......oops...
 
Activities for this coming week: (the more activities I attempt, the more I am likely to achieve)

1. Get to the gym and walk/run on the treadmill or go for a hike
2. Continue with no soda or beer
3. Go to yoga class
4. Continue with My Fit.ness Pal app
5. Limit eating out this week to one time/one meal

3. Post a (reasonably healthy) recipe that I've tried, a cooking tip, a new idea for working out for people to try, a photo update of my weight loss, or anything else I feel like sharing. 
 
Ok, so the organic food delivery from this week included bok choy and kumquats, so I'm thinking that sometime soon I will make chicken stirfry with vegetables including bok choy and also adding the kumquats. However, there are a lot of kumquats, what do I do with all the kumquats?

Side note: The more you say/type kumquats, the less it sounds like a word. And, seriously?! who came up with that name, kumquats...what is that? it's not a real word!

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7 comments:

  1. Unofficial: Yes! I lived in Champaign from 2005-2009. Do we have that in common too?

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  2. I have never eaten a kumquat...let me know how they are. Good job maintaining!

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  3. Nice job!!!! Half way there!!!

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  4. That anonymous comment was me btw...stupid blogger

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  5. Ha, my husband's babies are his citrus trees (like 15 or so!), we have kumquat growing in our house. we don't get many but we just eat them as they are I think. On other citrus fruits we do marmalade, jelly or lemon pie.

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  6. Dude, I've said it once, I'll say it again, maintaining is better than gaining! Way to stick with it!!

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