Friday, February 17, 2012

And all the king‘s horses...

I am hooked on eggs. They are officially my go to food. I eat two eggs a day  (I would eat more, but I am trying not to like, die) now for dinner, scrambled with either baked or refried beans, a little bit of cheese and some Maldon salt.  Om nom nom.  I figure it‘s just a matter of time until I start to sprout feathers.

I bought a pack of pasta in sauce yesterday, going to try cooking that up.I can cut it with a fork, and it‘s mush once I chew it... so I have decided it is aproppriate for the mushy stage. I read that people have trouble with pasta though ... I hope I‘m not one of them.

The doctor put 4 cc in my band during surgery, so I guess I should be a little restricted but so far I haven‘t had trouble with anything. Not even raw oatmeal, which I was pretty sure I was going to choke to death on.  That is something I like to have for lunch, a little bit of raw oatmeal mixed with my chocolate protein shake.I let  it sit for awhile now so the oatmeal gets soggy, and then I eat it. It looks like a human rights violation in a bowl, but it  tastes really good and it‘s so filling.

My skin is finally starting to get a little better... I think what is doing the trick for it is my Neutrogena Visibly Even moisturizer. Maybe my skin is just dried up from the new diet. I was never a big water drinker, but I used to eat a lot more food so my body would be getting some water from that. Now its getting so much less.

Although, I see people talking about how they are drinking 64 oz of water a day. How the heck do you do this? I am constantly...cooonstantly  sipping on my Crystal Light, and I get through 32 oz a day tops. And that‘s a lot for me, I sound like the river Thames when I walk around.  64 oz and I would probably drown. Especially since I cant gulp, I cant drink much with my food...  I dont know how this is done.

Oh and I‘ve decided that March 1 is my day to start exercising. And if nothing else, that‘s what my spa day will be rewarding me for. Taking the first step and exercising!  I am already warming up, getting up a little bit earlier every day and tryng to get to bed at a reasonable hour... and cutting down on TV. That way it won‘t be such a shock when I start.

Or that‘s what I‘m hoping anyway...

My weigh in day was supposed to be today, but I forgot about it this morning and I don‘t want to weigh myself mid day after eating and chugging CL all day. So tomorrow morning you will see the digits of this week‘s underwhelming weight loss!

Stay tuned. 

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