So, my parents-in-law are here. I love them. But when they’re here, the doughnut quotient in my house increases to the 7,893th power. Pop enjoys an early trip to Dunkin to fetch all our morning coffees, and he also brings enough doughnuts home to power Boston. Or something. Normally I’ll eat an unglazed cake doughnut.… Continue reading 76
More busy-ness today: Writer-in-Residence fun: and Brian’s birthday fun. I suppose I’ll have a few more days of non-cheating goodness before the quest is over in 2 weeks; however, today was NOT one of them. Breakfast: [7:30] coffee + almond milk Breakfast #2: [10:00] at the OffCenter Grill with Maggie: one scrambled egg + 2… Continue reading 75
So, my life is crazy right now. We’re hosting our Writer-in-Residence, the lovely and wonderful Maggie Koerth-Baker, science editor at BoingBoing. I’m very much enjoying myself, she is brilliant and wonderful and you should buy and read her book, but the hob-knobbing means erratic eating and some libation-having. Additionally, my parents-in-law are in town for… Continue reading 74, nearly a day late.
Breakfast: [7:30] one banana coffee + almond milk Snack: [10:00] carrot Larabar Lunch: [12:30] two small apples w almond butter, raisins, and chopped pecans one hard boiled egg Snack: [4:30] one egg scrambled w mushrooms and spinach and two links of turkey sausage [Ate this and watched a little bit of Dr. Oz. That guy’s… Continue reading 73
I suppose I started counting 72 days ago because it felt natural to keep track; the quest indeed ends after 90 days — there’s a nice beginning and ending there that I can mark. As teacher, I truly value that which can be measured by beginnings and endings. It’s why I like CrossFit. We start… Continue reading 72
Have I mentioned lately how much I adore CrossFit? I looooove it. ❤ ❤ ❤ So, Brian’s first birthday present (for his birthday week) was his FIRST CROSSFIT SESSION. Now, I have written here before about my ability to talk people into running with me. And I have talked a few friends into trying CrossFit… Continue reading seventy-one
Ten weeks. Breakfast: [8:30] coffee + milk I didn’t eat anything because I was having my body mass measured by the Bod Pod at 10:30. The instructions were to not eat an hour before the test, but I figured I’d be extra careful and wait until after the test to eat at all. Lunch/Snack: [11:30]… Continue reading 70.