Yet I am still not losing weight. Is my scale stuck? Are my muscles bigger? I have been talking to two trainers, one that I am working out with, Alex and another that is vegan so she kind of gets my eating woes. Alex wants me to eat more protein, the vegan trainer thinks I might just have to eat more in general. I fell off the myfitnesspal wagon quickly. It just drives me crazy I eat too many veggies to sit there and add it all in there. Myfitnesspal is designed more for people that eat processed food, its so much easier to just scan everything, but my bell pepper doesn’t have a barcode. First world problems I suppose.
I’m not letting it bug me… much. I mean I am not going to say I don’t want to see results, but I’m not quitting either. I feel like I am still seeing small changes in my body, but nothing huge.
If there are any signs of my weight loss it is that so many of my workout pants don’t stay up when I run anymore. It is kind of becoming expensive, and a pain to plan my outfits. I have to make sure I wear the proper outfit for the workout that I am doing that day. On one hand I get to keep up with all the spring/summer neon that is happening right now like with these Adidas pants that I just got but it is also killing my bank account. Does anyone want to teach me how to sew in a drawstring to the inside of my pants?
My food obsession of the moment right now is salads with carrot ginger dressing. I am still trying to figure out the perfect recipe which is slowed by me not measuring or writing anything down lol. But it’s super easy! I make it in my Ninja in like less than 5 minutes!
Basically it is
- 1.5 carrots
- about a 2-3 inch chunk of ginger
- spoonful of miso paste
- 1 tsp Olive oil or sesame oil
- 1 tbsp rice vinegar
And Last but certainly not least, I am registered to run in MuckFest MS in Baltimore on June 29th!
I did this last year and had a ton of fun! It is 5 miles with a ton of mud and crazy obstacles. But the best part about it is that is raises money to help find a cure for MS. If you have been a reader of my blog you would probably know that my mom has MS so this is definitely a cause close to my heart. If you would like to help me raise money to reach my $200 goal. All you have to do is click this link and it will put you on my personal page to donate!