flagchic's Journal, 28 January 2013

It's Monday and my day off, and one of my favorite days of the week! Hubby is at work, and I get to do whatever I want on Mondays. Days like this usually involve sleeping in a bit, long showers, face masks, my own fun work out, cooking/baking, and doing my nails. So here I am, with a coconut oil hair treatment setting in my hair and updating my journal, haha!

Yesterday was such a break through! We decided to do some shopping in Phoenix at a really awesome mall. I could barely believe it when I could stroll into any of the designer stores and fit in their clothes. I wasn't the largest size and I almost cried! At Banana Republic, I bought some size 14 shorts. At Anne Taylor, I fit into size 12 shirts and capris. At Nike, a size medium sweatshirt fit. I was in heaven! A year ago, I wouldn't have been able to shop at any of these places. They didn't carry my size 20 pants then. A change of 6-8 sizes is mind blowing, and I'm remotivated and proud!

I'm making some delicious "Skinny" enchiladas tonight. Here's the recipe, if anybody is interested: http://skinnymom.com/2012/05/11/skinny-sour-cream-enchiladas/. Hopefully they turn out great! Here's to hoping you're having a great Monday.

Diet Calendar Entries for 28 January 2013:
1287 kcal Fat: 52.02g | Prot: 85.79g | Carb: 157.77g.   Breakfast: Blueberries , Whole Grain Cheerios, Pure Almond Milk - Unsweetened Vanilla. Lunch: 100% Whole Wheat Bread, Baked Tortilla Chips, Guacamole, Bacon, Spinach , Light Mayo. Dinner: Taco Sauce, Skinny Chicken Enchiladas. Snacks/Other: Great Value Light Yogurt. more...
2273 kcal Activities & Exercise: Weight Training (moderate) - 15 minutes, Stretching (yoga) - 10 minutes, Resting - 15 hours and 35 minutes, Sleeping - 8 hours. more...
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Good for you, and you've got every right to be proud of yourself. Keep it up and those clothes will be way to big on you soon. 
28 Jan 13 by member: Sunkeeper
Sounds like a wonderful day!! Awesome about the shopping, congrats on all your hard work paying off in a big way!! 
28 Jan 13 by member: Bkeller1023
That must have been better than anything you could think of to eat, you've worked hard and it's paying off. I'm so happy for you.  
29 Jan 13 by member: Addie Aline
AWESOMENESS!! Keep it up, girl! Shopping for smaller clothes is at the same time frustrating and WONDERFUL! More wonderful, but frustrating when you know you'll be shrinking out of THOSE, too. (I'm a little cheap!) GREAT DAY!!  
29 Jan 13 by member: ZippyDani
That's such a great feeling isn't it? I had that problem too, a lot of places didn't even stock my sizes. I feel like I'm still adjusting, my size perception is warped now! I mean.. I keep checking my old sizes at shops just to compare to my new sizes, to remind me how well I've done and it's surreal. Do you do that? Seriously, next time you're clothes shopping just pick up a pair of 20 jeans and a pair of 12s and hold em next to each other :) 
31 Jan 13 by member: rwaller7483
Rich! I automatically pull the larger sizes because I still don't believe I'm any smaller. I feel like if I go automatically for the smaller size, I'll jinx myself or something. 
01 Feb 13 by member: flagchic
Fabulous my friend!  
01 Feb 13 by member: HCB

     
 

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