Monday, November 9, 2009

I Rather...

I rather be late to work than skip a morning workout lol. Last night I fell asleep pretty late which for me is around 10:30ish...I was up watching the Kardashian Wedding (don't judge) so this morning I was in no mood to wake up at 6:15. I hit snooze so many times that before I knew it, it was already 7:30. A normal person would just get ready and come to work but see I am not normal so instead I decided to workout and just be 30 minutes late for work lol.

Ayer was a great day so great that I did nothing but lay on my couch and catch up with my dvr. I love when my apt feels so cozy and the sun is coming in but not so much that is gives me a migraine.

"make it work"


Are you one of those people whom has a nagging voice if you don't workout? I am. I wanted to keep it easy since my body was sore from the Factor Five workout which by the way shocked me. I did this workout on Saturday morning and it only consisted of 3 moves...Bent-Over Row, Dumbbell Side Dips, and Dead Lift but it really made my obliques and the back of my thighs very sore...even today they still hurt (and I love it).

Anyways, ayer I kept it easy and worked out with my EA Active. I created two workouts, the first was just light cardio and the second one was upper body, I burned 235 calories in 45 minutes.

This is my EA Active Avatar...I always wear sunglasses outdoors so it only seemed right that she does too lol




Ayer for din-din I wanted to keep it light so I had Amy's Shepherds Pie. This is the first time I tried this product, actually this is the first time I ever had a Shepherds Pie and I liked it for the most part. Granted I had nothing to compare it too but I enjoyed it, my fave part was the Mashed Potatoes.

I wanted to have "cookie dough" for dessert but I finished my LMM (GASP)...I hope my new container makes it here before the end of the week ((((sad panda))))

Since I had no LMM, I decided to make another "soft serve" this time I used a Banana, PB, and Splenda...I mixed everything together and tossed it in the freezer for about 30 minutes.

I was still feeling snacky so I had an Alfajor while I watched the Kardashian Wedding (again, don't judge)


This morning I did Turbo Jam Cardio Party and burned 408 Calories in 45 minutes.

For Breakfast I had a Mini Frittata and a Gala Apple with PB and my usual coffee


BTW can I just say that I am loving this weather! It is November and I didn't have to wear a jacket today! wooohoooo

Have a great day!!!!

Namaste...

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19 comments :

  1. What is this EA Active thing? I'm confused! Is it like Wii Fit?? It looks awesome!

    Oh, and the snooze button is my best friend, by far :)

    The Amy's pot pie looks fantastic. And yes, this weather is amazing!!

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  2. Headaches are the worst! I get them a lot too :-(

    I've definitely chosen my workouts over work a few times too hehe

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  3. I think it's hilarious that you would rather be late for work, but good for you!! I would use that as an excuse not to work out!

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  4. Gina, EA active is similar to Wii Fit...it has cardio and strength and I love that you can you build your own fluid workout or pick from the premade workouts.

    ENR, Workouts trump Work in my book ha

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  5. You make me want these workout video games more and more each day! Oh I so wish I could be late for work and exercise instead. Too bad human resources sits right behind me!

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  6. LOVE the photo of the light coming into your apartment...sorry about the migraine though :( How's your back injury?

    I LOOOOOVE Amy's meals :)

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  7. Missy, I love adding these workouts to my rotation...it keeps it interesting...you are more than welcomed to come try it out =)

    Ellie, Oh I did not have a migraine lol... I was just saying that I hate it when it is too bright (because it leads to one) =). My back is still sore but not painful. I think it has something to do with my bed though because I feel it mostly when I an turning in bed. I should flip it over.

    What other Amy's Products have you tried??? I am looking for suggestions

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  8. i'm jealous of your no jacket wearing-it's jacket on weather here!

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  9. I wish i could have stayed at home with you too! I hate when I miss my wokrout due to oversleeping.

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  10. I'm late to most things, but not because of workouts! I have pushed back chores though for a good workout.

    Love all the eats so far. Oh breakfast!

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  11. Our weather has been awesome too! I would also be late for work for a workout, haha.

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  12. The video game active thing looks interesting...tell me more?

    And Amy's shepard pie is not bad. I'm a big fan of shepard pie though...and apples and peanut butter (or pretty much anything with pb!)

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  13. You freakin' crack me up! Late for work so you can workout ... that's dedication!!

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  14. HAHA I would rather workout than go to work!

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  15. It is beautiful weather!! I love love it!

    I have been racking my brain all day with papers!

    Can you please email me your frittata recipe!!??? =)

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  16. I don't have a recipe...I found various ones on allrecipe.com and just made my own combo...it's pretty easy... I cook the veggies in various spices and then mix them with a dozen egg whites, milk, cheese, (and cooked bacon if you want) Toss them in muffin pan and cook for about 30 minutes on 400.

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  17. Yes, the weather is glorious today!

    Of course I hear a little nagging in my head if I don't workout. ;)

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  18. Silly Question.. what is LLM??

    that EA active thing looks fun :D

    I cant hit snooze. If im not early for wherever I have to be, i go crazy.. Im an on-time-freak! haha

    though weekends, I can sleep all afternoon!

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  19. Haha the workout thing is TOTALLY something I would do. Gotta get my exercise in above all else otherwise I am a misery to be around for the rest of the day.

    I love Amy's food. The shepherd's pie is great!

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