Monday, June 28, 2010

Green Monster Sunday and IntenSati Challenge…

Hey loves!!!! TGI Monday!!!!!! I am allowed to say that since I am home lol….

Did you guys have a fun weekend? Mine was pretty relaxing…it consisted of working out, volunteering, and a lot of studying!

Saturday I woke up at 6 AM and did my Crunch Pilates DVD before heading to the Pantry. For breakfast I had a Green Monster with Spinach, Blueberries, LMM, FF Milk, and Splenda

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I volunteered until 2ish and by the time I got home I was starving…I dove into this Trader Joe’s Salad…

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I also had some of this pie…

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Okay Confession time… I ate this WHOLE pie through out the day!!! It was just so good and refreshing…I had no willpower lol

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For din din I had a black bean burger again but this time I used Nature’s Pride 100% Country White Buns…

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These buns and black bean burgers are going to get me through the summer!

I snacked on Wasabi Peas later in the evening…these things are addictive!

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Sunday Morning, I woke up and did 40 minutes of Jillian’s Boost Your Metabolism but I had to modify some of the moves because my leg was killing me and I also did some upper body strength training with lower weights and high reps (about 32 reps)

I decided to do a little detox ayer since I ate that pie and felt guilty like crap…

For Breakfast I had a Green Monster with Blueberries, Spinach, FF Milk, LMM, and Splenda

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For Lunch I had one with Spinach, Banana, Peanut Butter, LMM, FF Milk, and Splenda

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For din din I made another one but this time instead of using Milk, I used Zico Passion Fruit Coconut Water with Blueberries, Spinach, LMM, and Splenda

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I was so proud of myself for sticking to the Green Monsters…has anyone ever done a week of just Green Monsters??? or maybe 2 Green Monsters a day???

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This morning I did Level 2 of Jillian’s 30 Day Shred and Namaste Yoga…

For Breakfast I had Oikos Honey Yogurt with a Chocolate and Banana Protein Muffin, PB, and my usual Cafe Con Leche…

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For Lunch I just had another Green Monster with Blueberries, Spinach, FF Milk, Coconut Water, Splenda…

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I was Accepted!!!! I am so happy! last week I sent an email to IntenSati to participate in their Rise and Shine Warrior Challenge…and I was ACCEPTED!

Here is the challenge. For the month of July, you commit to 4 intenSati workouts a week... 2 of them MUST be 6:30am classes, no matter what and 2 other sati classes you want--a total of 4 per week. CoreSati only counts as 1/2 a class.

I am really excited about this…I needed something new to take my mind off of not running…

Speaking of running, I am going to a seminar mañana at Lululemon about running! “The Total Runner Series: Know before you go”. This should be interesting =)

Ohhh and on Wednesday Evening I might check out a Yoga class in the park…And Thursday morning I will participate in a conference call for the River Fund…they want me to join the PR Team…and Friday Morning will be my first IntenSati class! this is going to be a fabulous WEEK and it concludes with a bloggie meet up with Tiffany and Mo on Saturday!!!!!

Have a great day loves!

Namaste…

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26 comments :

  1. MMM that pie does look good. I would have ate the whole thing too! You do have willpower!! You drank green monsters the next day! That is very impressive to me! Can't wait for intensati!!!!!!

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  2. GIRL you be the GREEN MONSTA QUEEEN! love it!! that pie looks freaking good!

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  3. Yay! I'm so glad you got in- and I bought some wasabi peas after I got home from my trip!

    You are a green monster princess- go you!

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  4. Good luck in the intensati challenge!

    I think someone would die if they only ate green monsters for a week. That would only be about 600-800 calories a day right? Not a good idea.

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  5. if only i was that excited about mondays!!! wtf! i'm glad your keeping busy, it's much better then i am sitting in front of the computer just trying to figure out why these other scientists suck at life. :-).. what is this acceptance thingy??? i don't speak uber fitness.. lol.

    ps: joseph and i picked up fireworks and he was very excited, reminiscing about the last time he did it was when he was little with you guys at your house. ::tear::

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  6. I think I need a GM detox day...maybe that will make my tummy happier, because the McDonald's I ingested surely did not!!

    Jen
    http://jenslosinit.blogspot.com/

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  7. congrats!! thats so exciting! i think you will have the best time!

    you have been a green monster QUEEN!!! wowza...I had a smoothie today that was delicious just what I needed in this heat!!

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  8. Babe. I've had that pie. That pie is dangerous. I commend you for not buying too. That takes willpower.

    Three green monsters! You are crazy!

    Intensati sounds awesome. Let me know how it goes!

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  9. That pie looked delishhh!!!! And I hear rhubarb helps with menopause!!! Not that your are QUITE there yet! haha
    And coconut water is soooo good in smoothies!!! Sweetens it in a more healthy way!!!
    And I really really need to try a green monster..... the spinach in it scares me though...

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  10. Congrats on being accepted into that challenge, that sounds pretty freaking awesome!

    I could never go a whole day with just GM's.. that takes some serious willpower! I need to crunch!

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  11. Disregard my email question about the challenge!! That is so cool and will totally get your mind off running and motivated. A challenge for sure! Wow a TON of GM's! Way to go on the veggies girl!

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  12. Hmm maybe a crazy thought, but when does a green monster become something else. Surely at least being well, "green" must be the minimum requirement?

    Given im the only male partcipant on these comments, I feel that was quite an intelligent, lucid and valuable observation, before you shoot me down, and say shut-up. LOL!

    And yes what you eat still terrifies me, ALOT. :)

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  13. Congrats on being chosen to do the challenge! i have never heard of this before but it sounds like something that you would LOVE (and I would too, accept for those 6:30 classes).

    I never have green monsters more than once a day, but hey, I love that you do! I think that may be a great way to lose weight actually, as long as you include some fat in those smoothies and have some whole grains on the side ;)

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  14. Congrats to you!! That's so awesome!!

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  15. Sounds like a fun week, what is the river fund and what is that about?? very cool. go YOU! ;)

    as you know I am very free, so I hope we can make some plans, although I know I suck at them so let me know

    Jen

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  16. Your green monsters look tasty. Can you imagine that I haven't even tried one yet? I going to use you as inspiration and make one soon.

    Congratulations on intensati! You are seriously committed to working out so I know you'll be awesome!

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  17. Damn Diva you are working it! I am so proud of you. Look at your schedule filling up!
    and that pie looks good... next time you feel an urge to eat a whole pie you can call me that way you wont eat the whole pie... i will eat some too lmao.
    jk
    cant wait till saturday... is it wrong that i totally envision us running through the sprinklers at washington sq park???

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  18. rhubarb pie!? TOTALLY worth the splurgskies :)

    you're gonna have such an awesome time doing the intensati challenge :) can't wait to hear all about it!!!

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  19. So excited that you got accepted into the Intensati challenge! It sounds like you applied just before the cut off.

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  20. That pie does look good! I love the strawberry rhubarb flavor combo. Green monsters for a week, that'd be crazy! But probably a great cleanse for the body.

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  21. Dang lady! You've got a lot going on! Firstly, congrats on being accepted! I think that will definitely help ease out of running and hopefully keep you loving your workouts! As for the blogger meet-up, I'm jealous! I think I'm the only person you haven't met ;) And I'd sure like to make that happen some day! :) Enjoy your busy week and those GM's :)

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  22. CONGRATS ON YOUR ACCEPTANCE :) yayy :)

    all of your smoothies look so good. I need to get some frozen fruit to kill the craving I have now. haha

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  23. Congrats on getting accepted to do that challenge---it sounds like super fun and will be something different!! I can't wait to hear more about how it goes. And Lululemon tomorrow, details needed as well!

    Your gm's are so pretty :)You must bring me a GM on Saturday, just sayin......

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  24. That sounds like something I would do. Take down a pie in a day! My will power is not so powerful either!

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  25. That sounds like something I would do. Take down a pie in a day! My will power is not so powerful either!

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  26. That pie does look insulin worthy! :D

    I think I am the last food blogger on the planet who hasn't tried a green monster yet - maybe soon? :D

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