Thursday, March 12, 2009

Day 128 (Thursday 3/12)

Happy Thursday everyone! I can’t believe tomorrow is Friday already…time seems to just fly anymore!

I got up and made it to the gym again this morning! I piddled around the house too long though and only got in a 20 minute run, but that has to be better than nothing, right?!?!

Breakfast this morning was an oldie, but a goodie! I don’t think I will ever get sick of eating oatmeal in the mornings! I had oatmeal with 1/4 c blueberries and a sliced apple for 3 points. DSC02034

Mid morning I had a vanilla ww yogurt with 1/4 c grape nuts for 2 points.DSC02035

I went home for lunch today hoping to have a quick bite to eat and see DH for a a little while (he had the day off). But the poor guy was cashed out on the couch. I think his cold is really getting to him. I am praying that I don’t get it. I decided it will be better for me to eat my “heavier” meal for lunch rather than supper. So I had a BIG lunch including a bacon chicken ranch wrap, 1/2 c low fat cottage cheese, and a sliced cucumber with ff ranch for 10 points. DSC02036

Late afternoon I planned to have a Clif bar because I (along with other two other co-workers) was hosting a baby shower for a good friend/co-worker right after work. So I thought the Clif bar (4 points) would help fill me up and not want the cake or punch we were serving at the shower. And it worked like a charm! I was ok until after 7pm when I got home from the shower! Oh and I liked this flavor. This was the first one I’ve had and it wasn’t too bad. But after reading Kari’s comment today on my post from yesterday post I checked out the sugar content and there was 44 grams! Ouch! But was very filling and had 10 grams of protein. So I think I might have to have once in a while. Plus they aren’t too cheap….so we’ll see!DSC02037

Since my Clif bar held me over till supper and that it was 4 points I wanted a light supper. So I had cooked broccoli with cheese, sliced strawberries, and a ham turkey & cheese wrap for 5 points. I ate later (after 8pm) than I wanted to. Something else I want to try is eat light suppers earlier in the evening. DSC02044

I am so excited tomorrow is Friday!! It’s jeans day at work and DH has the weekend off (rarely happens since he runs a restaurant). The bad part is that I have to go to the dentist again. But gotta get it outta the way! So now is as good as time as any!


POINTS = 24/23

WATER = 154 oz

EXERCISE = 20 min run

Oh and don’t forget to check out Bobbi’s MixMyGranola giveaway!


Laura said...

I love a lot of the Clif bars, but they are pretty high in calories for a snack. I know some people will just eat half, but I have a hard time stopping once I start. :)

I am so excited for the weekend!

Kari said...

Yup. Loaded with protein which is a great thing but the loaded with sugar is definitely not a great thing.
Just out of curiousity because I look at your food pics every day and I just started you and the husband eat dinners together? Does he eat what you eat?
Gotta say I love being a nanny and not having any dress code! lol.

spunkysuzi said...

Love your food today :) As far as clif bars i liked them but they did set off sugar cravings!

Sharon said...

Love your wraps! I have never had a clif bar before. I only resort to bars when I have final/midterms and don't have time to eat. So, I'm not too sure about Clif bars and all.

Melissa said...

Your doing great!!! :)

Dancing Sweet Pea said...

Enjoy your weekend with your hubby!

Kelly said...

I haven't gotten in to any bars but Fiber 1. Maybe I'll expand my palate and try something new.

What tortillas do you use for your wraps?

Anonymous said...

Love the Clif bar!! I tried a few when I was home at Christmas. What's your fav flavour??

Do you have any more wedding photos online other than the one on your blog page. I would love to see some! I have wedding on the brain! hehe!


Cammy said...

I *love* the Brownie Clif Bar! But they are VERY filling. I have them as a meal replacement, and then tack on another small meal or a "heavy" snack later. :)

Have a great weekend!

(Pssst! My feedburner thingie isn't working, but I wanted to let you know I'm having a cookbook giveaway. Yes, ME!) TippyToeDiet

Sandy said...

You always make me so hungry, lol. It's you pictures... what I wouldn't give for a plate of broccoli with cheese, lol.

Hope you have a great weekend!

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