Thursday, January 17, 2013


If you read last night's post, you know that I closed the post feeling hungry.  I went to bed hungry and woke up hungry.  I hate when that happens.  Today began on a great note, even though I had some crazy sleep last night - was awake until 3am this morning rolling around trying to get comfortable and just to turn off my mind.  The moment I heard hubby pull into the driveway from work, I instantly started getting sleepy and I'm pretty sure I was almost asleep when he came inside.  I woke up at 8 am, which is later than I would have liked, but oh well - 5 hours of sleep will have to do yet again. 

Breakfast was good.  I ended up feeling stuffed before I got to the dried blueberries, so I didn't eat them for breakfast.  I thought I'd save them for a yogurt snack later.
Lunch was so good.  I had never made stuffed peppers before, but since they were such a hit here, I'll be making them again. 
1 pound of lean ground beef, 1/4 of an onion, 1 clove of garlic, salt & pepper to taste, mixed with 1 cup of cooked rice and 1 small can of tomato sauce.  YUM!
I usually sprinkle my sweet potatoes with sea salt and chili powder, today, I tried Mrs. Dash's Chipotle seasoning and sea salt.  Soooo good!


It's 2pm right now and I've had 64 ounces of water so far and I got in a 20 minute strength training session this morning with the kettle bell.   I'm hoping to take a walk later before church and I know that I'll easily drink one more jug (32 oz) of water before bed.  This post will sit in draft until I've finished my last bite of the day.  :)  But for now, it's time to get back to the Assyrian Empire.

I'm back to finish up.  Boy, I got a sweet tooth this evening!  Here was the rest of my day:

A delicious 153 calorie smoothie that I'm calling a "Sunrise Smoothie".

Dinner.  Remember my trick - small salad plates tricks my mind.  I tasted the turkey meatballs and yuck!  I didn't have those. 
Peter Pan Whipped 1/3 less sugar peanut butter & graham.  Mmm!
My "Almost Strawberry Cheesecake Bites" always hits the spot when I have a hankering for something sweet.

 I'm finishing up the day with 12 glasses of water and 1254 calories all together.  Not a bad day at all.
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Jill said...

You're making me hungry! Good job!

Gone Country said...

I love stuffed green peppers! They always remind me of my grandmother.. she made the best! Hmmm, I have some leftover rice, maybe I'll have to try my hand at making them.

Good job on the water. I forget to drink anything half the time even though I know I need to.

Debbie said...

awesome marissa!!

Ellie said...

You are doing well with your healthy eating. Everything looks delicious too!! Keep at it :)

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