1. I have been slacking in the posing practice part– I haven’t been wearing my heels around the house to “get comfortable” walking in them either. That may bite me in the booty later. Goal for the next three weeks is to step up my game and practice, practice, practice!
2. Picking up from last week, I tried to stay around the 1,850 calorie/day diet. I just felt tired. I took a nap EVERY day. By Thursday, it was time to work night shift, and I was a SNAIL. I was moving so sluggishly and falling asleep charting at the computer at 10 pm — only 3 hours into my 12 hour shift. I ended up eating a sticky cinnamon bun topped with candied pecans that was part of a baked good gift basket a patients’ family had brought in. It was the calories and carbohydrates my body needed— I felt rejuvenated and the rest of the shift was a breeze. YES, if I had a healthier, competition prep friendly carbohydrate (like oatmeal) I would have eaten that, but I was stuck at work with just the protein high food I brought.
I’m telling this story because I am not trying to hide the fact that I am human. Continue reading