I finally went back to the gym today. The last time I was there was 3 weeks ago! Hunter and Hayley were home for a week until their summer program started and I had no one to babysit. Then I spent a week getting everything ready for my Paris trip and ultimately it was off to Paris!
Even though I wasn’t exercising as much, I was running around a lot. While in Paris I enjoyed wonderful food each day, but there was a tremendous amount of walking so I felt I was walking off whatever I had indulged in.
Once I got home, I immediately started to watch what I was eating for the most part (yes I had a nice slice of Hunter’s birthday cake). I knew I had to get back to the gym, but on Sunday I started thinking about all I needed to do and was leaning towards waiting another week. Thanks to my trainer, she emailed me yesterday saying she set me up for an appointment this morning at 9:30. I am glad she took the initiative. I knew then that I needed to go or I risked not going back at all.
Glad I went, worked out on the machines for 30 minutes and felt good about it. I am now looking forward to going again on Thursday. I also wanted to get weighed today so I would keep myself accountable. Guess what? I didn’t gain any weight at all!!!! I was so excited to actually see what I thought to be true. Now it is just picking up where I left off and am really looking forward to continuing my weight loss journey.
Now, what to do about Hayley’s birthday cake on Saturday…………………………..