Semi-Wordless Wednesday

Hi everyone! I missed my nightly blogging, so today’s post is a quick one with a few pix of what’s been going on. I’ll be back tomorrow with a more meaty update for ya! If you want to see these fascinating photos of cats and food LIVE, follow me on instagram @lyssacurran !

This week has been crazy - Diet to Go is truly a DIET TO GO as I ate my smoked chicken sandwich enroute to an offsite meeting! Don't worry, I was parked when I took this pic!

This week has been crazy – Diet to Go is truly a DIET TO GO as I ate my smoked chicken sandwich enroute to an offsite meeting! Don’t worry, I was parked when I took this pic!

Oliver is getting bigger every day! Here he is sitting in my "Recycle" basket.

Oliver is getting bigger every day! Here he is sitting in my “Recycle” basket.

I'm not usually a veggies for breakfast type of person, but this egg and mushroom omelet with brussels sprouts was off the hook. NOM NOM. Yay for Diet to Go!

I’m not usually a veggies for breakfast type of person, but this egg and mushroom omelet with brussels sprouts was off the hook. NOM NOM. Yay for Diet to Go!

PROGRESS! Oliver and Lucia decided warmth was more important than pride, and decided to snuggle up together in bed.

PROGRESS! Oliver and Lucia decided warmth was more important than pride, and decided to snuggle up together in bed.

 

 

 

 

Weekly Weigh In #…I forgot

Hello Bloggies! Happy Friday to you – It’s a super special Friday to me because I work one day next week and then I’m off to Chicago and Minnesota to visit family and see my cousin get married! Exciting! I’ve been lacking on the weekly weigh-in posts – sorry – but believe me, I have been checking in with the scale every Saturday.

Happily this week I’m down another .8 of a pound… making my grand total 5.8 pounds since starting the weight tracking on this blog.

 

I should probably be more angry that I haven’t lost more, but when I consider my hectic life the past few months, I’m grateful I’m DOWN and not up! 5.8 pounds is a nice chunk of chunky, and I can feel it in my jeans. To be completely honest too, the last time I tracked was… *hangs head in shame* weeks ago. So with all that said, continuing to lose is a small victory for me and I’ve accepted that this particular journey will be long, but that small tweaks ultimately lead to big change over time.

I’ll be challenged many, many times on my upcoming vacation – with Wisconsin’s deep fried cheese curds, Chicago’s Italian Beef, Deep Dish Pizza and wedding cake – but I know that a few slip-ups on a vacation hardly make a downward spiral, or even more important, I don’t need to LET it turn into a downward spiral.

Things will probably be quiet around here next week – I’ll try to check in at least once, but if I don’t, please know that I’m enjoying a few days off work and school and spending time with my awesome family. I hope you have a great week!