I woke up Friday with all intention to go to work and have a great Friday. Great meaning as good as I could make a 10 hour work day! I started driving to work and soon after my temperature gauge on my car was on HOT HOT HOT and ding ding, the light came on. So I pulled over praying that I wouldn’t see smoke from the hood of my car!
So I went back home and immediately took my car to the shop. I waited pretty much all afternoon for it, and 500 dollars later my leaking water pump was fixed, boo! Thank God it’s Friday or I might have gone crazy. We also got some other not so fun news 😦 You know the saying, when it rains it storms, well that’s what it’s been like at the Puckett household.
I don’t mean to be a Debbie Downer because I know there are worse things that happen, like the Boston Marathon, that still has my heart aching. I was glued to the TV all day yesterday! I know things happen, not always when we want them to, so I try to be thankful for what I have. Prayers still go out to Boston!
On to a happy note, I had an awesome lunch! This was my packed lunch for work so I just unpacked everything and ate it on a normal plate instead of out of a container.
Am I a fan of HUGE salads or what!? Sorry this looks like all the other salads I’ve had all week, but they are so darn good, and I am officially out of goat cheese.
I also used the leftover tuna from yesterday to make a tuna patty. Ketchup please!
Tuna Patty: (makes one)
- 1/2 can tuna
- 2 tbsp almond flour
- 1 egg white
- salt and pepper
- garlic seasoning
- Any other seasoning you like
- Form into a patty, Cook on stove top in Grapeseed oil or coconut oil on each side for about 3-4 minutes.
Do you ever have those days when you pretty much live in your kitchen. That was me on Friday!
Snacks for the day:
- Pecans, they are my favorite, other than cashews and almonds.
- Peanut butter protein balls
- Kind Bar- Dark Chocolate Sea Salt + Protein
And this little guy thinks he can just do whatever he wants around here….NO doggies allowed on the couch. He’s so cute though.
The Box’s First Official WOD ‘n’ Wine:
The Crossfit evening class was girl’s only! This was our workout:
I used 65 lbs for the Push Press and it was exhausting! This was the longest 12 minutes ever! The goal was to get 3-5 rounds in 5 minutes and I got 3 rounds plus 5 Push Press, so almost 4 rounds, so I hit the target, and all the other girls did too!
WOD: Boy was it brutal!
Then the FOOD & WINE…
There was meatballs, veggie trays, chips and salsa, fruit, and dips galore!
I made the fruit salsa AGAIN, this time with added kiwi. it was the bomb! You will also see paleo dark chocolate bark, with BACON. Who would have thought, bacon….
The girls…We were ready to dig into some food and wine (or beer).
How was your weekend?