Monday, March 4, 2013

A weekend full of pre-birthday fun



This weekend was jam packed with food, family and of course...sweat.


Saturday

Woke up ready to crush my jump & drill workout in my new Lululemon inspired crops I picked up at TJ Maxx last week.
My workout Saturday morning was incredible. I felt strong the entire time and really pushed myself throughout. By the time I left I had burned 603 calories.



After the gym I had to quickly shower and get ready for a baby shower that my mom and I were attending.

 It was nice to catch up with family I haven't seen in awhile and see the mom-to-be open all of her gifts!

Saturday night Eddie took me out for an early birthday dinner to Seasons 52.
Can I just say I LOVE that restaurant!? Every dish is made of fresh, seasonal ingredients and all of them are under 475 calories.

For my entree I went with the vegetarian tasting platter which was a lot more food then I expected. On the dish: Cedar plank tofu with mango chutney, citrus quinoa, soft taco, butternut squash and a roasted pear.

Every bite was amazing, I recommend this dish to anyone!


Sunday

Hit the gym for arms & abs + kickboxing, ya know, the usual.
I wore my new Nike running tank to the gym that Eddie bought me Saturday night as an early birthday present [yes, he IS the best] and I actually received a lot of compliments. 

After the gym it was time for birthday brunch at the Garden City Hotel.

 I can't even tell you the amount of food we consumed, but all of it was delicious.

 and they ended the meal with a BANG

All in all a perfect, pre-birthday weekend full of too much food and lots of fun.

Mondays always come too soon.

13 comments:

  1. It looked like GOOD food though! You had a great weekend and sounds like your batteries are all recharged for the week ahead.

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  2. you had me at the picture of you and YER MAMA.

    <3

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  3. I really would like to work up the nerve to wear colored denim. Seeing you in the red is inspiring.

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  4. They have Lululemon at TJ Maxx?

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  5. Look like you had a great time! And I am also shocked that they have Lululemon at TJ Maxx! Must. Go. Now.

    Sarah
    www.thinfluenced.com

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  6. Seasons 52 is opening a location near me this summer, CAN NOT WAIT.

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  7. What a weekend!!!
    Happy Birthday ;)

    Jen@HealthyFoodandFamily

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  8. Love your new shirt! And that vegetarian platter sounds.awesome.
    I have a question in your Polar. I have the ft4 from several years ago and like it so much that I wear it all the time as my watch when I am not using it as a HRM. The style you wear looks like the face is bigger than mine is, do you feel like it is too big to wear as a watch? I know I should just go find one to look at in person, but that is like 45 miles away :)

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  9. Love sessons 52!! Such amazing food.

    those bright red pants are so cute!

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  10. Love sessons 52!! Such amazing food.

    those bright red pants are so cute!

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  11. Love sessons 52!! Such amazing food.

    those bright red pants are so cute!

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