Those Monday Blahs

Mondays are not my best of days. Okay, I’m a right gumpy b*tch come Monday morning: slow to wake up, wishing it was Saturday again, and dragging in general. Then there’s that whole motivation thing which isn’t at a high point. Oh, did I mention the generous measure of guilt over not following my plan as well as I could over the weekend? Yeah, that’s Monday wrapped up in a nutshell.

As it goes by weekends, this one was pretty unusual. See, I’m usually not the best about sticking to my “on plan” guns any given Saturday-Sunday period, but *this* weekend I worked out both days, managed to drink enough water (and a little too much beer – HAHA!), and stayed pretty close to my DPT (Daily Points Target). Weird, man, seriously weird.

Funny then, I should still feel that inevitable weekend guilt upon waking up this morning. WTF?!? Is it spillover from other weekends when I seriously screwed the pooch? Do I just need to feel guilty about something? Because there’s plenty of other good sh*t to feel bad about.

Eh, Whatever.

Somehow, I need to make Mondays more productive and less grumpy/guilt-ridden, whether it’s waking up early enough to work out or just getting back into my Meatless Monday habit (yeah, that stopped a while back – did I mention?). Maybe doing both? I dunno, but something’s gotta give.

And, speaking of being productive, I need to get my butt back on my Countdown to ONEderland Challenge. Wondering if I ought not have a specific “Goal Date”, and just update every week until I hit that magical 1XX number. Might be more of an incentive to keep posting about it.

Things to think about.

Anyhow, Saturday morning I woke up early enough that I decided to head out to the southside of San Jose and go visit my old WW leader at her 10:30 a.m. meeting. Wow, I’ve missed her A LOT. A LOT A LOT. Like so much a lot that I decided it’s worth waking up that early every Saturday just to attend her meetings because my Monday night leader SUCKS. Well, she sucks in comparison. Only thing is it’s a HUGE meeting. Seriously, I’ve never attended a meeting that had 50+ people in attendance. Yes, it’s the New Year, but they meet in a ridiculously large room that leads me to believe – even without the New Year Resolutionists – that meetings stay large year round. Dunno how I feel about being just one of so many, but I think it’ll be worth it.

And since we’re talking about WW, and I’ve gotten out of the habit, here’s this week’s Weigh-In Stats:

Week of 1/3/11 – 1/9/11 Stats

Weigh-in Day: Saturday, January 8, 2011

Starting Weight: 291.6

Previous Weight: 225.8
Current Weight: 222.4
Difference: -3.4 lbs

Total Weight Removed: -69.2 lbs
Total Percentage of Weight Removed: 23.7%

And coming up in the next day or so: Countdown to ONEderland Challenge Update and my long-awaited I’m gonna get myself running post.

Hope your Monday is going well.

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About singingforasmallerme

I'm just a girl doing a thing. A little sarcastic, a little cynical, and a total sassbot. Nothing's off limits here, but my primary focus is weight loss. Still, you might find commentary on anything ranging from makeup to music to fashion to beer and dancing.
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4 Responses to Those Monday Blahs

  1. Ashkir says:

    Congratulations on the weight loss! I hope you continue to
    do well! I look forward to your future posts about your success
    & opera. ^^ Best of luck, Ms Suzanne.

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