Tuesday, January 17, 2006

Behavior Modification

Yesterday was a really awful day of food consumption, a blissful day of shopping and a lazy day of running. I must control myself and not let this obstinate naughtiness continue. Today's entry will be brief as I am following the 17th commandment Thou shall not blog with PMS.

I've started off the day right: a good butt camp and lf cottage cheese with coffee for breakfast. My weight is at 127 today. If I can behave myself, I know I can get into the 125 arena by the end of the end of next week, something I haven't been able to accomplish in over 2 years. Lunch will consist of some kind of chicken salad. After work I have a five-mile run scheduled.

Dinner? Sigh. Dinner will be tricky since tonight is date night. If I maintain a moderate alcohol consumption, I should have the ability to choose a healthy meal. (Translation: more salad - less wine - no fun). Tonight I will also attempt to follow the 16th commandment Thou shall not blog drunk.

Here's to a successful day!


Blogger Hilda said...

Well done losing weight!!

I'm lost, could you please tell me where to find the whole list of blog commandments??

10:34 AM  
Blogger robtherunner said...

How about a long philosophical post about life after you have had a few drinks tonight. That oughta be fun.

10:43 AM  
Blogger Cliff said...

Congrats on your weight lose, Susan.

How about more salad and more wine. Best of two world.

11:08 AM  
Blogger TryAthlete said...

Should be an interesting post to come!

Congratulations on the weight loss.

Does Rowdy also dine on date night?

12:21 PM  
Blogger Chris said...

I think you should throw those commandments out the window. Both have the potential to make for some very interesting reading! :)

Here's to hoping you see 125 in the near future! :)

12:53 PM  
Blogger mipper said...

i can't even remember the last time my scale said 125... or 127.. or 137... or, well you get it. great job Susan! 2 lbs... nothing. you could do that in the blink of an eye... or a really long slow run. :)

12:56 PM  
Blogger The Clyde said...

ah cmon...drunk Susan posts are always a good time.

1:45 PM  
Blogger Flatman said...

Have fun on "date night"!

1:59 PM  
Blogger Bolder said...

i wish i had your problems... um, except for the PMS...

2:58 PM  
Blogger Linda said...

Susan, no winking at the restaurant customers! Close both eyes, pretend you are blind, and have Michael lead you out. It's that easy!
Besides, it's hard to post when there is more than one monitor swimming around in front of you.

4:37 PM  
Blogger susie said...

You know, now we are anticipating an exciting and revealing post!

6:30 PM  
Blogger Jennifer P said...

See, you're blogging with PMS and making no sense. Less wine? Sober blogging? Where's the real Susan?

Congrats on the weight loss -- I'm jealous!

7:06 PM  
Blogger Tammy said...

I think we need a complete commandment list. I don't do too well with the first 10, so maybe the next 10 will be better :)

7:10 PM  
Blogger BuckeyeRunner said...

I like your new shoes! Strappy sandals and Brooks! Pure shoe bliss.

7:20 PM  
Blogger TriSaraTops said...

Congrats on the weight loss! I think I weighed 127 in 7th grade...seriously-I'm not kiddin'...that's awesome and you should be proud!! Enjoy date night! :)

8:46 PM  
Blogger Richard Maas LMT, MTI said...

does wine have fat? just drink, no food. early, bleary night

9:36 PM  
Blogger Scott said...

Forgive my ignorance.. what is a meme?

Hope you have fun on your date.


9:42 PM  
Blogger D said...

You are hilarious!

10:31 PM  
Blogger Lucinda said...

I bought brooks ;)

1:03 AM  
Blogger iliketoast said...

PMS ... ummmmm ... got to go pick up Katy from shopping for new shoes .... no time to comment ... bye!

2:03 AM  
Blogger Jack said...

I love those blog commandments, you had me starting to look for the whole list, but then I had to revert to one of my own commandments "Thou shalt not spend the whole day blogging!"

6:31 AM  
Blogger Wylee said...

Nobody told me about the 16th commandment, oh oh. I might have broke that one a time or two. sorry. penance?

9:21 AM  
Blogger Fe-lady said...

Cottage cheese and coffee for breakfast...(I'll take the coffee, but give me something else with it please!)
And what is wrong with 127????
That's what I weigh! (and people call me skinny.)

9:44 AM  
Blogger runninturnip said...

Great job on dropping those pounds. Alcohol (mainly beer) tends to be my weight downfall too! Wine is probably a lot better for you though so I wouldn't worry too much.

10:57 AM  
Blogger Josh said...

Yes, congrats! Hope date night went well -- and way to follow the commandment!

11:13 AM  
Blogger 'Zilla said...

I hope that you were successful in all ventures!

Congrats on losing the weight! Wow... 127...

12:52 PM  
Blogger Zara said...

Glad I'm not the only one who says, "I'll just have a salad. Oh, and 2 bottles of wine, please!" ;)

I'm happy for you to be so near 125! That's awesome!

2:49 PM  
Blogger Rae said...

Shopping while under the influence of PMS can also be quite dangerous!! Congrats on the weight loss!

4:33 PM  
Blogger Mia said...

I should post the 17th Commandment on my computer screen. Way to go on the weight! That is awesome!!!

And yes, I got a Triks skirt. It is fabulous. I'd say you should get one as a weight-loss reward :)

5:58 PM  
Blogger Comm's said...

date night. Hmmmm, thats very cool. Your hubby is a lucky man. Good job on the wgt.

6:20 PM  
Blogger David said...

Here it is Wednesday night and we have not heard from the skinny drunken shopping addicted salad sloth who occasionally runs known as Susan. Do we think she followed her plan?
My guess is the PMS took over. Fortunately the weight should drop after all this and she'll be a happy blogger again really soon.
Stand by sports fans. I think we have a report coming in from SusanWorld.

7:49 PM  
Blogger olga said...

Wow, 127!! My goal...so close yet so far and never around:) Great going! And if you like to drink - heck, that's what you do! Besides, it seems like we all love reading your drunk note, especially about dates (when was that last time? even longer than 127lb)

10:54 PM  
Blogger A Cloud's Yin said...

Hope all went well today, hun :)

Congrats on getting to 127!

12:55 AM  
Blogger Kewl Nitrox said...

I must be a ubersexual becoz I happen to know that Wine + salad = sangria. Enjoy! :)

Me, I am actually trying to gain weight now, so I have a PBJ every morning for breakfast.

1:55 AM  
Blogger tri-mama said...

Are you in bad shape when your friends like you better drunk? C mon people, we need to encourage Susan towards her goals, not our selfish gratification that comes with the blogging of drunken date nate Susan.

I did hear that cosmoploitans are a great antidote for PMS though. :)

8:18 AM  
Blogger Ben, aka BadBen said...

Oh, come on...Buzzed Blogging is so much fun!

10:23 AM  

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