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Merry Paleo Christmas

Saturday, December 24, 2011 Leave a comment

We are going out of town for Christmas so I got to open some of my presents early! Thank you Santa!

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Roasted Butternut Squash

Thursday, December 22, 2011 Leave a comment

Nom Nom!

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Surrounded by temptation today

Saturday, December 3, 2011 Leave a comment

I will be volunteering all day long during an open house with lots of junk food!

Here is what I am bringing with me today if I get the munchies. The Larabar is gluten free but is not dairy free and the cup cake is a Paleo pumpkin brownies with-pumpkin pie. I even made some of these to bring to offer to the guests.

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Training Plan #1 – Pull-ups and Presses

Friday, November 25, 2011 Leave a comment

Blue assistance band for pull-ups
2 x 10 kg for presses

Stretched my back for 10 min

I am making Paleo Comfort Foods Country Curry and adding left over turkey. It is simmering on the stove right now – I hope it tastes good. Update: It is really delicious!

My weight today was 118.6 lbs

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Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 24, 2011 Leave a comment

I am thankful for my Paleo friends and the trainers who have helped me get stronger!

I seasoned the turkey with Civilized Caveman’s BBQ chicken mixture. My sister brought a wonderful glazed ham. My side dishes were butternut squash, carrots, deviled eggs and green bean casserole. I was not at all tempted by the dinner rolls. Now, the squash pie was another matter – one piece with a scoop of ice cream. Yes, this IS my cheat meal for the week.

Workout
Spinning: Maximum Results
Both of my knees felt great – no tightness or pain. I haven’t had time to use the spinner since I started my training plan and my quads have felt a little neglected.

Categories: Cardio Workout, Paleo Diet

Paleo Goodies

Thursday, November 17, 2011 Leave a comment

I am bringing some paleo goodies to my parents house this weekend.

Civilized Caveman’s Pumpkin Brownies – Wow, these are delicious & very moist

Civilized Caveman’s Pumpkin Cranberry Scones minus the cranberries

My weight today was 117.5 lbs

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Presses

Sunday, November 6, 2011 Leave a comment

3 Rounds
20 Swings (16 kg)
10 TRX Push-ups
5 Cleans (14 kg)

Presses
5 C&P (16 kg) – Put bell down after each rep
5 C&Push-presses (16 kg)
5 C&P (14 kg)

Deadlift practice – 5 @ 125 lbs

3 rounds
Up stairs with kb in rack position (2 x 10 kg)
5 Snatches (12 kg)
Farmer walks down stairs (2 x 10 kg)

What’s on the menu today
Caveman Crunch
BBQ Crockpot chicken