Yesterday was my 30th birthday! I can’t believe I am actually 30 years old now. I don’t feel old by any means, but, I do feel like I am officially an adult now. It’s kind of an interesting feeling. Almost like in our 20’s we are still viewed as children.
As for my Whole30, it is going great. I haven’t had a single cigarette, drink, or cheat. I am very proud of myself 🙂 I haven’t had the draw to go outside with my boyfriend while he smokes either. I have had bacon cured with honey a couple of times but I think I am okay with that. I had a bit of salsa verde last night and tonight that had xanthan gum in it, however, according to the Whole30 website it is not expressly forbidden 🙂 I made an executive call on both the bacon and the salsa.
Last night I had a wonderful family dinner for my birthday. My future in-laws got me a food saver! I am super excited about my new addition to my kitchen gadgets. My future brother and sister-in-law got me Whole30 approved “bread” cubes, apricot jam, a fabulous book about spices, and some locally made coffee beans. My mom also sent me an Amazon gift card that I used to purchase some paleo cookbooks 🙂 My sister also sent me a Target gift card!! I don’t know what I’m going to get with that one, but, I am sure its going to be something awesome and just for me!
I woke up this morning and realized that I hadn’t taken my medications 4 hours earlier. This was the first time I took my pills so late and I think it messed with my day.
Energy- up and down but not bad
Mental clarity- up and down but major fog most of the day
As always- FUCK YOU CANCER!!!! Thank you Father for such a wonderfully blessed life.