Well folks, I gotta say I’m not very pleased with my self after yesterday’s splurge with my dad at lunch!
Then again, that hasn’t been my only splurge lately. I’m ashamed to say I haven’t really been trying very hard with my diet. Just the other day, Dave and I had lunch at Fresco’s, and I had brisket nachos, with a baby margarita and he got a meal that included “elotes” Mexican corn on the cob! I’d been dying to try it, and there’s was just ok. My son, Josh said I must try Fuel City; a giant gas station that sells Mexican street corn on the cob or in a cup. He said it’s to die for!
Of course all this rich food will take a toll on my body eventually if I don’t knock it off, but I can’t seem to get motivated lately. Am I still in vacation mode? Depressed at the way the world is going? I just don’t know, but there is a bit of good news. I have no pictures for the things I’m about to share, well, I have one, but anyway, I have been experimenting with new things.
One is, I’ve discovered Truly’s, an alcoholic beverage that has 2 carbs and 1g of sugar! They pack a punch, though, so be careful! Each Truly is 5grams of alcohol and they are kind of drying because they are hard seltzer’s.
The best flavors are the punches, but they are really hard to find. This one is at least drinkable, it’s called Wild Berry. Before these I tried the Tropical fruit flavors…awful! They tasted like carbonated water with a piece of fruit dipped in it! 🤮
The next product I’ve tried lately it Qubes, which are an apple cider vinegar gummy! What a great way to get your daily dose of ACV and they taste wonderful! I got a free sample (plus shipping, of course) and I plan to buy more. Much easier than getting those teas or shots of ACV down, and this way, I can get a daily dose instead of every few days. They don’t bother my system either, like real ACV can if you drink too much.
The third thing (doesn’t have anything to do with my diet) is a CBD gummy for pain. Some of you may know I’ve been experimenting with CBD gummies and other products, and Moonwlkr is one of my favorite brands! Recently I bought a sample pack of gummies with CBD and CBG which is a combo of cannabinoids that work on pain receptors in your body. Each gummy has 25mg of CBD and 10 mg of CBG. I started with half of a gummy, since I am on muscle relaxers at night before bed. They really work well, and my shoulder doesn’t hurt as bad. The flavor is mixed berries (see a trend anyone?) and I have to say, they taste delicious, just like all of there gummies.
So, hopefully I haven’t been to harmful to myself, and things will balance out. I just can’t justify denying myself yummy foods lately, but normally, during the week, I still try to be good. Most of the time when Dad and I go to lunch, I always have a salad. Yesterday, I decided I was going to splurge, because, like his doctor said, every once in a while won’t hurt! Still, I feel guilty, and my body didn’t like it. I have to say though, it was a delicious mistake! 😋😘
PS: If anyone wants to try a sample let me know and send me your email and I will send a code so that we either each get $10 off our next purchase or I can get a sample sent to you. All of Moonwlkr’s gummies are great and really deliver results that work! Self care is important, so if you are anxious, have difficulty with sleep, or with pain, you should definitely try some of these gummies! They are a safe, legal way to get relief of your symptoms in the comfort of your own home.
5 thoughts on “WOD Challenge 07-15-21 Not Pleased”
I can’t see any harm in something that includes hush puppies. I only rarely encounter them, when I do, I splurge.
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The one I ate was delicious! They double fry the fries and the catfish is fried in cornmeal, so maybe not so bad?? 😂
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I think a splurge every once in a while is healthy and OMG those nachos looked amazing! Now I know that Christina will definitely agree with Josh 100% to try the elotes from fuel! We stopped there on the way back from my doctors appt. one day as she had there before and raved about the corn so dad, myself, and her got some. I thought it was way `too spicy but I bet you would love it! Since I do not do ACV but 2 or 3 times all week with my green tea, honey, and lemon it has never bothered my system. I actually kind of like the taste. Those gummys sound like something helpful for me or for even Christina! I would pay for some and give half of them to her! I have trouble sleeping while she has anxiety and we both have pain! Let me know what I need to do?
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New customers to Their website can get a free sample for the cost of shipping ($3.99) but I’m an affiliate. So I get credit, let me send you an email tomorrow with my special code and you can just order from there 🤗 the sample has 6 gummies and I cut them in half, so I’d start with that if I were you.
That would be awesome! Thank you very much for letting us all know about this!