Steve’s Morning Wood

Originally posted on LocaL UnioN 141:
STEVE’S MORNING WOOD Preparing for LIPID PANEL TEST. NINE DAYS. ALMOST RAW oats, dried fruit – cherry-berry blend, walnuts, flaxseed, cinnamon, cocoa, flaxseed, vegan yeast for B12. MAKES 11-12 cups 5 CUPS KETTLE HEARTY OATS by QUAKER OATS 1 LB SHELLED WALNUTS (4-5 cups) 2 CUPS BERRY CHERRY BLEND dried…

The Results Are In For The 1 week Flatten Stomach aka Power Trifecta drink challenge

I was up early while it was still dark at 5ish AM. I did the scale measurements first this time. SPRING SCALE = 159 LBS. DIGITAL SCALE = 164.6 LBS. FAT = 23.5 VISCERAL FAT = 11 MUSCLE = 31.0 BMI = 25.9 CALORIE/RESTING METABOLISM = 1532 RESULT: I gained two tenths of a poundContinue reading “The Results Are In For The 1 week Flatten Stomach aka Power Trifecta drink challenge”

TODAY IS DAY 7 – FINAL DAY – OF POWER TRIFECTA CHALLENGE

2 September 2021 BACK TO THE ORIGINAL DRINK TO FLATTEN STOMACH With one day left I’m scrambling to flatten this stomach. In my mind I’m scrambling, not through my actions. The acid was too acidic, so I reduced the dose and tolerated it better. I added a few more items in small amounts to boostContinue reading “TODAY IS DAY 7 – FINAL DAY – OF POWER TRIFECTA CHALLENGE”

DAY SIX POWER TRIFECTA CHALLENGE

1 September 2021 SHARON’S MELLOW CHARGED DRINK 12 oz. warm water 1 t. lemon juice 2 t. apple cider vinegar 1 t. ginger juice 1 t. liquid aminos 1/2 t. Matcha Green Tea Powder 1/4 t. dark brown sugar Drink first thing in the morning on an empty stomach. I omitted the baking soda –Continue reading “DAY SIX POWER TRIFECTA CHALLENGE”

DAY FIVE POWER TRIFECTA CHALLENGE

Tuesday 31 August 2021 SHARON’S MELLOW CHARGED DRINK 12 oz. warm water 1 t. fresh lemon juice 1 t. ginger juice 1 t. apple cider vinegar 1/4 t. baking soda 1 t. liquid aminos 1/2 t. Matcha green tea powder 1/4 t. dark brown sugar Drink first thing in the morning on an empty stomach.Continue reading “DAY FIVE POWER TRIFECTA CHALLENGE”

DAY FOUR POWER TRIFECTA CHALLENGE

Monday 30 August 2021 SHARON’S MELLOW SUPERFECTA DRINK 1-1/3 c. warm water 1 t. fresh lemon juice 1 t. apple cider vinegar 1 t. ginger juice Drink first thing in the morning on an empty stomach. The burning became too much to handle. It didn’t ease up, so I eased it down. Sixteen ounces ofContinue reading “DAY FOUR POWER TRIFECTA CHALLENGE”

DAY THREE POWER TRIFECTA CHALLENGE

Saturday 29 August 2021 DAY THREE POWER TRIFECTA CHALLENGE SHARON’S SUPERCHARGED SUPERFECTA DRINK 16 oz. warm water 2 T. fresh lemon juice 1 T. apple cider vinegar 1 T. ginger juice Drank it first thing in the morning. Followed by black coffee sipped for an hour or so, then I ate breakfast. Whatever is leftoverContinue reading “DAY THREE POWER TRIFECTA CHALLENGE”

DAY TWO OF TRIFECTA POWER DRINK CHALLENGE

Saturday 28 August 2021 DAY TWO TRIFECTA POWER DRINK CHALLENGE SHARON’S SUPERCHARGED SUPERFECTA DRINK 16 oz. warm water 2 T. fresh lemon juice 1 T. apple cider vinegar 1 T. ginger juice Drink it first thing in the morning on an empty stomach. As long as I was burning up my esophagus with this acidicContinue reading “DAY TWO OF TRIFECTA POWER DRINK CHALLENGE”

DAY ONE OF TRIFECTA POWER DRINK CHALLENGE

DAY ONE Friday 27 August 2021 TRIFECTA POWER DRINK 2 c. warm water 2 T. fresh lemon juice 1 T. apple cider vinegar Drink it first thing in the morning on an empty stomach. I renamed this 7 DAY FLATTEN STOMACH CHALLENGE introduced by Dr. Mandell, to the TRIFECTA POWER DRINK CHALLENGE, because honestly, drinkingContinue reading “DAY ONE OF TRIFECTA POWER DRINK CHALLENGE”

28 Day Alcohol-Free Challenge Revisited (2 months out of sight)

Back in June of 2018 (this past Spring), I mused about how much weight, if any, I could lose by eliminating all alcohol from my daily consumption of calories. Although when I was doing the Rapid Fat-Loss diet my calorie count was reasonable, I did wonder if I eliminated the empty calories, would I shedContinue reading “28 Day Alcohol-Free Challenge Revisited (2 months out of sight)”

DAY 7 Squat Challenge With Steph 9-30-2018

Day 7 – Sunday You made it!!!!! Be proud of yourself! How are your muscles feeling? Did you ever think you’d be doing 100+ squats? You got this! Push through it, modify if you have to. Share your experience on your Facebook page and tag me in it. Let people know how you just challengedContinue reading “DAY 7 Squat Challenge With Steph 9-30-2018”

DAY 6 Squat Challenge With Steph 9-29-2018

DAY 6 One more day! Wow does the time fly! Push through it, finish strong, and remember why you started. It’s picture of your food day… Saturdays are the hardest. This journey is about making healthy decisions. NO cheats. Saturday is not Faturday. Saturday is a test of your strength. So Post a photo ofContinue reading “DAY 6 Squat Challenge With Steph 9-29-2018”

DAY 5 Squat Challenge With Steph 9-28-2018

Day 5 – Friday  You made it through the work week! Today is Friend Friday. Find someone to do your squats with you, be even braver and share a picture on your facebook page of you and your friend doing your squats. Inspire someone else to do what your doing! Beginner – 8 reps ofContinue reading “DAY 5 Squat Challenge With Steph 9-28-2018”

DAY 4 Squat Challenge With Steph 9-27-2018

Squat assignment for today: Day 4 – Thursday We’re halfway there! Push yourself for 4 more days! How’s your water intake? You should be consuming half of your body weight in ounces every day. With your check in today let us know how your water intake was. Beginner – 5 reps of each squat style,Continue reading “DAY 4 Squat Challenge With Steph 9-27-2018”

DAY 3 (do day 2 and 3) Squat Challenge With Steph 9-25 and 26-2018

Okay, since I postponed DAY 2 till DAY 3, I did DAY 2 assignment first: Beginners: 10 reps of each squat style Intermediate: 8 reps each x 2 sets Advanced: 8 reps each x 3 sets from Aunt Sharon > I stuck with the intermediate stage, and frankly had an easier time doing them, thanContinue reading “DAY 3 (do day 2 and 3) Squat Challenge With Steph 9-25 and 26-2018”

DAY 2 Squat Challenge With Steph 9-25-2018

Day 2 from Aunt Sharon > I’m really sore. Just my quads though – everything else feels like it does whenever I do any kind of exercise. I spent four hours redesigning the configuration of all the furniture in half the house. It’s funny, for years when we owned a home I always referred toContinue reading “DAY 2 Squat Challenge With Steph 9-25-2018”

DAY 1 Squat Challege With Steph 9-24-2018

9-24-2018 DAY 1 SQUAT CHALLENGE WITH STEPH Strong & Simple Living with Steph Day 1!!!!!! Welcome to the official start day! We are SO ready!!!! Be proud of yourself for doing something FOR YOU. Regardless of your physical abilities, pace yourself!! To those that are new to these challenge groups, it can take a minuteContinue reading “DAY 1 Squat Challege With Steph 9-24-2018”

SQUAT WITH STEPH

SIGN UP FOR THE SQUAT CHALLENGE WITH STEPH Check out the EVENTS section on her Facebook Page. From 12 midnight on 24 September to 12 midnight on 30 September. ” Hey everyone! Get ready to join our 7-day squat challenge next week! Squats can be done ANYWHERE, so no excuses for no space to workout. InviteContinue reading “SQUAT WITH STEPH”

28 Day Alcohol-Free Challenge

Although I don’t drink much, I drink consistently and I’m wondering if it’s adversely effecting my metabolic rate and increasing my triglycerides. I’m looking for something to jumpstart my weight loss, since I’ve plateaued at 157 pounds. Okay, so I’m 5′ 7″ tall and work my core muscles a lot, so that could account forContinue reading “28 Day Alcohol-Free Challenge”