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Delicious Fresh Dinner salad with 3 cheese, arugula, kale, beet root, cabbage, baby spinach, Swiss chard, pesto and sundried tomato with balsamic glazed pears! Served with a large bottle of sparkling water! #healthyeatingcanbetasty
My delicious fuel I mean food for the work week! Breakfast has omega goji Berry oatmeal with vanilla almond milk and side of blueberries and skim iced latte snack is vega one shake. Lunch and dinner are veggie packed salads. Lunch las low fat cheese dinner has shrimp or bacon and after dinner snack is Kashi bar! I also have another iced latte in afternoon and plenty of water! Quinoa is my carb of the week for both lunch and dinner salads!
Climb The Wall 2015 - The StairClimb for Clean Air for B.C. Lung Association!!! Finished in 11:10! 48 flights of stairs up the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre!
Look what arrived! My Zumba Burst Instructor CD/DVD! Another qualification I can add to my list! www.johnhall.zumba.com
What's in your fridge??? Beverage Edition: Various Natural Coconut Waters, Cafe Coconut Water with coffee, Brita Water pitcher, 2L of Skim Milk and a 1L of Unsweetened Almond Milk for my oatmeals! No Pop or Sugary juices in my house! Keep that nasty garbage away from me thank you :)
This is my Wellness Pantry! I keep all my non fridge healthy items here top shelf has mostly my seed mix and all my vega items, my detox tea and Evians for when I need it and bottom shelf is all my grains/beans/lentils/peas and healthy carb/ breakfast items!
Hydration is a key part in your health and wellness journey! Always Stay Hydrated!!! Time to refill my bottle once more before my day ends!
Today's Fitbit stats!!! Not shown was my water intake of which was on target Woohoo!!!
Started the day off right! Had my Overnight Oats with Vanilla Almond Milk and No Sugar Added Maple Syrup. Now enjoying my Vega Sport Sugar Free Energizer! #Itsa2scoopkindaday
Wreck Beach just behind my work building only takes 435 stairs downward to get here lol! Such a beautiful place at sundown!
Education is one of the greatest tools we can have in our health journey! Educate yourself on what's right vs wrong!
Back in the day this was me! At 28 I had extremely high unhealthy cholesterol levels, triglycerides through the roof and diagnosed type 2 diabetes already with some complication! Now almost at 31 this August I'm off all Meds, 120lbs smaller and have normal non diabetic numbers! Only 15lbs away from goal! We can do this! It is possible!
Stop making excuses when you are more than capable of being awesome! Start focusing your energy on people, heathy habits and experiences that bring out the best you possible! Yes you really are worthy of awesomeness!
400 cal healthy smart and delicious pancake breakfast at ihop. Whole grain and Nut Blueberry Pancakes with fresh banana slices and turkey bacon!!! Yummy! Can't forget my iced coffee too!
My goals and dreams are the most important thing! Living without excuses!!!
Nothing in life is easy. Hard Work + Dedication is what's required to get the job done! You got this!!!
Be the most amazing you ever!!!
That's right I'm on fire baby! We are all powerhouses! Some of us just haven't realized that yet! Baby your a firework! Come on let your Colors burst!
Try, try and try again!!! Never give up on yourself!!!
In love with this delicious stuff! Made with fresh coconut water and coffee with a touch of milk! Yummy! Perfect coffee alternative and the coconut water is very hydrating!
Yep that says it all!!! Go get em!!!
Why did u start this??? For me it was because I was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes!
Multigrain Life cereal with Skim and a side of delicious blueberries!!! Yummy! What's your healthy morning fuel?
Tonight's delicious dinner!!! A tasty green salad with baby kale and baby spinach, 2 cabbages, eat smart sweet kale mix, low fat cheese, quinoa, carrots and cauliflower garlic vinegarette!
Today's delicious breakfast! strawberry Greek Yogurt, fresh Blueberries and Strawberries, Kashi Dark Almond Mocha bar and Iced Coffee from Starbucks!!! #love
Tues April 7,2015 Fitbit Stats!
You are amazing, you are confident, believe in yourself!
Today's Breakfast, homemade oats with flax seeds, dried fruits, Almonds and SF vanilla. Unsweetened Almond milk and a side of blueberries.
Today's Lunch is a Sweet Kale salad with pumpkin seeds, dried cranberries and lots of greens and cabbages. Quinoa for my startch and low fat cheese for my protein!!! Delicious!!!
My Homemade Overnight Oats! I'll post recipe in next picture I post!!!
As promised here's the recipe!
Fruit with my oatmeal always tastes so good!!! Yummy!
Lunches for work this week!
Tonight's healthy dinner! Potato Crusted Cod Filet served with steamed Broccoli cheese and a sweet potato and apple herb bake with flax oil drizzle! Proper balance of lean protein, complex carbs and non starch veggies!
Delicious Ripe strawberries and tasty iced cold latte with skim!
Tuesday's dinner was Stand and Stuff Tacos (hidden under all the greens) made with extra lean Turkey ground meat. Topped with low fat 15% MF cheese and guacamole, con Queso and topped with Arugula and Spinach! Served with Arugula and strawberry salad with balsamic dressing. #healtheating #balancedmeal. Weight loss never tasted this good!
Wednesday's dinner was a homemade beef and cheese lasagne served with strawberry arugula spinach and mozza salad. Notice how the green salad takes up 50% of the plate and the carbs from pasta noodles and fruit and the protein from low-fat cheese and beef are the other 50% #perfectplate. Weightloss never tasted so good!
Where's the Veggies John? It's the pasta! Yup tonight I turned Zucchinis into pasta noodles for our veg portion! #hiddenveggies we tossed it in a creamy low fat Alfredo sauce and cooked diced pork strips! So that's protein for carbs we chose southwest whole grain rice and beans mix from PC blue menu brand so it's high fibre! #balancedmeal. Weightloss never tasted so good!
Today's brunch! Simple and Fit Veggie Egg white Omelet with fruit salad! 330cal meal! Yummy! Weightloss never tasted so good!
Tonight's dinner was a Seafood crab and shrimp club sandwich with Wholly Guacamole 100cal original, low sodium bacon and served on Silverhills Steady Eddy Bread with light mayo. Sides were a garlic balsamic parmesan grilled zucchini pieces and side arugula and spinach salad with low cal dressing. Weightloss never tasted so good!
This Mornings Smoothie: Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Smoothie 1 scoop vega one Chocolate 1 tbsp all natural peanut butter 1 serving librete Organic 0% Greek yogurt 1 Fiber One Chocolate chip or chocolate brownie 90 cal soft square 1 cup unsweetened vanilla almond milk Ice Blend and enjoy!!!
Tonight's Dinner was Extra Lean Turkey Tacos with Arugula and Strawberry Salad! Yummy! Weightloss never tasted so good!
My Post Workout Recovery Green Protein Smoothie! This is the best after gym workout smoothie! I enjoy this with a medium banana and I'm all set! 1 scoop of Vega Sport Vanilla Recovery Protein 1 scoop Vega Recovery Accelerator 1 scoop North Coast Naturals Ultimate Daily Greens 1 handful of Spinach and baby Kale 1.5 cups Filtered water 1 small squirt of Mio sport (any flavour) but I used black cherry Ice 5-6 cubes Blend and enjoy!
Last Nights Dinner! A Bacon, Shrimp and Guacamole Strawberry Salad with Arugula and Spinach topped with Poppyseed dressing! Also had some goat cheese and pistachios in as well!
Tonight's Dinner: Homemade Flatbread Pizza with Salami and low fat cheese on flatout flatbread with a side creamy Broccoli cheese for veggies! Yummy!
Finished at the gym we are super tired!!! What a workout 141 flights of stairs for me and 45min bike treadmill and track for Blaise! Saturday's workout
After today's workout of 136 flights of stairs and some Arms Strength training! #beatmode ACTIVATE! #bringingsexyback Sunday's workout!
Found these new Pasta Noodles at the Low Carb Grocery only 6 carbs all FIBER! Great protein and only 25 cals per box. Just drain salt to taste and toss in hot pan with sauce and done takes 2mins tops! Super awesome I'll let you know how they taste tonight! Making fettuccini carbonara with peas and bacon Alfredo for dinner with salad!
Final Product of Sunday's Dinner: Used "NuPasta" Angel Hair Noodles to make a Carbonara with pancetta and shrimp with a creamy low fat Alfredo sauce and spinach/arugula greens salad for veggies portion!
Wednesday's Dinner was a Rachel Ray Recipe only I adjusted to make it healthier by using healthier subs and it came out so Great both me and Hubs loved it! Success! Plus down 2lbs today so this thing is really working!
My staring weight for summer challenge! All weighins official for each week or otherwise will be posted here with this image!
These cod Filets were crusted with Bruschetta Twistos crackers and served with fat free tarter sauce. The cauliflower which is more than half the plate #veggielovin is Tossed in a cheese sauce, hence the colour.
Words to live by! Live and Learn my spark friends!
Bocconcini, bacon, strawberry and Pecan Salad with Lemon Poppyseed Dressing tossed with baby Spinach and Arugula. Served with Zucchini, Onion and mixed pepper kebobs with Citrus herb Marinade topped with pineapple cilantro salsa!
Post Workout Smoothie! 1 scoop Vega One Chocolate, 1.5 cups unsweetened vanilla almond milk, 2/3 cup Oregon chai latte sugar free, 3 pumps sugar free vanilla, 5-6 ice cubes blend and enjoy!
Tuesday's Dinner: Turkey Quesadillas with diced tomatoes! Yummy! I love using La Tortilla Factory smart and Delicious tortillas!
Went to a new Market which sells mostly locally grown foods. Got all this goodness for 30$!!! Can't believe it! Yummy! Using the Swiss in tonight's Dinner "Shrimp, bacon, Guacamole, Lentil, Edamame and Corn Pitas with Swiss Chard Salad".
Tonight's Dinner: " Shrimp, Bacon, Lentil, Edamame, Corn, Guacamole Pitas with Swiss Chard Salad and Poppyseed dressing".
#selfie #atcomputer #cute
Zumba time for sure!
Yellow is and always will be #1
2013 is my Year!!! Watch me Succeed!
Goooo Yellow Lightening!
me and some of my best friends March 3rd, 2013
June 21st, 2013 at 177lbs!
Me at the Surrey International World Music Marathon 5k Race!
Out and about for Dinner with Friends at our Fave Place Society Lounge!
Me and my 2 Best Girl Friends Corise and Ave!
Me (John) and one of my Best Friends (Corise)!
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