My four-day roadtrip is complete, and I am very tired. Thursday we brought the contents of a two-bedroom apartment down from the second floor via stairs, and out through the complex into a trailer. Friday we attended graduation ceremonies, and Saturday and Sunday, we drove.
I ate well on Thursday, I believe; eggs and bacon, tacos?, pork osso buco and a big salad, a bit of creme brulee. Friday was similar, although I did have an order of fries for "lunch"; dinner was chopped steak with onions and mushrooms over mashed potatoes, and I ate most of it. Saturday I managed a naked double quarter pounder with cheese at lunch and then had Mexican food for dinner (lotsa corn - and I could tell overnight; corn seems to be very inflammatory in my system). Sunday was eggs and bacon for breakfast, and junk food throughout the day - chocolate blueberries, a few roasted hazel nuts, and fries for lunch (which were tasty). We had chicken and salad for dinner, and all of us went to bed well before 9 pm.
I'm at 146.6 today, much of it general inflammation. My feet are swollen, and I ache pretty much everywhere. I preferred to stay in bed an extra 15 minutes this morning, so I could say I'm fasting right now, but anticipate eating later - I have cheese with me.
One thing I did notice; despite hauling quite a few boxes down the stairs on Thursday, I wasn't in the least stiff on Friday morning; I actually felt pretty great. I hope it all qualified as "lifting heavy things" and will be interested to see the effects on my upcoming "boot camp" program, starting in about 3 weeks.
Back to the routine (sorta - not like next Sunday isn't Christmas, and not like we don't have family arriving Wednesday). Meatballs for dinner tonight, with either spaghetti sauce or stroganoff sauce. And more salad, I think.