Last night I utilized Exercise TV again, and did two workout videos. I did the Brooklyn Decker Cardio Body workout, and then decided to check out Jillian’s Yoga Meltdown. I’ve heard so much about it and how intense it is and I wanted to see for myself. Here’s Pumpkin all ready to workout with me.
Doing two videos in a row might have been a little ambitious, because holy crap was I exhausted by the end. My sister paused the TV during Jillian at one point and laughed, and was like you know you’re only half way done? I thought for sure my arms were going to fall off of my body. I kept waiting for her to tell us to push back into Child’s Pose, but I should have known there is no resting with Jillian. I loved it though, and am now considering purchasing the actual DVD and will revisit level one through exercise TV as soon as I can move my triceps again. Pumpkin gave up half way through, and went right to the bathing process.
For some reason, after a strenuous workout (especially when I know my muscles will be screaming the next day) I want nothing more than a giant glass of red wine. Ok well I most always want a giant glass of red wine, but I’m convinced it keeps me from getting as sore also. I schlepped across the street to the liquor/grocery store, picked up a bottle of Malbec, and some tortelloni. Our off button for the oven currently isn’t working, so uh using it isn’t an option.
It was good, and the addition of the asparagus made it a much more filling meal. The sauce was a little bland for my taste, so I think when I use it again I’ll add some more seasoning to it. Overall a quick, delicious, and healthy meal.
Tonight is hopefully my very last PT appointment. I’ve realized I’m so nervous about working out though and am afraid to push myself because of my leg. I still just keep expecting it to hurt, I wonder how long it will take before I trust my body again?
Have a great Thursday everyone, it’s almost the weekend! Or if you’re my two jerky friends, today is your Friday.