WIAW#56 – Crossfit Killer

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9. April 2014 by swissfitchick

Hi!

Quick annaouncement: Due to the recent changes in my private life, I had to update my ABOUT ME page – make sure to check it out! I think it says way more about my current life than the one before.

It’s Foodparty Day. I know you’re obsessed. I am too. Thanks to the lovely Jenn we can live this obsession legally and in public.

WIAW GOES GREENSo today you get to see AGAIN my Monday – It seems like the only  day I can actually remember to shoot my food. #bloggerproblems

Ok, wait, I have to actually remember what I did on Monday. I did sleep in until 7am (BLISS!!), went through my morning and detox routine, which is:

– Meditation 15 minutes

– Dry brushing and Oil Pulling

– Hot Lemon Water & Apple Cider Vinegar & Fruit Juice Shot

– Shower

– Cycling to work or gym

Arriving at work. I wasn’t hungry yet, so I waited until about 9:30 – that was when I definitely started to get hangry – hangry like wanting to eat everything in sight. I don’t know about you, but I am not the most pleasant person when I’m hungry. A big piece of my Oatmeal Bake CAKE had to be demolished.

Oatmeal Bake After more hours of work, I went to my Yoga Studio for the lunchtime class – which normally is middle-intense, sometimes even very relaxing. But this Monday?? OMG my shoulders!!!! Shaking. I was dripping sweat.

You bet I needed lunch FAST! No cooking please. Raw veggies, berries, leftover homemade hummus and premade sweet potato beef burgers thrown together to a snack plate. The burgers were to die for, holy yummers. IMG_3650 Snack PlateMore hours of work, and then I was ready for a dessert kind of snack….A spoonful of coconut butter and a sesame chocolate cracker. I love the butter, but I can not wait until my Ninja Blender FINALLY arrives (and I don’t kill it the moment I plug it in) and I can make my own.

Coconut Nut Butter CrackersAfter work I met up with my friend and Crossfit Buddy Vanessa at Crossfit. The thing with Crossfit is, that you never know what comes and it ALWAYS challenges you – cause you never do the same thing twice. Talk about working out of the comfort zone every single time.

Warm Up: Run / 10 Push Ups / 10 Sit Ups / 10 Kettlebell Push Press / 10 Burpees (2 times through)

Strength Part: 1×8 & 4×5 Deadlift / Chest to Bar Pull Ups / Tricep Dips

WOD 12 minutes: 40 Wall Balls (14kg)

AMRAP – (as many rounds as possible):

7 knees to elbow / 7 barbell push jerks / 7 target burpees (20cm).

Carry me home please? !!

I did practise more handstand after the class and it’s coming!! It’s so exciting. I can easily get up on my own now and stay – I still need the wall though.

I was SO ready for dinner. I made my alltime favorite food: EGGS. It turned out to be a Quinoa Spinach Omelette with some unpictured codfish on the side. Quinoa OmelettAnd I warmed up a Questbar in the microwave for dessert. End of day.

QUestbarAre you ‘hangry’ when hungry? 

What’s your favorite snack currently? 

Breakfast today was……

xxx

Lucie

 

 

29 thoughts on “WIAW#56 – Crossfit Killer

  1. I’m pretty much a nightmare when I get too hungry, so yeah… I make sure to always keep food around at all times to not expose people to that monster 😆 The world is a better place when I’m well fed 😀 And it’s currently too late in the day and I’m too tired to remember what I had for breakfast this morning, buuuut I can tell you that I’m definitely looking forward to my bowl of oats tomorrow morning. Gooood night ❤

  2. Enora says:

    Hi Lucie!

    I am a better person when my belle is full 🙂
    Cross fit looks great! I want to try it!!
    Breakfast is going to be oatmeal ;-))
    Have a great day!

  3. 2 things – 9:30 breakfast? Girl, how on earth did you not eat your arm (and maybe even a leg) off by then? I woud already have 2 meals demolished & long gone by than LOL. I’m impressed & one more thing -how dare you forget to mention our fabulous talk. HA HA kidding 🙂 Heading to check out our new and improved about me!

    • I know – and this is really unusual for me. I normally eat at 7 when I don’t workout, or latest 8am – so 9:30 is all kinds of crazy lol 🙂
      I LOVED our talk – actually, just going to write you now!!

  4. Wow…epic amount of exercise! you really are a FIT swiss chick haha!

    Oh hangryness…I’m like you- I don’t eat breakfast straight away but the moment I get hungry..all hell breaks loose!

  5. Don’t get me started on my current hangriness… These past days have been nuts for me in that regard. I did my very best not to snap at anybody at work. It’s not me
    Breakfast today was the same old, same old: cocoa banana oat bran with coconut and almond butter. Hit the spot and yes, kept me saturated and satisfied until lunch :).

  6. I’m definitely an unpleasant person to be around when I’m hungry, so I do everything I can to avoid that situation 😉 And considering that it’s 7:00 am, breakfast hasn’t happened yet…ask me again in an hour!

  7. samantha says:

    You are so disciplined with your morning routine! I would LOVE to be that dedicated…but I go to bed too late…and I love sleeping in way too much =P. I do get a bit psycho after not eating for a while…I’m usually pretty good at keeping it inside though. ha ha. I HAVE to have breakfast…today I had a treat…choc chip pancakes out with my mum. So good. Usually I have chia pudding, or oats, goji berries, dates and coconut (sometimes cacao) roughly blended and served with almond or coconut milk.

  8. I am a whole new level of hangry when I am hungry. Like I am a straight up evil B!!!

  9. ahha you are so cute HANGRY! How is fasted mornings going? I cannot do them, I have tried but I get SO CRANKY!!! Happy to see you are steering forward in life lots of love C

    • I do very well fasted. Actually I tried to eat before my workouts but I can’t – I feel sick. I just need to rest after food, even if it is a small snack 🙂

  10. I must try me some Sweet Potato, Beef Burgers – ASAP! 🙂

    And I am the QUEEN OF HANGRY – FYI! Do not get near me, LOL!!!!!!!!!!

  11. Lucieee- hope you are well, friend! So much deliciousness in this post, especially those Belvita biscuits! I’m impressed that the chocolate used is over 70%. Whenever I see dark chocolate biscuits, it’s usually around 40-50%. I’ve been pretty routine with my food choices lately, with overnight oats being my go-to breakfast and apples with nut butter being my snack of choice…if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it right ;)!

    • Oh Khushboo, sooo happy to read from you!!
      Yes, that is pretty amazing I thought that too. I love these – though it’s hard to open a pack of 4 and then only eat 2 – almost never happens, lol.

  12. cottercrunch says:

    my husband goes silent when he’s hangry. LOL! like he has no energy to talk. haha. And wow, must make the omelet for easter! so pretty

  13. Lisa says:

    I actually never get “hangry” I literally go from the loudest person in the world to super duper quiet. It’s really weird, but people can always tell that I’m super hungry when I get really quiet.
    It’s an odd thing. I can’t wait for you to get your blender – just because I seriously can’t go a day without mine. I think I’m possibly addicted to my vitamix.

    • Yes! I get very quiet, but if someone talks to me I snap at them. Really nice, lol.
      Oh I know – I feel like half a person without a blender! Now that is weird too.

  14. […] Sunday. I slept in until about 8:30 and then went through my morning routine – yes, I even do this on weekends. A little preworkout […]

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