As a bread, cheese & peanut butter lover, this Whole30 challenge is pretty darn hard. If you haven’t heard of Whole30 you can read up about it on their website. They call it a short-term nutrition reset. It requires you to cut out all sugar, alcohol, grains, legumes, dairy, carrageenan, MSG, sulfites, baked goods & junk foods for 30 days. So, pretty much everything I eat on a daily basis.
Let’s start off with the fact that I gained 40lbs with Maya, just like I did with her brother. However, unlike with her brother, the weight is not falling off. It’s lingering. In my arms, legs and belly. I’m going to the gym 3-4 days a week taking Body Pump, Barre, and Cycle classes but I knew I needed to change my diet if I really wanted to see results. I know a lot of people who have loved and had success with this Whole30 challenge, so I thought I’d try it too.
I’ve been feeling pretty good overall. Just missing my normal go-to foods. Also, you know how hard it is not to grab a handful of Goldfish for yourself after you’ve put some on your toddlers plate?! I’ve been spending a lot of time READ MORE