Progress Photos are here! Lagging energy to post much but this is the least I can do.
Things are quickly approaching; Fitness Universe being the first competition on my roster is only 10 days away! They were cute and compiled competitor photos into a ‘who’s competing’ poster:
You can find me with my thumbs up in the bottom right corner. Classic. I am nervous and excited, unsure of what to expect. I have decided that I will have to develop an alter ego, like Beyonce/Sasha Fierce, in order to walk onto that stage. I have a big fear of crowd speaking/presenting/etc, so this is gonna be one hell of a mission!
Training is I suppose going according to plan, meaning I am beat all the time. It sure makes it a lot harder to keep going back to the gym when you simply are sore all over and are feeling fatigued after 5 reps. I keep pushing though. Just 10 more days. 10, that’s it.
Sleep has been a bit problematic. Some nights are great and I sleep around 7 hours (8 one night!!). Other nights I wind up waking up about 4 hours after falling asleep and need to get out of bed to check the clock cause I feel as if I am late for work. It always leads to me snacking. Last night I had 1% cottage cheese and a slice of Ezekial toast with almond butter. My muscles are hungry I guess? Going to try to stop this from happening and sip some tea. Still have about 2-3% of body fat that should ideally be gone for the competition. Night time snacking caboshed…