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Fueling up: Upper Body Day (Part 2)

This is exactly why I'm starting to think that the 5:2 diet isn't really a diet at all. What diet in this world would "allow" you to eat this bad boy?

SF Mission Style Super Burritto with Carne Asada: 1200 calories

hot delecious mess (not wrapped very well this time though  - bummer)

This burrito is a 13 inch behemoth and has a laundry list of ingredients that are pretty much all variations of fat: jack cheese, avocado, sour cream, re-fried beans with a sprinkling of lettuce, pico de gallo and of course the meat (carne asada - steak). Definitely an all in one meal.

You have to have a game plan with this sucker:
  1. Eat half and save half for later
  2. Eat the whole thing
I generally opt for Option 1. But when I'm working out half leaves me hungry. The problem is that if I go for Option 2 and eat the whole thing I end up feeling really heavy and sick. So I stick with half and in 30 minutes I'm always glad that I did.

So I'm going to grab a quick food coma nap before I have to run to a charity event mixer at a new wine bar in my neighborhood. I am never going to have time to work out today. I really don't like going to the gym after having had a few drinks but I'll try to stick with just 2 drinks. I should be able to be in the gym by 10 pm - oi vay!

Wish me luck!

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