I’ve already deviated from the workout schedule I created yesterday. But that’s the great thing about workout schedules – they are totally malleable.
In the morning, I went to an RPM class as planned but decided my legs were way too sore afterwards to do weights. No big deal – I’ll do some strength training tonight. It’s more important to allow my muscles to fully recover than it is to risk injury just so I can say I stuck to my workout schedule.
Instead, I went to an evening Body Flow class with my sister. This was her first time in the gym since getting pregnant and she was a little nervous about getting back into it. Luckily, Les Mills has an online Pregnancy Guide for all of its classes. Here’s the one for Body Flow:
The instructor was also really helpful, offering lots of options and modifications. As for me, I thoroughly enjoyed all of the leg stretching we did. Heck, if I could’ve stayed in swan pose for the full hour, I would have.
For dinner, I tried out a new recipe from Fitness magazine (I’ll add the recipe to this post later; I’ve got to get ready for work soon). I botched it up in a number of ways: first, I pressed the wrong button on the food processor, so the carrots ended up much too finely shredded. Second, I forgot to buy cooking wine. Third, I didn’t realize we were out of coriander. The meal still ended up pretty decent, but it could have been better:
Off to work now!