a tough 7 days and weekly reflections: 9/15 – 9/21

https://foxtrot.michaeljfox.org/fox-trot-virtual/Benjamincrosby Change in weight (9/15/20 – 9/21/20):  +0.2 LBS This week was surprisingly difficult. I think all around, it was an emotional dud. I did not feel great (mentally), only a couple workouts felt good, and I just wanted to eat. My appetite was on fire... and not the appetite because I need to sustain. …

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endurance, stamina, and weekly reflections: 8/25 – 8/31

Change in weight (8/25/20 – 8/31/20):  -0.2 LBS Follow my blog and instagram @a_better_ben. Like , follow, and share with a friend! This week was basically a wash on weight change... but that is okay! I feel like I had an incredible week with so much progress. I will be focussing on activity because the …

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currently devouring… responsibly: Teriyaki Chicken and Broccoli

Work lunches are a struggle for me. I think about them on the weekend, "I'll make this awesome looking salad or this delicious quinoa bowl." but ultimately the time it takes always ends up derailing my plans. Half of the time I end up scrounging bread and making a PB&J or a different sandwich. Those …

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community and weekly reflections: 8/11 – 8/17

That feeling when you wear a dress shirt that didn't fit a couple months ago Change in weight (8/11/20 – 8/17/20):  -1.4 LBS Still trying to build those followers! Follow my blog and instagram @a_better_ben. Like , follow, and share with a friend! This morning the scale registered 301.2. I am 1.2 pounds away from …

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the first step and weekly reflections: 7/28 – 8/3

Change in weight (7/28/20 – 8/3/20):  -1.2 LBS Still trying to build those followers! Follow my blog and instagram @a_better_ben. Like and share! Sometimes you just need to take the first step and trust your body. There were multiple times this week where we reached the end of the day and I wanted to do …

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old fads and weekly reflections: 7/14 – 7/20

Change in weight (7/14/20 – 7/20/20):  -1.6 LBS Still trying to build those followers! Follow my blog and instagram @a_better_ben. I want to start by thanking everybody who reads, likes, and comments (personally or on here). You all are tremendously helpful and it means so much to me. I started this week knowing that I …

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staying the course – weekly reflections: 7/7 – 7/13

the path to a better ben can have bumps, trips, and stumbles. it is definitely not paved Change in weight (7/7/20 – 7/13/20):  +2.4 LBS Still trying to build those followers! Follow my blog and instagram @a_better_ben. So with one simple week I have erased the gains of my previous week. I lost it and …

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