It’s FINALLY here! I am starting my FIRST test group for 22 Minute Hard Corps. I am part of a HUGE group on Facebook called Summer Strong with about 12
12,000 people who are ready to look amazing in a bikini or board shorts this summer. I am also leading a group of 7 people in a smaller group so I can help them stay committed to their goals. Well… that means that I need to be a good leader, and good leaders need to set a good example. So today I took my pictures and measurements. My goals for the next 8 weeks are to lose a few inches in my hips, keep toning the butt, and work on my six pack. I am not worried about losing weight, but I do want to build muscle and tone!
Then I did my usual meal prep. The 22 Minute Hard Corps meal plan is very similar to the 21 day fix.
I am starting with Plan 2. According to my weight I should be in Plan 1, but I also don’t want to lose weight. My hope is to tone and build muscle, so I went up one bracket.
I am kinda boring when it comes to meal prep. I sometimes get creative for dinner, but my breakfasts stay pretty consistent. Here is a pic of some of the things I will eat for lunch, breakfast, and snacks. All I did was microwave some broccoli and cauliflower. I took some tilapia and chicken and cooked it in the oven for about 20 minutes. I seasoned the chicken and fish with some Mrs. Dash sodium free seasonings. I also made some breakfast muffins the other day (4 eggs, 5 ounces of cooked spinach, 1/2 cup cooked mushrooms, diced tomatoes, and some salt and pepper). Also bagged up some carrots and celery and boiled some eggs.
Daily Meal Plan ( I am modifying the plan a little bit, putting my green requirement in my shake and saving a yellow for dinner)
Breakfast Choices 1 red, 1 yellow, 1 purple 1 tsp oil
2 Hard Boiled Eggs, a slice of bread with peanut butter and 1/2 a banana sliced on top
Plain yogurt with frozen berries and granola 1 tsp coconut oil
2 egg muffins with an apple 1 tsp coconut oil
AM Shakeology – Make a shake with any fruit and 1 cup of spinach 2 tsp coconut oil or peanut butter
1/4 an avocado
1 string cheese
Tilapia with broccoli and olives and wild rice
Chicken with califlower and quinoa, and 1 tbsp sunflower seeds
Salad with tuna and balsamic vinagrette and 8 small crackers
Veggie Burger with 1/2 a whole grain bun with honey mustard, lettuce, tomato
Protein Bar, yogurt, cubed chicken, protein shake, bag of baby carrots
Chicken Casserole with chicken, spinach, and mushroom cooked in olive oil served with wild rice
Pork Tenderloin served with 1/2 a potato and corn on the cob
Crock Pot Hawaiian BBQ
Chicken with sweet potatoes and brocolli
These are just some ideas that I have planned. When I am feeling creative , I just go to pinterest and google 21 day fix recipes, and there are TONS of amazing and easy recipes.
Alright….. well it is time to relax and enjoy my Sunday evening finally!
If you would like to learn more about the 21 day fix diet or the 22 minute hard corps, please comment below! I am going to try my best to log my journey over the next 8 weeks also.