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LiveFit Week Six Complete! (And the future of MJA)

So, if you can believe it, I've finished LiveFit week six! I can hardly believe it, myself. In the past, I've never really gotten past week five. I usually get pretty burnt out. I've said it before, but I think having my sister doing LiveFit with me is really helping to hold me accountable, and get my butt to the gym.



My eating last week was pretty spot on, with only a few hiccups here and there. I've been eating my Egg White cups, with either spinach or kale, pumpkin protein bars (greatest protein bars ever), and I was trying to get my protein, carb, and veggie in for my lunch, too. Breakfast was oatmeal with natural peanut butter, and clementines (I LOVE that it's the season for Clementines!).

Hate the commercials, love the fruit
I did gain weight this week, but I was lifting a lot heavier, and I had two rest days (on Friday, laziness got the better of me, but I made up for it on Saturday and Sunday). Honestly, I'm so proud of myself for getting this far that a little water weight is nothing to me. The motivation I have for just getting this far outweighs (no pun intended) anything that the scale tells me.

I did have something I wanted to share. Up at the top, there's a new tab called Built By Beks. This is the home of my future weight loss blog. I originally designed The Modern Jane Austen as an author's blog, where I could share my stuggles and ideas, as well as share writing information. Instead, it's morphed into something that I never really intended it to be. Where I share more recipes and exercises than writing blurbs.

This is where Built By Beks comes into play. It's a way to channel my interests, and focus my health interests into its own place. MJA is about writing, so once 3B (as I affectionately call my other blog) goes live (On New Year's), all future recipes and workout recaps, as well as any other health related topics will go there. Anything to do with writing, publishing, online book tours, and reviews will all be here.

I'll still be blogging, just focusing my interests (of which, I have MANY!). I hope you'll join me over at 3B! I'm really excited to launch it in a month.


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