Talk about a step outside of my usual world. His, too. It's like being admitted to a club where you don't quite belong but you find yourself there anyway. Let's just say there were a lot of tatoos. And it ended up being a v-e-e-e-r-y long day as we were there for 14 hours. So much for my plans for dinner at Herbsaint that night. So much for dinner, period.
But, I wouldn't have traded the experience for anything. He decided to go for it and break his record of a 475-pound deadlift. He went for 500 AND HE DID IT! A personal best. Congratulations, Andy!
Practicing in the gym (he's also dropped a ton of weight since this photo was taken).
Hmmmmm - maybe I should try some serious power lifting!
I'll get back to the business of blogging about food and posting recipes later this afternoon. For the moment though, I just had to be a proud mom!