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I keep trying...

Friday, March 16, 2012

In what you say of another, apply the test of kindness, necessity and truth, and let nothing pass your lips without a 2/3 majority. ~Liz Armbruster,

This quote reminds me that I need to constantly be diligent about the words coming out of my mouth!!!!

  
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BERRY4 3/17/2012 3:07AM

    Actually that can work 2 ways: (1) words coming out AND (2) foods coming in!

To quote one of the daily Spark blog comments: "Is it really worth it???

Have a great weekend!

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IDLETYME 3/16/2012 9:37AM

    These are things that we know, but we let them slip by sometimes. We need to do better! emoticon

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PRINCESSAA12 3/16/2012 8:33AM

    true!

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DAWNDMOORE40 3/16/2012 8:27AM

    emoticonWhat a profound truth that we all need to be aware of! emoticonfor sharing! Have a great day! emoticon emoticon

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Quote...

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Be Grateful. Welcome Change. Imagine Often. Dream Daily.

This is on the front cover of my new journal and I love it! Enjoy your day!!!

  
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MGNAGEY62 3/15/2012 8:43AM

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A thought...

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

You donít get to choose how you are going to die. Or when. You can only decide how you are going to live. Now. Joan Baez

  
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ELRIDDICK 3/14/2012 7:51AM

  True! Thanks for sharing

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IDLETYME 3/14/2012 7:46AM

    We just need to be the " best person we can be " everyday! emoticon

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Reflecting on 50 and my progress!!!

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Today is the day I celebrate the 50th anniversary of my birth! It has been an absolutely awesome day, filled with lots of phone calls, messages, cards, and hugs! I am so blessed with my life and all the wonderful people who God has placed in my world!!!

When I joined sparkpeople a little over a year ago, my goal was to be at my desired weight prior to my 50th birthday... which I didn't achieve... however I am not disappointed in myself or my progress as I have done amazing and know that I will get there... in due time!
When I first started my journey to become a better/healthier me, I weighed in at 281.7 pounds, when I joined sparkpeople I was down to 260 pounds and am currently weighing in at 185.6 pounds... :)

  
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BERRY4 3/13/2012 8:58PM

    Hi there! I turned the 5-0 number in November, and I did NOT make my goal either.
However, to encourage you...
FIRST: you've come a LONG way in the journey of health! (That's almost 100 pounds and that is super awesome that you've sent that much packing!)

Secondly, you have a whole year of "50" to still meet your fit by fifty goals! (At least that is helping me with perspective.) So keep on keeping on!!

Think of all the good things you've been learning and doing for your body! You are definitely working on making this a healthy journey as we go from day to day, and week to week--keeping our eyes on the goal(s) and pressing forward!

Happy Birthday! and Congratulations! on your significant accomplishments!
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OBIESMOM2 3/13/2012 8:54PM

    emoticonon your awesome progress and...

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!

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Back to Work...

Monday, March 12, 2012

Well, after relaxing my diet for the BIG events this week-end, it's right back on track today! No, I didn't completely throw my plan out the window just pushed the enveloped of what I allowed myself to eat... I actually ate some of my birthday cake Saturday night, but... this is life and meant to be enjoyed...
This is the last day of our spring break and I'm going to start it off right by heading to the gym...

"If you're not moving, you're not losing, Ladies"- Dolvett, Biggest Loser!

  


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