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Fantastic! Sweets are an issue for me too!
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246 1/3/13 8:00 P
Great job! The small victories are indeed "sweet" themselves!
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Good for you!
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Sweets have always, always been problematic for me—I can never just eat one serving. I have learned not to cook sweets at home unless my family is visiting and will consume the entire dessert, because I have very little control when it comes to sweets. Yes, I have read many articles, about “How to Conquer Your Sweet Tooth”, but the articles have not helped me over the long term. Yesterday at a reception for our newly elected official, I decided I would not go to the refreshment table unless I was sure that I would not pile my plate high as others were so happily doing with the delectable sweets that were beautifully decorated on the table. I had to convince myself that I could go to the table and just eat one serving of dessert, if I wanted to partake of the sweet smelling foods. As different people came by to sit with me to talk, slowly I stopped thinking, smelling or looking at the beautiful trays of desserts. Just for today, I thought, I will not let my obsessive sweet tooth win. Just for today, I will sit this buffet out. Just for today. “Not that we are sufficient of ourselves to think of anything as being from ourselves, but our sufficiency is from God” (2Co 3:5 NKJV).
Each day is a great new start for whatever you need it to be. Embrace each day. JOIN US ON SPARK LOUISIANA TEAM CENTRAL TIME ZONE "So whether you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God." 1 Corinthians 10:31 NIV
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