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Saturday, April 20, 2013


While we were eating lunch out today, I happened to notice that I was not the fattest person in the restaurant.
In fact, it dawned on me, that since losing the 60 pounds, I have been a lot of places, and have not been the largest person there...I cannot tell you how good that made me feel.

It gave me incentive to keep moving forward today. I still have a lot of weight to lose. But that feeling, oh my, it just felt so good.

I can remember being at a restaurant, and some kid was staring at me. His Mom told him to quit staring at me, just because I was fat...I wanted to crawl into a hole and pull the dirt over me, I felt so low. I pretended that I didn't hear it, but hear it, I did. It made me feel like a second class citizen.

No more, ladies.
We are not second class citizens.
We are vivacious ladies, working toward better health.
We only fail, if we give up.
Don't let other people make you ashamed of yourself.
We are here, we are getting slimmer, and stronger and healthier.
Other people, well, let them walk in our shoes for a few days...that's the nice way to say it. I was going to tell them where to go, but I won't...lol

my lesson for today.
Don't ever give up.
Each time we have to start over, that's wonderful, that we can start over.
What I eat for today, will not make me fail.
If I have a bad day, well so be it, a bad eating day.
Get out there, get on with what you need to do, to be healthier...

ok girls,
let's get going.

  
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GRAMMAJUDY1 4/21/2013 7:59PM

    Thank you for posting this! I hope you get lots of likes. emoticon

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AUNTWILLIE 4/21/2013 1:22PM

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Terrific attitude. Doesn't it feel good to know that you're succeeding?

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WOUBBIE 4/20/2013 11:08PM

    Good for you!

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STRONGDJ 4/20/2013 10:08PM

    That's right! You've got it--just keep moving forward.
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SCRAPBECCA 4/20/2013 9:00PM

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K1TT3N 4/20/2013 8:39PM

    Thank's for sharing this .. I always feel out of place when we go out.

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SLOWANDSTEADY06 4/20/2013 8:38PM

    Good day! And well put! I'm with you girl!

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June 18, 2010

Friday, June 18, 2010

I am motivated. I am eating vegan, exercising 20 minutes at least 6 days a week.
I feel better, less heavy feeling from the better foods. emoticon

  


day 1

Sunday, October 07, 2007

well I did it. I joined HE on spark people.
I got a new hairdo today too.
Maybe this is turning over a new leaf, to be healthier in the new year.

  
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BKP4166 11/5/2007 10:11PM

    Sounds like a good start! I'm sure you will enjoy your journey here, because there is a lot of company. Kathy

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FAT_BEGONE 10/7/2007 11:35PM

    Good luck! I am sure you will find your way to a healthier you by using this site. I know I have!

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