JOYLJL   23,942
SparkPoints
20,000-24,999 SparkPoints
 
 
JOYLJL's Recent Blog Entries

Gratefulness

Saturday, November 02, 2013

This was a great reminder that each day is a gift with beautiful things to look at.
Jonathan Roche from No Excuses sent it. Take a look at it often, because sometimes, we forget too easily.

www.gratefulness.org/brotherdavid/a-
good-day.htm

  
  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

SUZIPAM1 11/2/2013 9:17AM

    so true

Report Inappropriate Comment


Quotes from King and Roache, just to remember

Friday, June 29, 2012

“If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk,
if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do
you have to keep moving forward.”
- Martin Luther King Jr.

Persistent beats Perfection!

Today I want to emphasize the
importance of moving forward, and how critical it is
to take your challenging moments, and look at them
as opportunity.

Think about the difficult situations life has thrown at
you, aren't those the situations that have made you into
the beautiful person you are today?

Those are the moments that have developed your
character and your strength. Rejoice in your challenges,
for it is in those moments you are learning who you
really are!

Persistence is far more important than perfection. So
take those moments, those difficulties, and use them
today to show the world that you truly can conquer
anything.

Be Happy, be True, be You!

Today's Fitness Mission: Intervals

Interval Workouts help you burn up to 30% more
calories than exercising at a set pace and increase
your post-workout metabolism for up to 12 hours.

Pick your favorite activity (walking, running, biking,
etc.) and have fun!

  
  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

NANNBIRD 6/30/2012 7:19PM

    Wonderful points! I will remember these....

Report Inappropriate Comment


OOOOOOPPPPPPPPSSSSSSS

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

I went over my FAT goal. Yikes. I never did that before. although I am trying the new PALEO diet whch doesn't counf fat or protein as a bad thing. They say CARBs are what makes you fat. So in that case. I'm still under in carbs, over in fat and finally met a goal(protein) is where is shouldbe. I've always be low in protein... always afraid of meat. but trying to add it in. It only adds more fat. Its' very confusing. My scale went down today, so may be that is a good thing? Just scared to add fat/protein... seems like they go hand in hand. Maybe if I ate that way along time ago and not always fearing fat, (meat) , I wouldn't be where I am today. who knows. My latest is eat meat, eat vegetables, and healthy fats--coconut oil and olive oil.

  
  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

LAYNIE428 7/8/2012 9:49PM

    I had gestational diabetes while I was pregnant, so I was on a regimented carb diet... which inevitably meant I was over on my fat "goal" every day! I lost weight every single week (while pregnant!) that I followed that diet. I really should just go back to doing that, but I got used to eating carbs again... I do think they are the problem (for me anyway!)

Report Inappropriate Comment
BET212 6/22/2012 10:16AM

    I'm also cutting down on processed carbs and gluten while increasing my protein. It seems to be working. Probably every once in a while having higher, but healthy fats is not a problem so I wouldn't worry about going over if it's not often. Glad it's working for you! emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
CONNIER64 6/14/2012 12:08AM

    That is my problem I'm afraid to eat all that fat so then I don't stick to the diet long enough to loose any weight.

Report Inappropriate Comment
PATTY267 6/13/2012 11:36PM

    Hope you get it all worked out ... glad you're seeing the scale go down.
emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment


A commencement speech worth watching. Talk about goals!

Friday, June 08, 2012

http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/lookout/high-s
chool-graduation-speaker-tells-student
s-not-special-145709954.html

  


Get your mind out of the gutter

Wednesday, June 06, 2012

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9xwCG0Ey2Mg

If you all like this one, check out the other Inspirationals that are on my page under "other infoamation.

  


1 2 3 4 Last Page