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What an inspiration dietgirl is!

Friday, January 02, 2009

I was reading that article on daily spark about diet girl, a women who lost about 175 pounds or so, and mentioned her 20 top tips. I found that last one, no. 20 the most inspirational and one that resonates with me so much. It is this: "Don’t wait to be “skinny” to start living your life. If you have dreams of traveling or writing a book or learning to scuba dive, don’t think you need a smaller bum before you deserve them. Your life is happening right now – so forget about your wobbly bits and jump right in!"

I have always wanted to try something like scuba-diving or surfing but I always thought I was too big to give it a try but as Jillian Michaels says in her 30 day shred video, that if she has 400 pound ppl who can do jumping jacks, so can I. I got to not use my weight as an excuse to not live my life to the fullest which I am guilty of doing often.
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    Wow... that is really inspiring! And so true - if 400 lb people on The Biggest Loser can do it, so can I. And it's so true - the time to live is now! Thanks so much. I think I really needed that today.
    2853 days ago
    thanks for posting this. I LOVE Jillian Micheals, (Unfortunately I dont have her 30 day shredd.) It makes sense. We've all gotta start somewhere. Good luck in the comming months. Hang in there your doing good.
    2855 days ago
    She was an inspiration to me too! I liked 5, 15, 16, & 19.
    She is a fabulous example of resilience and determination!
    2855 days ago
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