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"You look've lost weight haven't you?"

Saturday, February 21, 2009

I took my son to his first football practice of this season so I saw some people I didn't see since the season ended in Ocober. I heard that from 2 people today "You look've lost weight haven't you?" .....I guess I am starting a trend with my blogs starting each one with a compliment I got on that day. I guess it shouldn't matter much , but the compliments are good motivation. I am not doing this mainly for my health at this point . As strange as that sounds. Of course it factors in especially with almost all my excess wt. around the danger zone ( the middle ,surrounding the organs) . I have always been healthy ,don't even get colds and I have enough energy to do what I have to do....or it's probably more a matter of discipline. I do what I have to do if other people depend on me doing it. The thing is I have to give myself equal priority. That is what I am starting to do and that is as hard as any part of this. It isn't motivation , or sticking to a diet that is hard for me's putting myself first sometimes . With 5 kids, one of whom has a disability, 2 grandchildren , a fulltime job and a lazy ass husband there is always something somebody wants or needs me to do......Well, I need to do this too. Even if my #1 objective at this point is to look good! the rest automatically comes along with it ...judging by the compliments the past few days(& the scale & the mirror!!), I am getting there !!Yay me!!

Todays workout;
5 min warm up on stairmaster- ( I can usually do longer but that machine is the devil!!)
35mins on the stationary bike
10 min on the treadmill( just to finish up b/c I was getting numb bum on the bike)
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    I agree about the stairmaster. lol Don't you just love getting compliments emoticon they are def the best!!
    2801 days ago
    Compliments I hope that happens to me at some point! Good for you ! You deserve your me time and work out time! Wooohooo!
    2801 days ago
    emoticon It is so wonderful to get positive comments from others. That is an awesome motivator! You are doing emoticon !
    2801 days ago
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