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Today has Been an AWESOME day...

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

First off, I stayed up WAY too late, so of course I didn't want to get up. I finally starting moving and got the girls up. Hubby had already left for work (he didn't want to get up either) so after I woke him up and made him move at 4:20 this morning I went back to sleep only to get back up at 6 to start my day. emoticon

Well girls got going no problem, so I finally got dressed and out the door we went. Everyone is on time...that's ALWAYS a plus! emoticon I leave earlier to pick up another child and take him. Well this morning I get there & he doesn't come out. I went to the door & finally his sister comes to the door, "oh he's sick, he's NOT going to school today" emoticon My first thought was "REALLY!" nevermind I need gas anyway so I went to get gas. I pick up my niece @ my daughter's school & my sister doesn't get there until 8, so no need to rush & I've already left so no going back home.
That's where my day got better. We (my youngest & I) went to Sheetz for gas. Of course the first thought was emoticon I love the French Vanilla Cappuccino!! YUMMY! Do you know how many EMPTY calories it has though emoticon Oh it will be alright, I'll just go home and do a Leslie tape. emoticon No I'm not doing that!! I lost 3 pounds in 2 weeks & yes I went up a little last week but it wasn't even a pound so WHY?? would I do that. Then we walked in & those emoticon doughnuts emoticon I'm not even much on baked goods but they looked so GOOD & you get a DEAL w/the card right? emoticon

Well I even went as far as asking my daughter, "hey you want one?" She looked and said
"NO" What??? My daughter LOVES junk food. Ok, if she's not getting one I know I'm not! So to the line we go & there was sandwiches and hash browns already READY, just pick em up! She thought about the hash brown & we even asked HOW much? but decided against that too. Finally we turned around & there was our answer emoticon
BOTH of us reached for a banana! So WE both were VERY proud of our decision. We made a great decision. She kept me from the emoticon & I kept her from the grease emoticon(sorry didn't see a hash brown) I think we made a GREAT TEAM today! I felt so good I came home & decided the REST of the day IS going to be GREAT TOO! I pulled my air stepper out & every time I go pee emoticon I have to do AT LEAST 1 min. Who can't find 1 min.?

So what are you doing to get where you want to be? It's a new year, let's do this! emoticon
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AHEALTHYDANI 1/27/2012 11:29PM

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MELIBUG 1/25/2012 1:41PM

    emoticon on making the emoticon choice of the options considered! Life is about choices and once we get the hang of thinking about making the best choice most of the time, it just continues to get easier in achieving our goals/results!

Keep up the good work!

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JITZUROE 1/25/2012 12:07PM

    Yaaaaaaaaay Becky!!!!!! As I the the guy in the office near me is scarfing down those very same hashie brownies, so it's like I have smell O blog over here. Ha!!!
Congrats on your uber healthy choices. I am proud of you both!
Bren

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GITTIN-R-DONE 1/24/2012 11:05PM

    Great Victories today for you!!!

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RYDERB 1/24/2012 8:18PM

    emoticon Way to go Becky! So MANY temptations in such a short period of time! But you did it, and the best part is your daughter did it WITH you! Congratulations to you both! And congratulations on deciding how to add extra steps to your day! Way to take one for the team! emoticon emoticon emoticon

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DBELLE39 1/24/2012 8:16PM

    emoticon emoticon on sticking with healthier choices, your daughter rocks with the motivation!

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JCARDINAL 1/24/2012 6:26PM

    Can I borrow your daughter to be my conscience when I'm fighting the devil on my shoulder??? emoticon Isn't it funny how the right decision sets the tone for the whole day. Have a fantastic day Becky and keep on stepping!!

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NEVERGIVEUP68 1/24/2012 5:57PM

    I am so proud of you Becky and your daughter. emoticon emoticon emoticon You did it.

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