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Speed Motivating (a la Speed Dating)

Friday, March 23, 2012

Want to get recharged in sixty seconds or less? Scan a few pages of your friend feed! It's amazing what cream you hit right away, just skimming . . . you get the condensed version even from "friends of friends!"
[see bottom of page if you need help finding your full friend feed]

For example, these are all BLOG TITLES. Simply blog titles. And they're underlined for you on the feed! It's like a quick highlight reel of encouragement and advice nuggets!

One good decision at a time (Klong8)

Making a Difference (MamaSuds)

I need to have more faith in myself (Nancy-)

It's a Mindset (HawkEyeRant)

More Stress but a Good Run Today (HoundLover)

I have to believe: "He will finish" (MI-EllKayBee)

Truth Check Today (Klong8)

No excuses (SherylDS)

NOT Going to guilt myself further off track (Namaari)

Renew Yourself (LadyRose49)

Following in the Footsteps of Faith (MJRVIC2000)

Savouring Life Through the Five Senses (Watermellen)

Control Your Thoughts - Control Your Life (ID_Vandal)

Feeling Armed...And Ready (TravelGrrl)

I need to suck it up (Nancy- )

Strong Is the New Skinny! (VisualLyrics)

It's Good to be Listened To... (Little-Lori)

I'm not there yet, but I can see it from here ( MobyCarp)

A New Normal (CameoSun)

Depend on Christ ( LadyRose49)

Use It and Move It (BigLittleWoman)

Dieting is Permanent (Watermellen)

More of Just Life (I.M.Magic)

Let's Not Miss It! (MamaSuds)

I am a Finisher - Whatever It Takes (WarmSpringDay)

I Choose to Succeed Every Day (SetAGoal1)

Wasn't that fast and easy? And don't you feel better already? Try it some time!

[To find your friend feed, go to the My Trackers bar and click START. Look in the bottom right corner of the white box area and click the red letters which say "SEE FULL FRIEND FEED.]

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
MAMASUDS 3/25/2012 12:15PM

    Thanks for the speedy motivation! Now if I could just get warm. BRRRRR, I'm cold.

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LEAN-N-LEXY 3/24/2012 8:53AM

    Those are awesome.

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WATERMELLEN 3/23/2012 7:25PM

    Didn't know about this . . . what a great idea. Speed motivating!! Thanks!!

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ID_VANDAL 3/23/2012 6:47PM

    You are amazing. I just read your last few blogs and I'm sitting here just thanking God I came across you here in Sparkland.

You bring so much to your blogs and always have something that makes me think!!

Great job and thanks alot. I didn't know about that friend feed either so thanks for that!



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BIGLITTLEWOMAN 3/23/2012 12:15PM

    That's a nice efficient way of finding good material and insight. Thanks for this, it seems like a timersaver and almost guarantee of finding motivation.

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CHICKEYBABE56 3/23/2012 10:40AM

    You are so smart! I do look at feeds but go to every single page. Duh!!!! I didn't know about the friend feed. THANKS! You are absolutely right about motivation from others and many days it is our blog entries that keep me on my feet and moving in the right direction. THANKS FOR THE LEARNING! Lisa emoticon

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NANCY- 3/23/2012 10:16AM

    Those titles do suck me in. I scan the Friend Feed to to check on folk's status too.

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    Hey, I did not realize how easy that was! Thank you, my friend! emoticon emoticon

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ADJQUILTER 3/23/2012 6:14AM

    Great idea! Also a good way to speed check for anyone who might need a little extra encouragement. emoticon s are the best!

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WARMSPRINGDAY 3/23/2012 5:14AM

    You are so right! Love it!

I love looking at my friend feed, but don't find time to do it every day.

Blessings on your day, my friend!

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VISUALLYRICS 3/23/2012 1:30AM

    emoticon Lol!! Great idea! very uplifting!

I am finding out that "Strong is the new skinny!" my own life every day ....more & more!

TGIF!, Laura emoticon

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