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Sunday, June 24, 2012

I had a spa day recently with treatments which I enjoyed. During a facial and massage. I said I had a dry skin? The answer was "Drink more water."
At a manicure I asked about my brittle nails, the answer was "drink more water!".
I had make up done, where I mentioned bags under my eyes .Yes you guessed it.
"Drink more water."
I thought I do drink a lot of water.
But I hadn't actually measured what I consumed.
I am doing so now. I use a pretty tall poppy decorated glass just for water. It stands out from other plain glasses so its my reminder. See the Poppy glass, use it to drink water.
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MIMAWELIZABETH 9/30/2012 6:00AM

    This is an excellent suggestion! I have an old 32-ounce plastic drink container, with a lid and large flexible straw, that I ALWAYS keep filled with plain water (usually straight from the tap). No matter what I may be drinking, the water stays next to it. My personal rule is, I have to finish and refill the water container every time I pour myself something else to drink.

BTW, how many glasses ARE you drinking now?!

P.S. How old, you may wonder, IS my water "bottle"? The small print on the side, which says you can refill the container for 59 cents at the "Der Wienerschnitzel," also says that special price expires April 30, 1991!


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SPARKLEIIGHGAL 7/27/2012 9:38AM

    Great idea. Thanks

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ANIHAKA 7/24/2012 10:05AM

    I agree with you entirely. Thanks time 4 me to use the one glass and continue on like you.

Isn't it lovely outdoors but oh so hot! Take care Irene.

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TOVEYTWIRL 6/29/2012 2:14AM

    I suffer from muscle cramps at night so I will definately be upping my water intake!! I already drink lot's of water now as it's very hot here!!!

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100LBLIGHTER 6/28/2012 1:32PM

    So true, everything is better with water. I find I drink more water if it is not chilled or iced. So, I place a pitcher with my eight - eight ounce glasses right there on the kitchen counter...in front of me to see. I aim for it to be gone by evening. This works for me, a homemaker who is in and out of the kitchen all day. Enjoyed reading your blog, emoticon

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SPARKFRAN514 6/26/2012 4:51PM

    We now know what Spark guy says is true drinking WATER is good for us . I 9now have a special glass to drink my water out of and i add a little lemon which is helping thanks for the GREAT BLOG keep that poppy glass close by emoticon emoticon idea

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DOOBRIE 6/25/2012 3:24PM

    Love the sound of your poppy glass!

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4DOGNIGHT 6/25/2012 9:43AM

    Great idea! I've never had a problem with drinking water! I have a cup going all day long. I never measure but water is my drink of choice and when one cup is empty, I fill it again! Lovely to have a spa day!

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HANNAHV 6/25/2012 8:02AM

    love it!!!!!!how blessed are we..... emoticon

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DSJB9999 6/25/2012 3:48AM

    emoticon for sharing and reminding us of this super ingredient for so many body elements

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CT-FL-SNOWBIRD 6/24/2012 11:02PM

    Dehydration also causes muscle cramps and soreness.

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DETERMINEDJANET 6/24/2012 6:58PM

    Good information! Guess I should increase my already huge quantity of water daily! I have dry skin and brittle nails too!

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SUNRISE14 6/24/2012 5:38PM

    emoticon emoticon I by health choice grape juice in the 64 oz bottle 1.88 at wal-mart now i got 4 bottles and divide the one bottle of juice evenly between the other 3 and finish filling it with water . Gives me plenty of flavor harldly no calories and when a bottles empty i know i got my 8 glasses in for the day ! I just don't like plain water ! Good luck ! emoticon

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GABY1948 6/24/2012 12:39PM

    GREAT idea...and I can attest that water fixes all the ailments they told you! Have a GREAT Sunday!

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PAWKETS 6/24/2012 10:00AM

    Good idea

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