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Friday, August 10, 2012

My friend Hope and I followed each other to 7-11 at lunchtime. I was telling her that even though I had had all my allotted soda for a week, I was going to have some today because I'd been good and I wanted to dangit! She told me, "no excuses!" And I told her I didn't care. But she did make me pause and think as I went through the Taco Bell drive thru. And actually, water sounded pretty darn good! Thanks for making me pause, Hope :)
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  • ENUFF81020
    Way to go--and congrats on having such a good friend, one who understands your goals enough to make you think about them and stick with it is a wonderful friend and a special gift.
    Speaking of, I have been so tied up with beginning of school that I haven't done much sparking. 2weeks ago, I lost 2.2 pounds but this week, I gained .4. That still puts me at a net loss of 2.6 since I/we started 3 weeks ago. I am happy with that. My reason for the small gain this week is pretty dumb too. I haven't been eating enough. I get so busy at work and at home that I don't eat enough and then I have a gain when it makes no sense at all. I know that this is all about taking care of myself and when I don't eat enough, I haven't done my job. My new schedule has so many kids on it that I go all day without a prep or a lunch time. I fix something to eat midday while I am teaching, but it isn't the same as having time away fromt he kids to really eat.
    Yesterday was our birthday party for Mitchell--and yes, I did have pizza again, but it left me too full for cake or ice cream. I figured that after the week I had for eating that a bit of a splurge would be good for my body. It needs to know that it won't starve, lol. I know that, but apparently my body isn't connected to my brain.
    Today is for me andmy family--not work. That is typically my school routine with Sunday being "sacred" and not about my job. I hope that the rain lets up and that we all can enjoy thi day.
    Enjoy your Sunday as well--when you have a free minute, let me know how things are going. Together, we shall make it to our goals.
    Gentle hugs,
    1519 days ago
    1532 days ago
    That is great to have someone that makes you rethink what is the best
    1534 days ago
    It's a change from your life way, I'll bet it felt great. Way to Go!
    1534 days ago
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