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Bringing Order to Chaos


Saturday, August 18, 2012

It is all about control. Getting back into Sparkpeople has done a lot for my attitude, in a good way....

By being mindful of my eating have brought order to the chaos of my life. I am a single mom with two young kids. I manage an office that is in the public eye. I am extremely busy and stressed out most of the time and feel like much of my life is out of my control. . . I eat to calm myself and that can get out of control too.

Tracking brings a sense of order to it all. If I know I am getting all the nutrients I need, it helps me realize that food is not really what I need. I am working on trying to find things that are satisfying and don't involve calories.

It is not at easy as it sounds.



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MARILYNPHALL 8/18/2012 5:51PM

    True! Also, it is amazing how bringing just one chaotic aspect of life under control can make everything else easier to deal with!

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READE2MOVE2012 8/18/2012 5:47PM

  At times, it is diificult to realize how just one out of order item in your life can create utter chaos.

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