Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.
8,500-9,999 SparkPoints 8,540

Weight loss...The Internet...and Thank you!

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

This week, I worked very hard to stay on track. I tried to keep up with my planning and eating healthy meals, drinking my water, sleeping 7-9 hours, getting good exercise, and blogging/posting. I say I tried, because I feel like this week was more of a struggle than it should have been. Why, you ask??? Because I had no internet for the last 5 days. Yes, no internet. You know what that means!!?! NO SPARKPEOPLE!!! GGGAAAAAAHHHHHH!!!!!! emoticon emoticon emoticon

I know in my head that not being able to log in, shouldn't really affect my performance, but it did! I felt so out of it, not being able to tally my food correctly. So, I assumed my twitchiness and grouchiness was just that - my lack of food posting (I tracked on a paper but felt I had to guess on more things than I would like).
But it wasn't just tracking. Something else was missing. My friends and Teammies. I check in pretty much every day - even if it's short. So these last 5 days being unable to check in with, vent to, or cheer on my friends & teammies was so NOT fun!

I know we always here how important support and/or the buddy system is, when you are on a journey, but this weekend proved it for me!!

So, for all my teammies and fellow sparkers, I say THANK YOU!

Thank you for being givers of wisdom.
Thank you for being sounding boards.
Thank you for being good listeners.
Thank you for being cheerleaders and/or drill sergeants (depending on the day).
But most of all, thank you for the support and simply being you!!

Share This Post With Others
Member Comments About This Blog Post
    THANK YOU!!! You are such a wonderful addition to the Starlets!!
    1471 days ago
    Support is so important especially here on SparkPeople but you are back so everything will fall back into place.
    1473 days ago
  • SHAR8676
    I also find that the teams make such a difference to me too.

    1473 days ago
  • Add Your Comment to the Blog Post

    Log in to post a comment

    Disclaimer: Weight loss results will vary from person to person. No individual result should be seen as a typical result of following the SparkPeople program.