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Rude Awakening

Monday, November 26, 2012

I have not blogged in a while. I have struggled with tracking. I have not been drinking my water. I have been really sporadic with the gym visits and with the running. I've been sporadic with my Sparking. I have struggled daily and nightly with the food fest that is "Hallo-Giving-Mas" which runs from October 31 until January 1.

And the weight loss task master (AKA the scale) has been kind...or at least indifferent...up until this morning.

It kicked me in the pants with a 5 lb bounce up from the 196lbs I had recorded several months ago. I know. I'm first person in the history of the world to have this happen to them, right? How unfair!

So...I'm raising my 64 oz glass of lemon water to "away from" motivation (which was the very first topic of my very first blog post back in May 14 of this year!) and I'm running (literally and figuratively) away from that rude wake up call. emoticon

Cheers!
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  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

INGBADEN 11/28/2012 7:53AM

    It is a hard time of year.

I too have slipped up lately.

Vowing to get my tail to the gym and get back on track.

We should stalk each other.

Light and Love emoticon

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GEEMAWEST 11/27/2012 10:58PM

    You can do this! Just keep sparkin' and never give up!!

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SUSANS706 11/27/2012 10:25AM

    At least you know you are in good company!! I'm rowing that same boat!!! Most importantly, we are here!! We can do this!!!

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SCAREWALDORF 11/27/2012 10:04AM

    Welcome to the club. One day at a time and we'll be back to being fabulous.

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TATTER3 11/27/2012 6:45AM

    Keep Sparkin'!!

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BEECHNUT13 11/26/2012 10:22PM

    A couple weeks of watching will take are of it - never you fret!

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CARTOONB 11/26/2012 10:09PM

    Agreed...totally unfair! Welcome back to the Spark fold.

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LE7_1234 11/26/2012 2:25PM

    emoticon emoticon emoticon

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DEZZIEJAMES 11/26/2012 2:18PM

    You can do this gorgeous!!!

P.S. I adore your Christmas tree of veggies! How inventive!!!!

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SOUTH_FORK 11/26/2012 2:18PM

    Yup, you can do this. I am picturing myself just barely squeaking onto Spark Santa's "nice list" after spending the last week oblivious to my body's needs. There's room for you too- no lumps of coal for Triangle Woman!

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TALENKARR1 11/26/2012 1:04PM

    I feel your pain sweety


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TAYGRL 11/26/2012 11:08AM

    You got this.
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MISTY_MOUNTAINS 11/26/2012 9:35AM

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FATBASTICH 11/26/2012 9:01AM

    You can do it! Refocus and rededicate. Hang in there.

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FANGFACEKITTY 11/26/2012 8:51AM

    On a positive note...it could have been worse! I know that when I start making excuses to not stand on the scale I'm probably headed in the wrong direction. And since I weigh in the mornings and I don't like to be awake in the mornings I use that as my motivation to avoid those rude awakenings lol.

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ALICIALYNNE 11/26/2012 8:51AM

    What JOHNTJ1 said!

Yyyyyep, we've all been there! You can do it!

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LAC936 11/26/2012 8:33AM

    Ouch. As you can see from the responses your not alone.
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LADYFROMTHEWOOD 11/26/2012 8:30AM

    I agree with JOHNTJ1... cheers!

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LOVESLIFE48 11/26/2012 8:28AM

    I'm in the same boat as you emoticon Cheers

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JOHNTJ1 11/26/2012 8:22AM

    Close your eyes and see a whole group of people with a slight grimace on their faces, all nodding in wise agreement with your post. You have so much company so you are not alone. It's not a failure its just another step on the journey.

Put on a positive attitude and begin again. Really though, isnt every day a holiday, kinda sorta?

Much Love

John

PS Blog more!!! It helps flush away some of the emotional toxins and its fun too!!!

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WELLNESSME09 11/26/2012 8:14AM

    emoticon emoticon

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TRYINGHARD54 11/26/2012 8:13AM

    ohhhhhhhhhhhh, I know the feeling... BUT! emoticon

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