5,500-6,999 SparkPoints 6,743

It's my time

Monday, January 07, 2013

I joined SP last year in September knowing I needed something to help me pull myself together. I was sure if I found it I would succeed. At the time I didn't consider that I had been looking for a LONG time and hadn't found it yet. I was stuck in the I need to be accountable to something/someone but never believed enough in myself to be accountable to ME. So needless to say I did nothing but slide further into the pit until NOW :)

When I joined SP I made my page and wrote about guilt and feelings of inadequacy. Today I know that being fit, healthy, skinny .... is not goign to change that. I am choosing a different path today. I am choosing to nurture me - mind body and spirit. I am no longer waiting for someone to do it for me.

I am holding myself accountable for loving myself enough to reach for the things I want. I will acknowledge the negative thought demon in my head but I will not let those thoughts rule me. I will use accountability to help me succeed but never again will I think "no one will know" I WILL KNOW!!

Today is a new day, a better day and yesterday was pretty good so today is going to ROCK. I am off to do a SP video before I start my day because I will know if I slack off :)
Share This Post With Others
Member Comments About This Blog Post
  • TANYA602
    I'm glad you found SP and have started back anew. I have been here almost a year and each day brings some new tidbit of info, whether thru the articles, friend's blogs and more. I hope that I can offer you any support and friendship you need!
    1777 days ago
    Great realization, "I WILL KNOW" Keep that spirit going. emoticon
    1777 days ago
    The only way to succeed at anything, is to take 1 step at a time and be happy with it! If you fall pick yourself up, if you take a step back, if you stall, just take a step toward your goal, no matter how small!

    emoticon emoticon
    1777 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.