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Living the Good Life blog, theme... New Habit, day 1

Saturday, March 02, 2013

My long term goals include eating "normal" with occasional splurges for balance.

It will probably take more that the Winter into Spring challenge to achieve that, however, it does not stop me from trying.

It helps tremendously to track daily. If I do not track I am less accountable.

But,for me, the most important thing I do to keep my eating in check is my exercise.
I look back at all the years of yo-yo dieting and the most successful times were when I incorporated exercise.
I feel if I have control over becoming fit then I have won half the battle.
When I do not exercise and I am not on track with my eating then I begin to feel everything unravel.
Over the last year I have basically become addicted to working out and I feel better than I have in YEARS.

Go SP!
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JSPIN74 3/4/2013 10:09AM

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SUTERSPACE 3/3/2013 9:57PM

    Woo hoo!! YOU can do it!!

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TANYA602 3/3/2013 6:11PM

    I hear you! I never thought I would be one to even enjoy anything remotely related to exercise. Thank goodness for SP and mini streaks! I join you in this addiction!

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LYNBRINT 3/2/2013 3:43PM

    If you have to have an addiction, exercise is the one to have. Wishing you joy! emoticon

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MARATHONDAD 3/2/2013 12:23PM

    yes tracking is the key

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MSPLACEDAGAIN 3/2/2013 12:09PM

    I am totally in the same boat with tracking. It is the key. Let's do better together!

WooHoo

Eden

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HOPE4LOSS1 3/2/2013 11:26AM

    Exercise is awesome and I'm glad you've been doing it! Tracking is super important - and definitely helps get you toward your goal of eating "normal" with occasional splurges.
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HAVEFUN247 3/2/2013 11:20AM

    I can't wait for the day when I'm addictted to exercise. Keep on tracking!

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STEVIEBEE569 3/2/2013 10:30AM

    Much success to you with developing your habit of eating normal with the occasional splurge. Continue to track daily! You can do it!

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PATTISTAMPS 3/2/2013 10:26AM

    Eating normally is hard when we are bombarded with ads and people at the next table eating unthealty foods. Kudos for you realizing that you can't do it 100% of the time! But 90% of the time will still get us where we want and need to be! keep that firecracker fuse lit!!!

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MIMIDOT 3/2/2013 10:22AM

    Good for you! Keep trying. You can do it!

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