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Changing Your Mindset.....

Saturday, March 09, 2013

I was doing my strength training last night and as I was just beginning there was this little voice, ( I thought she was gone...but nooooo) that stated that she was just NOT strong enough tonight to do the whole workout, probably not even strong enough to do all the reps in each set! My reply was, "Hogwash!!" (word changed for the sake of the children), "You are EXACTLY as strong as you were two days ago, you just don't want to do this! And that does NOT matter!" I began, and finished the whole routine and had no more trouble doing it than I ever do. Some huffing, some puffing, but isn't that what it's all about?

Then this morning I was watching a commercial for a cleaning item that stated "Gives you back your time to do what you want!" Showing a gentleman lying on a couch and punching a remote. I don't know where it came from...yes I do....but I had a quick flash of "Why aren't they showing him hopping on a bicycle?!?" Booyah...

I love it. These things are becoming second nature. I hoped and prayed it would happen, didn't quite believe it could happen to me, but it did...IT. DID. And if it can happen to me, then there isn't anyone out there who can't reach that place where changing your mindset happens and you can't ever go back, even if you want to, which you won't.

How Cool Is That?!?


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CANNIE50 4/3/2013 10:42PM

    Very cool that you had that reaction, and that you were able to jump over the hurdle of that negative little voice that tried to talk you out of your ST workout. Nice work!

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MOMMA_BEAR_69 3/13/2013 6:23PM

    HOGWASH is absolutely correct!!! You are doing a FANTASTIC job and you know it. So glad that you kicked that little devil right out of your and to the curb!!! Keep up your GREAT work!!! YOU CAN DO IT...YOU ARE SO WORTH IT!!!
Blessings and hugs,
Helen

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MORTICIAADDAMS 3/10/2013 10:40PM

    I miss being in that place and hope to be back there soon.

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SUNSET09 3/10/2013 4:22AM

  Way, cool as our words are more powerful than we think. We can overcome and now, you can do that much more the next time around! Good for you for staying faithful and being disciplined. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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RX_2_RV 3/10/2013 12:49AM

    Thanks for sharing your victory with us! Your excitement and enthusiasm comes right through the page!

emoticon Your metamorphosis is cause for celebration...non-food reward?

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AJDOVER1 3/9/2013 9:43PM

    You're an amazing woman!

There's no going back now.

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HAWTGRANNY2014 3/9/2013 8:13PM

    That little voice should just cool it. Great job. Keep on going. emoticon Kick that voice to the curb.

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KRISTYTROGERS 3/9/2013 6:16PM

    Great! I love hearing people that get past that little voice!

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LADYBUGFAERIE 3/9/2013 5:35PM

    Look up Sister Hazel - Change Your Mind. It will be your new theme song! LOL

I love having those moments where you realize just how different you've become!

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HWNHMMBRD 3/9/2013 3:30PM

    Very Cool!

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