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Inspiring myself

Monday, April 22, 2013

I love all the "fitspo" and other motivational graphics out there. My desktop background right now is simply, "Yes you can." It reminds me that, even though it can be tough to accomplish my dreams, I can. I can finish my homework. I can say no to a piece of cake. I can go to bed at a reasonable hour. I can take it all one step at a time.


I have often thought it would be neat to design some of those myself. Tonight, I tried for the first time. The background is a photo I found online; I did not see any copyrights, so I borrowed it. I then tried to come up with a short, positive phrase I could repeat to myself until it become engrained in my brain. One I felt could help guide me if I used it regularly. This is the result.

(Please don't tell me if you don't like it... I am not confident in doing things like this and am nervous like crazy just to post it. emoticon Do tell me though if you find a copyright for it. I don't want to steal someone's work.)
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MRFUZZ 5/7/2013 11:32AM

    I am going to use the yes I can to help motivate me! I love what you are doing!

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TWINSFITBY40 4/25/2013 11:26AM

    Awesome, Lisa!!! emoticon

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BOMBCHELL23 4/24/2013 5:21AM

    I want to print it out and keep it within my sight to motivate me. I am so proud of you for trying something new and being willing to post it. It takes a great deal of courage! Kudos to you my friend. How is your rise and shine going?

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GRACEOMALLEY 4/23/2013 7:31PM

    Super! You go girl!
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GABSTER26 4/23/2013 6:33PM

    yup!!! it's a winner......I love anything that is motivational....but truly one that comes from the heart is always good....


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CINDHOLM 4/23/2013 5:05PM

    emoticon LOVE IT!!! emoticon

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CINDYSDAY 4/23/2013 12:44PM

    Awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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MEBAZI 4/23/2013 10:55AM

    I think it is amazing!!! I just wish I could get larger version for MY desktop! emoticon

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BOBINVA 4/23/2013 10:26AM

    Love it!

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HAPPY-DESTINY 4/22/2013 11:42PM

    Love it..make more... Make it Happen!

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ARMYWIFEKASS 4/22/2013 11:20PM

    I think it turned out really good, I love the quote :)

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