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Hitting a tiny goal (Blog #437)

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Read a good MOTIVATION article here on SP today. One thing it talked about was having small goals. I have to get back to celebrating those little things. Funny, at home, my husband and I talk about "it's the little things" when we express gratitude for our relationship. I need to do the same for me.

Today, I did a few little things that hit the mark.


First, I actually remembered to set my water goal (great new app on the ipad helps - "DrinkRight"). Second, I actually MADE the water goal (great new app on the ipad helps as it nags me all day long).



And third, oh I had a great dinner full of veggies. That's actually a big deal because I am house sitting for a friend this week. I find it challenging to eat well when in other people's houses. But I had my favorite veggie: fresh artichoke. And... added some "finds" from yesterday's Farmer's Market stint: carrots and corn.









I will be looking for the small victories tomorrow!

QUOTE OF THE DAY:
"Ninety-nine percent of failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses."
George W. Carver

PHOTO OF THE DAY... Hubby sent me a photo of what I was missing! nice guy!!
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COMPUCATHY 6/3/2013 10:10PM

    That WAS nice of him! LOL. Artichoke, eh? Have I ever eaten an Artichoke? I don't think I have. I'll have to add that to my list of new things to try! Thanks for the idea. Hope you are having a good week! Thanks for the encouragement! Spark on! emoticon emoticon

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REJ7777 6/2/2013 6:02AM

    Wishing you a successful day that's filled with many of those "small things" that make life enjoyable!

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AELARLEE1 5/23/2013 10:26AM

    Great blog and I miss letting myself be encouraged/inspired and motivated by them!

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GAYEMC 5/21/2013 5:29PM

    Good job on the mini goals! I've been eating a lot of artichokes lately, yours looks beautiful.

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BGUMBA 5/21/2013 10:14AM

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BOOKAPHILE 5/21/2013 10:03AM

    Those small ones add up to some large accomplishments down the road!

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KALIGIRL 5/21/2013 8:44AM

    Gorgeous day you missed - emoticon on your small goals!

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ONEKIDSMOM 5/21/2013 7:20AM

    emoticon small goals! And we all know from experience that there is nothing more empowering that achieving one of those small goals.

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HEALTHY4ME 5/21/2013 6:51AM

    So glad to see you back and glad you found some small goals to celebrate!

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