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Party tonight

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

It's our Executive Director's retirement party tonight (though he's staying on for a while as a consultant to help the new ED transition). Volunteers and sponsors will be attending - about 200 in all I think.

Unfortunately, this means that I don't have as much control as I would like over what I'll be eating. I'm thinking I may just try not to eat anything (unless there are fruits and vegetables) and eat dinner later.

As an intovert, I'm not really looking forward to mingling with a bunch of people I don't know... Oh well, it's only one night.

Had to get my stairs in this morning, even though I woke up to rain this morning. Happily, I really just got sprinkled on though my shoes were awfully wet.

My Stair Climbing Streak is 12 days now - 24,702 total stairs - 63% of the way up Mt. Everest.
My Exercise Streak is 52 days.
My Nutrition Tracking Streak is 4 days! Big emoticon

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    Good luck attending the party. I know how you feel - I'm not one to mingle much. I think your plan regarding the food is a good one - that's generally what I do when I feel I have to attend a social function. Congrats on your streaks - I like the way you compare the stair climbing to climbing Mt. Everest - what a motivator!
    1737 days ago
    hi alisa, hope you find your way back from mt. Everest!
    you rock!
    1737 days ago
  • BAKER1009
    That's awesome...keep up the great work!!
    1737 days ago
    You're doing so well, keep up your streaks way to go!
    1737 days ago
    Awesome streaks! Keep it up!
    1738 days ago
    LOVE THOSE STREAKS !! WOOHOOO YOU CAN and WILL DO THEM !!! I know you CAN !! Esp that Tracker !! I ALSO am going to KEEP on doing it,,, for "normally" I do it "in my head" but than,,,, well something had stopped working as much, and EVERYTIME We do the tracker week,, I LOSE !! AND QUITE A BIT !! On Sun I was 3 lbs heavier,,,but that was in part due to an illness and stress,,,now my kitty cat is back home,,,,so the stress is back dOWN and I am a DELIGHTED CAMPAH !! WOOHOOO So this AM, I was back where I started 2 weeks ago (I had gained 3 lbs last week, so now that's GONE ! WOOHOOOO This will REALLY HELP THE TEAM !) ,,, I NEED to in ONE WEEK lose 3 lbs,, so HOPEFULLY That'll be next week,, by just BEING VERY CaREFUL with tracking,,,and STAYIN RIGHT In range,, NOT OVAH AND CERTAINLY NOT UNDaH !! For that's JUST AS BaD !!

    1738 days ago
  • FIT4MEIN2013
    You are doing well! Great streaks! When I go to parties, I will eat what is served IF I love it. If I don't love it, I wait until I get some. Life is too short to eat food that I don't like! LOL!
    1738 days ago
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