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Tales of Success

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

"It is through generating stories of our own crisis and hope and telling them to one another that we light the path ." Rosemary Radford Reuther

Had a setback in your life recently and keeping it in well don't. Sharing your troubles with another well for one unburdens you. It let others know you are human like we all are .It helps others learn from your mistakes.

By telling someone your misfortune might allow them to see the light at how healing and lightening this practice is. It is healthy to admit your mistakes and say you are human.
Just because you ate a bag of chips and didn't exercise for a week doesn't make you less of a person . It means that you made a mistake that's it. One you can learn and grow from. One you can help another with on this long journey.

So with that said I will say I haven't been working as hard as I can on my eating habits. Lately I have been leaving a little something on the table at the gym, Sometimes I don't even show up. I need to do better with getting my eight hours in, But I am human. I am learning from my mistakes, hopefully helping you guys by admitting this and moving on. Today is a great day for success.
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  • LOVESLIFE48
    I have not been doing great on my exercise and eating. Today is a new day and I'm goning to give it my best shot!! emoticon
    1190 days ago
  • SLIMMERJESSE
    Lovely blog. I voted for it.
    1190 days ago
  • HOLLYM48
    Tomorrow is a new day and a new start! We are all here to cheer each other on so here is a cheer for you!! emoticon emoticon you are emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
    1190 days ago
  • BLITZEN40
    Mistakes mean you're trying! The fact that you go to the gym at all is commendable. None of us will eat perfectly all the time. We are not robots. Sometimes it's good to do what you enjoy doing and have a treat or take a day off from the gym. It means you are enjoying life, so I say good for you! emoticon
    1191 days ago
  • MARTYLYNN1
    We are all human and tend to get off track from time to time. A friend on here posted a blog a couple of years back about 2 steps forward 1 back. She felt like as long as she was ahead on the steps forward she was ahead. I try to do a little better than 2 to 1 but I do have my steps back too. All too often. ;-)
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    Comment edited on: 6/25/2013 9:20:15 PM
  • MEXGAL1
    as we all say, it's a process....we learn and eventually we put into place new habits that we gain control over and blast away many of the old bad habits.

    here's to building good habits!
    1191 days ago
  • JACKIE542
    Very good to admit our mistakes, learn from them and move on, every day is a new day, we can make it count. emoticon
    1191 days ago
  • RACEWELLWON
    Everyday is new beginning !! Hugs Karen - Thanks for stopping by Midnighters Page !! emoticon
    1192 days ago
  • SIRENSONGS
    It's definitely helpful to let others know about our problems or setbacks! I know it definitely works for me. After I fess up to binging or not exercising, I am that much more ready to accept the challenge and get right back on track.

    You have such an awesome and healthy attitude, and thank you so much for your honesty! We all need to learn from our mistakes, forgive ourselves, and then move on. I'm hoping you can find the strength and motivation you need to accomplish your goals this week!

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    1192 days ago
  • GINGER_BEAR
    Today certainly is a new day for success! emoticon emoticon emoticon
    1192 days ago
  • WENDYSPARKS
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  • KLMEIRING
    Thanks for posting this, Joanne. I am hoping that today is a day of renewed commitment and strength for you. Have a good one!


    1192 days ago
  • MSLZZY
    Every day is another challenge but also another opportunity to find the balance you need to succeed. Keep on SParking! HUGS!
    1192 days ago
  • FERRETLOVER1
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    Thanks for sharing!
    1192 days ago
  • GOLFGMA
    We can all learn from one another and support when we fail. Good message. emoticon
    1192 days ago
  • DARLY55
    Nice one! Enjoy your successful day! Each day is a new beginning. emoticon
    1192 days ago
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