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Some Things I Need to Do

Sunday, August 18, 2013

Reading others' blogs lately has given me some great ideas. I need to read more blogs to get these ideas and to remind myself that I am not alone in this fight. I need to work on my following through with these ideas.

I must remind myself that I am strong, active, beautiful and competent. I will strive to improve myself and I will succeed at it. I am worthy of this success. I will smile more. I want to be happier and by smiling more, I will remember to be happy. And smiles are contagious.

I will give myself a challenge each day. Just one to start with - I will add more if I feel that I need to or feel that I can handle more. I will post this challenge prominently to make myself more likely to do it.

Today I am going to challenge myself to limit my computer time. Some days, I get involved with it and realize afterwards that I've spent way too much time on it. Sitting does not get things done and it doesn't use a lot of calories.

Now that I think about this, I am going to have this be a challenge all week. My timer is coming out again and will be set. I will see how many things I can time this week. It will give me a better idea of where my time goes. I want to make the most of each day.

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
BARCLE 8/19/2013 5:36PM


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FITMARY 8/19/2013 8:28AM

    The timer is a GREAT idea! I think I may need something similar.....
Good luck with this week's goal!

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SLIMLILA 8/18/2013 8:50PM

    Oh NO, Patty,
limit my computer time,,, unheard of.... that is certainly going to be a challenge.

I think you may have hit the nail on the head with your comment on my blog asking if yesterday was a full moon, it's pretty big out there tonite.

I find myself re-thinking whether I should go to my conference. The reasons:
1. I will miss my walks
2. I will have to eat their food, instead of my own home-prepared...
3. I won't be able to read as much.

See what happens tomorrow....

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GRNDMOM43 8/18/2013 12:18PM

    emoticon You are doing things to make yourself better each day! Babysteps bring us to our goal.

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KYOUNGS71 8/18/2013 9:46AM

    Thanks for sharing your goal. I, too, spend too much time on the evil machine. It's amazing how easy it is to get sucked in. Using a timer is a great idea.

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AWESOMECHELZ 8/18/2013 9:21AM

    I relate to the computer time......I am working on that too myself. Have a beautiful day!
Love, Chelsea emoticon

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