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New start, big changes

Saturday, October 05, 2013

Ok, so I feel like I do this all the time. I get the motivation to do something, but then either lose interest or my motivation. I want to make this the LAST time that I will be on this spiral. I NEED to lose weight. I have noticed that I am using my inhaler more, I get out of breath doing the easiest things, and I feel run down and sick. emoticon emoticon

emoticon Starting Monday I am going to be using the gym at school. It is included in our tuition and they are now open until 8pm Mon-Fri. YAY! I will be scheduling the gym into my calendar so that there are no excuses. I used to LOVE the gym and would go everyday. How things change in 13 years. LOL

emoticon After work tonight I am going to be stopping at the grocery store and picking up fruits & veggies. Again, things that I would eat all the time and now I just feel like "Ehh". I want to LOVE healthy food again. I know that when I eat healthy, I feel healthy! This will include drinking more water. I know that I drink at least 8 glasses, but I would drink 12 glasses a day. emoticon

emoticon I don't know when I last stepped on this. Oh, wait yeah I do. A couple weeks ago and it was NOT pretty! So accountability is key. I will have to schedule time on SP and do a blog at least once a week talking about my accomplishments and yes, those non-accomplishments (accountability right?).

emoticon So, here is to a new me, the old me. The one who loved fitness and eating healthy. The one who had high self-esteem and never made excuses. It is going to be a battle, but an up hill one. A battle to prove that with everything going on in my life I can find balance and reach my goals that focus on me!


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EWKA101 10/9/2013 12:58AM

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PGHP31CK 10/5/2013 1:11PM

    You CAN do this!! You have a plan, and that's the first step! Small steps add up! Keep your eyes on the prize, and just keep moving.

I'm cheering for you!!! Woohoo!

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NEWMEINTWENTY14 10/5/2013 9:22AM

    That is an awesome idea! Another way to stay accountable! Thanks for the tip!

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WRITINGRUNNER 10/5/2013 9:21AM

    emoticon I agree, accountability is definitely the key. I have 2 friends, (who don't actually know each other), and we message every time we exercise. This is the longest I've stayed motivated in quite a while.

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