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Instead of saying to the world "why me?" say "try me!"

Tuesday, December 03, 2013

I read that little quote somewhere this week and it's been in the back of my mind ever since. You either give up in life because something is unfair, or too hard or overwhelming, or you keep pushing until you conquer your challenge. Some definite food for thought.

This morning my scale is back to where it was two weeks ago. After going up last Tuesday, I was disheartened but I knew it would come down this week. Considering I had cheesecake and cookies and cheese and crackers over Thanksgiving, I think this is pretty significant and I can't wait to weigh in next week. I think I'll be in the 160s before the end of 2013!

We're planning a trip to NYC this weekend and I was worried about fitting exercise in since we're leaving so early in the morning and well be spending about 9 hours int eh car total. Then I remembered how much walking is involved in a NYC visit. Hopefully Faith can stand all that "exercise" without complaint.

So far the Xmas season is off to a peaceful start (though we still have to find some time to get an Xmas tree!) and I'm still feeling good about meeting my goals for the end of the year. Now if I could just find a fun NYE outfit!!

Happy first week of December Sparkfriends! What are you trying to fit in before the end of the month?
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  • v KEEPGOINGEMILY
    Sounds like such fun! Keep those goals in mind, and you'll do fine. I have a weight goal in mind for December, but keeping my exercise consistent is just as big a victory.
    998 days ago
  • v JES_IN_ME
    All that walking should definitely help you meet your goals! Best of luck to you & enjoy your trip! :-)
    998 days ago
  • v PRINCESS_SOFI
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  • v ARUNNINGKAT
    One of my life goals is to visit New York during the Christmas season! And yes, you will get a ton of walking in while there! Have a super awesome time! emoticon
    999 days ago
  • v SUZIPAM1
    nyc is the place to be
    999 days ago
  • v MSFROGGIE
    Trip to NY, how exciting!! Oh yes, you'll be getting your share of walking. emoticon

    It's life and we're allowed to indulge every once in a while. . . don't fret. You have set goals and you will make it!

    Keep up the great work. emoticon emoticon emoticon
    999 days ago
  • v CLESHER
    Ahhh NYC should be fun.....haven't been there since 2007 but I have been there at Christmas time and it is amazing....you will get plenty of exercise just stick to walking and taking hte subway....

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    999 days ago
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