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December Spark Challenge

Saturday, December 07, 2013

It has been difficult to come up with an elegant way to start this blog so I won't: I'm not an alcoholic. I just think it is pretty hard to argue that drinking alcohol is good for you, it is mostly for fun. Yes I know that it is said a glass of red wine a week is good for your heart and so forth, but I am fairly certain there are not studies published that say NOT drinking a glass of red wine a week is BAD for your heart. Anyways, I enjoy a drink every now and then, but I think in the spirit of monthly fitness challenges I am going to have the Dry December Challenge, which will end on the New Years Eve party. I got this idea when I realized just how much carbs and sugar are in alcohol in conjunction with the negative effects it can have on your sleep and your metabolism. So lets tip our glasses (of seltzer) to a dry december! I have made one of my dashboard goals No Alcohol and will check it off every day when I log in.

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SPEEDY143 12/19/2013 5:17PM

    emoticon Cheers to a Virgin December... sort of goes with the season doesn't it emoticon

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REJOHNSON3 12/8/2013 6:45AM

    Congratulations GREGORY on your commitment to set an achievable goal and work towards it with a reward in mind at the completion of reaching your goal. Keep up your good work and just keep doing it too for your good health.

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CHEETARA79 12/7/2013 8:15AM

    Yay! Great challenge. I will support you as best I can. I will make you mocktails and we will have sober good times together!!!

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