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Awesome Early Mother's Day Present and Motivation

Saturday, May 03, 2014


A crucial part of my following a healthy lifestyle plan is looking at my motivation photos every day. I have some on my goal board on my start page and I have them on my laptop, too. My favorite one of all is one I got from Joyinky and it is a picture of her and her dog in a field with her own words written on it. It has more meaning because it is real life from someone who has walked the walk. (And hooped the hoop?).They say a picture is worth a thousand words and it is true.
I wanted to have more motivation pictures that meant something to me. My daughter took pics of me at the beach (this, in itself was difficult- I think a lot of running pictures have got to be faked).

And then she wrote captions in pretty lettering. I gave her the captions.

I took some of her, but she didn't do them yet. I wonder whether she read my blog where I commented that I might get the pics by next year! Anyway, I got a great gift!!! And I happen to know that I might get a pickle ball racquet, too. Does it get any better?
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QUEENIEBELLE 5/16/2014 11:26AM

    I love this idea! Great blog and wonderful inspiration. Your pictures on the beach and personal quotes are so neat- what a cool daughter. (pretty cool mom too!)

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IRON_RESOLVE 5/12/2014 8:02AM

    I loved this entire blog! Photos, captions, inspiration, everything in it's entirety!

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MEMKEEPR 5/7/2014 12:14PM

    emoticon I love the beach and one of my motivation pictures is a woman running on the beach. emoticon

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JSPIN74 5/5/2014 9:57AM

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KANOE10 5/4/2014 7:45AM

    That is a lovely gift from your daughter. I also use pictures for inspiration on a daily basis. I think personalizing the motivational images with you in it, is even more beneficial. What a great idea. I may work on one of my own.



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VELVETB1 5/3/2014 10:55PM

    This is fantastic! What a wonderful early gift.
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MALAMI518 5/3/2014 8:40PM

    I love your photos and your quotes. I've been meaning to do something similar, but I haven't made the time yet. I remind myself to RUN HAPPY often, especially the days I'm worried about my pace. :-)

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SEABREEZE64 5/3/2014 7:24PM

    Love the photos and comments!!! Yep, that is the key - just go.....

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LILYDOG11 5/3/2014 5:14PM

    Great pics and such an imaginative way of doing the pics. You look great !!

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ROXYZMOM 5/3/2014 4:00PM

    That is so sweet! They look great! You must be a great Mom to have raised such a thoughtful daughter. I bet you are a great inspiration to her.
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JOYINKY 5/3/2014 2:39PM

    Wonderful gift! I love every one! I hear of pickle ball from my friends on SP but not aware of anyone playing it around here. Again Love the Pictures!!

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NHES220 5/3/2014 12:46PM

    Great pictures! What an awesome gift!

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TENNESSEEWALKER 5/3/2014 12:37PM

    Very nice pictures of you, and love your captions. What a lovely gift from your daughter!

P.S. I agree the pictures of models walking and running are made with techniques that don't involve walking or running.

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