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Journey of the Mad Pants...

Monday, June 09, 2014

So, I have lost the wagon again... life has been SO stressful over the past months and diet has been the last thing on my mind. I eat whatever is there... usually more healthy than not, but certainly not low calorie or fat.

I have noticed this in the past month by my pants getting more and more mad at me... and I even broke down and bought a couple of pairs of new pants (in a bigger size emoticon )!

Anyway, yes... lots of stress. Still no resolution on my job situation... and the fiscal year is coming to a close WAY faster than I'd like. I have finally started applying outside of my division/department because I am feeling VERY stressed about the whole situation... despite having been told that I have nothing to worry about. (I just can't compute how no funding for my job after Jun 30th and no new job for me yet should equal don't worry... )

DH has been noticing weight issues too... so we've embarked on healthier eating starting now. I even made a smoothie this morning with beets and carrots (with other things of course)... what a beautiful color! With that, my snacks and lunch, I've had 6 servings of fruits/veggies already today! emoticon

I'm trying to set reasonable/attainable goals... haven't gotten those determined yet, but hopefully in the next couple of days.
Today, I am tracking and eating more f/v's and going to call that enough...
tomorrow... the world! emoticon
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SAM_FIT_2014 6/10/2014 11:52AM

    Thanks, Ladies!
I really don't want to leave my organization (in fact, it makes me ill to think about it), but I have to do what is best for my family and my own well-being too. If God makes it work here, GREAT! If not, maybe there is some amazing opportunity that I would miss if I kept my blinders on.

Hopefully I'll have something positive to post before long....

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CHANGELIFE2016 6/9/2014 5:37PM

    I agree. I wouldn't rely on your organization with the job issue! i think it's a good idea to have a back-up,. who knows something better might come along anyways!

Glad to see you back and posting Sam!!

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CATTUTT 6/9/2014 5:33PM

    Oh man, how are you NOT supposed to worry about your job? That has to be mega stress, I can't even imagine!

Great job on those freggies, though. That's a great place to start.

Woo hoo for having your dh on board to do the healthy living thing with you, that's a pretty good set up.

Good luck!

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