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Wednesday, August 15, 2012      8 comments

"I had looked for happiness in fast living, but it was not there. I tried to find it in money, but it was not there either. But when I placed myself in tune with what I belie... Read more
My Favorite "Y" Word that Motivates ME is YIELD
Tuesday, August 14, 2012      6 comments

emoticon yield Definition 1. to produce something naturally or as a result of cultivation "My diet plan ... Read more
Why choose "X" for X-Ray when You Can Choose???????
Saturday, August 11, 2012      10 comments

Yes, I too have an infatuation with SUPERWOMEN!! There is nothing I would like more than to someday have the body of XENA- WARRIOR PRINCESS. However I may never ever h... Read more
My favorite "W" word is also my Lifesaver -- WALKING
Friday, August 10, 2012      7 comments

Thank goodness that we live in an area where we have lots of places we can walk and enjoy being outdoors. I think walking is the one mainstay of exercise that I have always ma... Read more
Thursday, August 09, 2012      6 comments

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Monday, August 06, 2012      4 comments

As I near the end of the alphabet I am beginning to really think long and hard on the words that I choose that motivate me. When I first started blogging the alphabet words of motivation, I had a couple secret reasons for doing so. First... Read more
T" words that motivate - transition, train, toolbox,
Sunday, August 05, 2012      5 comments

I am really partial to "T" words. There are just so many good ones to choose from. But I think the words that are talking to me right now are transition, train, and toolbox. Right now I am going through a huge transition in my thinking ab... Read more
"S" words that motivate? What else- Sparkpeople!!!!!!!!!
Friday, August 03, 2012      5 comments

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"R" is for RESIST
Thursday, August 02, 2012      5 comments

DEFINITION FROM: The American Heritage Dictionary 1. To strive to fend off or offset the actions, effects, or force of. 2. To remain firm against the actions, effects, or force of; withstand: a bacterium that resisted the antibiotic.... Read more
Q" is for Quality and Quantity
Tuesday, July 31, 2012      3 comments

So in this journey of dieting and exercising, I use to think that everything was about finding the foods that I could eat the most quantity - just to fill up my tummy and stop those hunger pangs. I would eat carrots, celery, apples, lettuce, cu... Read more
"P" words that Motivate -- Practice makes Perfect (Possible?)
Sunday, July 29, 2012      5 comments

It is an old saying that I say to myself all the time. I think my first experience with practice makes perfect came at a very young age when I took ballet lessons. Then later it was piano lessons, and then that carried with me through school. ... Read more
O is for Outstanding, Outrageous, and Obstinate
Friday, July 27, 2012      4 comments

When I think about people who have pushed the limits and achieved the goals they have set for themselves, the words that come to my mind are Outstanding, Outrageous and Obstinate. First off I feel how outstanding a person is for: 1. Sett... Read more
N is for Nutrition and Nature
Wednesday, July 25, 2012      4 comments

The "N" words that motivate me the most in this journey for good health are nutrition and nature. I have learned and continue to learn about how to eat nutriously. I love learning how our food choices are like deciding what medicine is g... Read more
Tuesday, July 24, 2012      6 comments

What could be better than getting your body up and moving and burning those calories that you have eaten? What could feel better than moving your muscles and shaking your b... Read more
L is for Listen, Learn and Love
Sunday, July 22, 2012      7 comments

There are so many good "L" words, but the ones that mean the most to me are listen and learn. Maybe because my parents were both teachers, I learned very early in life that t... Read more

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