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CTILLEY7911
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well iv never had self cofidence im over weight and have health problems my whole life but i married the best man lil over a year ago and he def makes me feel beautiful i dont see wat he sees i just see fat acne and sick but he sees something else and for that im grateful. i def have more times now when i feel pretty or even lil hot bc of him and thats a great gift.



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9/25/12 11:17 A

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I really don't know what being beautiful feels like. I have been over weight all most all my life. I was born with a red birthmark on part of my face. So beautiful to see is not me. I do know what pretty from within means and that I do feel many times. Friends tell me they see me and my face and size don't matter. We share good times together. I'm divoeced and mom to 6 children who have blessed me with 16 grand and 12 great grandchildren. When I feel needed and loved I feel pretty. My little 4-legged friend, Abby, sits with me. She listens to me, offers no advise, only offers her love. I like to sew, do crafts, wish I could walk now that it is fall, and I guess the best way to say I feel pretty is when I'm happy doing something I like with someone I love.


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ABETTERAMANDA
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9/25/12 7:31 A

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When my friends notice the changes I have made and encourage me!

Don't be afraid of change because it is always necessary for progress.


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MRSCLAUS46
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The glow I feel after a brisk walk in the autumn sun. emoticon

"Everything changed the day I figured out there was exactly enough time for the important things in my life....and I'm important"


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WANDASGONNADOIT
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9/23/12 6:41 A

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Hereevs, that's awesome!
I'm not marriied, but when my boyfriend walks by and gives me 'that' look...there's nothing better than that for me.


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1LIFE4ME
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9/18/12 1:27 P

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Where's the "like" button? That's awesome Hereeves:)



LIVERIGHTNOW
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9/18/12 12:52 P

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Good one hereeves!!!!!!!!

Kris
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HEREEVES
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9/18/12 12:47 P

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When my husband says "WOW"

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9/18/12 9:06 A

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I feel the most beautiful when I am painting. I think it's because I'm letting my personality show through more than usual and people see me for who I am and what I can create instead of what I look like.

I want to lose 55 pounds, and I'm going to lose 55 pounds.




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9/18/12 1:04 A

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When I am being nice to myself and others.

Co-Leader for the EE Team.

Amy from Oregon

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1LIFE4ME
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9/17/12 2:58 P

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Great answers!

"True beauty lies deep within. No matter what you look like on the outside, if you know you are beautiful, nothing can change that."

~ Amy Davis



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9/16/12 5:13 P

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Hmmm... I feel beautiful when... I've allowed myself to be calm (take some slow, deep breaths), shower etc., dress in some clothes that actually fit, and take some time to say something nice to myself, Works best when I know I've eaten healthy and/or exercised.
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My mantra: You have the choice.... Don't trade what you want most, for what you want at the moment.
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Be grateful for your problems....they often teach you something, but they always show you that you are stronger than you ever thought you were.

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ANHELIC
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9/16/12 12:15 A

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What makes me feel beautiful is know that God loves me no matter how I look. He looks on the inside, not the outside. I am divorced, and live with my 3 cats. When I am feeling down or a little depressed, my cats cling to me and they know something is just not right. That's again when I feel loved and beautiful. I feel beautiful on the inside and that for me is what matters the most. My few close friends have also commented that I look good since losing 27 lbs. I think when I love life itself, I feel beautiful as well.
Have a great weekend, my Sparkfriends.
Joan
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Go Dale Jr. 88 Go, We will both make it to the end of the race.


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MEGO_LAYNE
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9/14/12 10:42 P

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When someone gives you a genuine, not hitting on you compliment. For instance, one of my managers at work is a really polite older guy, married and respectable. One day I rushed past him definitely not looking my best and he said "You really are beautiful." Out of the blue, it made my day cos I know he wasn't just hitting on me!




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ANDIERUSSELL
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9/14/12 3:50 P

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When someone I feel is better looking then me gives me a compliment!


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DENISEHESTER
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9/14/12 2:44 P

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Actually when I pamper myself....make up. nice clothes. nails and toes done.

Denise Hester


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DIANNEMT
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9/14/12 11:54 A

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I feel beautiful when I spend some time on myself. I LIKE getting dressed in something that looks nice, and doing a little make-up. I don't HAVE to do that--but it gives me a lift. I do feel beautiful when I catch a glance in a mirror and like what I see! But I have lost 30+ pounds and can finally SEE the difference in me.

Dianne
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D7TOHIM
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9/13/12 9:27 P

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When I look at or visualize things - like a ballerina tutu and her slippers, in pink, for me. emoticon

"Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you'll recover your life. I'll show you how to take a real rest." (MSG, Matt.11:28)


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REDHED2010
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9/13/12 9:00 P

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A quick wink from my guy and a quick warm squeeze of the hand. emoticon


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WILDXANGELS
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avon products

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LIVERIGHTNOW
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9/13/12 1:18 P

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Well said MrsClaus

Kris
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RVANTER
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9/13/12 11:23 A

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When I read in my Bible that God calls me His Beloved!!!!

Happy Thursday!


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MRSCLAUS46
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9/13/12 11:21 A

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For me I always feel beautiful when I am my alter-ego Mrs. Claus either at Christmas time or other times in the year when we are called on--BUT I am well aware that is because I am in costume and not myself. For the everyday me--it's when I can do something for someone else or I can make someone else smile. emoticon

"Everything changed the day I figured out there was exactly enough time for the important things in my life....and I'm important"


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ANNMARIE8565
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9/13/12 10:17 A

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girlie603 answered it for me...

"You don't have to eat a perfect diet to be healthy. You will not suddenly get a nutrient deficiency or gain weight from one snack, one meal, or one day of eating. It's what you eat consistently over time that matter. Progress, not perfection, is what counts." Principle 10 of Intutive Eating -


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GIRLIE603
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9/12/12 10:27 P

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Tough question, because I don't know that I have felt that in years. So in that respect, it's a great question . . . because I obviously need to work on my negativity toward myself!

Yowzers! Thanks for the thought provoking question.

"Never give up on something that you can't go a day without thinking about."
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LIVERIGHTNOW
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9/12/12 9:55 P

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I'm with SDANLSON ....let me just blend into the crowd.

Kris
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RDGISME
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9/12/12 8:42 P

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I feel beautiful when I'm on the treadmill at the gym-almost feel like everyone is noticing me! Might be wishful thinking, but I am beautiful to myself when I am proving to myself that I AM A MIRACLE!!


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SPIRITSEEKER2
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nail polish not chipping off



Fluffy in SC

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JUMPINJULIE
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I like to take a shower or a bath nice and long. I feel clean and beautiful.

It is always hard before it is easy.
I Am Beautiful.
I Can Do this.
Sweat is Fat crying.


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EYEWANT2LOSE
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Getting my hair done.


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LADYJNAR
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Making someone smile. Playing with my grandson. Fitting into smaller sizes.



SKINNYJEN7
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Painted toenails!


Serve the Lord with gladness (Psalm 100:2)

Jen


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Getting hit on by the guy at the grocery store who is at least 10 years younger then me! I don't know if that makes me feel beautiful or just boosts my confidence but it definitely made me smile!


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I feel beautiful when my 4 year old grandaughter looks at me and says I yove you, Nani! It doesn't matter what I look like.
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SDANLSON
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I don't want to be noticed most of the time. I guess I sort of just want to blend into the background and it was that way as a small child, so it is normal for me.


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JCD1127
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I feel beautiful when someone smiles at me.



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I feel beautiful when I catch my husband watching me.


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SHAMROCKY2K
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I feel inner beauty when I am with family outdoors... maybe camping or just throwing a frisbee around.

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LIVINTODAY
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I feel beautiful when my DH still likes to watch me get ready for our weekly "date night". We have been married nearly 44 years.
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Wanda

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Forgive Everyone.
Life is not fair, but it is good.

✔-ing into a healthy life!


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OURELEE1
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it's been a hard year I lost my father in Jan and had to put Mama in nursing home I knowi i have a lot to be thanhful Iit just been a long year


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1LIFE4ME
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Oh sweetie don't say that :( I seen you've been married 43 years and have beautiful children and grandchildren. I always feel beautiful holding babies;)



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It's been a while since I felted beautiful


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When I look my worst and know it and hubby comes up to me with a loving gesture, either a kiss, a shoulder rub, or hand holding, or all three, or however he comes showing affection towards me. It goes to show he loves the real beauty in me and it makes me feel like the beauty that I am.:)



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I feel beautiful when my confidence level is high.


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My red dress

A Determined Daisy in the 5% Winter Challenge
GST (Arizona = NO time change EVER!,,,)


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I feel beautiful when I put on a new outfit.

Monica Pennsylvania (EDT/EST)

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KYLIESCHELLE
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Wearing a new outfit in a new size makes me feel beautiful.

Michelle from Florida
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PEGJW111
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When my husband says "You're beautiful!" He tells me this often and I
feel beautiful every time.


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What makes me feel beautiful?

The love from God always.
And sometimes when my husband looks me in eye and we lock stares-every once in awhile without him even saying a word I can see his true and deep love for me and I feel beautiful. I don't even think about what I'm wearing, or if I have make up on or what size I am. emoticon

What about you? Could be a favorite outfit, your beloved pet, getting a massage or going to the salon...



 
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