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BECKYI
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I was in the hospital during this week. My goal for October is to reach 8 glasses of water.

Becky

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PJMATH
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#1 & #8 - 10 glasses of water & walk in the rain emoticon

#3, #4, #5, #6 emoticon

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I was able to get 4-6 cups. My October goal is to reach 8!


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I was able to drink my 6 glasses every day this week!

I watered half of my outdoor/indoor plants, and God watered the other half! haha

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Water drunk emoticon

Plants watered emoticon

bath taken-- oops, forgot emoticon

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Thanks everyone for participation in this Water Week Challenge. Please join also the Mix and Match challenge that starts today, Sunday!

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I did fantastic with this challenge!! I am glad we had it!! Many baths and lots of water ...

~~~ CINDY ~~~

You never know how strong you are until strong is the only choice you have...

Trust in God with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding...in all your ways acknowledge Him and He will make your path straight...

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8 glasses of water in today.

So I Managed to get in my 8 glasses of water each day.emoticon

I wasn't able to water my flowers because we got a LOT of rain this week. My rain gauge reads 6.5 inches of water this week! So wasn't able to fulfill that part of my goal.emoticon

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#1 - 10 glasses Thursday, 11 glasses Friday

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Well, it's the last day of the challenge and I've had some good days and bad days. TODAY I'll get in those 6 glasses of WATER!
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I still didn't get that recipe made for a WATER drink, such as a Slurpee or something. I'll work on that too.

A new challenge is coming!!

Thanks to everyone who participated in this WATER WEEK challenge.

HUGS.

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We had 3.17 INCHES of rain yesterday! So, if racing from the office all the way across the parking lot to where I'm allowed to park counts as a walk in the rain, emoticon! LOL!

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Progress report as of Thursday
Goal #1---have had at least 6 glasses water Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs

Goal #2--watered indoor plants Tues

Goal #8--Would you believe it has not rained this week, unusual for south Louisiana

Goal #9--have not done

UPDATE 10/4/10 #1 6 glassess water Fri; 8 glasses on Sat & Sun
# 2 Already done

# 8 Still no rain, a bit unusual for us

#9 Not met

Edited by: PENGUINROSS at: 10/4/2010 (19:53)
Physicians, physical therapist, and other health care providers will come and go, BUT only you can serve as your body's CEO


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KSHAGGY
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So far I am meeting this challenge:

#1 - emoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticon
#3 - still need to do
#4 - emoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticon
#7 - emoticon
#8 - no rain yet or in the forecast.
#9 - 2 more to goemoticonemoticonemoticon

Edited by: KSHAGGY at: 9/30/2010 (23:54)
Nothing's gonna stop me now.


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Working on my 6 glasses -- three so far.

I watered half of my outside plants and inside plants today. I will water the other half of outside plants tomorrow.

Co-leader, Christians with Fibromyalgia

"But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint." - Is. 40:31



"For physical training is of some value, but godliness has value for all things, holding promise both for the present life and the life to come." - 1 Tim. 4: 8


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PJMATH
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#1 - 11 glasses on Wednesday

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Yesterday I only got about 4 glasses of water instead of 6. I'll do better today.
I've been spreading around water emoticons though!

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Yesterday, met my water goal emoticon

Today I will just barely make it to 6 glasses. emoticon

Still haven't watered my plants. Hope to do that tomorrow.

Co-leader, Christians with Fibromyalgia

"But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint." - Is. 40:31



"For physical training is of some value, but godliness has value for all things, holding promise both for the present life and the life to come." - 1 Tim. 4: 8


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TRESSAGRACE
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GOT MY WATER IN!!emoticon

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8 glasses of emoticon today!emoticon

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I'm right on schedule for completing this challenge. Have a grand one everyone - and great success!

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#1 - 11 glasses on Tuesday
#8 - emoticon emoticon on Tuesday

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Got in my emoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticon glasses today:-)
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Count me in for:
emoticon - #1 at least 8 (8 oz) glass of water each day.
emoticon - #3 it has been awhile since I had a long hot bubble bath, will do.
emoticon - #4 this is something I typically do 7 days/week (more than once a day).
emoticon - #7 will get some swimming in this week.
emoticon - #8 if it rains, will do.
emoticon - #9 will do.


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Sun: not so great on the water, only about 6 glasses. But I did do some walking in the rain.

Mon. and Tues: 8+ glasses both days.

Sue - IL

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I'm drinking water and spreading the word about Water Week!

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Got my water in yesterday, but that was it. Too busy for anything else.

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So far, so good!emoticonemoticon


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#1 - 10 glasses Sunday, 13 on Monday emoticon

#4 - Walking on the treadmill while it was raining outside on Monday 1/4

#8 - I took my time to enjoy the rain on my face as I walked from my car to the coffee shop on Monday. Today is a downpour, so I walked in the rain without an umbrella into work. Too cold to do otherwise.emoticon

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Yesterday, I did not make my water goal. I have put away my pop, and will only drink it after I drink my water. emoticon

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Yesterday: I did not quite make my water goal -- about 4 1/2 glasses.

Today: I will make my goal of 6 glasses by bedtime.

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"But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint." - Is. 40:31



"For physical training is of some value, but godliness has value for all things, holding promise both for the present life and the life to come." - 1 Tim. 4: 8


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I drank my water for the day, it rained so I could not help but walk in the rain, and before I am finished with spark tonight, I will have used some emoticonwater icons!

It's all GOOD!


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I got my 8 glasses of water in for today.emoticon It's a lot easier for me to drink more in the summer, when it's warmer. Today was cool, so I had to concentrate on drinking more. So this challenge is helping me to keep drinking:-)

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I talked with my diabetic dietion today. She is encouraging me to drink more water. So this challenge is perfect for me. emoticon

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well, have not been having any trouble getting my water in and then today, did my 53 minute lap swim and just now, danced in the rain while excorting my hubby out to the car with full hands, so I helped him load the stuff in and then since I was already wet, tehehehe, I danced as I came back in, oh what fun!!!!

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Got my 6 glasses of water in yesterday and today!
I've been spreading around Water Cheer on the team.

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Yesterday - 9/26
#1 = 8 glasses
#2 = done
#9 = emailed 1 member

Today - 9/27
#1 = glasses
#7 = 120 minutes of water aerobics emoticon
#9 = emailed 2 membersemoticon
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I will do #1- 10 glasses of water, and 2- #8 already happened today. I was hurrying to a doctor's appointment with my 9 year old son. He enjoyed it!! Maybe I could learn a thing or two from him!!!!


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emoticonemoticon plants watered yesterday and today!

emoticon Super hot today---drinking 12 glasses easily, have 9th in front of me right now. emoticonemoticon

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I had my 6 glasses of pure water yesterday and currently have already had 3 today, should be able to get the last 3 in before I go to bedemoticon



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I didn't get a chance to post yesterday. I drank my water for the day. I watered one of the two inside plants. Will try to remember to water the other tonight.

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Well, the plants got their water--still working on my water goal.


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8 cups in for today!

emoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticon

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emoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticon Plants watered.

I am prepared to go anywhere, provided it be forward. David Livingstone

You don't need endless time and perfect conditions. Do it now. Do it today. Do it for 20 minutes and watch your heart start beating. Barbara Sher


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I got in my 8 glasses todayemoticon
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I'm in--10 glasses of water a day ( does it have to be plain water or can I flavor it ?? )

I will water my plants.



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I will try 1. 6 glasses of water
2. water plants
5. low calorie water beverage
9. use water emoticons and tell about water week

I am prepared to go anywhere, provided it be forward. David Livingstone

You don't need endless time and perfect conditions. Do it now. Do it today. Do it for 20 minutes and watch your heart start beating. Barbara Sher


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I'll join this challenge! emoticon

I was never a water drinker until I joined SP 3 weeks ago... but now I drink 8 glasses a day.

I'll also go for # 2 (water plants) and # 9 (water emotions).

Thanks for giving us a fun challenlge!

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I am planning to get in 10 glasses of water everyday this week...AND I will take a bubble bath!!! I like that one...I LOVE to take baths....

~~~ CINDY ~~~

You never know how strong you are until strong is the only choice you have...

Trust in God with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding...in all your ways acknowledge Him and He will make your path straight...

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Hey! I think I can do this! LOL! I usually set out to do the weekly challenge and fail miserably, my fault, not the challenges'! LOL!

1. Tell us how many glasses of WATER you want to drink each day of this WATER Week and then let us know how you do. I know some people aim for 4 glasses a day, others 6, others 8, others 12 glasses or more. You let us know what is your WATER goal!

I always aim for 8 minimum a day. Usually I can get up to ten, between work water runs and taking my meds/suppliments.

2. WATER your inside plants or outside garden at least once.

Hmm. Ain't got any - not this one.

3. Take a BUBBLE BATH at least ONCE!

Hmm again. All we have is a standing shower stall. Might be a little messy.

4. Take your dog for a walk at least four times, letting your Dog WATER the TREES!

Once again, ain't got any.

5. Prepare a new Recipe for a low calorie WATERY Beverage/Slurpee. Let us know what you prepare. Was it good? Do you have a link to share?

Not at all one of my choices - rather have my water straight, thank you just the same!

6. WASH your CAR this week, using plenty of WATER.

If we owned a hose I might consider this. I suppose running it through the car wash doesn't count?

7. Go Swimming or FISHING at least once.

No public pools here, already too cold for the beach, and haven't gotten my fishing license yet. Another not this one.

8. Take a walk in the RAIN. This you will not be able to plan, but let us know if it happens!

Yeah! This I am pretty sure I can accomplish! LOL! Supposed to rain here for at least the next ten days!

9. Use WATER emoticons (glasses of water for exammple) when you write comments on at least 5 SparkPages. Let people know that it is WATER WEEK!

And I can do this!

Let the (Water) Games begin!emoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticonemoticon (hey, snow and ice are made of water too - don't blame me!)

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I'm not very successful with water so sign me up for this challenge...maybe it will kick start me!


-Goal: drink 8 glasses of water every day!


-Goal: add water emoticons to my blog comments!

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Okay, as promised I'm back to be specific on this challenge.

I will do 1 (64 oz daily), 2(once), 7 (4 times), 8 (once, if it rains), and 9 (5 times).
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just did #9, make comments on other SparkPages with water emoticons and I kinda promoted the water challenge as well, haha.

I just need 2 more glasses for #1 and I'll get my 12 glasses of water emoticon

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Welcome to WATER WEEK on the Slowest Loser's TEAM!
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Thanks for joining the WATER WEEK Challenge!

I'm half way to my drinking water goal today.

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WooHoo! Count me in! I start leading a water aerobics team on Saturdays starting October 2nd!

I'll get more specific on what challenges I'm in for later today.

Perfect timeing and I didn't know it was going to be water week!

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These challenges are what I'm going to do:
1. My goal is 12 glasses, now I can easily drink 10 glasses so I want to up that to 12 glasses (about 3 litres!) - today nearly reached my goal and I'm pretty sure I can!

2. I will try plant my plants especially when it's not raining and it's always raining unexpectedly, hehe

5. I think I'll try make drink recipe, though have no idea what, haha

6. The biggest challenge as I hate to wash my car all by myself!

8. Easily done, it's always raining whether walk to or from office AND when I have to hurry save my laundries, hehe

9. I've never use water emoticons at other SparkPages, so will do this, too, hehe.

Can't do challenges #3, #4, and #7 because no resource (no dog, no bathtub), no skill (don't know how to swim nor fish!), haha.

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I am in for #1 -- 6 glasses. I have not been as consistent with this, so this should help!

I am also going to do #2 -- have not been as faithful with this as I should and the plants are all showing it. Droopy haha

I would also like to try for #7--the swimming, depending on if my dh can join me up with his plan at work. There is a gym and pool at the UofI we can go to. NEED to get this in the works, but hasn't happened yet. Maybe this week will be the impetus to that too. Yay!



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Good, this one is easy for me. I drink at least 8 glasses of water every day. We have a pool and I swim on warm days, cooling off now so guess will have to stick a hand out in the rain. Does standing in the shower count, LOL. I don't do baths, especially with bubbles, bath salts, maybe. We do have 4 dogs and 2 of them are mine so letting them water the bushes and trees is done quite frequently every single day here.emoticonemoticon Drink up and have a good week.emoticon


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My goal for this challenge is:
#1 to drink 6 glasses of water a day.
#9 leaving water icons on sparkpages
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My challenge goals for this week:

1. I aim to drink 8 glasses (64 ounces) and I drank 9 glasses today


8. Take a walk in the RAIN. I did this today as well--it was not raining hard, just a sprinkle

9. Use WATER emoticons (glasses of water for example) when you write comments on at least 5 SparkPages. Let people know that it is WATER WEEK!

HAVE some WATER Fun this week!


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#1 - I am in for 10 emoticon

#3 - I will see if my tub holds water as I've never tried

#4 - I have no dog, but I will walk while carrying a water bottle 4x this week

#5 - I've been meaning to find a good Smoothie recipe, so I will try one this week

#6 - My car needs this, but I will probably be an automatic place due to the outside temperature...

#8 - If the opportunity presents itself, I will do what I can

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The pools are closed and if the current weather continues it will be much too cold to swim (54 F currently) and I hate walking in cold rains--talk about miserable. But I will do #1 (8 glasses a day), #2 (indoor plants definitely; not sure as it's getting too cold for my outdoor plants so I don't know how much longer I'll have them), and fingers crossed #3 because a hot bath sounds lovely *grin*

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This sounds like a lot of fun. I'm in. Here's what I'll do this week.

1. I'll aim to drink at least 6 glasses of water a day.

2. I will water the two inside plants that we have.

4. I will try to take my daughter's dog for a walk at the park at least 4 times.

5. I'll see if I can find a recipe for some watery beverage. Already planned to make smoothies for breakfast. So I'll just have to look for something else a little more watery.

9. I'll use WATER emoticons when I write comments on at least 5 SparkPages.

Good luck everyone!

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Great idea for a challenge!! Our team leader has a good sense of humor.

I will do:
#1-drink at least 6 glasses water daily
#2-water indoor plants at least once
#8-If weather cooperates (and since I live in south Louisiana, it should!) I will walk in rain. I actually walked across a large parking lot this afternoon while it sprinkled but will aim to do so again this week
#9-Comment on at least 5 sparkpages letting them know it is water week and using water-themed emoticons

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Great challenge!

I'll do #1- 8 glasses of water a day. Haven't been real consistent with that lately, so maybe this week will help:-)

I'll also try to do #2-water outside gardens at least once. We might be FINALLY getting some rain this week, so it depends on that.



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I'll definitely do #1, that's pretty much a habit for me. I'll have to see about the others.

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emoticonwill do # 1,2,6.&9.
I already drink 8 emoticonwill try for 10.
I have been promising to wash my car since May..... will do it!!
Happy 'Water Week' everyone!! GOD BLESS x

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I will do #1. I already drink 8 but trying to get to 10.

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This is a great challenge. I already drink 10 glasses a day.



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This is a pretty easy challenge, already drank four glasses so far and will drink another 8 by bedtime at least. Took Dave (the dog) emoticon out for a hours walk in the rain and fog and he watered lots of yards! So got two there and yep my plants look a little droopy so will water them, just can't do the swimming part, it's a little too cold for a swim in the river...how about we go skip some rocks? Have a watery week everyone, don't float away too far...emoticon



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I'll do #1 (at least 4 pure water but 8 glasses of liquids)
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the 8 glasses of water a day is already a habit for me so not a problem - I will continue with that one. Definitely will water the outside and inside plants at least once a week. I will try to get creative with some other ideas which I can't think of right now but will try to let you know when I do it. hugs everyone and gl


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Fun challenge!!
I'll do #1---12 emoticon easily as we head into our hottest season.#2,5, & 9 as well.

Can't do emoticon for another 3 months when the first rains come!! Also, a bathtub is not in the construction here---closest one I know of is 4 hrs away by car!

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Count me in! I'll do #1, #3 and the last one.
I'm going to get myself in the habit of drinking 8oz of water 4x per day.
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What a fun challenge! : ) I'll try some of it. Who knows maybe all of it.


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Great challenge idea!

1. I aim for 8 glasses each day
2. inside plants yes; outside plants would likely float away since we have the wettest September since 1959...
which leads to...
8. I don't think I can avoid this since I take public transit with my faithful brolly
9. sounds like fun; I'll look for those, starting right now!

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I will do 1, 6 glasses of pure water, and also do number 2.



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I'll aim for #1... 6 glasses of water a day.
I'll also do #5 and # 9.

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Yes, It is WATER WEEK on the Slowest Losers' Team. Join in one or as many challenges as you wish. Let us know which ones you plan to do.

1. Tell us how many glasses of WATER you want to drink each day of this WATER Week and then let us know how you do. I know some people aim for 4 glasses a day, others 6, others 8, others 12 glasses or more. You let us know what is your WATER goal!

2. WATER your inside plants or outside garden at least once.

3. Take a BUBBLE BATH at least ONCE!

4. Take your dog for a walk at least four times, letting your Dog WATER the TREES!

5. Prepare a new Recipe for a low calorie WATERY Beverage/Slurpee. Let us know what you prepare. Was it good? Do you have a link to share?

6. WASH your CAR this week, using plenty of WATER.

7. Go Swimming or FISHING at least once.

8. Take a walk in the RAIN. This you will not be able to plan, but let us know if it happens!

9. Use WATER emoticons (glasses of water for exammple) when you write comments on at least 5 SparkPages. Let people know that it is WATER WEEK!

HAVE some WATER Fun this week!


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