I also keep a journal although mine is not as creative. I use a regular lined spiral notebook and when I first began, I tracked my current weight, my pounds to go, and the exercises I have done for the day. I would weigh myself once a week and then highlight green for a loss, red for a gain, and blue for plateau. I have recently started to incorporate more of my feelings into the journal as well as things I do not want to forget such as my hairdresser saying "well you are a bigger girl". These are great re-motivators that I have re-read many times to stay on track.
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