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I had to change my mindset for times I would "slip". No more beating myself up... now, it's "A new opportunity to be successful!" How lucky am I that I can start again? I don't wait for the next day to start fresh... I do it with the next MEAL! Soon the little successes snowball to big success!

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I post my favorite postiive quote in several places around my house..."It's hard to beat a person that never gives up." Babe Ruth
I remind the person in the mirror that she is special and deserves a hug!
- Submitted by MARJIJANE 3/26/2010 in Staying Positive | 5 Comments
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HOTHEADPAISAN 8/16/2010 9:37:00 PM

    I was thinking about this this AM. Saturday I had a hard food day. Sunday I was beating myself up at the gym. I had to stop and think...I go to the gym to be well, to feel good, to get healthy. Putting a negative "flogging" spin was definitely NOT the way to go. The gym needs to be a positive thing. "Flogging" was souring it for me. emoticon
TIGER1960 8/2/2010 11:44:00 AM

    That is a great mind set, one day at a time. emoticon
MTP717 3/30/2010 1:44:00 PM

    Great attitude
MARYB8 3/26/2010 6:45:00 PM

    Good attitude Marjie!!!! emoticon
PMCOPPI10 3/26/2010 6:33:00 PM

    I like this attitude.
I still have a cold but I ate correctly today.
I have zero exercise since Monday.
I don't think you can count zzzzzzzzzzzz's or can you?
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