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My Secret Motivator When I'M Tempted To Overeat


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I discovered this secret recently while setting up for strength training. I use 2 8-lb dumbbells and 2 5-lb dumbbells -- just about the amt of weight I've lost so far.

Well, one morning, I carried all 4 dumbbells in my arms and could barely move. I realized this was what it had been like for me just 10 months ago. I was winded and moving very slowly.

SO...when I'm tempted, I remind myself of where I've been and carry my dumbbells around the house. THAT takes my mind off of the food!

you don't have to carry 26 lbs around; even 2 5-lb weights are enough to give you an idea of what extra weight on you will do to you if you take your eyes off the prize.
- Submitted by MOM2KATNISS 10/19/2010 in Motivation | 3 Comments
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RHONDAGIRL2 10/19/2010 11:04:00 PM

    Great idea, I will use this one....thanks ( :
MCCALI59 10/19/2010 10:33:00 PM

    Good advice emoticon
MOTTAMAMALOU 10/19/2010 8:33:00 PM

    if that isn't a motivator, nothing is.

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