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Send Yourself A Text Message!

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I schedule exercises in my SP appointment book and then I use the REMINDER option to have a text message arrive an hour or two before I need to get the exercises done. (Look at "MORE" to find out how to do this. ) I also send myself a motivation message the same way :)

MORE INFORMATION:
If you have never sent yourself a text message from the internet, for Verizon, the "address" is your entire verizon phone number PLUS "@vtext.com" Example: 8885551212@vtext.com" You have to find out what your carrier "SMS" address is, if you do not have verizon.
- Submitted by JUST_TRI_IT 3/29/2010 in Using SparkPeople | 5 Comments
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FITAGAIN4EVER 6/18/2011 10:57:00 AM

    Great tip! I used to let Monday afternoon 1:1s with my boss irritate me all evening. Now I have a walking appointment with a SparkPal 30 minutes after the 1:1. I set a reminder half an hour before and immediately after the 1:1. The first one reminds me I have a healthy activity to look forward to with a supportive friend, and the second one helps me make sure the meeting ends on time.
SUSIEMILO 3/30/2010 10:25:00 PM

    What an AWESOME idea! I didn't even know we had this function.
I am SO going to do this for a lot of things!
Thanks
ASHLEYKAT 3/30/2010 1:20:00 PM

    I NEVER KNEW YOU COULD DO THAT!!! Awesome. emoticon
BILL60 3/30/2010 7:16:00 AM

    Good stuff.
BONANZA6 3/30/2010 12:31:00 AM

    I have found a program through Amyway called "Slim Living" it
really has worked well for me along with reading the wonderful
Spark messages and the good Pastor's challenges.
So far I have lost 47lbs and have 13 more to go to my goal.
Pray for me! FAITHFULLY BONANZA6

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