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Say Goodbye To "Perfect"

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When you have slipped up, don't be critical of yourself. Nobody is perfect, so if you try for perfect, you set yourself up for failure. Don't try to make up the difference. Just jump back in where you are, and get back on track.

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Treat yourself with kindness. Would you be this critical of anyone else? Don't worry about what happened. Thinking about those accomplishments you have already made instead of focusing on your mistakes will make it easier to get back on track!
- Submitted by TAMARA7567 3/5/2011 in Getting Back On Track | 4 Comments
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PROPMAN1 3/9/2011 3:24:00 PM

    thanks. like Contessa63 any slip-ups bring major guilt. accomplishments get lost in my disappoinment.
KRISTINASHLEY2 3/9/2011 1:30:00 PM

    Thank you! I am a perfectionist and always get discouraged when I slip up which in turn leads me to get even more off track. Thanks for the encouragement :)
CONTESSA63 3/6/2011 8:08:00 AM

    thank you for that. i feel guilty about every little slip up usually.
GLASSPAK22 3/5/2011 12:15:00 PM

    emoticon I'm going to keep this on my sp page if you don't mind, thanks

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