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1st Graders Are The Best Weight Loss And Life Coaches Experts...Ever!

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Think like a 1st Grader. They eat when they are hungry...they stop when they are full even if food is still on their plate. They get natural exercise by finding and doing activities that they like...when is the last time you played hopstotch? They listen to their heart & have an open mind...who says a rainbow can't have the color silver in it? We think too much of what others will say or think. They try new things...wear a pillowcase...and fly...and think they CAN...while we play it safe.

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Learn to think like a kid again...it might just enrich your life in some ways...just don't wipe your nose on your sleeve because...well, that's just plain gross.
- Submitted by SUNNYBUNNY112 4/29/2011 in Motivation | 6 Comments
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DCARPENTER4 5/1/2011 3:57:00 PM

    School is coming to an end. Many of our local schools have a PLAY DAY set aside for parents and grandparents to come to school and play with their students. Set that time aside and go play.. I am
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HONEYBEEBUZ 4/30/2011 5:31:00 PM

    I totally Love this.. so very true... Life is easy.. really we make it hard! Love Kids... Think that's why I will never get old...mentally anyway.. but I think I need to go back and take a few lessons for the KIDS!
SHELLNKELL1 4/30/2011 2:13:00 AM

    I totally agree. I often say "Oh, to be a kid again and actually WANT to run for no reason :)"
ASKILLMAN 4/30/2011 12:11:00 AM

    I teach kindergarten, and those lovely kids are part of the reason I want to get in shape. That way I can play all those fun games without getting tired out so quickly.

Be "it" during tag? Sure. Why not! Capture the flag? Floor hockey? Hula hoop? Ok....I can't yet keep the hoop up for more than 2 turns, but I try!

Thanks for sharing this oh-so-true secret of success!
TOYOTAJOE1980 4/29/2011 11:57:00 PM

    this is so true my daughter always asks to go for walks or other things and I think i will now follow her example and get active.!
JOLINAR 4/29/2011 2:39:00 PM

    I love this!!! My son is a first grader and this is so true!

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