Sometimes it can be so easy to lose motivation, especially if you have a lot of weight to lose! Thinking about how much time it'll take can be discouraging. One way to beat that is to make one goal everyday, and try your best to reach that goal. For example, on goal can be: Replace a piece of cake for a piece of fruit, while the next day can be: exercise for 15 minutes. Make the goal, reach the goal. Then, look back at your week and see how you did, whether you reached 3/7 goals, or 7/7 goals!
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I've found that by setting a small daily and weekly goal I am more able to obtain those and feel better about myself and come closer everyday to reaching my overall goal.
My daily goals are drink 8 glasses of 8oz of water and say something positive about myself everyday! My weekly goals very but this week it's to exercise at least 20 minutes 2 - 3 times this week. Next week will be to lose one pound!
I have a goal setting pedometer and each day I sent a new goal; day one: 500 steps. day two; 1000, day 3: 1500 steps ... etc and I have met all the goal so far!!! Yay! Also, my other motivation is that I am a part time (9 unit) student getting my AA so I don;t eat when Im studying bc I am focused
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