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5 Motivators

Saturday, February 27, 2010

Here are some of the things that motivate me on this weight loss journey:

1) Grandchildren - I want to be around to play with them and enjoy watching them grow up. I only have 1 granddaughter right now.

2) Health - I am healthy on the whole, but my knees ache a lot and I am sure it is because of the weight. Just getting off the pounds will help that.

3) Mirror - being able to look in the mirror and not see the rolls of fat will be nice.

4) Clothes - I'm tired of having to buy plus size clothes. I have a closet full of nice clothes that I don't wear because I don't fit in them well.

5) Myself - I want to feel good about myself.
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  • DROBLROB
    THanks for reminding me of the positive things to look forward to along the journey.
    3926 days ago
  • CAROLFAITHWALKR
    Losing one pound takes four pounds off your knees!
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    3927 days ago
  • JODIRICHARDS
    If you haven't already you might want to print these and put them where you will see them. If you struggle with mindlessly grabbing food out of the fridge, post them up there is a great, in your face reminder. You are on the right road!
    3927 days ago
  • SMILESRME
    Thanks for sharing the things that keep you motivated Carrie. I love your honesty.
    3927 days ago
  • ANNEKATHLEEN
    Awesome motivators! You can and WILL achieve these goals. I believe in you, fellow pink teammate!
    3927 days ago
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    Right On, Carrie! Keep up the good work! emoticon
    3927 days ago
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    Great motivators! (And as you get older -- as we all do -- the health will be even more important!)
    3928 days ago
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    You are right on with these motivators. Can't think of any better ones. Keep up the good work.
    3928 days ago
  • SMOORES06
    Thanks so much for sharing!! I think these are great motivators. You should print them out and hang them where you will see them every day as a reminder of why it is important that this journey is a success!!

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    3928 days ago
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