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Setbacks But Moving Forward...

Monday, August 27, 2012

Guess I should call them self induced setbacks. I was to start my shakes on Saturday but it didn't happen. I decided to get more junk in and then start today. So I make my shake this morning with strawberries & bananas. Then I leave for work. I'm about 30 min into my drive when I realize I've left my shake sitting on the counter and I didn't pack my Ezekiel bread for a snack. NOT GOOD emoticon So I've bought bfast again and did I make the best choice? No, of course not, but I am not going to beat myself up about this.

I'm having some inner struggles with my marriage. If you are one who prays, I would appreciate your prayers. I'm just so conflicted right now and don't know what to do anymore. I feel like I'm at my wits end and my brain is just all over the place thus, so are my thoughts in this blog.

I did get to read Fifty Shades of Grey this weekend. LOVED IT! Then I downloaded the 2nd book Fifty Shades Darker and am 1/2 way through it. I am pretty sure I'll be getting the 3rd one as well. It's great having a Kindle App!

I'm so boss just approved my being off tomorrow in addition to my normal Wednesday off! So that means I work today, off for 2 days, work 2 days and then off 3 for the long weekend! emoticon So I have no excuse not to emoticon butt & emoticon forward! Let's DO THIS! emoticon
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    Sending prayers for you and DH.
    2122 days ago
    Everything is a lessoned learned. I am sure you won't forget the shake again.

    Sorry about marriage stuff. Remember people are brought together in marriage for a reason. I have read all the Shades books and even made my husband read the first one and told him to be more like that. BTW the second one is the best and the last one is a bore.
    2124 days ago
  • SUSAN134
    Simone, you are aware of your choices, and perhaps that some of them could have been better and you have acknowledged it. I think that is important and definitely is the right direction to go in. Awareness eventually promotes success - you can do it!

    I'm so sorry to hear that you are having some personal probs and send positive vibes your way that all conflicts will be resolved quickly.

    Enjoy your days off and those shakes!!

    2124 days ago
    I too didnt stick to what i was to eat today. Just do better tomorrow,. I want to try those shakes I just cant afford them right now

    2124 days ago
    Hey simone,
    Don't even fret over the bad morning ! Go On and just start out now and do what you can ! I will definitely being praying for you and the marriage. Enjoy those extra days off and get moving . It's supposed to be in the 80's here this week and that always motivates me to get outside !! You go ahead and move on forward and don't worry over the past..... you can control the future decisions !

    2125 days ago
  • NEWNAC304
    It's hard to make the best choices every day. Just do the best you can. I'm sorry you're having struggles in your marriage. You will be in my thoughts.
    2125 days ago
  • LEAH57
    Will definitely keep thinking good thoughts for you. You got this! I know you have it in you to do this!

    WooHOO!!! Let's go walking on Wednesday!!!! I can go right after work. Text me!
    2125 days ago

    Comment edited on: 8/27/2012 11:06:11 AM
    As long as you know you ARE moving forward - shake it off it happens to all of us - sometimes more than we can stand - but you got this - emoticon
    2125 days ago
    Hey sweetie, your day isn't ruined just because you had a bad start. Take a moment and breath, know that this very minute you can always start over. You are strong and you can do it! Glad to hear you got an extra day off, will make for a nice short work week.

    Please feel free to write me and share your issues with your marriage, know that I am there for you. Love you to pieces girlie! emoticon
    2125 days ago
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