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Simple Diet Journal #32 -- Make and Bake but don't Take the Chocolate Cake

Friday, January 04, 2013

Writing this to get myself fully ready and revved for the weekend challenge ahead of me.

On Sunday, my family has a big gathering for a birthday. I'm going to make a very special, very big, and very chocolate cake -- which will be fun and creative (one of my BLC 21 goals) -- but I don't think I have to elaborate on how that'll be a challenge. emoticon

So, tonight, as I get myself prepared to bake but not sample, sample, sample -- I decided to put it out there as a way to keep myself accountable. I've really been on a roll and I hate to have to divert at all when it's been such a strong season -- and knowing that I'll also need to make smart eating choices on Sunday at the actual event -- I just don't want to sacrifice 2 days that could take me 2 weeks to rectify (may not be quite like that -- but somehow it always feels so much easier and faster for pounds to go on then come off).

Writing here is a form of reinforcing my vision, my focus, determination, and my willpower -- among many other things. Tonight I write again for all those and cheer: emoticon

Smiles for you today!

Peace, Health, and Living Fully No Matter What . . .
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  • BROOKRIVERS
    Thanks sooo much, everyone! I was able to see your encouraging words on my phone over the weekend, even though I couldn't post. Your support really made a difference!!!!
    2016 days ago
  • RUN2MYDREAMS
    Hope you will post a new blog telling us how it went with the cake baking and not sampling! YOU CAN DO THIS!
    2017 days ago
  • SKINNIESOMEDAY
    well how did it go ??.... sunday try to make up your mind before you go what you are going to eat and that does help me a lot of the time !! Good luck on Sunday !



    2018 days ago
  • TRANSFORMIN2012
    How did the baking but no sampling go? I know you resisted temptation! I also know that you'll do great at the event on Sunday! I know this because I can hear your determination in your words! I'll go ahead and congratulate you with a big emoticon ! Have a wonderful weekend!
    2019 days ago
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