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2/13/18 2:56 A

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Carrots, celery, cukes, popcorn, apples... anything low calorie and crunchy, they're all your friends.

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2/11/18 9:07 A

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I agree with you. Having a strategy to deal with difficult times of the day works. I have a few things that work for me. I rely on doing needlework of some kind. I have the tv on to distract my mind and my hands are busy with the sewing. I’ve mad many quilts, Christmas stockings for the family, toys for babies, etc. I also go through e-mail. Adult coloring books also work. Anything that keeps my hands busy and my mind actively thinking of something other than food works. Good luck.

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2/8/18 9:40 A

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Don't try harder, try smarter! What's your strategy? If that's your munchy time, what can you have on hand to eat instead? Can you walk it off and have a cup of coffee or tea? A 100 calorie snack? Is it easier to eat a lower calorie lunch and save more calories for an afternoon snack?

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2/6/18 9:57 P

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Most of the day was great. However, towards late afternoon I fall prey to the munchies and go overboard because I feel that I already messed up. But tomorrow is another day to push through and try harder.

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