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Old 01-19-2014, 10:24 AM   #147
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Originally Posted by lighthouse101 View Post
Your progress has been amazing! I'm so happy for you and can't wait until I get to that point. This will the the year for so many of us!

Me too! I feel like I'm back in the right head space to keep going now and I'm loving getting some more exercise in too.
I love your reference to "right head space" because that is exactly the way I look at it. Mine is a mental/emotional battle to keep myself in that place. The more I do it, the easier it is.

The exercise part of it surprised me. I have never gone to a gym and never successfully exercised regularly. I find the exercise helps keep me in that same right space. Part of it is probably the physical body response and some of it is knowing exactly how hard it is to burn up the few calories I do - why would I give that up for some poor choice of what I later put in my mouth!

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