100 lb. Club - NSV-resisting temptation!




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paris81
08-27-2009, 10:06 AM
Last night I went out with some friends. Normally on a night like this, I would have already eaten a bunch of food beforehand. I would have gone to the bar and when my friend ordered a chicken tender basket (like she did last night) I would have ordered one as well. I would have had a few drinks (although not many, it is a weeknight!). And I would have come home and eaten some more food before going to bed.

But last night, I didn't give in to temptation! I had a healthy dinner before I left. When my friend ordered her food, I said I had already eaten and wasn't hungry. She said I could have some of her food, but I didn't even touch it (and this is like, one of my favorite meals, sometimes I do plan it in my day, but I didn't want to do that). I had a few drinks (but I had counted them in my day, and this normally isn't a problem for me). Then I came home and went straight to bed! :carrot::carrot:

As I laid in bed, I felt some type of evil spirit take over me, and I wanted to eat everything in my fridge. This is weird, because normally once I get under the covers, I don't have the urge to eat anymore. I think resisting so much earlier that evening lowered my defenses. I almost got out of bed to eat (and I would have eaten a lot), but I didn't. I told myself I could eat whatever I wanted tomorrow. I told myself I could go to the store and buy donuts and chips and pasta if I just didn't eat tonight. And I didn't! (Although there were definitely tears--I felt sooo pathetic!)

I woke up this morning, and the evil spirit seems to be gone, so no need for the trip to the grocery store to get the donuts, chips, and pasta. I hope it stays away!


ubergirl
08-27-2009, 10:36 AM
Awesome! Way to go!

cfmama
08-27-2009, 11:08 AM
Ohhh! Great job! How good does THAT feel?


pintobean
08-27-2009, 11:11 AM
Nice job!! I totally understand how hard it is sometimes and to be able to resist it...super!! Keep up the good work. :)

Pita09
08-27-2009, 11:19 AM
You did awesome conquering your temptation and the evil spirit. You should be VERY proud of yourself! :cp:

YWeight
08-27-2009, 11:28 AM
Nice job Paris....remember the old saying, "nothing tastes as good as skinny feels"

paris81
08-27-2009, 11:31 AM
Thanks guys! It does feel really good to have resisted when I was so incredibly tempted. I seriously can't remember that last time I fought so hard not to eat, and it makes my victory even sweeter!

Yweight-I love your screen name!

findingfawn
08-27-2009, 11:35 AM
Way to go!!!

shasha17a
08-27-2009, 11:54 AM
You must be feeling sooo good today. Thats a huge victory for you.

Onederchic
08-27-2009, 12:12 PM
Hooray!! :cheer3::hug:

SnowboundChick
08-27-2009, 12:25 PM
That is so awesome! Way to go girl!!

Jae165
08-27-2009, 12:39 PM
You ROCK!!!

paris81
08-27-2009, 01:25 PM
Thanks so much everyone! You're all so sweet!

chickiegirl
08-27-2009, 01:35 PM
GREAT accomplishment Paris! Congrats on kicking the evil spirit in the head! :cp: