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Old 02-23-2014, 10:14 PM   #8
On my way to -70
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Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: Somewhere over the rainbow
Posts: 654

S/C/G: 202/192/132lbs

Height: 5'4''


Congratulations! One way not to sabotage yourself is not focusing too much on all the things you say "no" to, but all the good things you can say "yes" to. I have found that that works for me and this is the first time I ever stick to a diet, because instead of telling myself "I can't eat waffles with PB and maple syrup" I'm telling myself "I can eat a deliciously sweetened omelet!" And so it goes. When I crave chocolate too much, I buy Atkins M&Ms and nibble on half an ounce through the day. It's not about what you cannot eat, it's about all the healthy foods that will get you to where you want to be.

Good luck! You can do it!
January - July 2014: 40 lbs lost. December 2014: Welcomed number three!

*"Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway." Earl Nightingale

*"You have not failed until you quit trying." Gordon B. Hinckley
Cheers for babies and for getting my body back! One for every 5 lbs lost!

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