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Monday, September 14, 2015

A Positive First Day!!

Before I begin, I have to post a picture of little Ava, just because she is so darn cute :)
She is doing great at home, at work and with her "sister" Laker!!


OK, so, I was going to begin my 2 week experiment yesterday, (click here if you haven't read my latest idea) but we celebrated my daughters birthday, and although I could have had my 3 meals and incorporated her birthday cookie cake in my day, I, like usual, went over board, so we just wont talk about that :)

So, here we go........


My weight as of this morning......Don't mind my bad paint job on my toes, I quickly painted them Sunday morning before church, because I forgot to do them the night before.

  Anyway, I wanted to post my starting weight so I could see what if anything will happen.  This is pretty bad considering I WAS doing OK, and I DO have a Christmas goal to get to.  Once again, a gain, and there isn't much more to say about that.  

Today has been a good first day.  I actually had a breakfast.  Eggs and toast with real OJ.  For lunch, Ava and I went to Walmart and went to Subway and I had a 6 inch turkey sub with veggies on wheat bread, and for dinner I will probably get something out with Blayne, because we are going to see a movie.  I feel satisfied so far, but I haven't smelled the popcorn yet.......

Today is a new day!  I am healthy, I am positive, and very thankful for who I am and all that I have!   Nothing can bring me down :) 

xoxo

"Being positive doesn't mean ignoring the negative, 
being positive means overcoming the negative."
~Unknown



7 comments:

  1. Love the quote at the end! Ava's collar is the cutest ever!! Love it.

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  2. Love the quote :)) I will make it as profile picture on (whatsapp)
    In Asia we have whatsapp instead of facetime (non iphone users)
    And, Ava looks so pretty happy week xx

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  3. Ava seems to be settling in quite comfortably and getting spoiled :) (My cats are spoiled too!)

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  4. Love that quote. Yay for breakfast! I always feel off on days that I get busy and skip right over it.

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  5. I have been thinking quite a bit about food lately too. I don't want to be obsessed about every little thing I eat for the rest of my life. I want to find a new normal. I am looking forward to hearing more about your experiment as it unfolds.

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  6. Awesome quote!!!!!!

    You faced the number on the scales and you have a plan. One bad day (birthday party) is just that. One bad choice. Move on and show the world the woman inside that is ready to soar!!!!

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  7. I love that quote - it's something that I need to remind myself of often! Ava is a cutie pie!!! Also - great job on taking a baseline so you can measure progress. I want to hear more! Good luck!

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