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Triumph over adversity

Sunday, September 26, 2010

In July I became unemployed and it hit me really hard. I did lose weight but for the wrong reason. Because I was so worried about money I hardly ate and was so stressed out about everything. I finally pulled myself together almost a month ago. I decided I wasn’t going to let life just happen to me. I took charge of my life and made things happened. I even inspired my husband to join Sparks and actually participate. I have been exercising and eating right. I don’t beat myself up if I have an off day. If I have a craving for junk for and I give in it is not the end of the world. The next day I just work extra hard and I don’t let that one time become a habit. The other day I noticed my stomach looked a little flatter. I notice some definition starting to peak out. It made me so happy to know that this time what I was doing was really working. There is also the fact that I am out of my rut and I am happy again. I don’t think I am going to look back anymore. I am ready for what comes at me.

P.S. I did get a new job. I can’t wait to start.
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  • THENEWCINDY
    good luck with the job!!!
    3965 days ago
  • MOM2MXKE
    WOO HOO That is so great that you can see some definition!! (: I have this machine that I LOVE to do it really is just something that helps me do my crunchs correctly well i feel the burn wow do i feel it. I do it at the YMCA and I can feel it the next day. I have started to notice that my tummy is getting a little flater too (:
    3965 days ago
  • NINALEE35
    Congratulations both on the new job and especially in your positive attitude! My best to both you and your husband! emoticon emoticon
    3965 days ago
  • CHANGE188
    Work the Spark and Spark will work for you! Congratulations on the new job! That must be an enormous weight off your shoulders. Keep up the good work!
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    3965 days ago
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  • KARENE10
    Congrats on the new job and your new outlook is wonderful!!! emoticon
    3965 days ago
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