I did well today!!!!

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Princess...

Joined: Feb 13
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Posted: 31 Jul 2014, 13:07
I did it!!
I bought 72 pieces of ‘Krispy Kreme doughnuts’ for my colleagues as part of my leaving do party. And was I tempted to have one?... NO WAY!! I KNOW!! Even with the temptation and all?! NOPE!! I resisted... not even a tinny-winny bite!!

I followed the advices on this forum to plan ahead of such events where high carbs will be present. I made some flaxseed cake (ingredients: flaxseed, coconut oil, eggs & baking powder) and had a healthy slice at home before facing the BATTLE...Laughing Laughing

This has given me a lot of confidence, considering the way I was feeling when I started this journey. I would not have done this without your supports – so thanks.

So, I dedicate this victory to you all out there that have reached your goals but continued to support us who have a long way to go. I dedicate this to all those who have just started or restarting like me, for the bravery and determination no matter the progress you see (or not). And to those in-between, well, you know you are already a STAR.

This sounds like receiving an OSCAR award..lol lol..Rolling Eyes Laughing

Don't blame me... I never thought I would feel like this especially with the difficulties I had in week one.....
Please Lord, help me through this journey.....
JWad121

Joined: Apr 14
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Posted: 31 Jul 2014, 13:42
Awesome! Great job!!!
Draglist

Joined: Jun 12
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Posted: 31 Jul 2014, 13:45
Congrats.
Bill Pratt
www.diettruth.org - Links to calorie calculators and IF info
snezica

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Posted: 31 Jul 2014, 14:10
Doughnuts always look better then they taste. They are not worth the calories. Good for you that you didn't cave in Smile
jwill77nc2

Joined: Jan 13
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Posted: 01 Aug 2014, 06:05
Great self control - great choice to pass on them!
kkd1125

Joined: Apr 10
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Posted: 01 Aug 2014, 11:09
Wow, good for you, Princess! Isn't it a great feeling when everyone around you is eating useless junk food and you are resisting? Nice job!
kkd1125

Joined: Apr 10
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Posted: 01 Aug 2014, 11:10
Correction: not "Resisting", but CHOOSING not to eat it. Big difference: "resisting" sounds like you're white knuckling through the situation, but making a choice gives you power and accomplishment.
Princess...

Joined: Feb 13
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Posted: 01 Aug 2014, 18:14
thank you all for the compliments.... and yes, it was a choice. I felt a tinge of pity and guilt subjecting colleagues to consuming the donuts but I had to keep up the leaving do rituals.
Please Lord, help me through this journey.....
jadenmiller

Joined: Jun 13
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Posted: 03 Aug 2014, 23:37
Great work. Reward yourself after wining battle. Share your experiences with others ,which make you feel proud.



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