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Posted: 13 Dec 2012, 05:54
Trying to lose the 20 lbs. that I have gained since losing 58 lbs. 3 years ago. It's a struggle keeping motivated to stick to an eating plan and to continue jogging. Encouragement needed.

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Posted: 13 Dec 2012, 06:17
YOu can do it girl..we both need to get our mind set again..this time of year is tough...Surprised)

Yesterday is gone..tomorrow never gets here..There is only today..

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Posted: 13 Dec 2012, 08:54
I have been in that rut too. I had a HARD time getting going after my surgery. I started up SO MANY TIMES! This time, though, I have found a new motivator - I'm trying out something new and exciting, and it peaks my interest! So I am going, have been going for weeks and I haven't felt this good for ages! I hope you find the thing that makes it worth your while - and then move on it. Smile

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Posted: 13 Dec 2012, 10:28
I know you can could be boredom so dress up a new eating plan Smile
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Posted: 14 Dec 2012, 06:15
Thanks for all the encouragement! It is needed. I did make myself jog 3 miles after work yesterday so I feel good about that. It didn't help that our custodian brought snacks and wanted to make sure I got something before it all got gone. I felt obligated so I indulged. That's why I made myself jog. Thanks again for the encouragement. I am new to posting so bare with me Smile

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This is a good starting point, but you really need an exercise plan to maximize the results. Even if it is just walking. Get moving!
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