HCB's Journal, 10 January 2013

I have a daily meditation book titled, "Each Day A New Beginning". I don't often read it...but glanced at it on the nightstand this morning.

The title suddenly hit me! It really is brilliant, isn't it? If we can internalize the idea that each day is fresh and new, imagine how successful we might feel.

No worries about yesterday or tomorrow, no regrets about gains, no negative beliefs about ourselves, no "fat" stereotypes, no memories of being slighted or criticized about our weight, no worries about the "Idiot Box", etc.

What freedom we will have when we just live with the thought "Each Day A New Beginning."

Still grateful for:

- The people I love who love me back!
- The good health of my loved ones
- My FS Buddies who support and encourage me to continue
- "Butt-kicking" myself to a smaller size today

Diet Calendar Entries for 10 January 2013:
1018 kcal Fat: 28.44g | Prot: 64.51g | Carb: 109.26g.   Breakfast: 2% Fat Milk, water, egg white, Sweet Potato (Without Salt, Baked In Skin, Cooked), Coffee (Brewed From Grounds), Eggland's Best Eggs, Pam olive oil cooking spray. Lunch: water, Low Fat 2% Small Curd Cottage Cheese, pineapple. Dinner: water, Spicy Tuna Roll. Snacks/Other: chips ahoy. more...
2545 kcal Activities & Exercise: Desk Work - 6 hours and 30 minutes, Sitting - 8 hours, Sleeping - 9 hours, Driving - 30 minutes. more...
on diet HCB's own diet  


10 Jan 13 by member: evelyn64
Beautiful thought...:-) 
10 Jan 13 by member: thynes
I like that !! 
10 Jan 13 by member: newmooney
I like it!!! 
10 Jan 13 by member: Bkeller1023
Yep .. as I've seen it elsewhere: "Yesterday is the Past, Tomorrow is the Future... but today is the PRESENT. Enjoy your gift." 
10 Jan 13 by member: FullaBella
Just what I needed to read today...thanks, HCB!!  
10 Jan 13 by member: ctlss
Of course it is a relevant meditation. We get through this one day at a time.  
10 Jan 13 by member: BuffyBear
One day at a time is all we can do...:O) 
10 Jan 13 by member: BHA
So true! Wise words! Thanks for sharing! X 
10 Jan 13 by member: pam-u-la
Yay! I love it! 
10 Jan 13 by member: skwhite
Beginning anew now... because of you! xoxox 
11 Jan 13 by member: Ruhu
Great thought for the day! I was wallowing in the fact that I could not move back with my family last June as planned for about five years. Yesterday I decided to make a new plan for a new day - we will move to Florida in 2018. New Plan - something to look forward to. :) 
11 Jan 13 by member: Neptunebch
I have that same book!!! It's buried somewhere amidst all the books that never quite made it to their new "home" when we moved. Might have to dig it out again - never thought of it in reference to my WOE - thanks for a reminder! 
11 Jan 13 by member: Sandy701
I might have to read that book. It sounds great. Thanks for the inspiration. 
11 Jan 13 by member: Eringiffin
You're doing so well, HCB. 20 lbs within goal. You are living the title of your book. Well done. 
12 Jan 13 by member: Helewis
exactly!!!!!!! :) thanks for sharing the positivity!  
13 Jan 13 by member: RoxieRene


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