erikahollister's Journal, 13 August 2017

Inspired by Miraculum's poetic post; thanks for the inspiration!

I pay the price when I eat rice,
potatoes, bread or gravy.

I think ahead, eat veggies instead,
cream, butter and cheeses just maybe.

a single slice, though it might seem nice
of bread makes my mind just a little bit crazy

pizza's an ouch, it lays me on the couch
for days with a mind dark and hazy

Give me vegetables green, meats fatty not lean,
avocados and nuts to sustain me.

If I get up and move; establish a groove,
- keeps my body alive and not lazy

Celebrate life, don't wallow in strife,
is the key to happiness, maybe?

The body's a garden; our seeking ardent,
we're learning to be healthy, self-caring

We're buddies who share our triumphs and cares,
whose thinking and woes need airing.

Well, we're troubled by fat, but much more than that,
we're sharing our life-learning journeys.

Diet Calendar Entry for 13 August 2017:
449 kcal Fat: 43.52g | Prot: 7.73g | Carb: 8.62g.   Breakfast: Low Carb Cheesecake, Albertsons Heavy Whipping Cream, Land O'Lakes Heavy Whipping Cream. Snacks/Other: Organic Valley Heavy Whipping Cream. more...

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I am seriously starting my weight loss journey again. I'm new to fs and have just been diagnosed as Type 2. Enjoyed your post! 
13 Aug 17 by member: Elvrya623
Loved it!:D 
13 Aug 17 by member: grumpy_goat
Great poem 
13 Aug 17 by member: chesgreen
I'm going to make a copy  
13 Aug 17 by member: DO N OK
LOVE IT!!! 
13 Aug 17 by member: GrandmaGini
AMAZING! 
13 Aug 17 by member: HCB
love this! 
13 Aug 17 by member: AlanaSopie
Nice!!! 
13 Aug 17 by member: Julie711Maye
Love it 
13 Aug 17 by member: jurneesmom
Wow!!  
13 Aug 17 by member: poppietanksley
Good job! 
13 Aug 17 by member: diehard3
Love it! 
13 Aug 17 by member: ehead
❤️ 
13 Aug 17 by member: xappie
wow! WOW!!!!! 
13 Aug 17 by member: Judyrose1997
Sweeeet! 
13 Aug 17 by member: Miraculum
Love it!! 
13 Aug 17 by member: southernldy
Serious literary society springing up here! Thank you for the inspiring lines. 
13 Aug 17 by member: T8U9
That was awesome! Thanks for sharing! :-) 
13 Aug 17 by member: Yourpissingmeoff
thanks 
13 Aug 17 by member: dboza
Thank everyone for appreciating my humble poetics. 
14 Aug 17 by member: erikahollister

     
 

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