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Another weekend party, another 1/2 lb

Monday, November 07, 2011

I'm not turning the invitations down anymore. With Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years looming, I figure I have to learn to plan carefully what I will eat and imbibe and not trip out when I gain the invitable small amount anyway.

I looked up the calorie counts of various drinks, subtracted the calories from my daily allowance, danced off a few more and was not surprised I STILL showed a 1/2 lb gain--in fact I expected a full lb gain (and knowing my body, that may still come tomorrow).

But I really enjoyed hanging with my friends--and I looked good in a dress I haven't EVER worn (I always planned to "get down to it.") It's the little things....
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    I think the clothes we can get into are some of the most serious psychological wins in this process, and a better indicator that the scale is most of the time.
    3130 days ago
    Go girl. That's the way. I agree. Want pics!! emoticon
    3134 days ago
    There you are...I was wondering where you went...glad you had a fabulous time at the party! I know what you mean about these holidays - enjoy fitting into the smaller clothes and have some fun!! emoticon
    3134 days ago
  • MAYTE1975
    emoticon You are enjoying life , that´s the best. What´s 1/2 lb , is not even half a kilo. We want photos with that dress emoticon
    You are such an inspiration
    emoticon sparkamiga
    3134 days ago
    YOu're so fortunate to have invitations AND success! emoticon
    3134 days ago
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