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Process, not perfection!

Tuesday, June 07, 2016

I'm battling feelings of futility. I end up thinking, ugh, all this work, all this effort, all this time, and I'm STILL not happy with how I look. But that is a very defeatist and dangerous way of thinking. In the past, it's caused me to give up on my progress, to regain weight, and to end up back where I started, wondering why the hell I didn't keep going when I was already halfway down the road to my goal, instead of eating my way back to square one. I am not going to do that again!

It's a process. Am I HAPPIER with how I look and feel than I was thirty pounds ago? Hell yes. Do I expect that I will be EVEN HAPPIER with how I look and feel thirty pounds from now? Hell yes. Well that alone is reason to keep going. It's about PROCESS not PERFECTION.
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  • NEEDBU66
    That you were half there and gave up. Now you are back to square one. That's why we keep going. Great great great point.
    1639 days ago
  • CHAMP57
    Keep your chin up and keep going...
    1639 days ago
  • AMANDABUCK
    Exactly. It's a process. You can do it!
    1639 days ago
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