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Some days

Saturday, February 24, 2018

I have been eating low carb, now keto, for 8 months and most days it is easy, I have this down. I'm losing weight, my blood sugar is under control and I feel great. There are some days; rainy, cool days, boring days, days I'm feeling low, that I start feeling sorry for myself. I want to eat real pizza or chocolate or even a piece of toast! Today my husband came home with a large, ooey, gooey pizza and proceeded to stuff 4 pieces in his chubby face and then told me I looked grumpy. Hell yes I'm grumpy, its been 8 months since I had a piece of pizza and you know I don't eat it, you know I'm hungry and you didn't even think to pick up something I could eat. I think I'm entitled to be grumpy every now and then. Going off plan isn't worth it though. Every day I eat right brings me closer to my goal and saves my toes and even eventually my legs from amputation. I now have my health and my eyesight and my toes will be around for a lot longer. My health is way more important than a piece of pizza!
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    I'd be grumpy too!! But you're right-- You can't give in; your health depends on YOU!! Stick to your guns - stay on track- and drop that piece of pizza on your husbands head! And he should have picked you up something to eat-- but he didn't think pass his own desires. emoticon emoticon
    1205 days ago
  • -JAMES-
    I feel for you. Having a spouse that is not on the same page as you is tough, especially if he intentionally is provoking you.
    1205 days ago
  • ARMY_MOM17
    ...oh, Blessings to you, Dianne... emoticon so happy for you being strong, stubborn enough to resist the 'no, no' food emoticon temptations...I'm so not there yet and I want to be in the worst way...read on someone's sight today that they have been on Spark for a number of years but had not reached goal weight bkz, she reasoned, she did not(and I'm paraphrasing)have the 'fire' inside that motivated her to 'go hard' and be successful in obtaining her goal weight...YOU have that emoticon or 'stick-to-it-ness' most of us covet!...you rock!...be strong!...stay the course!...be my/our hero and my/our motivator...husband may be feeling a little threatened bkz you're doing so well...don't let him 'knock you off your square!'...You Are Winning!...🤗😁... emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
    1205 days ago
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