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2 Active Ways to Stop the Comparison Monster and Shut Up Your Inner Mean Girl

Posted by 2 years ago 4 Comments 2552 views

I saw this on Humans of New York a few days ago and had to share… She nails it for me. In #wycwyc we have a chapter call Compare Yourself to No One and it includes your former self. Yesterday I turned 39 (I’ll update my bucket list soon — I was too busy living it up […]

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WEEKLY QUESTIONS

What Would Your Future Self Do?

Posted by 2 years ago 5 Comments 2496 views

I’m feeling so much better today than yesterday. After a long, busy, non-stop day I opened the mail to find a letter from the IRS that my tax returns weren’t filed properly.  The error was in my favor but it didn’t matter. This is the second big mess up my accounting firm made this year […]

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INSIGHTS

The Path or the Destination?

Posted by 3 years ago 0 Comments 2187 views

My friend Sara (awesome blogger by the way — click here to check her out) posted this photo on Facebook with the question: Do you enjoy the path or thinking about the destination more? I immediately thought about my recent trip to New Orleans and how I loved both the path AND the destination but then I realized how deep the question […]

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Carb Cravings?

Posted by 3 years ago 7 Comments 2562 views

So I’m having one of THOSE days. Despite going to bed the earliest I have in months — which Ryan thought was hysterical because I hit the hay before he did — I woke up in a foul mood with a horrible dry cough. To make matters worse, Evan is sick again. He doesn’t have any symptoms […]

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The Ultimate Food Journal App?

Posted by 3 years ago 30 Comments 4572 views

I truly believe food journaling is one of the biggest puzzle pieces to weight loss and maintenance. I have continued to keep some sort of journal on and off for the last 10 years and there is no doubt it’s a key factor in my success. Ten years ago I started with the paper journals […]

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INSIGHTS

Do You Eat on a Schedule or Intuitively?

Posted by 3 years ago 37 Comments 5547 views

This week’s question is inspired by Erika from Black Girl’s Guide to Weight Loss — who I was lucky enough to do a magazine spread with about weight maintenance last year… That’s me and her (and Michelle) cracking up at one of her jokes at the photo shoot.

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So… What WILL you do this Weekend?

Posted by 3 years ago 15 Comments 3671 views

At the end of this crazy life journey we’re on no one is going to care what we looked like. All we’ll have is what we did and who we touched and that’s so so so much more meaningful than how we looked. Today I had someone quote that back to me in an email […]

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WEEKLY QUESTIONS

Are You All Talk, No Game? 

Posted by 3 years ago 64 Comments 6453 views

The Husband and I got into an argument this morning. I don’t normally blog about these kinds of things as I try to respect our (mostly his) privacy. I know it may not seem like it because I share so much, but I do draw lines in the sand. Certain things I’ve made off limits […]

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Do You Let Yourself Get Hungry?

Posted by 3 years ago 15 Comments 2572 views

I posted this on Facebook today and decided to turn it into a Question of the Week:

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Do You Accept Compliments?

Posted by 3 years ago 20 Comments 2338 views

This is NOT a rhetorical question. I really want to know if you easily accept compliments or do you just shrug them away?

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