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From Failures you can gain Happiness
Saturday, October 22, 2016      8 comments

Happiness does not come from comparing your failures or successes with the successes of others, but from looking within yourself. See if the thought you need to compare yourself with others can be changed to “I can be happy with my self no... Read more
I will not give up my dream
Wednesday, September 28, 2016      8 comments

My motivation to eat healthy is my dream. My dream is to run a 10K without breaking out of running stride. I decided to keep track of my progress here and discuss overcoming my doubts and fears. Sept 28, 2016: I am 70. I last ran a 5K on t... Read more
Finding time and Starting an exercise Routine
Tuesday, August 30, 2016      6 comments

I read this somewhere and put it in my Journal 1/22/16: "Is it even possible to be too busy to exercise? Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Group, has started more than 400 companies. He has also published multiple books, is an active philanthro... Read more
The green tea cup exercise
Friday, June 17, 2016      1 comments

Try this exercise out. Andy Shaw in his book "Using a Bug Free Mind" describes the result of imprinting your mind with the general image of a green, tea or coffee cup two times daily. Continue your life as you ordinary would during the rest of... Read more
Don't dispair, you have the power
Thursday, June 16, 2016      3 comments

I haven't walked your journey, but I am sure you are a worthy and powerful person. God, or the universe, or however you define it made you human and as a member of the human race you have incredible power. If you lack confidence, it's not ... Read more
Slay your dragons
Tuesday, March 29, 2016      8 comments

Some things that you need to do are not things you enjoy doing. These tend to be put off and put off until your life suffers too much and you just have to do it no matter what. Successful people don't get to that point. They figure what haves ... Read more
reasons why people make weight loss a big struggle
Friday, March 18, 2016      2 comments

White-1602 just posted a translation of an article giving reasons why many people make maintaining a healthy weight a bigger struggle than it should be. I include a link here because many of them hit home. See www.sparkpeople.com/mypa... Read more
I'm no longer Democrat, but Trump scares me.
Sunday, March 13, 2016      10 comments

On March 11, someone said to me you have a big day coming up in May, what are you going to do about it. He was talking about my seventieth birthday in 2016. I thought about it and decided to make a big change. I will switch from Democrat to I... Read more
Thursday, February 25, 2016      4 comments

Faith is the key to success. The key to success is to be grateful and happy no matter what life brings you. If you are unhappy because of what happen in the past or because you’re afraid what may happen in the future, be happy because you are... Read more
Lean Habit 2, Mastering the hunger pain (satiety clue)
Monday, January 25, 2016      4 comments

Doug Lisle created a video called “Losing weight without losing your sanity” www.youtube.com/watch?v=
xAdqLB6bTuQ . eating is controlled by the part of the brain called the hypothalamus which responds to stretch receptors and... Read more
Unstoppable Motivation
Sunday, January 17, 2016      3 comments

Listen to the podcast at podcasts.personallifemed
2789-unstoppable-weightloss/play . Continue with the tapping from the prologue, See www.sparkpeople.com/mysp... Read more
Managing Thought and a Challenge for You
Wednesday, January 06, 2016      5 comments

I always did poorly in sports of any kind and could never keep my breath after running for one minute, and I doubted my manhood as I grew up. I never seriously thought of exercising or consider myself capable of excelling in any physical activit... Read more
Letting go of mental pain
Saturday, January 02, 2016      11 comments

Holding onto mental pain of a traumatic event is insane. The pain served you when it was caused but no longer serves you and the ones that cause the pain seldom feel your pain or care. To heal you need to tap on accepting that pain is a proble... Read more
On being happy with your "failures"
Friday, January 01, 2016      4 comments

Happiness does not come from comparing your successes with the successes of others, but from looking within yourself. Failure is merely an illusion as every situation is an opportunity to start over with new information. See if the thought y... Read more
Acceptance: A key to emotional freedom
Monday, December 21, 2015      3 comments

Acceptance is a key to emotional freedom. We learn that from EA concept 4: “We do not judge; we do not criticize; we do not argue…” and EA concept 5: “EA is not …for continually reviewing our miseries, but a way to learn to detach ourselves f... Read more

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