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Interested or Committed?

Saturday, January 02, 2016

Day 2 of 100 Days of Weight Loss by Linda Spangle.

I have been interested in losing weight for many years. I have been committed to losing weight for a few weeks at a time. But when I really think about it, that isn't commitment either. There is a big difference between being committed and being interested in losing weight.

When I'm interested:

It doesn't last long.

I depend on seeing results or I don't keep going.

I easily explain why I'm not reaching my goals - no time, it's my husband's fault, life is too stressful right now, etc.

When I'm committed:

I stick with it.

I work on keeping my motivation strong.

I have a "no matter what" attitude.

When I'm committed, I make time. When I'm interested, I make excuses.

I am committed!

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  • REDSHOEBLUE
    Love your commitment! You got this! I'm still struggling with that word commitment! I could learn a lot from a Spark Friend like you! emoticon
    1955 days ago
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  • LIFESGREAT2DAY
    Awesome!

    Here's to being committed!
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    1955 days ago
  • CANTRELLA
    Excellent observation. We achieve more when committed!
    1955 days ago
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