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I am a 39 yr. old stay at home mom to 3 girls ages 10, 9 and 7. My goal is to be fit by 40! I want to lead a healthier lifestyle. I was banded on 4/5/2011. I tend to be a bit on the sarcastic and cynical side. I love to read, hate to excersise (but am learning to tolerate it!), love to shop and want to smack anyone who is a size 2 (not really!). I am learning to work with my band and my new self one day at a time!

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Monday, July 23, 2012

Motivational Monday....Late Edition

This morning I did not want to get up.  The 4:30 alarm that signals I must get moving to make it to boot camp by 5:30 a.m. came way too quick.

I really thought about bashing the alarm in with a baseball bat.  Or hitting snooze a few times.  Or just ignoring it completely.  My bed was really comfy. 

Then I told myself:  You will only regret NOT going.  Once you get there it will be fine.  It counts the most when you DON'T want to go.  Now suck it up.

So, I got up. 

And did it. 

And you know what?  I was right..............I don't regret going.  I would have regretted not going.  I would have been really upset with myself for skipping because I did not get this far to get lazy now.  This is when it counts the most. 

10 comments:

  1. great post. I am going to put the quote up near my alarm clock!!!

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  2. WOW 5:30am boot camp! talk about DEDICATION.
    Glad to see that you got there, you are one inspirational mumma!
    xx

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  3. you are awesome, boot camp @ 5:30am!!! way to go...

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  4. You are a girl after my own heart! Thats how I feel some days and it does count double going on mornings like this!! I bet you felt freeking awesome after bootcamp!
    I love your blog and thanks for the motivation!

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  5. Awesome post! I'll remember this the next time the alarm goes off!

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  6. You are so dedicated to this and that's why you are so successful. I hope today is much less stressful than yesterday, my friend :)

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  7. great post! I admire anyone that can get up at that hour. I'm a night exerciser. :)

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  8. I agree with Amy completely. I am in utter awe.

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  9. I fully have a sign in my kitchen that says, "You will never regret going to yoga or riding your bike to work. So just DO IT!" And I try to remind myself of that every single time I want a nap more than I want to hang around to go to yoga! Most of the time it works! Good for you for rolling out of bed...

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