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    emoticon for being my partner in this journey of a 40 day "sacrifice". I do have two days behind me now of giving up honey and maple syrup. I have given up sugar and refined foods for over a year now but I had replaced the sugar with honey and or organic maple syrup on occasion. emoticon

    Although I know they have some nutrition in them they are still sweet and they make me crave them. My desire to give them up is so that I will not turn to them when I feel tired or stressed. I want my God to be Jesus not sweets. If I lose some weight doing that, well ok but that is beside the point for me. Knowing I made a promise to you to do this with you, helped me overcome the temptation this afternoon to indulge myself. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
    11 hours ago
    You answered my question I didn't see at first on the previous page..., till Easter. I wish I had started on the 17 when it began. That means I missed out on 8 days. Maybe I can go 8 days past Easter, so I can get my 40 days in. I am praying I can last that long without the honey and maple syrup. emoticon I am going to do it. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon .
    1 day ago

    Comment edited on: 2/25/2021 10:31:01 PM
    Oh my goodness my dear. How long are you giving up all those things for? emoticon I didn't have any honey or maple syrup today, but I ate roast beef and it made me have acid reflux. I knew better. I think I will add that to my list of sacrifices for the rest of my life. The reflux is not worth it. emoticon Keep up the good work. emoticon .
    1 day ago
    I am so glad you found me on SP also. When does lent start for you. Are you giving up Mocha? for Lent? I am not Catholic but I will give up something to support you and in the meantime help myself.. I will give up honey and maple syrup. How many more days? You are a women after my heart. "Thursday is think thin day in the thick of things and be thankful anyway". That's my motto for the day. emoticon emoticon emoticon
    Love, Charlene
    1 day ago
    "There are three ways to ultimate success, the first way is to be kind, the second way is to be kind, the third way is to be kind." (Mister Rogers) Thank you for being so kind. You are a winner. emoticon emoticon
    2 days ago
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