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Failure lies not in falling down...

Thursday, April 26, 2018

“If you have made mistakes, even serious mistakes, you may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call "failure" is not the falling down, but the staying down."- author Mary Pickford

Every time I leave SP, I stay gone because, 1.) I didn't have the motivation to stick with it every day and, not being able to accomplish even my daily goals, made me frustrated and ashamed; and 2.) staying gone gave me permission to do/eat what I wanted.

Every time I restart Project Me, I feel no one is going to respect me or support me while I try to turn this cruise ship around.

So, friends, and friends yet to be made, let's stay onboard together and have ourselves a fantastic time.


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  • KIMJ01
    You have come on an amazing journey! I hope you stay and welcome to the spark family. Saw your baptism picture, and so, welcome to the Christian family too! Blessings.

    528 days ago
  • LOWFATVEGAN
    I'm glad that you're here. emoticon
    535 days ago
  • FINDINGMYFIRE
    Rereading your profile this morning gave me a real boost. I love how you point out that one of two things WILL happen when you wake up tomorrow. I'm so tired of those regrets and tired of not wanting to get out of bed in the morning. Hang in there!
    544 days ago
  • 1965KAREN
    Adding you as a friend. We can help each other through our journey. So glad you came back. I have done the same thing. Truth is that it takes REALLY being ready. I think we are! Best wishes on your Success this time!! emoticon
    552 days ago
  • CODEMAULER
    It's great to see you here!

    "Remember, we all stumble, every one of us. That's why it's a comfort to go hand in hand."
    - Emily Kimbrough

    564 days ago
  • SCOOTERTVRPV
    I wish you all the best on your journey--just take it one day at a time. Every day brings a new opportunity and you CAN do this! emoticon
    564 days ago
  • COCEGU
    In 2012, I lost 25 lbs with SP - I was vigilant, walked more, excersized, everything. After two months, I stopped. I thought I could do it alone. Now it’s 6 yrs later and I speak out about my failures and my successes. Lets do this together!
    565 days ago
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