Friday, January 2, 2009

WANTED: Self-discipline

Anyone know where I can find some?


I promised myself that after New Year's Eve, I was going back on The Wagon with my eating habits. I have basically let myself eat anything I want since Thanksgiving and my jeans have recently reminded me of why this is a not-so-good idea. But despite my displeasure over the current state of my bottom half, I cannot seem to get my rear in gear.

Working at home has been murder on my eating and exercise routines. Like, literally killed them because I basically don't do anything anymore. I was disciplined for a long time but after we left Knoxville, I just never got into a good routine that works. I know that I should take advantage of not having a commute and use that time wisely but here we are a year-and-a-half later and so far all I've done is think about it. I plot and plan at night when I can't fall asleep but come morning, I find every excuse in the world to run to Starbucks or just snuggle up with a book after work, instead of doing what I know I should do - exercise.

I know it is cliche to do this at this time of year, but I figure maybe if I say it publicly here, I will be shamed motivated into finding my self-discipline again.

Going to eat sloppy joes and have a glass of wine (or two) on my last night of freedom.

Dead girl walking....

3 comments:

Cookie Crums said...

It's nice to know someone else is trying to get back in the rountine too!! I have this nice new eliptical in the basement that I've yet to breakin. Monday....I'm back at the whole excerise thing again.

Mercy Triumphs said...

You are your mother's daughter! What about that blog...?
BTW... I'm "in" for the biggest loser at work... starting Monday!
HHHEEEELLLLLPPPPP!
Together, we can! Maybe..
I hope.... :)

Kimberly said...

If you find some of that self-discipline at the store let me know because I could use some too! Here's to being the people we want to be in '09 instead of just thinking about it! :-)

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