Sunday, March 10, 2013

Preparing for Success

This morning, I awoke to the email I had been waiting for..the official call to weigh in for the Fitfluential DietBet.

So, despite a sleepless night - I hopped on the scale right away.  Might I add how much I hate weighing in with clothes on?  I was 3lbs lighter without...


All I had for photographer for the full length shot were 3.5 year olds.   I am amazed I wasn't asked to retake it...it took 12 tries between two preschoolers to get one clear one.

so unflattering...but it is what it is.  Call it motivation.


But nope - soon my starting weight was verified.


Now, I need to prepare for success.  I REFUSE to have the scale say that at the end of this.  RE-FUSE!

To win this thing, I need to lose 7.3lbs...




I will be spending the afternoon prepping food - chopping veggies, planning meals...preparing for success.   The next 4 weeks will be a test of my willpower in so many ways...but it is high time I get my act together and get back on track.


And to reward myself at the end? I have this thing I really want.  A yarn ball winder.


Not a fancy one. Not even that expensive...but I decided that I will not order it unless I win the bet.  My winnings will be nicely spent at Knit Picks at the end of all of this.

Wish me luck.  I REALLY want to place that order!

2 comments:

  1. Hey I didn't know they even made yarn ball winders - cool! You can do it Cori because if I can (the Queen of making excuses to eat bad food) you can too. If you get stuck, lemme know and we can revive the Mojo Jar!

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  2. Love the honesty Cori - and I agree with Nikki, if she and I can do this, so can you!!

    Best of luck, and don't hesitate to ask if you need help or motivation!

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