If I did not simply suffer from one moment to another, it would be impossible for me to be patient; but I look only at the present moment. I forget the past and I take good care not to forestall the future. When we yield to discouragement or despair it is usually because we give too much thought to the past and to the future. St. Therese of Lisieux
We are heading into Week 4 with the Peak 313 5 week challenge and I am pleased to say that Week 3 was a FAR better effort in every manner (for me). I KILLED it in exercise, mainly cardio however, I did squeeze in serious sets of lunges during a cardio session and hit my abs as well. The biggest deal (for me) was that I ate amazingly well. The key was simply…..plan. Wow. It worked. I was ready each day with my snacks and I wasn’t hungry and get this…..I had energy. Crazy, right?
The scale deal for me is I’m not weighing until the end of the challenge. The scale is a deal breaker for me. I can be doing EVERYthing right and if the scale isn’t where I want to be….I’m done. I will hit Dunkin’ Donut, Starbucks, whatev….because…why? Apparently I like to derail myself. Therefore, as I get older (and hopefully wiser), I aim more for how I feel, in my clothes and and my skin.
This week, I have my snacks and lunches pretty much stocked and ready to go. We are changing up a kiddo routine which calls for adjustment in my lunch hour, but that’s life…fluid and ever-changing, if we can’t adjust…..we’re sure to combust!
Stay focused this week! Here’s this week’s Scripture verse….