Tuesday, November 24, 2009

What's Your Mantra?

Ok.....I might have over reacted yesterday....ouch! Not that all the crazy stuff didn't happen, cause it did, but I ended up handling with the appropriate grace and charm....NAUGHT! I went home early cried and went to bed early. But today I feel better. I didn't weigh in last night, but I will today. I am sure that things will be better today. I do love my job, it's just "sometimes"....I know you all know what I mean.

So today I will remember MIND YOUR OWN BUSINESS!~ This will be my new mantra! The other will be be THIS IS NOT ABOUT YOU...IT RARELY IS~! The other one will....BE GRATEFUL, YOU INGRATE!~ I could go on and on. I think you get the point.

I have found there is no quicker way to get rid of a resentment then to do ANONYMOUS service for the victim of my resentment. GRRR. That is like swallowing bitter medicine, but it cures me 9 times out of 10! Lucky bastards.....

My life is good. Why bitch about things I have no control over. I will treat myself with love today. Making decisions that will make me feel better the long run. If I am not careful....I may just "grow up" before I'm 50! Let's keep our fingers crossed!

Keep the mood and the food real.......what's your mantra??

13 comments:

  1. My kids need to eat...my kids need to eat. LOL

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  2. Mine is - First, do no harm. As in don't make it worse!

    Hugs!

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  3. Praying for two weeks for the bastards also works, I've found - much to my chagrin!

    I have to work extra hard to remember "It isn't all about you" - love all your mantras today, except for the tacked on "you ingrate" - that is a word I would never associate with you, Dana.

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  4. God Grant Me the Sensibility to Eat the Things I Should, the Courage to Not Eat the Things I Shouldn’t, and the Wisdom to Know the Difference.

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  5. I probably have so many different mantra to fit any given situation..geesh! ..I too tend to take things personally and rarely are they about me. I try hard to stop taking myself and life so seriously. And in recent years i've been more successful....maybe its just the maturing process. ( Being over 40 that is)
    I want to thank you so much for taking the time to comment on my blog of late. It means alot. Take care of yourself. Take it one day at a time.

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  6. TOMORROW IS ANOTHER DAY. You don't know how many times I say that mantra. It totally helps for so many different situations.

    I like your mantra IT'S NOT ABOUT ME. IT RARELY IS. Gonna have to place that one on my computer monitor.

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  7. Mine are: With Faith all things are possible and Tomorrow is another day (Paula!)

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  8. Mine is "Make the best of things". Loved all your Mantra's too they definitely would work for me too. Glad you're feeling better *hugs*.

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  9. My mantra is "Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer." ;)

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  10. Mantra for eating right: nothing tastes as good as being thin feels.

    Mantra for life: do unto others as you would have them do unto you.

    Unfortunately not everyone follows that second one.

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  11. I like "life is an adventure, so train for it".

    I too am still learning, sigh...

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  12. Mine is: a week from now things will be different!

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  13. my mantra is: blog...blog...blog.

    and SIMONE GET UP OFF YOUR FAT ARSE RIGHT NOW.

    that last one not so positive but effective.

    <3 <3 <3 puffy heart love for you!

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