Advertisement

Our Lady of Weight Loss

Our Lady of Weight Loss

Motivational Monday: What are you looking for?

What Am I Looking For.jpg
One of my star coaching clients (you are all stars), confessed that she found herself walking in and out of the kitchen all day long – looking. Opening and closing the cabinets, the fridge, the oven … over and over and over again – all day long … looking, foraging, helping herself to a bite of this and a lick and taste of that.
Needless to say, this was not helping her weight loss efforts. So – together we came up with a plan. Aside from exploring what she was really looking for, as in life and not food, we still wanted to keep Martha (the name has been changed to protect the innocent) out of the fridge. You dig?
So … Martha made signs that read “What am I looking for?” and posted them on all the cabinet doors and the fridge. The signs created a ‘pause.’ Martha stopped and read them, giving ‘pause’ for thought. What was she looking for, indeed?
The signs were working brilliantly for weeks. And then one day Martha told me that she’d returned to her old routine, foraging the fridge, grazing the pantry. I said, “Oh no, are the signs not working any longer?” To which she replied, “Oh, they fell down.”
Martha put them back up with sticky tape, this time, and they are still working wonderfully!
The moral of the story: If your signs fall down, put them back up!
Hungry for more motivation?
11 Tips: Will Your New Year’s Resolutions Wear THIN?
3 Keys to Listening to Your Body
Spread the word … NOT the icing!
Janice Taylor, your Weight Loss Success Coach
wise * fun * utterly useful

———————————
Curious about coaching? Janice Taylor can help you live your best life! Write Janice!

Advertisement

Follow Janice on Twitter and/or Facebook!

Join the Our Lady of Weight Loss’s Kick in the Tush Club: Beliefnet Chapter.

Visit: www.OurLadyofWeightLoss.com
“Janice Taylor is a kooky kind of genius. See if her idiosyncratic diet plan will work for you.” ~ O, the Oprah Magazine

Previous Posts

How to Be Eccentric, Clunky and Chunky.
Lo n’ behold, in the not too distant past, I was ...

posted 5:17:12pm Jul. 29, 2015 | read full post »

Green Tea helps to .... Burn Fat NOW!
The Zen master Hakuin used to tell his students about an ...

posted 1:49:40pm Jul. 24, 2015 | read full post »

Does NAMBY-PAMBY Fit You? -or- Buy a Doormat; Don't Be One!
This very morning, while sipping ...

posted 11:51:04am Jul. 22, 2015 | read full post »

Puzzled? Time to Send a Weird, Phallic & Prickly postcard to a friend!
This week’s Get Jiggy Weight Loss JigSaw Puzzle, ...

posted 12:12:47pm Jul. 18, 2015 | read full post »

How to Buy, Eat, Store the Thirst-Quenching Pomegranate
Greetings Tushkateers (member of the Kick in the Tush ...

posted 1:58:47pm Jul. 14, 2015 | read full post »

Advertisement


Report as Inappropriate

You are reporting this content because it violates the Terms of Service.

All reported content is logged for investigation.