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Journey with Friends

14 Nov

Welcome my friends to our weekly issue of Journey with Friends. This is a time that we come together for support, for encouragement, for fellowship – all with one single goal in mind – to live better. Welcome to our journey to share our goals and our accomplishments and our disappointments and frustrations.

Together we can do this!


Hello sweet friends. How did you do last week?  Ups or downs?  Remember life is a process. Things don’t happen overnight and changes take time.

I have great news to share. Six months ago, I had bloodwork done where my A1C came back at the time as 8.3 – not extremely high but too high in my world. Well that is where Journey with Friends started. Little changes at first – cutting back on food, making better choices, walking more. Nothing happened overnight and there were stumbling blocks, ups and downs but still I continued. Well last week I went for my six month check up and had bloodwork done again. Are you ready for this?  My A1C came back 5.9!  Yay me!!  This makes it all worth it in the long run. I’m so thankful for this change.

So I leave you this week my friends with a question.  What are you thankful for this week?  ❤️

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23 responses to “Journey with Friends

  1. easyweimaraner

    November 14, 2016 at 2:37 am

    isn’t that great? Congrats and BRAVO!!! you’re right good things happen rarely overnight, but they sure happen :o)

     
    • Piglove

      November 14, 2016 at 9:51 am

      They really do. Trust me, it’s a hard ride with lots of valleys and mountains. It’s not a race – I shall get there in time.

       
  2. katsrus

    November 14, 2016 at 7:39 am

    Congrats. I am always thankful to be able to see another day. Have a great one.
    Sue B

     
  3. imagesbytdashfield

    November 14, 2016 at 8:24 am

    Congrats! I am thankful that DH FINALLY painted and fixed his desk which had been cluttering up things (don’t tell him I said that – shhhhh) and that I woke up this morning able to do everything I needed to do 🙂

     
    • Piglove

      November 14, 2016 at 9:56 am

      Amen to that!!

       
  4. sheilaenglehart

    November 14, 2016 at 8:44 am

    Awesome! Action can make anything happen!

     
    • Piglove

      November 14, 2016 at 9:57 am

      Yes it can and DID. It took me a long time to figure out that it’s not a race – I’ll get there and it shows.

       
  5. Photofinland by Rantasalot

    November 14, 2016 at 8:50 am

    Congratulations! That is really great result in 6 monts.

     
    • Piglove

      November 14, 2016 at 9:57 am

      Thank you and yes I feel like I’ve achieved something. My doctors appointment is this Friday. I can’t wait to see what the doctor says.

       
  6. Kate Crimmins

    November 14, 2016 at 9:42 am

    Great news. As my doc would say, keep on keep on.

     
  7. Pat

    November 14, 2016 at 10:20 am

    Well done! I am thankful for good friends. Life would be so empty without them. 🙂

     
    • Piglove

      November 14, 2016 at 11:29 am

      Amen to that sweet friend! I agree with you 100% on that.

       
  8. Nylabluesmum

    November 14, 2016 at 10:23 am

    Well done June!!!! You are one of the most determined women I know & I admire your persistence & commitment to improving your quality of Life!! Way to go girlfriend!!!!!!
    (((hugs))) Sherri-Ellen x0x0

     
    • Piglove

      November 14, 2016 at 11:31 am

      aaww thanks my sweet friend. It doesn’t happen overnight but it does happen. Love you chicky! ❤

       
  9. kandykid

    November 14, 2016 at 11:36 am

    Something to be thankful for at Thanksgiving, Way to go, congrats on the hard work.

     
    • Piglove

      November 14, 2016 at 11:44 am

      Thanks sweet friend. I really appreciate that!

       
  10. Hailey and Zaphod

    November 14, 2016 at 8:16 pm

    Congratulations! Slow and steady wins the race!

     
  11. pilch92

    November 14, 2016 at 9:03 pm

    Yay! Congratulations!

     
    • Piglove

      November 15, 2016 at 9:01 am

      Thanks my sweet friend. I really appreciate that.

       
  12. Tails Around the Ranch

    November 16, 2016 at 11:43 pm

    Keep up all the good work! Congrats on the levels.

     
    • Piglove

      November 17, 2016 at 9:35 am

      Thanks my friends. I really appreciate the support! ❤

       
  13. speedyrabbit

    November 18, 2016 at 5:12 am

    That is great news,keep up the great work,so proud of you 🙂
    I am thankful for the love of friends and family and of course my boy Speedy,xx Rachel

     
    • Piglove

      November 18, 2016 at 9:25 am

      Thank you very much. I really appreciate that support – I really do!

       

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