I broke one of my own cardinal rules this morning

My rule is that I never weigh myself during my menstrual cycle. This morning, inexplicably*, I did.

My husband has a phrase for how this morning went. He says I’m looking at everything through suck-colored lenses. He’s right.

It’s amazing how often I have to re-learn the same lesson.

*I thought that, since I’ve been following my food and exercise plan religiously for over a week, you know…

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5 Responses to “I broke one of my own cardinal rules this morning”

  1. Princess Dieter Says:

    That is a great phrase, and I’m gonna swipe it to use freely as needed.

    I’m sorry the lenses suck. CHANGE THEM. Choose a fresher color.

    And yeah. When I had a menses, there were times when getting on the scale was asking for frustration–like an extra 3 to 5 pounds of it. It passes. Ignore the scale.

  2. Caron Says:

    And then there’s menopause with its own set of problems. It’s always something. 🙂

  3. Cathyn Says:

    The quote should have been “looking at the world through suck-colored glasses”, but I dropped the ball…

  4. Karen@WaistingTime Says:

    Okay – “suck colored lenses” cracked me up:)

  5. Jane at Keepingthepoundsoff.com Says:

    If you need to, put a sign on the scale that reads “The number that appears in this window does not define me today.

    I’m rooting for you.


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