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Old 10-02-2010, 03:14 PM   #1
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Self imposed discipline - What is yours?

Here is mine

Around 30 minutes of exercise per day
Sticking to a household budget
Reading a portion each from a selection of educational topics per day
Learning a small amount of German daily
Getting my paid work done, as fast as I can
Doing around a half hour of housework every day
Keeping my weight at what I want it to be

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Old 10-02-2010, 05:48 PM   #2
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For starters:
-Trying to keep my portions of ice cream down to 1/2 cup or less.
-Limiting my consumption of ice cream to less than once a day.
-Resisting the temptation to buy a Hattori.
-Resisting the temptation to knock off the squirrels who consume most all of our hazelnuts and a fair portion of our chestnuts.
- Being polite to elderly neighbors who think I'm at their beck and call, at a moments notice, 24 x 7.
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Old 10-02-2010, 06:10 PM   #3
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Walking every morning before work (@ 1.8 miles)
Walking the dog every day after work (@ 1/2 mile)
Finish eating dinner before 6:30 PM
Dessert/after dinner snacking 1-day per week
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Old 10-03-2010, 06:18 PM   #4
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Depends on the day, but...

Round the block twice taking dog walkies. Once only, if it's raining
First 2 hours of any morning: 4 cigs, 2 cups black sweetened coffee
Daily maximum 6 cups black coffee
I have no limit for drinking tea
I never drink alcohol at luchtime. Except on holiday.
I never drink the night before I am driving
If not driving the morning after - 2 large G&T's.
Ice cream temptation rages every day
I try to work out at least twice a week
I try to avoid eating fatty foods
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Old 10-06-2010, 04:26 PM   #5
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i've 2 many. my food, cooking, sanitation (me & surfaces), the snooze i'll allot myself, hm, this could take awhile if i posted 1/2 of them. i'm rather well self-disciplined; let's say that!~
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Old 10-06-2010, 06:59 PM   #6
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No less than 6 hours coursework per day. But the key is managing my time.
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Old 10-07-2010, 05:40 AM   #7
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No less than 6 hours coursework per day. But the key is managing my time.

Which she does admirably.


I have business admin and accounts that have to be done, whether I like it or not.
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Old 10-07-2010, 12:51 PM   #8
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Here is mine

Around 30 minutes of exercise per day
Sticking to a household budget
Reading a portion each from a selection of educational topics per day
Learning a small amount of German daily
Getting my paid work done, as fast as I can
Doing around a half hour of housework every day
Keeping my weight at what I want it to be
My gosh, you are perfect. i wish i could do one of those things per month or maybe even a year. My life is most disorganised. :(
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Old 10-08-2010, 11:31 AM   #9
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early to bed and early to rise.

From my student life was used to go to bed after 1am because I liked to study in night so I was also a late riser. Now I am changing my sleeping pattern for my daughter.
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Old 10-08-2010, 03:35 PM   #10
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Now I feel so undisciplined !!

I'm not particularly religious, but the one thing I do every day is thank God for all my blessings. I also always bless my food. There are so many hungry people in the world.
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