Oh When Will I be Thin

An easter egg or 2 or 3

A great big glass of Iced Tea

Some dip, some crackers and some brie

Oh when will I be thin?

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Some soup with toast and butter please

Some fresh greek salad with feta cheese

A slurpee that guarantees brain freeze

Oh when will I be thin?

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Exercise bah it’s too cold

My body is tired I’m feeling old

My legs feel like they’re made of solid gold

Oh when will I be thin?

 

I need to make my body move

I need to play the music and let my hips groove

So that my health and fitness will improve

Maybe then I will be thin…

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More litres of water I need to drink

More movement and less time to think

Then my body will start to shrink

This is about more than being thin

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To be truly proud of the way I look

To take pride in the food I cook

To exercise without feeling crook

Maybe then my life will truly begin…..which is worth so much more than being thin.

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Linking up with the gorgeous Jess because I Blog On Tuesday

 

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47 thoughts on “Oh When Will I be Thin

  1. You my lovely friend are brilliant. Glad it ended the way it did (I was worried for 3 seconds) 💋 deb

  2. This was very cool.
    For what it’s worth I am thin, and yet still have to learn to take pride in the way I look. That sort of self confidence isn’t just about size unfortunately. Hope you get there sooner xx

  3. Loved that Rachel I feel your pain honey we just need to stay focused my doctor said to me once that if I lose 1lb a week then that’s 4 stone in a year and it’s better to come off slowly than too fast. Keep up the good work your looking fabulous xx

  4. Wonderful poem! I have been a variety of sizes and while my body at the moment is not as toned as it was 12 – 18 months ago, I love it and that’s what is important.

  5. I love Brie and crackers and wine so hard! I think we could be friends 😉 food is awesome. I refuse to deprive myself of delight.
    You’re totally gorgeous just as. I love this positive post, it made my heart sing. Thanks for the positive message.

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