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Day 21 No Complaints Challenge – THE END

The end of The Challenge arrived in a blaze of glory and I felt the way those people in infomercials feel after they buy the weird vegetable slicer. But beyond the state of mild euphoria that I was in, there was also the immense feeling of pride and satisfaction. Knowing that I could complete a… Continue reading Day 21 No Complaints Challenge – THE END

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Day 12 No Complaints Challenge: Resumed

I’m back! It’s much later than I had promised and hoped to be back to the Challenge but I’m here. My family left London almost 3 weeks ago and in that time I just couldn’t bring myself back to the challenge, I couldn’t snap myself out of this quick sandΒ I had fallen into and I… Continue reading Day 12 No Complaints Challenge: Resumed

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Day 10 No Complaints Challenge

(This post is a few days late. Apologies ma chΓ©ries) Small failures. Today I had a minor setback with the no complaining thing… We are in gorgeous Amsterdam, my favourite city in Europe (and possibly the world) when the stress and pressure of overseas travel with your family kicked in as I knew it would.… Continue reading Day 10 No Complaints Challenge

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Day 5 No Complaints Challange

I am not sore, I am not sore, I am not sore. BIG smile! That is my new mantra as I enter the second day after an intense workout. Most gym goers know this as painful period where all your muscles are screaming and cursing your existence. Getting through the workout without complaining wasn’t so… Continue reading Day 5 No Complaints Challange

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Day 2 and Day 3 No Complaints Challange

Day 3 and I’m going strong! Not without a few minor hiccups of course because if anything can go wrong ever it will be now for sure but its a good test of character and will power if I can just remain calm and not let it get to me. It’s only 3 days in… Continue reading Day 2 and Day 3 No Complaints Challange

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21 Day No Complaints Challenge

Could you go an entire 21 days without complaining or vocalising a single negative thought? Well that is what I am about to attempt. I have compeleted this challenge twice before, several years ago now, after reading an article about a book that focusesΒ on how word choice determines thought choice, which determines emotions and actions.… Continue reading 21 Day No Complaints Challenge