Random Thoughts for the Dog Days of Summer

Eating Choices

      My family and I were on a recent trip. We were at a place called Claim Jumpers, good food chain on the West Coast. It was lunch time. Really, a late lunch and I didn't want any lunch food. I had been to Claim Jumpers many times and always looked at their carrot cake. So I made a first time in my life decision, No lunch, just a piece of Carrot cake.

Some may say that this was not a good choice...very unhealthy...bad self control. I say the opposite. I did not want a grilled chicken breast or salad or fish, I wanted a piece of Claim Jumpers carrot cake. It was a choice based on what I wanted. No decoy meal ordered and then ordering a piece of cake to "share" but a real honest choice.

I loved the cake and did share it.

It was strange for me because I never in 60 years had done this. I did not feel guilty because it was what I wanted. Since I watch what I eat most of the time and choose wisely, this was not anything but another choice. Not good or bad but a choice.

Eating for so many people is guilt, points, right, wrong and judging.

This choice reminded me that eating should none of the above negative feelings.

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Specials July 20- July 25

#1  Buy any Carrot piece for $1.00 off
#2  Yogurt Club members can get a Free small yogurt on Wednesday. Limit 1
#3  Buy a $50 yogurt card and we will add $10 to give you a total of $60.
#4  Buy 8 large yogurts for $25.49 plus tax.
#5  Cones on request are $2.49 plus tax this week. Limit 1 per day

Normal rules apply. Limits Apply. No double dipping.Yogurts cards must have current balance with usable funds to use specials.

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