1. Keeping track of the right proportions is not as straightforward as you thought.

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2. But you’re too lazy to do research.

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3. Cutting back on carbs is a daily challenge in a world full of temptations.

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4. You’ve spent thousands on gym memberships and the only thing that’s looking thinner is your wallet.


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5. But your personal trainer is a formidable force of fitness who pushes you to new limits, even though you feel like you got hit by a bus.

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6. It seems as though everyone is CONSTANTLY eating delicious food. Especially the fit girls.


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*Cries in corner*

7. You sometimes lose all self-restraint at the sight of your favorite snack.

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French fries? Game over.

8. You start to develop an irrational fear of weighing scales.

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After pigging out? No, thank you.

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9. And end up questioning the purpose of it all.

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10. But you remind yourself that it will all pay off in the end. Plus cheat days feel better than ever:

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Foodgasm, much?

Despite your struggles, you continue with your fitness regimen because you believe in being the best version of yourself!


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You know you got this, girl.

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