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24 hours.........The Orchid Diet

This is a discussion on 24 hours.........The Orchid Diet within the The Outback Terrace Bar forums, part of the Land Plants category; Coming down to the line... 24 hours..... have not cheated most of this month..... Even ...

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    Default 24 hours.........The Orchid Diet

    Coming down to the line... 24 hours..... have not cheated most of this month..... Even ate fresh fruit instead of pie yesterday..... have earned a small non-bloomer but will I qualify for that single blooming orchid? Or will I break down and go for the pint of Cookies & Cream or Double Dutch Fudge?..............


    oh dear..........

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    Hang in there Denise, it's all about long lasting satisfaction with the orchids as opposed to immediate one with the Double Dutch Fudge. Just picture yourself fiddling with a blooming size orchid, looking up cultivation notes, visualize the blooms, the blooms! ...
    You are doing great, keep being strong!
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    Remember, "A moment on the lips..a lifetime on the hips"..and "Orchids that were collected in the 1800s still exist at the botanic gardens in Kew."

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    Stick with it!

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    You can do it!!

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    TY all One thing that is sure going to help me stick to this diet is my new video project! I just finished the first episode of "The View.....From My Windowsill" and ......

    I'll be activating my YouTube channel soon. I had to return the PC cable that came with the camera because it was the wrong size. I should have the replacement tomorrow.

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    ok.... I had to be honest with myself today and not buy the blooming orchid but go for a small half-grown Vanda. My first Vanda, the blue one. This was hard because the Big-Box store got itself a new shipment....

    I did have a milkshake. Should have disqualified myself completely but I also had resisted Dove and Ghieradelli chocolate!

    By the time this Vanda blooms I should be several sizes smaller!

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