I'm not sure who wrote this, but I think it is very appropriate for the first week of January.
If I Lost Just One Pound Each Week in 2009
By Valentine’s Day I’d be 6 pounds lighter!
I’m telling you – I’m loving it!
By St. Patrick’s Day I’d be 11 pounds lighter!
With the luck-o-the Irish I’ll make my goal!
By Easter I’d be 12 pounds lighter!
I’d be a cuter bunny!
By Memorial Day I’d be 21 pounds lighter!
Won’t let it rain on my parade!
By Flag Day I’d be 23 pounds lighter!
Boy, could I wave my flag then!
By Independence Day I’d be 26 pounds lighter!
That’s a neat declaration of independence from overeating!
By Labor Day I’d be 35 pounds lighter!
What a wonderful reward for all my hard work!
By Columbus Day I’d be 41 pounds lighter!
What a joy to discover what I can do!
By Halloween I’d be 43 pounds lighter!
I didn’t think I’d have had a ghost of a chance!
By Thanksgiving I’d be 47 pounds lighter!
I’d have so much to be thankful for!
By Christmas Eve I’d be 51 pounds lighter!
Talk about being merry!
By New Year’s Eve I’d be 52 pounds lighter!
It’s not just a new year, it’s a NEW ME!!