The most sabotaging word in the English language and therefore, in the Battle of the Bulge, is the word TRY. The implicit possibility of failure is always there. You\’ve left yourself a loophole and somewhere in the back, or the front, of your mind you may hear a little voice saying, You might not, you will not, do you really think you are going to make it?

There are other words and phrases that you can use instead of “try” that have a positive association to them.

Eliminate the word “try” from your vocabulary; and substitute the words:

Explore

Discover

Learn

Search

Investigate

Find out more about . . .

Tune in to yourself. When you hear yourself using the word “try,” substitute one of the above words and notice how the meaning and feel of the whole sentence changes.

New point of view: You can now explore and discover how to easily and effortlessly move “into the lite!”

Do you “try” or “explore and discover?” Write OLofWL!

Janice Taylor, is a Weight Loss Coach and Certified Hypnotist. She is the author of Our Lady of Weight Loss: Miraculous and Motivational Musings from the Patron Saint of Permanent Fat Removal and creator of the popular e-newsletter Kick in the Tush Club.