I'm sure you have heard people say, "Losing weight is easy. Keeping it off is the hard part."
Well, I disagree with this statement. I think losing weight is hard, but keeping it off is even harder!
Permanent weight... Read more
Christina (CFOSTER1966) lost 97 pounds and says she started this journey to become healthier and to ward off the complications that come with obesity. She has maintained her weight loss for the past 18 months. Find out how she did it!
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I love motivational quotes. One of my favorites is, “Whether you think you can or you can’t, you’re probably right!” I believe that there is a lot of truth to that statement. As a runner, I know that if I focus on the fatigue... Read more
It cannot talk yet it speaks to you. Some days it makes you giddy with delight. Other days it puts you into a deep depression. It judges you on a superficial level. The thought of it is enough to worry even the most optimistic person. What am I talki... Read more
Here are more thoughts and testimonials from the community, our SparkPeople members.
I've tried eDiets, Weight Watchers, TOPPS and never seemed at home. Somehow, I feel more at ease here and I have not explored mo... Read more
Today is my first day on diet to loose my 10-12 Kg.
after that back injury i have it became a part of my treatment to lose that weight
yet i am scared!! I've lost this weight before and i always get it back :(
Specially now, after loosing my jo... Read more
Disclaimer: I'm very sporadic with logging anything. Mostly because I've been doing it so long that I can basically do it in my head.
Okay, so I'm concerned that I might be eating too little. I'm 26 years old, female, 5'2", 125-128lbs depending... Read more
I'm new to this site! Hoping it will help my on my NEW JOURNEY IN LIFE! I seen a post on you tube Lori Snow posted it she did a thing called sparks boot camp. I did it right with her ;) ! I would like to know more about this?????? I myself weight 37... Read more
Started my journey on July 7th and joined Spark People about 2-3 weeks ago... Loving the site, the motivation and seeing all of the posts and articles... i don't have time to post often or get out on the boards, but I have been tracking and ch... Read more
For the past 2 weeks I've had this achiness in my upper back between my shoulder blades. I work out every day and I have tried to take it easy on the upper body stuff, but each day around 5pm my back feels tired and a little achey again. I took off 4... Read more
In October 2011 I was not able to complete a 5K walk that incorporated walking up 1000 steps (the annual Bisbee 1000, AZ). The next day I set out to lose 65 pounds and increase my strength and endurance so I can go back in 2012 and complete the walk... Read more
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. ~John Fitzgerald KennedyIn a few short days many of us will gather around the table with family and friends to give thanks for... Read more
I always thought when I lost all my weight somehow my life would be perfect. I would finally be able to accept myself for who I was. I would no longer find fault with myself. I would be able to go into any store and buy anything I wanted right off... Read more
Athletes like Brendan Brazier already knew that maca, grown in the high Andes, can improve endurance, stamina, performance, while increasing energy. When I first learned about raw maca, it was mostly from information like this, all the people who... Read more
Has anyone ever heard of this? Used it? My sister told me about this yesterday, and I looked it up online to see the nutrional benefits etc, and went out to bulk barn last night and got some to try. I used 1/2 tsp in my oatmeal this morning, and i... Read more
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