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GRAMMIEOFTWO Posts: 3,984
10/31/13 8:28 P

My health.

LKS2GAB2 SparkPoints: (37,765)
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Posts: 1,230
10/31/13 8:23 P

Look good in my clothes. Have the energy to do the things I want to do. Be self sufficient in my golden years.

CAMEOSUN SparkPoints: (86,609)
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Posts: 10,425
11/6/12 1:36 P

Health & to feel better

TIG123GER SparkPoints: (77,547)
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Posts: 2,116
11/6/12 1:00 P

Like others, so many. I primarily want to get healthier and get off my medications. But, on the vain side, I hate looking at the flab in the mirror - it disgusts me - and I want to look better for my husband. I also want to wear "cute" clothes again and be able to buy clothes in "normal" stores when I'm out with friends.

PEACEGRANNY Posts: 2,070
11/6/12 12:57 P

I sweep row, so being overweight is something I cannot hide, and it is embarrassing. I am not too overweight to row, but I am bigger than most in my group.

WENWASHING67 Posts: 356
11/6/12 12:24 P

Honestly? I want to feel attractive and confident again. The better health is an added bonus.

FENWAYGIRL18 Posts: 5,868
11/6/12 11:55 A

MY HUSBAND AND SON

JESSMARIE13 SparkPoints: (0)
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Posts: 149
11/6/12 11:06 A

I want to live to be 100! I used to joke about this all the time, but why not, right? Also, I found out that I have very high cholesterol. I'm almost positive that it's a hereditary cause and not lifestyle, but changing my lifestyle certainly can't hurt!

JASTAMPER11 SparkPoints: (57,593)
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11/6/12 8:33 A

Be here for my children in a helpful healthy manner

DARJR50 SparkPoints: (0)
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Posts: 2,247
11/6/12 7:23 A

health issues

RITAROSE SparkPoints: (166,052)
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Posts: 13,188
11/6/12 6:41 A

It's better for my health and I look better thinner!

SSCOTT331 SparkPoints: (34,862)
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Posts: 1,559
11/6/12 6:36 A

To be healthy and to feel better about my self!

Edited by: SSCOTT331 at: 11/6/2012 (06:36)
THINJIM1 Posts: 3,030
11/6/12 6:08 A

Health! I have diabities and Afib

TRYINGHARD54 Posts: 5,292
11/6/12 5:54 A

my health is the number one reason.. and i want to look good.....i want the pain in my knees to go away.

128PERFECT Posts: 3,026
11/6/12 5:37 A

To just feel better and be healthy. Plus I am going to hawaii at the end of april so I want to look good in a bathing suit.

WHERESMYDINNER Posts: 2,264
11/6/12 4:28 A

I tell everyone it's health. But really, it's vanity

UPBEAT551 SparkPoints: (28,516)
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Posts: 986
11/6/12 4:05 A

So I don't get flabby and so I don't get diabetes.

RICU1952 SparkPoints: (0)
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Posts: 2,718
11/6/12 3:05 A

I can't stand to look at myself and I know I'm not healthy this way, so I've made up my mind to make a change.

JANIEWWJD SparkPoints: (532,184)
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Posts: 14,744
11/6/12 1:45 A

I just feel better when I'm in shape.

MMEEAAGGX3 SparkPoints: (1,281)
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Posts: 1,049
11/6/12 1:28 A

I shaped up for myself and nobody else. I wanted to be healthy. Those commercials where the wives would say, "I lost weight and now I'm my husband's trophy wife!" did and still do, make me gag. I was not successful until I did it for ME and nobody else. I tried losing for weddings, other events, other people, etc...But at the end of the day, it usually only works if you do it for yourself. I definitely got it down.

RUBENB2003 Posts: 14,837
11/6/12 12:23 A

To hang out with my kids

EOWYN2424 Posts: 9,108
11/6/12 12:15 A

to wear all those cute clothes!

MSAL0820 SparkPoints: (0)
Fitness Minutes: (120)
Posts: 13
11/6/12 12:11 A

to feel better about myself

JUSTKLH Posts: 1,489
11/6/12 12:06 A

To get my body in the best shape I can get it and to accept what I see. Not trying to look like anyone else, just the best version of myself based on my opinion

OKIEGIRL561 Posts: 2,362
11/5/12 9:15 P

I'm extremely overweight and starting to be on medication due to my weight. Ridiculous not to lose the weight.

KAYE454 Posts: 3,470
11/5/12 9:13 P

my health

DWROBERGE Posts: 334,942
11/5/12 8:34 P

Health and Life

TACDGB Posts: 6,136
11/5/12 4:59 P

to be a healthier happier version of myself.....to love myself in my own skin....to like what I see naked........to have Dennis say "WOW"...........nice work........

PATNSL07 Posts: 44
11/5/12 2:48 P

We all have our own reasons, which is great-- I think it helps to just give ourselves a little reminder now and then why we work so hard for who we are becoming :)

Edited by: PATNSL07 at: 11/5/2012 (14:50)
LOSE4LIFE47 Posts: 69,265
11/5/12 1:54 P

my health

ASHLEYGILLE SparkPoints: (12,745)
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Posts: 1,889
11/5/12 12:49 P

Partially I am losing weight to improve my health, partially I am losing weight due to vanity after seeing pictures of me and my daughters at the beach this summer. I just looked bad!

MANDIETERRIER1 Posts: 17,128
11/5/12 12:44 P

High school reunion. And I want to get to where I need to be before I turn 40 and my metabolism allegedly stops.

Edited by: MANDIETERRIER1 at: 11/5/2012 (12:45)
TSISQUAUSDI Posts: 1,659
11/5/12 12:37 P

Me!

KIMBOLEAN SparkPoints: (0)
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Posts: 817
11/5/12 12:13 P

to have more energy, be healthier, feel better about myself when i look in the mirror

PURECOUNTRY29 Posts: 866
11/5/12 12:11 P

to look and feel better, as well as be a healthier me for my family

YOJULEZ SparkPoints: (15,981)
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Posts: 2,171
11/5/12 12:08 P

Mine was really silly. I had (well, still have) a new boyfriend who is very thin and 5'6". I didn't want people to look at us and be like "why is that guy with that fat girl" LOL The guys before him were over 6' and 200+lb ex-football player types so it didn't bother me as much w/ them.

PATNSL07 Posts: 44
11/5/12 11:33 A

For me, there's so many!: To set a healthy example for my daughter, to fit into my "skinny jeans", to be able to complete a sprint triathlon, and to relieve some of my stress and anxiety (that might be the main reason!) What is yours?

Edited by: PATNSL07 at: 11/5/2012 (14:49)
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