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I am an Irish Setter for the Spirit Undah Dawgs doing the 5% Challenge for either the Fall, Winter, Spring or Summer time. Just ask if you want to JOIN !! We can put you on the "master list !" WOOHOOOOO !!!! As an Irish Setter, I am indepent spirited so FREE in the dah wind ! , I LOVE to RUN so you have to train me to walk besides you or ELSE I'll be WILD !, I will catch ur frisbee's HAPPILY !, please DO brush me out all the time for I DO LOVE IT ! I also LOVE to play, sleeping at time





LOL really notice hair !!! it was FUN ! its supposed to as PURPLE from top to bottom but , hey this site doesn't pick it up all as mucjd.








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Giving what I can, when the going is ruff !

I am the ML (does this stand for Motivational Leader,, or as I LIKE to say "MOST LOVED" leader !???? LOL Just ask the other leaders,,,, but, ONLY my vote counts,, of course in this case,, perhaps some insanity helps?) for the Spirited Under Dawgs,,, a part of the 5% challenge community. We do what we are able to ,,, in order to lose 5% of our weight in 8 weeks. I HAVE SUCCEEDED at this a few times ! Though at that point, my weight was quite higher than it is now ! So this IS POSSIBLE !! ...
I am the ML (does this stand for Motivational Leader,, or as I LIKE to say "MOST LOVED" leader !???? LOL Just ask the other leaders,,,, but, ONLY my vote counts,, of course in this case,, perhaps some insanity helps?) for the Spirited Under Dawgs,,, a part of the 5% challenge community. We do what we are able to ,,, in order to lose 5% of our weight in 8 weeks. I HAVE SUCCEEDED at this a few times ! Though at that point, my weight was quite higher than it is now ! So this IS POSSIBLE !!

For this SUMMER Challenge, I AM AGAIN (SIGH !) dealing with foot problems. Still in the "having tests" stage, so I can't state if I'll be down for all 8 weeks, or not, I tend to think yes.

So what I will do to lose the weight? The ONLY thing I can. To WATCH my food Intake ! The KEY IS TRACKING !! If you find ur gaining,, or on a plateau,,, RESTART with TRACKING, and EVERYTHING you put into ur mouth.

THIS IS DOABLE even if I don't lose the entire 5%, i WANT SOME !



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Member Since: 7/7/2011

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I live in the GORGEOUS State of Maine ! Our States Motto is: "VACATION LAND" ! If you can dream it (other than HOT weather ! LOL) you CAN DO IT HERE ! All 4 seasons, are FULL OF FUN !!

I had PLANNED on swimming in the ocean quite a bit,, for I live on a harbor, with the beach less than 4 mins from my place, but that's OUT again, due to my feet.

I am OWNED by Missy Izzy !! A mix of Tiger,,,and Lamar ,, cat ! A lamar?? WHAT"s THAT??? its a kitty that has a rougher furr,,,, its a strange fur,,,, they have shorter legs,, almost dwarf like (Its GREAT ! She CAN'T JUMP on a lot of things my other cats have !) and when they are held in a "baby" position in ur arms,, they ALWAYS put their paw on ur face ! ADORABLE OR WHAT???? She's NOT at all demanding as some are,,, she's EXTREMELY LOVING. Sometimes TO MUCH So when I am trying to type ! LOL !

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To drink 5 to 7 glasses of water daily.

To TRACK DAILY ALL I put into the yap trap !

Exercise,, will vary,, and it can't be as it has been in the past,, until foot heals,, I CAN and WILL do arm exercises with weights,, once the picc line for antibiotics comes out.

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Humor is important to surviving when life gets hard,, harder.

Prayer is always helpful,,,, gets me through a lot of the rough spots.

I am surrounded by both family and friends,,,, hmmm that MARYANN (GI) is counted among them ! WOOHOOOO !! So are MANY others on the teams,,, "TEAMS"??? yes,,, some Dawggies have WANDERED OUT of the Kennel, but we remain friends.

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RAYLINSTEPHENS
8/4/2015 4:56:40 PM

My DH when I told him I was "tired of trying" replied, then you'll just have to lose more later.

*sigh* Who would have thought that would help?! But it was like getting hit with a brick! Wow! I've been back on track since he said that!

How have you been doing? If you need it, I'll loan you my DH, lol.

hugs,
linda



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IOWAGRAMMA
8/3/2015 8:34:01 PM

Wine!! You know, normally I'm not much for alcohol, but I understand that the Goodie you sent for our picnic is perfect for the 2 of us and whoever else we ask to come along. I think you need a break!! Sure glad to hear that foot is beginning to look lots better and seems to be healing. Praise the Lord!! Hoping and praying for the best, Diane! Hugs, Jeannie



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OKBACK2MEAGAIN
8/2/2015 11:42:45 PM

Hi Diane, thanks for commenting on my blog. Insurance companies can be such pains in the butt! I hope you are starting to feel better. Get well my friend! emoticon



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8/1/2015 4:21:38 PM

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1BEARWIFE
7/31/2015 12:26:40 PM

Hi Diane, I have to go to my daughter's. Will be gone at least two weeks. Should I put my page on hold, and if so, how do I do that? Take good care of yourself, get all healed, and we will taik when I get some time. Love you and the team! Sandy



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