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Barb's Life

Hi--I'm an empty nester whose third son married in 2012. I am still recovering from a July 2008 stroke. I started with SparkPeople in March 2012 because keeping my weight in check is very important for my health. I am looking forward to my future as I continue healing and maturing in the Lord. I believe this page will document stair steps of growth and rebuilding.

Update June 2014: A year ago June I started writing and leading a Bible study at church on God and our beginnings and ...
Hi--I'm an empty nester whose third son married in 2012. I am still recovering from a July 2008 stroke. I started with SparkPeople in March 2012 because keeping my weight in check is very important for my health. I am looking forward to my future as I continue healing and maturing in the Lord. I believe this page will document stair steps of growth and rebuilding.

Update June 2014: A year ago June I started writing and leading a Bible study at church on God and our beginnings and how we walk with Him. A friend and I planted a small garden by my front door for the second year this spring. It gave my neighbors and me much joy last year, and has already started to do so this year. I'm looking forward to see what this summer brings. Life continues to get more interesting as I continue to heal and yield to my Lord.

Update End of August 2014: It's been a good summer. I lost my winter weight and am now around 140 pounds. I've enjoyed outings with family and lots of morning walks. I am at the peak of my exercise cycle, and feel like I've gained back the ground I lost physically over last winter. Now looking for ways to sustain it in the upcoming months.
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Member Since: 3/13/2012

SparkPoints: 22,678

Fitness Minutes: 9,533

My Goals:
By August 2014, I plan on being down (again) to 140 lbs.

Got to goal on August 15,2014

New goal: By end of October 2014, get gym membership so can/will work out more this winter.

08-15 140 lbs wearing shoes
08-22 142.4 lbs
08-29 139 lbs
09-05 139.2 lbs
09-12 140 lbs

My Program:
I have been walking more with intervals of indoor jogging.

I'm drinking lots of water.

I'm reading more again here and participating more, hopefully inspiring others and motivating myself.



Personal Information:
I live very near Indianapolis, IN and loved the very moderate summer we had. My garden is beautiful. Thank you for planting it for me, friend. Lots of people are enjoying it.

Beginning the transition to fall a little early this year. But the weather is beautiful. I'm going to enjoy as much of it as I can.

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PIXIE-LICIOUS
9/18/2014 12:41:04 PM

"If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you."
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9/17/2014 1:46:13 PM

Thank you for taking your time to comment on my “Road Block” blog!!!!



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9/15/2014 3:18:32 PM

Just stopping by to wish you a blessed week! CS Lewis fan? Amazing author and man of faith. God bless!



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