HOLLYS_NEW_LIFE   64,902
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I started this for my kids, but I'm finishing it for me

My name is Holly and I'm 39 years old. I was a chubby child, a fat teenager, and an obese adult. I began my journey at the age of 34 weighing 307 pounds. Only being 5 feet tall, I was about 160 pounds overweight, and going to be in serious trouble if I didn't change my life.

I'm a social worker for a hospital, I've been married for 14 years, and have 2 awesome kids who are 12 and 10. I decided that I wasn't going to be the fat mom anymore so I joined Spark in June 2010, and ...
My name is Holly and I'm 39 years old. I was a chubby child, a fat teenager, and an obese adult. I began my journey at the age of 34 weighing 307 pounds. Only being 5 feet tall, I was about 160 pounds overweight, and going to be in serious trouble if I didn't change my life.

I'm a social worker for a hospital, I've been married for 14 years, and have 2 awesome kids who are 12 and 10. I decided that I wasn't going to be the fat mom anymore so I joined Spark in June 2010, and started a journey to a healthier lifestyle not only for me, but for my family as well.

My weight loss has slowed dramatically, and a lot of that has been my own doing. I've changed the date to reach my goal to... whenever I get there. I'm too happy living my life to say no to a piece of cake, or a slice of pizza.

*10/20/2014* And NOT saying "NO" has resulted in a 40 pound weight gain... I'm still fighting and I WILL reach my goal!


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Member Since: 6/15/2010

SparkPoints: 64,902

Fitness Minutes: 34,548

My Goals:
WEIGHT GOALS ACCOMPLISHED...

9/5/2014
Maintained a 100+ pound loss for 3 years!!!

WEIGHT GOALS LEFT...

Date TBD
Goal weight 160

Keep fighting EVERY day to get there!

My Program:
- NUTRITION
Stay in calories EVERY day
Higher protein, lower carb

- EXERCISE
Cardio 30-45 minutes
7 days a week
Elliptical, Arc, treadmill, running

Strength Training
2 days a week

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I want to...

Live the healthiest and happiest life possible for my kids!

Wear a size 10/12 pair of jeans!


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If you want something you've never had, you have to do something you've never done...

Cowards never start. The weak never finish. Winners never quit...

God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can, and wisdom to know the difference...

Success is not final, failure is not fatal. It's the courage to continue that counts...

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ENDERLI
5/4/2015 9:54:10 PM

hey gorgeous! Xoxo



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HONEYBEESBLISS
5/4/2015 6:58:48 PM

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LUVTOBOWL
5/4/2015 5:16:37 PM

emoticon on your upcoming 5 year anniversary on Spark People!

Way to go, keeping off 100 pounds, that's awesome!

Have a great week Holly!!!

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ARAZA30
4/28/2015 10:55:53 AM

I just read your bio & looked at your pictures. Wow! You did an amazing job. You deserve a pat on the back. Thanks for adding me. Kepp up the great work.



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PERSISTENTTIM
4/24/2015 9:24:54 AM

Thank you for the support! I hope you're well. Have a great weekend!



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