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I am a 57 years old and live in the northern tip of NH. My goals have changed a lot lately. I am learning to like the person on the inside. She is someone that I want to get to know. I am also waiting for a hip replacement. My mobility is down to almost nothing and is driving me nuts.

I also have goals that aren't weight, exercise or nutrition related with is totally new for me. I have discovered hiking and I love it.

My goals for this summer are:
1 Be able ...
I am a 57 years old and live in the northern tip of NH. My goals have changed a lot lately. I am learning to like the person on the inside. She is someone that I want to get to know. I am also waiting for a hip replacement. My mobility is down to almost nothing and is driving me nuts.

I also have goals that aren't weight, exercise or nutrition related with is totally new for me. I have discovered hiking and I love it.

My goals for this summer are:
1 Be able to walk a 5K again by the end of the summer.

2. Go kayaking at least once this summer.

3. Go hiking again with my friend Mary at least once this summer. Should be interesting since she had knee replacements and I am having a hip replacement!
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My long term goals are:
1. I will stay within my calorie range of 1320 (or slightly less)-1670 calories a day.

2. I will log everything I eat (good or bad). I will also strive to increase my fiber intake.

3. I will do 30 minutes of cardio on good days and no more than15 minutes on not so good days - 6 days a week-no excuses. Anything extra is a bonus!

4. I will strength train a minimum of 3 times a week-no excuses.

5. I will work to improve my mobility issues and become stronger along the way.

6. I will track my fitness on a daily basis.

7. I will make every effort to reach my 5% goal
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8. I blog at least 2 times a week.

10. I will post these goals in a place where I can see them on a daily basis.

11. I will weigh-in weekly.


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Member Since: 5/8/2010

SparkPoints: 82,291

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My Goals:
1. Learn to see the person hiding inside!

2. To reach my goal weight of 160 pounds. I will see how I feel when I reach that weight about going further.

3. Fit into a size 12 (or smaller) jeans .

4. Swim 10 laps with ease.

5. Complete the Spring 5% Challenge and lose 5% of my body weight.

My Program:
I have started tracking all the food I eat each day. Quite an eye opener let me tell you.

I joined the local gym and will begin circuit training there. I will also do weight training and use the lap pool on alternating days.

Personal Information:
MaryAnn
Colebrook, NH

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Favorite authors:
Nora Roberts/JD Robb
Iris Johannsen
James Patterson
Tami Hoag

Favorite Hobbies:
Walking
Hiking
Kayaking
Quilting
Reading
Any type of needlework.

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RAYLINSTEPHENS
7/2/2015 5:42:20 PM

You must try to generate happiness within yourself. If you aren't happy in one place, chances are you won't be happy anyplace.
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7/2/2015 4:58:50 PM

Aloha. Just in case you haven't seen... we came in 2nd PLACE FOR LANDING!! Have a great day!

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7/1/2015 11:10:46 PM

If Barbie were life-size, her measurements would be 39-23-33. She would stand seven feet, two inches tall.
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6/27/2015 11:01:29 PM

First Day of Summer Challenge!! Let's stick together, and cheer each other on! Hope your healing, and mending are well under way



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6/25/2015 6:03:38 PM

All the best on the 5% Summer challenge. Goooo Spirited Under Dawgs!!

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