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ColorMeRad 5K Fort Worth, TX 9/8/2012

Married my Love! 8/13/2011

"My Heaviest" 276 pounds (December 2006)


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Hi...My name is Mary and I am 33 years. I have struggled my entire life with my weight and emotional eating. I could make the story detailed and long, but it only boils down to that point. I start each day with full intentions of eating healthfully and exercising, but sometimes I mess up. I am trying to learn to forgive myself and remember this is my life.

I no longer want to be a prisoner to the diet mindset, the negative thoughts and feelings, or to obesity.

I want to be energetic, healthy, happy as sunshine. I want to be free.

What do you want out of life, and what are you willing to do to achieve it? Start doing what's necessary, then do what's possible, and suddenly you'll be doing the impossible!

~ "In the depths of winter I finally learned there was in me an invincible summer." ~

~ Obstacles are what you see when you take your eyes off the goal. ~

~ It's not that some people have willpower and others don't. It's that some people are ready to change and others are not. ~

~ Learn from where you went wrong, then step confidently and positively forward. For now is your time to live and to act. ~



Member Since: 11/7/2007

Fitness Minutes: 7,030

My Goals:
I want to be healthy, strong and energetic! I want to be extremely happy! I want to be a good example for my daughters.

Bucket List:
* Reach Goal Weight

* Get Fit

* Complete P90X

* Become fluent in Spanish

* Graduate college with my BSN

* Coach a sports team for my children

* Travel to another country

My Program:

I have to switch up my program quite often. I have to have something that feels like a "new" plan to me.

Attempting to become a runner again, after a long recovery from foot injuries and surgery.

Personal Information:
Name: Mary
Age: 33
Location: Texas


10/02/2010 - First 5K!
Forever Trinity

10/08/2010 -
Speak Up For Kids CASA 5K

09/08/2012 -
ColorMeRAD Fort Worth 5K

Other Information:
Suggested Reading:

* The Spark
* Fast Food Nation
* Intuitive Eating
* YOU! The Owner's Manual

I love to read! Favorites:
* Hunger Games
* Twilight
* books by Leslie Lokko
* books by Marian Keyes
* She's Come Undone
* The Giver
* Water for Elephants

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