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I'm excited to be on this journey. I'm going to enjoy every step of the way. Feel free to add me. I'll add you back. I'm no expert, but I'm an excellent listener.
I'm excited to be on this journey. I'm going to enjoy every step of the way. Feel free to add me. I'll add you back. I'm no expert, but I'm an excellent listener.


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Member Since: 1/23/2009

SparkPoints: 18,704

Fitness Minutes: 13,642

My Goals:
Daily Goals:

Drink more water!

Get at least 7 hrs sleep!

Eat more healthy foods, but no food is off limits in moderation!

Aerobic exercise at least 30 mins every day - Walking on my breaks and 1/2 of my lunch hour adds up to an hour a day! (Done! 7/3/2014)

Weekly Goal:
Strength Training at least 3 times per week.

Short term:
Get under 200 lbs!
(Done! 3/16/14)

Next Goal - 195 lbs!

Long-term:
135 lbs, strong and healthy!

(My top weight was 230 lbs in March, 2011)

My Program:
It's not enough just eat healthy or to exercise regularly, to lose a significant amount of weight, you have to do BOTH consistently!

Personal Information:
I'm a divorced mom with one son who's going to FSU right now to get a degree in Chemistry! I musta done something right.

Now that's he's trying his wings and preparing to leave the nest it's time to focus on me again and figure out what this next part of my journey will entail. I know I will be happier and healthier when I lose weight so that's just what I'm doing.

I work on a computer all day long and then when I get home I write, again on a computer, so sitting all day is not helping. I like breaking my hour of daily walking up to get my blood flowing instead of sitting for hours at a time without moving. It seems to be helping. I'll add more intense exercise as I get fitter, but for now I'm content with my journey so far.

Other Information:
"Strength does not come from winning.

Your struggles develop your strength.

When you go through hardship and decide not to surrender, that is strength."

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Member Comments:
NANCYANNE55
8/22/2014 12:39:27 PM

Thank you for the SparkGoodie and the VERY sweet note with it! You really made my day!

I'm so glad you are going to be eating more. It's a really hard thing to accept that you need to raise your calories. Heck, my husband LIVES with me and won't accept it. To him, it doesn't make sense that if he eats more of good food, the weight will probably come off. Very frustrating. emoticon

I've updated my page with more current info regarding my progress. :-)



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ADARKARA
8/21/2014 10:11:31 AM

It is most certainly a Renaissance Faire cup! The Pennsylvania one to be precise. emoticon



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SARAHPPP
8/13/2014 5:18:30 AM

Hi added you as friend and would welcome you also. Have joined writers support group recently. Just starting out with my fitness program but making big changes in my life that are positive and will help. If nothing changes, nothing changes. I have embraced that. Read your spearkpage and saw your son is off to college and you are thinking of getting a life of your own. Coincidence! Me too, but my kids are older. And I am the one going back to college! Again. School has always been the love of my life. Am self publishing now and so will probably just audit one class her semester that will benefit my writing, but the atmosphere will be so much better for me! More positive. Hope to connect with you. What are you writing? Very interested.



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WEARINGTHIN
8/12/2014 3:55:24 AM

Sorry. Haven't been keeping up on my Spark stuff. Glad you liked what I wrote on the Wrtiter's support website. Glenn



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PIXIE-LICIOUS
7/16/2014 11:13:18 AM

"Never wait for the proper mood to start a thing, nor until the spirit moves you. Make your own mood. Make your own spirit. How? ACT. Do something anything. Inspiration seldom generates action. Action always creates inspiration."
-Author Unknown
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Thanks for commenting on my "Trusting The Process" blog. Have a healthy day!




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