BECKYF3506   27,313
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May 2013 10lbs down from my highest



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Flab fighting baby boomer

(08/24/2013) I turned 57 a week ago, which means my 50s are almost in the rearview mirror, with 60 approaching fast.

I've gotten to the point where I accept my size, and don't hate myself because of it now, but I would really PREFER to be smaller, just because it's easier to get around, fit into chairs and cars and bathroom stalls.

I also want to retain my independence and mobility as I get older--and I could really use some more energy too--so here I am, ready to see ...
(08/24/2013) I turned 57 a week ago, which means my 50s are almost in the rearview mirror, with 60 approaching fast.

I've gotten to the point where I accept my size, and don't hate myself because of it now, but I would really PREFER to be smaller, just because it's easier to get around, fit into chairs and cars and bathroom stalls.

I also want to retain my independence and mobility as I get older--and I could really use some more energy too--so here I am, ready to see if I can lighten myself up a little.
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Received Fitbit as a gift from my sister 07/27/2012 :)

Received NutriBullet as a gift from the same sister, and started using it 10/04/2013 :)



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Member Since: 3/24/2007

SparkPoints: 27,313

Fitness Minutes: 69,453

My Goals:
282=5% off (done)

277=20 pounds off

-get below 275

-get out of "super morbidly obese" category (273 gets me out of that category)

-get to 272, which is 25lbs off

-267=10% off

-get under 250

-get down on the floor and get back up by myself

-get back to my wedding day weight of 210

-be able to wear my wedding rings again

-get smaller than one or two of my sisters :-)

My Program:
Program--what program? ;-)

Wearing my Fitbit every day, aiming for minimum of 5000 steps a day, on my way to 10,000 steps per day.



Personal Information:
297.4 highest ever (2011)

289 01/01/2012

285 01/01/2013

283.8 01/01/2014

*hypothyroid*

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Baby boomer...empty-nester...digital artist.

I'm a 58 year old wife, mom, and grandmother.

My husband and I live in Vermont (New England), USA with our rescue pug and adopted orange kitty.

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LIFENPROGRESS
8/23/2014 8:16:36 PM

"Courage, sacrifice, determination, commitment, toughness, heart, talent, guts. That's what little girls are made of."
~ Bethany Hamilton ~




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TIKITAMI
8/19/2014 9:44:25 PM

Thanks for stopping by my blog. We'll get there, even if it slowly sometimes! emoticon



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KAREN608
8/7/2014 7:10:18 PM

Hope August is going well for you!



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7/29/2014 5:50:27 PM

“The only thing a person can ever really do is keep moving forward. Take that big leap forward without hesitation, without once looking back. Simply forget the past and forge toward the future.”
~ Alyson Noel ~

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KAREN608
7/27/2014 9:15:13 PM

Aw! thanks for picnic basket... the red and white cloth ! Favorite colors.

Hope you are getting into a good routine and looking forward to all the good that baby steps will do for you.

Had to zip around the house this evening to pack hubby's bag, find his alarm clock in the back of a dusty pick up truck along with other missing things... he is disorganized to the max!

I hope you have the best week ever and problems will just fly over your head and miss you completely!



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