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I have tried to lose weight many times with little to no results. I retired 4 months ago and now have the time to dedicate to reaching the results I want. I have lost some weight before joining, but am hoping these trackers will keep me focused. Also just developed and am managing and trying to eliminate Type 2 Diabetes. Exercise is my weakness however. I have a long way to go but am okay with a slow and steady pace.
I have tried to lose weight many times with little to no results. I retired 4 months ago and now have the time to dedicate to reaching the results I want. I have lost some weight before joining, but am hoping these trackers will keep me focused. Also just developed and am managing and trying to eliminate Type 2 Diabetes. Exercise is my weakness however. I have a long way to go but am okay with a slow and steady pace.




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Member Since: 6/25/2011

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My goal is to lose 115 pounds in 18 months.

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Tracking my food intack and eating healthier are my main plans to reach my goal.

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NORASPAT
4/28/2014 11:35:10 PM

Cathy my Family in England rarely use a phone. My only brother is a writer in London I love him dearly but he is a recluse. I send him e-mails and he responds in less than three lines.
DH and I left our families and when we left NONE OF OUR FAMILIES HAD A PHONE.
Many still do not they just do not want to pay the huge bills that the phone company charges. You pay for every call, EVEN your next door neighbor. You are very fortunate with our family. I am very fortunate to have an amazing DH, we adore one another. Best thing I ever did was to say Yes to him. I hope the yard is going well. I hope there is plenty of water this year. HUGS PAT in Maine emoticon



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NORASPAT
2/6/2014 5:52:55 PM

Hi Cathy, how does your garden grow.?? Is it that time again?
We had a snow storm a really nice snow day. DH did snow blowing an d I went out and scooped up the little bits the blower cannot get to. I was out there for a couple of hours and I felt a lot better afterwards still no word from the DR. So annoying.

I am cooking Kale tonight and it always makes me think of you. Pat in Maine emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon



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12/23/2013 10:57:18 AM

Cathy, thanks we had a real education in our last ice storm. We have a gas heater that has no connection to any electricity. It is a Jotul and it has no vent either so it keeps us warm often. It has sensors for carbon dioxide and we get it serviced EVERY year, We put flashlights in corners strategically located and spent $ 70- no lying in Sam's club 2 weeks ago we needed to use Double A's, triple A's and the big old D's---- 8 of them for our radio back up. emoticon emoticon emoticon
I baked yesterday and we have soup made for dinners. We brought in the gas stove for camping and 4 gas bottles. We also have a can tank if it goes for longer and we have a gas lantern. Just remembering how to use them is an education but we can do it.

ENJOY New Orleans and stay well. Have yourself a VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS,((((((( HUGS ))))) Pat in MAINE. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon THANKS for caring!!!



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CAKEMAKERMOM
10/4/2013 5:09:41 PM

emoticon Just checking in on you! I hope you're having a fun time on your trip!



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NORASPAT
8/17/2013 8:35:14 PM

Cathy thanks for the long comments on my page. I love to read about what you are doing. Tonight I had a Spark friend to supper. She made me an anniversary cake and we read your comments. It sound like you are quite self sustaining. A really good climate most of the time.
I was pleased to read the tropical storm will be rain for the garden and relief for you. HUGS Pat in Maine. take care. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon



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