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December 24, 2012: The most I've ever weighed in my life (including 3 pregnancies).





Jan 25 2013: Down 10 pounds.



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ChicagoCaroline

I've been here before . . . this is my 2nd try. I lost 15 pounds before. Unfortunately, they came back--and brought some friends. So, here I am again.

I'm in my early 40s and married with 3 children (pre-teen and teen). I'm a full-time freelance web developer and content writer. While self-employment has its benefits, my job unfortunately lends itself to sitting on my rump all day.

My big goal is to try to exercise. I know I have to in order to lose weight. Simply ...
I've been here before . . . this is my 2nd try. I lost 15 pounds before. Unfortunately, they came back--and brought some friends. So, here I am again.

I'm in my early 40s and married with 3 children (pre-teen and teen). I'm a full-time freelance web developer and content writer. While self-employment has its benefits, my job unfortunately lends itself to sitting on my rump all day.

My big goal is to try to exercise. I know I have to in order to lose weight. Simply cutting calories to 1200-1300 per day sadly won't work any more. I have just signed on to the SparkPeople 10 Minute a Day Challenge and connected with some athletic friends on MapMyRun. I hope both help motivate me to get up and moving!






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Member Since: 1/21/2012

SparkPoints: 10,268

Fitness Minutes: 12,295

My Goals:
I want to lose 50 pounds and also get fit again.

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A Chicago girl with 2 teenage sons, a teenage daughter, a wonderful husband, 2 amusing cats, and a gigantic, elderly dog.

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TEENY_BIKINI
5/24/2013 3:44:34 PM

Have a great weekend! Cheers.

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NONIE_C
5/13/2013 11:49:10 AM

Glad to hear that you had a happy Mother's Day!
Thanks so much for adding me as a emoticon I added you too!!!
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KASEYCOFF
5/13/2013 9:57:21 AM

We thought the NPS film at Chickamauga was one of the best we saw. They all seem to be quality productions, but that one was especially good, and very moving.
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KASEYCOFF
5/13/2013 9:00:37 AM

Thank'ee kindly for reading and commenting, hon - meanwhile, so far I've gotten three in the can. Hope you enjoy!
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NONIE_C
2/28/2013 9:20:23 AM

emoticon for your sweet, supportive comment on my 4-year Sparkversary blog. This may be belated, but that does not diminish how much I appreciated your words.
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