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Well, Hello!

My story thus far... I was very active in my youth, played sports, was concerned about my weight in the way most silly high school girls are, but was actually pretty slim, just curvy. As the time old tale goes, I gained weight in college. Still not horrible, just a little more plump. I had been in retail all of my working years...the kind that keeps you running around all day. I bounced around from 120-140 for several years until I took my most recent position as a ...
Well, Hello!

My story thus far... I was very active in my youth, played sports, was concerned about my weight in the way most silly high school girls are, but was actually pretty slim, just curvy. As the time old tale goes, I gained weight in college. Still not horrible, just a little more plump. I had been in retail all of my working years...the kind that keeps you running around all day. I bounced around from 120-140 for several years until I took my most recent position as a customer service rep at a healthcare facility. I sit at a desk pretty much all day. I packed on the pounds and at my heaviest was 180. The day I was closer to 200 than 100 was my breaking point. I've used other programs, but have not had as much success or support as I have found on Spark.

I'm interested in all sorts of movies, books, art, travel, blah, blah, blah.
I went to school for fashion merchandising/design. I want to get back into that line of work. I need something more creative than what I'm doing currently. Also, something that does not keep me dealing directly with public. I've just about had my fill, haha. I live in a rural area, so changing jobs, let alone trying to start a career, is a challenge.

Glad you stopped by and I hope we can encourage each other on this crazy ride!
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Member Since: 10/7/2011

SparkPoints: 28,313

Fitness Minutes: 39,749

My Goals:
GW: 140#

Exercise Daily reaching
13,000min by yearend

Run a 10K

Eat Clean

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My Program:
Weigh/Measure Monthly

Follow a 10K training program

Schedule time for exercise~minimum 20minutes Daily

Explore Clean Eating options in my area.
Incorporate Clean Meals into my diet.
Research Family Friendly Recipes.

Read as many new books as possible.
Make a dent in my movies to be watched list.
Get out and see performances.
Get out and have good times with friends/family.
Travel!

Personal Information:
My name's Cassy.

I'm 29yrs old.

I live in Southern Illinois

I've been married 8yrs and we have 1 daughter.

I'm a customer service representative at a healthcare clinic. I've been in customer service for 11years.

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Where everybody knows your name,
and they're always glad you came.
You wanna be where you can see,
our troubles are all the same
You wanna be where everybody knows
Your name.



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EMMY_DUCKIE149
9/29/2014 4:03:15 PM

Haha yes, I did it! Went with a Frankie Sandford example, and my stylist was flipping out. She was so happy to do it :) Love it!



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GETTING_FIT44
9/27/2014 6:09:19 PM

Thanks for the positivity!!!
I really appreciate it!



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EMMY_DUCKIE149
9/23/2014 5:18:57 PM

THANK YOU! IT WAS AWESOME!



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GETTING_FIT44
9/8/2014 10:13:30 AM

Thanks for the comment and care!
I am trying to push myself way too fast, you actually helped me realize I've been going insane trying to get weight off of me each and every day without trying to focus on making it a lifestyle. I need to slow down or I'll be back at this once I get to my goal weight...oh boy.
Baby steps is something I never do, I jump off the cliff and expect to easily land. I really need to take a step back and figure something out.
Thank you so much! I hope this works.



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EMMY_DUCKIE149
9/3/2014 2:54:31 PM

So long as you do a single fist-pump with as much power as you can muster in a fist-pump when he yells "SING!" will I allow this.



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