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over 60, grandma of 9, trying to overcome some health issues and figure out exactly what it is I'd like to be doing with my life!

I have Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Graves' Disease, Restless Leg Syndrome, and chronic Insomnia. I had a complete replacement of my right hip joint in 2011; I now need a complete joint replacement of my right knee, which hopefully will happen within the next month or two. I also have anterior tibial tendonitis in my left foot, requiring me to wear a brace. All these things make exercise rather challenging sometimes, especially the last two!



Member Since: 10/12/2010

Fitness Minutes: 5,430

My Goals:
Goals? We don't need no stinking goals.... Oh wait, maybe we do! Having vague generalizations of what I'd like to happen isn't really working for me, so..

I am going to lose (eventually) 100 lbs. and get back to a healthy weight..

I am going to learn how to incorporate exercise into every day, even if it's only 10 minutes.

I am going to seriously get into this goal setting stuff, so that I can be more organized and productive.


My Program:

I have been tracking my food here since I started; it's been very helpful.

I am committing to doing at least 10 minutes on the Wii every day. unfortunately, with my current knee/foot issues, there are a lot of things I just can't do on the Wii right now, which makes me sad.



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Moved back to OH in December, 2012 after living in Florida for 14 years. It was those 9 grandchildren....


Other Information:
I love to read, mostly science fiction/fantasy. I love drumming, drum circles, nature, herding dogs, belly dance, historical reenacting, organic food, Mother Earth, being green, all kinds of music.




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  • v KOSHIE1
    so....?
    C'mon, get happy and get on(line!) and visit us!
    158 days ago
  • v KOSHIE1
    Thank you for adding me as a friend! I hope I can live up to the role!
    179 days ago
  • v KOSHIE1
    Welcome to the LC 50+ Ladies team! We are delighted to have you! You'll find we're a mellow group -- age makes you very accepting I think. Anyway, the regulars are a really supportive group, and I hope you'll join us on the monthly thread. By being active on a team, you end up CREATING (giving and getting) SO much more support....

    P.S. I has to read the comment under your photo ("This is me!") . Until I read it, I wondered why there was a picture of a teen-aged girl there..... You might have to reconsider your self-description ("I'm not the prettiest, sexiest.......").....
    180 days ago
  • v KOSHIE1
    Welcome to the LC 50+ Ladies team! We are delighted to have you! You'll find we're a mellow group -- age makes you very accepting I think. Anyway, the regulars are a really supportive group, and I hope you'll join us on the monthly thread. By being active on a team, you end up CREATING (giving and getting) SO much more support....

    P.S. I has to read the comment under your photo ("This is me!") . Until I read it, I wondered why there was a picture of a teen-aged girl there..... You might have to reconsider your self-description ("I'm not the prettiest, sexiest.......").....
    180 days ago
  • v BECCABOO127
    Thank you for your encouragement in my swimming efforts! Hope u r enjoying your weekend!

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    302 days ago
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