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Hi! My name is Andrea. I have been on a healthy lifestyle/weight loss journey for a while now. I had my last child in November 2009 and now I want to keep fit and healthy so I can keep up with all my babies (all four of them!)! I am a very active person, I love to run (free therapy!), as well as do a strength training component like right now I am doing the JM 30DS. I started out at 212lbs but now weigh 181lbs. I want to get down to 155lbs for myself. I want to feel great about myself and I want to set an example for my kids. I am committed to Clean Eating. I have eliminated all white sugars and simple carbs from my diet and I feel so much better. I still enjoy things like whole grain sprouted bread, "Food Should Taste Good" tortillas (to die for!), and potatoes and such but I really watch my portions. I do not want to live my life obsessed with how I look I just want to feel beautiful from the inside out and I am weel on my way! I am so excited to be a part of Spark !!!!

Member Since: 5/27/2011

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My Goals:
To respect myself. To remember that what I put into my body is what I will get out and to change the way I live to be sustainable spiritually, mentally, physically, and environmentally.

My Program:
Alright, my program. I would not really refer to it as such. I am making lifestyle changes that will give me results long term. As I mentioned in my intro I am focusing on, and committing to Clean Eating. I want all the fuel that enters my body to pure, non-processed goodness. Of course I have days where I may slip but change does not happen overnight. Each choice I make, I try to make it a healthy one. As for exercise I am doing Jillian Michaels 30 day shred at the moment and running an average of 2-3 times per week. I have no set schedule as life with 4 kids, a full time job, and various volunteer committments does not lend it self well to keeping things on schedule. Most of all I am trying to practice the art of self-forgivness. I am trying to respect my body and all I have put it through in the last 7 years. 18 months ago my body created another human being, I respect that it may take some time and committment to get back to where I was pre-pregnancy.

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I AM CANADIAN! I love to garden and run and bike and canoe and just about anything outside. Bring on summer!!!

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If think you can't, your right, if you think you can, you will.

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    Just dropping by to say hi! Hope things are still good. emoticon
    1931 days ago
    I'm jealous! I feel like i'll never see that again! emoticon emoticon
    But,good for you. emoticon emoticon
    1969 days ago
    Glad if anything I've done or figured out helps...

    Keep on keeping on!
    1972 days ago
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    Thanks so much for your supportive comment on my SparkPage and also for your prayers. God is great and has been with this family through a LOT of stuff. I'm confident he'll get us through this. I appreciate you taking the time to pray. Take care of yourself and have a great day. ~Erin
    1973 days ago
  • v SILENTE8
    Your comment on my page is so sweet. I envy you for getting to go to U2. How fun! It's awesome that you planned ahead to stay on track. Way to go!
    1973 days ago
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