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I love to garden, and am out side on most days when I am not working, in it. I HATE winter!!! LOL

I also need to get my self back on track. some days I'm pretty good other days not so. I have some physical issues, but I am not in pain (thank God) so I am careful of what I can do, mostly low impact things are fine. So there are some things I will not do that cause undo stress on my body. It does not limit me for most part.

I am divorced, I have 4 grown sons. No grands ...
I love to garden, and am out side on most days when I am not working, in it. I HATE winter!!! LOL

I also need to get my self back on track. some days I'm pretty good other days not so. I have some physical issues, but I am not in pain (thank God) so I am careful of what I can do, mostly low impact things are fine. So there are some things I will not do that cause undo stress on my body. It does not limit me for most part.

I am divorced, I have 4 grown sons. No grands yet. I look after my 80 year old mother. She is still very mobile and on her own. I work full time and part time, and am involved in various thing that keep me busy.

I am forever repairing or replacing things in my 85 year old house! I love to work with my power tools and do repairs around my house. All the doors and windows have been replaced, both baths have been replaced and are fairly new. replaced all flooring. Still needs siding, and walkway replaced.

So now I need to redo this body! So that it will serve me well, for many more years. I have been at it for awhile. I am determined, sometimes just not motivated! I need to do this, for me, because I AM worth it.
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Member Since: 12/30/2008

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I have improved my walking endurance .... I can now walk over 3 miles with out a problem!

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I joined Jenny Craig a year ago July. I lost about 48 lbs
so far. have been kinda stuck since the holidays. have had some joint health issues, so I have not been able to walk as I had been. Trying to get back into the swing of things, as my knee is feeling better. I am looking forward to summer to be in my garden again. All that yard work and exercise!!
Continue with what I'm doing and also fit more exercise into what i've been doing.

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I live in Illinois, Summer is here and it has been VERY hot and humid! I work outside so I am jut wiped when I get home.

I have 4 boys, am divorced, Work full time at a Driver License facility. I test CDL truck drivers. Have been doing this for about 29 yrs.
have great friends, and a wicked sense of humor, that I do use all the time.

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My favorite life quote is BE STILL AND KNOW THAT I AM GOD. I often do not take the time to be still and listen, to myself, or my body.

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GEORGIAGIRL26
1/14/2015 9:42:04 PM

Thanks for commenting on my blog.
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VTORIA3
1/9/2015 10:40:52 AM

Thanks so much for stopping by my blog and for the well wishes. Goodness, this was quite a super bug, but am finally making small improvements daily.

Another kindred spirit who hates winter! I don't know what I'm doing in WNY dealing with a blustery storm yesterday and then another 18" of fresh lake effect snow this morning. I usually shovel, but DH and I had the good sense to accept our neighbor's generosity to snow blow our driveway and front walk. Meanwhile, I'll just keep thinking Spring.

Nice spin on the spark wheel. Sweet!



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I had to friend you, since you're in the Illinois area as well! :-)



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1NANA4EVER
1/6/2015 8:18:15 PM

Thanks for the goodie. I have been limping around for well over a year and finally took the time to have it evaluated. I have degenerative hip disease, which translates to arthritis. I am pretty much bone on bone. I need to get through budget preparation at work and then will be able to take the time to get the new hip and recover as stress free as possible. I am hoping to be good to go for travel again in the Fall. I will keep good thoughts that the newest freezing temps are not settling right over you!



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