Each morning is a fresh start...
Lord, help me to choose wisely...
"It's foolish to ask God to direct your steps, if you aren't willing to move your feet."
I want to be healthier than my parents were at my age. I want to be able to know that I tried my best to honor God by taking care of the body he's given me.
I need to lose 40-45 lbs. but more importantly, I need to retrain my mind to think of health vs. weight. If I lose weight just to fit into smaller clothes, it won't last.
I am reading practical articles here at Sparkpeople, and asking God for wisdom in the area of portion control, when my body signals true hunger, and when it signals that I'm done. I grew up in the clean-your-plate era, which I am learning to overcome.
I've been married for almost 37 years to my college sweetheart...a mother, grandmother, sister, niece, and friend. I love photography, reading, camping, music, history, and travel.
Favorite authors: Elizabeth Berg, Ken Gire, Max Lucado, Jodi Piccoult
Favorite foods: Chinese, Mexican, Italian
Favorite exercise: Walking
| current weight: 185.5
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2854 days ago
Stopping by my friends' pages to see how they are doing!
I read once how it does you no good for God to steer a car if it isn't moving.
Don't you love the Lord and His wisdom!
I just realized we share the same fav food: Chinese.
Just like the Bible says. All things are permissable. Not all things are beneficial.
2927 days ago
Thank you for your words on encouragement on my blog.
I don't spend much time on SP but do try to keep in touch with the people who contact me.
I have added you as a friend and hopefully you will do the same.
Keep in touch..
2973 days ago
THIS IS A TOAST ... TO US :
FOR THE MEN or WOMEN WHO HAVE US, THE LOSERS WHO HAD US, AND THE LUCKY PEOPLE WHO WILL MEET US!!
You have been hit. You have been considered one of the 10 most fabulous people on my friends list. Once you have been hit, you have to hit 10 fabulous people. If you get hit again you know you're really fabulous. So hit 10 fab people on your friends list and let them know they are truly fabulous.
SEND THIS TO 10 AMAZING PEOPLE, INCLUDING THE ONE WHO SENT IT TO YOU.
2991 days ago
I Googled "sunshine mountain" and found this kids' page with the words:
2991 days ago