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Hi. Thanks for checking out my Spark Page. I'm Eileen and people call me Ei. I live in Ohio!

Isn't SparkPeople.com wonderful? I really love it and it sure is helping me in my journey. This website was recommended to me when I asked my doctor how I could lose weight. Wow! I am so glad I asked her that question!

I went to Weight Watchers for several years off and on and did lose, but then put it back on when I stopped going.
In September 2010 when I discovered ...
Hi. Thanks for checking out my Spark Page. I'm Eileen and people call me Ei. I live in Ohio!

Isn't SparkPeople.com wonderful? I really love it and it sure is helping me in my journey. This website was recommended to me when I asked my doctor how I could lose weight. Wow! I am so glad I asked her that question!

I went to Weight Watchers for several years off and on and did lose, but then put it back on when I stopped going.
In September 2010 when I discovered Spark People and read the book, it really got me motivated to make a decision. I decided I wanted a healhier lifestyle and knew I needed to make a change. I was doing the WW Points plan-- on my own with the help of Spark People.

Spark got me going and then the new WW Points plus plan came out and I decided to change from WW points- on my own to the new plan.
In December of 2010 , I re-joined for the new WW Points Plus Program for three months. It was a early Christmas gift to myself, since I know ----I am worth it!!
Now, since early March 2011, I am doing the program on my own. I have a long way to go, but know this program will keep me on top of things.
I have a few health problems that sometimes interfere
with my exercising plans, but am striving to improve on this. I am hoping my health will actually be much better by my activity and healthier lifestyle.
One day at at time I will get there. It may take me longer than I planned, but I will not give up. My journey is moving in the right direction and I am on this with all of you. Let's help each other get there. Thanks for being here Spark People!
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Member Since: 9/2/2010

SparkPoints: 40,940

Fitness Minutes: 23,949

My Goals:
To Continue on this journey, One day at a time, losing the weight
necessary to become healthier.

Hoping to reach my goal in 2013. As I get closer to goal I will pick a date. Health issues have set me back some. I will do as much as I can to catch up and be active.






My Program:
Following the Weight Watcher Points Plus Program.

Track food and portion control daily.

Exercising regularly.

Drink 8 glasses of water daily.

Eat at least 5 fruits and vegetables a day.

Always remembering, to Pray and Thank God for His love and guidance in my journey every day!



Personal Information:
I live in Ohio, a suburb on the west side of Cleveland.
I have three adult children, two son- in- laws and three precious grandchildren.

My faith and my family are very important to me.

I babysit when I can to help my kids out and enjoy it.

I am active in my church, volunteering in many groups.

I belong to the YMCA and go to a Fitness after 50 class twice a week. I also go to use the equipment and pool other days during the week.

I love to read, love music, walking outdoors and spending time outdoors with family and friends enjoying nature.

I enjoy cooking, trying out new healthy recipes, and spending time with close friends.

I try to laugh at myself each day and not take things too seriously.
" Life isn't fair, but it is still good." Regina Brett











Other Information:
Quotes:
"Become the best version of yourself"
Matthew Kelly

"Be, Boldy, The Real You" Jim Smith
"Happiness is a mode of travel, not a destination. Enjoy the ride." Jim Smith

"Read the Psalms. No matter what your faith, they cover every human emotion." Regina Brett

"Do something nice for someone else---and don't tell anyone about it." Richard
Carlson

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FISHINGLADY66
12/14/2013 12:37:06 PM

I am stopping by with some support in hopes you are having a good week. May the rest of December be positive and rewarding with your Spark plan.

Remember - Stay focused on your goals, determined to reach them, and positive that you will!

As you work toward your dreams this week---always be confident and know you've got what it takes: hope to lift you up, determination to keep you working hard, and a vision to carry you forward.

Stay positive!

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FISHINGLADY66
11/25/2013 7:46:23 PM

Happy Thanksgiving week to you my dear friend. I hope your Thanksgiving Day is a blessing spending time with your dear family. Yesterday my DD and family came over for her Birthday Celebration and lunch. Tomorrow is Grand parents day at my grand kids school. We will go and have lunch them in the school cafeteria and watch a play put on by them and their class. Andrea is 6 and Haley is 5.

It's hard to believe that little Peter will be 6 yrs old. They grow up so fast. It's getting really cold here, but we didn't get any of the storms or snow. Yeah! Have you had snow yet?

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11/10/2013 9:55:24 PM

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PIXIE-LICIOUS
11/6/2013 6:29:31 PM

"Never wait for the proper mood to start a thing, nor until the spirit moves you.
Make your own mood. Make your own spirit. How? ACT. Do something – anything.
Inspiration seldom generates action. Action always creates inspiration."
-Author Unknown
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JULIA_211
10/19/2013 12:59:02 PM

Enjoy the hayride and bonfire/roast! Sounds like fun! emoticon



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