The to older angelbugs.
My Youngest angel bug, Easton Corbin, and myself at Vanderbilt Children Hospital.
I am a 26 year old wife and mother of three. My husband is my best friend, supporter, and EVERYTHING!!! We are trying to live better and eat better as a family. My youngest has avery rare disease and can only eat about 5 foods right now and my hubby has very high cholestrol. So I am tring to set good habits for my older two kids. I am still so blessed that God has blessed me with what he has. My kids are the most amazing kids you could ask for. We love doing anything outdoors, but my favorite thing to do is HIKE. I love being on a moutain looking out over Gods creation. Also love being on the boat, fourwheeling, play kick/dodge ball with the kids, reading, crocheting, taking pictures, hunting, going to the river, and of course shopping.
Eating healtier as a family!!
Today are you living the way you are because thats the way you really want to live? Or is it because the is how you lived yesterday?
Never just settle....NEVER.
It's been a long time since we saw you over here in SPARK PEOPLE land. Hope you are well and that family continues to thrive.
1579 days ago
Congrats on taking the next step to reaching a healthier you by getting active with SparkPeople - it's a great community, wonderful resources and fantastic support.
Please check out the SparkTeams - I think you will find a lot of others 'just like you' there. You can choose SparkTeams by age group, lifestyle or interests, geographic location or several other ways - some of the teams you might like include the Official 10-minute Daily Exercise Streak Challenge, Starting Over Weekly Mini-Challenge Team, 10k Steps A Day and Motivation & Positive Attitude Plan but there are so many to choose from, you can have a great time looking for the ones that seem to fit you best! In fact, I suggest joining more than one group, post your intro there and write blogs as often as you can - you will find tons of friends and support that way, I promise!!
In my experience, SparkPeople is like a in some ways - it's lots of fun and easy to make friends because we're all in this together. I like the way a HEALTHY LIFESTYLE is emphasized instead of a 'quick fix wonder diet' so it's good for people wanting to lose weight, maintain a previous loss, get healthier, improve fitness and many other goals - it's about waaaaaay more than 'just' losing weight so you have definitely come to the right place!
If you ever need any help using features of the site, there are tutorial videos under the HELP section that can show you how to use the features of the site. You can also find them on the START page and several other places on the site.
If you haven't already discovered The Spark book and/or the SparkDiet linked at the bottom of the START page, check them out - the program is simple but extremely effective. There is a TON of information on this site - so much it might even seem overwhelming but fortunately we don't have to 'digest' everything at once! The FastBreak program is a good way to start.
Another nice thing about SparkPeople is that we have permission to be human - we don't have to change everything at once or be in a hurry to reach our goals. Take a few baby steps and then a few more and before you know it, you'll have completed a long journey - I hope you enjoy this community as much as I do - it teaches us how to make positive lifetime changes because that's the only thing that will work over time!
1898 days ago