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Me, on a jetty, on the beach, in beautiful Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Copyright 2011 Allen Piercy





On the Carnival Splendor at Sunset. Copyright 2011 Allen Piercy, Lighting by Steven Salito





Cabo San Lucas on the beach (with the Splendor in the background). Copyright 2011 Allen Piercy



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That butt won't get any smaller by sitting on it...

I'm 31 years old. I've been chunky for a good deal of my adolescent and adult life. I don't want to be chunky anymore. I am an emotional over-eater, binge eater, and a foodie, which makes for a BAD combination. I do not want to be skinny; I want to be fit. I want to be healthy. I want to fit into clothes.

I like fitness, I just hate not being motivated. I enjoy step aerobics, yoga, pilates, swimming aerobics, ballet, tap dance, hiking. I'd love to learn boxing, kayaking ...
I'm 31 years old. I've been chunky for a good deal of my adolescent and adult life. I don't want to be chunky anymore. I am an emotional over-eater, binge eater, and a foodie, which makes for a BAD combination. I do not want to be skinny; I want to be fit. I want to be healthy. I want to fit into clothes.

I like fitness, I just hate not being motivated. I enjoy step aerobics, yoga, pilates, swimming aerobics, ballet, tap dance, hiking. I'd love to learn boxing, kayaking (which I've done twice and crave more!), surfing, indoor rock climbing (which I tried recently! Woo!), and breaking dishes. I'm always looking for inspiration and motivation!

On June 13th, 2010, I graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a BA in Theatre; Minor in History (women's/gender studies focus.) Since achieving this milestone, my goals have changed. I want to enter a Master's Degree program in nutrition to become a Registered Dietitian.


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Member Since: 1/25/2008

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Fitness Minutes: 17,248

My Goals:
1) Eat healthy and learn healthy eating habits.
2) Make exercise an addition to my lifestyle.
3) Manage stress better.
4) Be a support to those that need me.
5) Accept help and support when its offered.

My Program:
For May 2014
-188 mins/week of fitness culminating in 750 mins/month of fitness
-Track food 3x/week
-Stay within ranges for food.

Personal Information:
Irish/ German
Tattoo Lover
Piercing... Liker
World Traveler
Seamstress
Wannabe Knitter
Natural Blonde
Organic Foodie
Gourmet Foodie
Omnivore
Green!!!
Lover AND Fighter
Creative
Daughter
Granddaughter
Sister
Niece
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Other Information:
I love old music and am very picky about new music.
I love the Twilight Zone.
I sing Mezzo Soprano, but I won't for you.
I like comedy.
I love animals.
I hate raw onions.
I'm deathly allergic to beans.
I don't like ham or bacon.
I'll try ANYTHING once.

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SMILINGTREE
7/2/2014 10:57:32 AM

I was so happy to see your comment! I was thinking about you last night (and ARCHIMEDESII) and how I've neglected you! Kohlrabi is hard to describe -- I like it. It's mild, but sort of makes me think of a cross between a potato and a cabbage. That doesn't seem right. I've never seen one at a grocery store, so they must not hold up to shipping well. The first one I had was from my CSA, then I bought them at a farmers market, and one of my uncles grew them this year. I like that both the greens and the bulb are edible.

Yes, kayaking in the river current is harder than in a bay, but probably not quite as challenging as in the ocean. I'm going to try to go once a week or so for the rest of summer. After all I've got the boat, a truck, and access to lots of water. Why not?



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DSHONEYC
6/27/2014 11:05:08 AM

Hi felt strangely low (perhaps when you were also feeling it) last night, too. I am beginning to think glutten is my enemy...I know bread is my downfall. Feeling better, thanks for asking. Wishing you wings to soar above it all.



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DSHONEYC
6/26/2014 6:54:04 PM

Gee I thought we were already sparkfriends...did you unfriend me? emoticon



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DSHONEYC
6/19/2014 10:32:34 AM

Good to hear from you... emoticon



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SMILINGTREE
6/19/2014 8:36:00 AM

I hope that microbiology is a wonderful class where you spend 7 hours a day learning fascinating information :) And YAY us!



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