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Goal: Normal A1C (5.5 - 6.0) Achieved 2/1/12 Reward: HAVE EARRINGS MADE TO MATCH MY FAVORITE NECKLACE!!!
Goal: Fasting blood sugar below 100 for a week Achieved: 2/11/12 Reward: RED CROWN IMPERIAL!!!
Goal: Drink my water every day for a week Achieved: Reward: RED PENSTEMON!!!
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Goal: Lose 10 more pounds by 2/29/12 Achieved: Reward: MEASURING CYLINDER!!!
Goal: Lose another 10 pounds by 3/31/12 Achieved: Reward: LAPTOP!!!
Goal: Weigh 300 pounds or less by 8/8/12 Achieved: Reward: CAR DETAIL CLEANING!!!
Goal: Weigh 250 pounds by ??? Achieved: Reward: PASTA POT!!!
Goal: Walk 3mph/30min/3x week Achieved: Reward: NEW WALKING SHOES!!!
Goal: Stay in my calorie range for one week Achieved: Reward: ORANGE CROWN IMPERIAL!!!

Goal: 5k Your Way with SP training program

How I got here:

I am a memeber of an online rebates site called MyPoints. You read advertising e-mails and make purchases through member merchants for points which you redeem for gift cards at hundreds of web and "real" merchants.

On August 19, 2008 I woke up thinking how bleak and limited my life had become because of my weight. There are so many things I love that I simply couldn't do anymore, and I had given up on a lot of my dreams.

Then I got out of bed and checked my e-mail. MyPoints had sent me something about SparkPeople. I checked it out, and signedup (for the extra 25 points) not expecting to ever get results.

Well, I'm getting better results than I had ever imagined, so I have decided to stick around and go public.

For the first time in years I am dreaming again.


Member Since: 8/19/2008

Fitness Minutes: 2,014

My Goals:
Goal: Normal A1C (5.5 - 6.0) Achieved 2/1/12 Reward: HAVE EARRINGS MADE TO MATCH MY FAVORITE NECKLACE!!!
Goal: Lose 10 more pounds by 2/29/12 Achieved: Reward: MEASURING CYLINDER!!!
Goal: Lose another 10 pounds by 3/31/12 Achieved: Reward: LAPTOP!!!
Goal: Weigh 300 pounds or less by 8/8/12 Achieved: Reward: CAR DETAIL CLEANING!!!
Goal: Weigh 250 pounds by ??? Achieved: Reward: PASTA POT!!!
Goal: Walk 3mph/30min/3x week Achieved: Reward: NEW WALKING SHOES!!!
Goal: Stay in my calorie range for one week Achieved: Reward: ORANGE CROWN IMPERIAL!!!
Goal: Keep fasting blood sugar below 100 for a week Achieved: Reward: RED CROWN IMPERIAL!!!
Goal: Drink my water every day for a week Achieved: Reward: RED PENSTEMON!!!


My Program:
Staying within SP's recommended calorie range for my goal.

Walking on the treadmill

Strength training

Drinking water



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I am single, youngest of five, the only girl, and a former school teacher who left my job to move back home when my mom's health started declining. I am now living with my parents and doing the chores she can't handle (laundry, shopping, anything outside or up and down stairs). I also work part time at a customer service call center and hope to start substitute teaching soon.




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