LADYBUG1943   90,338
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I love all living things: people, animals, and plants. I am an amateur herbalist, and love to cook with and use herbs for all sorts of things.

My weight gain has happened gradually, and I'm not starving myself to take it off. Exercise is key with me. As the grandmother of seven, I find that weight no longer bounces off like it once did. I actually wonder if I really should be the soft pillow my own grandmother was that made her hugs wonderful! Then I think about the health ...
I love all living things: people, animals, and plants. I am an amateur herbalist, and love to cook with and use herbs for all sorts of things.

My weight gain has happened gradually, and I'm not starving myself to take it off. Exercise is key with me. As the grandmother of seven, I find that weight no longer bounces off like it once did. I actually wonder if I really should be the soft pillow my own grandmother was that made her hugs wonderful! Then I think about the health challenges that presents, and I get "real."

I have several circles of friends: my church family, always the first friends wherever we move, my friends at the Bernina store where I used to work, my chorus friends (the source of the gold medal), my herb club and gardening friends, and the walking club that started me walking some 15 years ago. I talk about Spark People to all of them.


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LADYBUG1943 is off track and trying to pull this runaway train to a halt!
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Member Since: 3/24/2010

SparkPoints: 90,338

Fitness Minutes: 34,462

My Goals:
To feel fit and healthy, and physically vital.

My Program:
EXERCISE!!!
Eating less desserts and more real food; eliminating processed foods.

Personal Information:
Born on a farm in Nebraska, lived in several big cities ever since: San Diego, Philadelphia, Washington D.C. Now in Dallas, but in the process of moving to central Missouri. Love growing herbs, singing, quilting, and crazy quilting. Grandmother of seven. Trying to increase my dependence on God, and to quit thinking I have all the answers.

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I'm an avid reader. Not a single day goes by without a book, in my "reading chair," in bed, in the throne room.

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AMINO_WELLNESS
9/22/2014 9:56:56 PM

Thank you fellow Indigo Member for being your awesome self! Super Proud of all you have accomplished during the first week of the challenge and all the best to the 2nd week and beyond!

"Believe in yourself and your abilities. You can do anything"




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DFOLKARD
9/19/2014 7:21:00 AM

emoticon job on week #1 teammate!



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HAPPYSOUL91
8/24/2014 6:06:47 PM

I have "go to recipes", have gone through most of mine and now zone in on "quick & easy" and "batch cooking/crockpot cooking". When I make the batch and crockpot recipes on a Sunday, the week really falls into place, especially on days that I employed outside the home.

Use a big calendar and put down your main meals, years ago I had 31 recipes and rotated it every month.

** Keep it simple **

Carol



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MARGOO_GNU
8/15/2014 1:58:13 PM

I grew up in Bethesda! Graduated from Walt Whitman High School. But my father was in the Navy so I also saw Norfolk and Coronado between my elementary school in Bethesda and 11th grade when we came back to this area. I met a friend of a new friend's friend's brother :-) the first week of 11th grade and he immediately asked, "Aren't you the one who threw up in 2nd grade?" That was me!



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MARGOO_GNU
8/11/2014 11:12:28 AM

Thanks for your welcome!



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