LIS193
Greater than 350,000 SparkPoints 468,359
SparkPoints
 
Photos

Pickleball tournament March 18-20 2016.Won the Bronze in women's doubles and Silver in mixed doubles




July 2016




11/11/14


SparkGoodies

Fruit Basket
From:
BETRHO48

Pinata
From:
MEXGAL1
Awards

LIS193 is a SparkPeople Motivator!

See All SparkPeople Motivators
 
Interact with LIS193
Add as SparkFriend Send Private Message Leave Comment


I'm Lis and I joined in 2008 needing to lose those last 10 pounds again. I'd lost 35 pounds in 2005, another 11 in 2006, gained some back and I was in the 141-145 range for a few years.
Late 2009 we moved to Mexico, and over the years the weight crept up, getting over 150 a few times but in January 2013 I found a way of eating that works for me and I am back around 135 since March 2013 and the focus has shifted to maintenance in the 134-139 range.
My favorite activities are yoga, pickleball, walking and sea kayaking.
August 2015 I started taking a Pilates class twice a week and I love it.
March 2016 I participated in a pickleball tournament and won the bronze in the 3.0 women's double and the silver in the 3.0 mixed doubles!
I have come a long way from the couch potato I used to be!!


Member Since: 1/12/2008

Fitness Minutes: 361,445

My Goals:


My Program:
The end of March 2005 I started the Michael Thurmond 6 week body make-over. Finally something worked! I lost 35 pounds in 5 months. Over the next 9 months I lost another 11, down to 134. That was hard to maintain.

Jan 2008 - The weight crept back up to 145 over the last 8 months - now it's time to lose those 10 pounds again.

July 2010 - went below 140 for the first time in over 3 years!!

November 2010 - I'm back up in my "comfy" range 141-145

January 2013 - gained a few (!) over the last years to 151 but back with the program!
February 2013 - back below 140 :)
March 31st 2013 - at goal! 135
July 2013 - 134, back to my old low and then DD came to visit for a few months..
Fall 2013: 140 goal to get to or below 135 again
February 2014: back on The Plan
September 2014: new low 133



Personal Information:
After living in beautiful SW Colorado, near Pagosa Springs for 13 years, we are now living in San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico.
2009/2010 was our first winter in San Carlos - great to be out of the snow! It is a great place to live for most of the year and it is nice to visit Colorado for part of the summer. Summer 2014 we didn't go north and had a wonderful time staying in Mexico and even experiencing a hurricane.


Other Information:




Read More About LIS193 - Profile Information moved here. (Updated March 23)




Shown if member clicks "Read More"
My Goals:


My Program:


Personal Information:


Other Information:


Personal Signature: (Shown after Message Board Posts)
Add a Link
Save Changes
Current Status:
Secrets of Success
My Ticker:
 current weight: 135.0 
 
150
146.25
142.5
138.75
135
Login to Leave Comment
Comments
  • v JSTETSER
    Thanks for reading my blog and leaving a comment! emoticon
    6 days ago
  • v MELTEAGUE
    Looks like you are having a wonderful time on your trip!
    ENJOY every second!!

    Thanks for the sweet comments about the graduation, yes, I am very proud!

    Say hello to Holland for me! I talked to my SIL and B there yesterday. They have been getting a lot of rain, hope the weather improves for you!
    15 days ago
  • v LINDA!
    Thank you for dropping by my Seeing Results blog. I appreciate your support!!!
    emoticon
    17 days ago
  • v WALLAHALLA
    You have to love a nation that celebrates its independence every July 4, not with a parade of guns, tanks, and soldiers who file by the White House in a show of strength and muscle, but with family picnics where kids throw Frisbees, the potato salad gets iffy, and the flies die from happiness. You may think you have overeaten, but it is patriotism. ~Erma Bombeck
    Happy Independence Day!
    emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

    24 days ago
  • v SCOTTYDOG76
    Thanks for stopping by my blog -- and have a happy, long week=end whether you celebrate it where you are or not.
    emoticon emoticon emoticon

    Have a safe trip!
    Eve
    25 days ago
Member Comments (3480):  123Next >Last >>