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Not just thin, healthy too!

Many folks ask how I shed half of my body weight in 2000, dropping from 240 to 120 lbs. The key to my 120 lb. weight loss has been slowly building healthy habits into my daily life, and adopting a plant based diet.

I also educate myself by researching the latest information on healthy living. I incorporate ideas that work with my lifestyle like wearing a Fitbit to ensure that I make my 10 flights of stairs and 10k daily step goals. I chuck those that don't work for me such as no ...
Many folks ask how I shed half of my body weight in 2000, dropping from 240 to 120 lbs. The key to my 120 lb. weight loss has been slowly building healthy habits into my daily life, and adopting a plant based diet.

I also educate myself by researching the latest information on healthy living. I incorporate ideas that work with my lifestyle like wearing a Fitbit to ensure that I make my 10 flights of stairs and 10k daily step goals. I chuck those that don't work for me such as no eating after 7 p.m.

I strive to take at least one healthier step forward each day than back; slow and steady wins the race!
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Member Since: 10/28/2009

SparkPoints: 42,795

Fitness Minutes: 95,560

My Goals:
I've just earned my Certificate in Plant Based Nutrition from Cornell University online. I want to use what I've learned to help improve the heath of my friends and family.

My Program:
I'll be eating a low-fat whole foods plant-based diet, walking 10k or more steps per day, and reading health related articles daily to stay motivated.

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I am a finance and operations manager working in Seattle, WA.

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Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. Albert Einstein.

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ROCKMAN6797
1/21/2012 10:15:31 PM

Congratulations on your accomplishments!
Extremely inspirational!



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YLCHERRY47
1/21/2012 10:08:54 PM

OMG, you look amazing. I saw your page a couple of days ago, and I know I will return to it over and over again to help me stay motivated. I have a long way to go, but I know I can do this to improve my health. You are my motivator!




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JPR-ARTIST
1/21/2012 6:16:05 PM

Truly an inspiration... your new you picture is beautiful.
Thank you for helping me see my potential too.
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NEVERGIVEUP68
1/21/2012 8:59:26 AM

emoticon Congrats on being picked for Motivator of the Day.!! I am very interested in Plant Based Nutrition. I am believes in Naturopathy medicine. emoticon



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1/21/2012 7:37:17 AM

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