OREGONLAUREL   26,910
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My heaviest non-pg weight-- 280 lb, age 24





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Christmas 2008, current weight 153, final goal weight 148.



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Hi! I'm a 30-something mom of three kiddos. When I got pregnant with my oldest I weighed close to 280. Looking at that little sweet face gave me the motivation I needed to get off my couch and never be "the fat mom" I was going to be without a huge life-style change. Since then I've had two more sweet kids and lost 125 pounds.

I attend a weekly weight loss group but the program doesn't seem to fit the nutrition needs I have as a home athlete so I did some research into sport's ...
Hi! I'm a 30-something mom of three kiddos. When I got pregnant with my oldest I weighed close to 280. Looking at that little sweet face gave me the motivation I needed to get off my couch and never be "the fat mom" I was going to be without a huge life-style change. Since then I've had two more sweet kids and lost 125 pounds.

I attend a weekly weight loss group but the program doesn't seem to fit the nutrition needs I have as a home athlete so I did some research into sport's nutrition and changed my eating habits and needed to track calories, carbs, protein and fat... that lead me to trying several on-line tracking sites. So far, I like SparkPeople the best!

**UPDATE 2011** I'm still keeping the weight off and my last pregnancy was 4 1/2years ago (other than pregnancy I've never gained more than a few pounds here or there since having lost weight). My focus these days is multi-sport events. This is the summer of my first Duathlon and Triathlon and I'm so excited! I've worked really hard the last 6+ months for this and I hope it all goes well enough that I will want to keep doing it!
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SNOWANGELDIVA
10/12/2011 1:27:45 PM

WOO HOO on you concert high!! We're on a 'Casting Crowns' and "hill Song' marathon this morning...
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TEENY_BIKINI
10/11/2011 9:30:23 PM

Hey gorgeous. :) Happy Fall!

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SNOWANGELDIVA
10/10/2011 6:45:20 PM

I saw concert and was thrilled that you were getting a chance to go out and have a nice evening. When you posted to my page if I new the artist. I had no clue who they were and my curiosity was peaked. I just finished watching and listening to their "O Praise Him" video on You Tube and THANK YOU!
I LOVED IT!
I hope you have a fabulous time. Splurging on V.I.P. on an occassion as this is a wonderful idea! LOTS OF PICS and be sure to blog it?! PLEEEEEASE?!

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KERRIEMOE
10/3/2011 3:07:09 PM

Congratulations on your 2 lb. loss! :)



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EUTHAJ
9/16/2011 4:24:10 AM

You are amazing........ emoticon



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