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2015 is here!

I am looking forward to continuing towards my goal of a lower weight and becoming more fit.

One of my passions is breast cancer awareness and raising funds for breast cancer prevention. My best friends 24 year old daughter, Ashley, has stage IV breast cancer and I hope eventually no one will have to go through what she has. I have had many other friends and patients with breast cancer also and one day we will end it!

My NOVA Sparkers team is AWESOME and I've enjoyed ...
I am looking forward to continuing towards my goal of a lower weight and becoming more fit.

One of my passions is breast cancer awareness and raising funds for breast cancer prevention. My best friends 24 year old daughter, Ashley, has stage IV breast cancer and I hope eventually no one will have to go through what she has. I have had many other friends and patients with breast cancer also and one day we will end it!

My NOVA Sparkers team is AWESOME and I've enjoyed our monthly meet ups and our team doing races together. You guys are the best! You all helped me go from barely walking to being much more active and completing races!

The Ruby Teams are also awesome! The motivation and support with Rootin' for Ruby is unbelievable. I was lucky enough to meet a group of Ruby-Lites a few years ago and it's a day I will never forget!

I'm a 50 year old female, trying to lose weight and get healthier and more active. So far, I've lost about 40 pounds. I have about 30 pounds left to lose to reach my goal. Would love to find friends to share struggles and triumphs with.

I have really enjoyed being involved on Spark People and meeting so many wonderful people both online and in person!

I am a HUGE Washington Capitals fan and Washington Redskins fan. Unfortunately, neither team has done well as of late, but they are still my teams!

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Member Since: 7/26/2009

SparkPoints: 323,443

Fitness Minutes: 220,423

My Goals:
My long term goal is to get healthier and more active... One step at a time!

I hope to fill 2014 with longer and more challenging runs
*3-17-12* I completed my first half marathon-the Carefirst Inaugural Rock 'n' Roll Marathon.

My Program:
2/6/14 Enjoying clean eating and more movement each day. I have been trying to add as much activity as possible. Currently I am walking/running every day and have been enjoying the gym with my younger daughter and a Spark Buddy.
October 2009 City for Hope 5K
November 2009-St Judes 5K
April 2010-Kyle Wilson 10K
June 2010-Susan G Komen 5K
October 2010-Anthem Great Pumpkin 5K
November 2010 Ashburn Turkey Trot
December 2010-Jingle Bell Run and Reindeer Run
January 2011-Resolution Run
April 2011-Kyle Wilson 10K Fitness walk/run
June 2011 Susan G Komen Global Race for the Cure, Washington, DC
11-2011 Waynesboro Turkey Trot
12-31-11 Bull Run Festival of Lights 5K
3-17-12 DC Rock 'n Roll Half Marathon
4-28-12 Kyle Wilson 10K
5/12/12 Manassas Airport Runway 5K
4/20/13 Kyle Wilson Memorial 10K



Personal Information:
My name is Carla and I live in Northern Virginia, just outside of Washington, DC. I have 4 wonderful children, 2 great daughter-in-laws, 1 awesome son-in-law and 2 really cute Grandsons :-) I have one daughter left at home , at least for another few years :-)

Other Information:
I enjoy garage sales, thrift stores, eBay, running, reading and crafts...among other things :-)

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Member Comments:
RUTHIEBEAR
5/24/2015 9:27:34 AM

To enjoy the glow of good health, you must exercise.
Gene Tunney

I see you are positively GLOWING this week being in the top five for team fitness minutes this week!!!! You GO!!!! emoticon emoticon emoticon

Keep up the har work - YOU ARE WORTH IT!!!

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SPARKED2BFIT
5/23/2015 1:39:00 AM

Aloha! emoticon emoticon

Wishing you a peaceful and healthy weekend!

We start by doing what's necessary, then what's
possible, and suddenly we are doing the impossible!
St. Francis of Assisi


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GODSCHILD2_2011
5/19/2015 10:46:07 AM


T -think positive

O - open your heart to others

D - do something for yourself

A - aim for 1 goal

Y - yell I LOVE YOU to someone.




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SPARKED2BFIT
5/18/2015 9:24:02 PM

emoticon aloha Carla

We are Sooooo close to landing. If you haven't posted your miles yet, please do. We need you! If you have, you are an angel! Thank you.

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WALLAHALLA
5/17/2015 8:31:11 PM

I am SO NOT sorry for your loss this week! emoticon



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