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02/22/10 - The day I found the spark.

Hi! I'm a 24 year old living in the LA/OC county area. I moved out here in April of '09 ALL the way from Maine. I'll always be a Mainer at heart, but I sure love the sunshine out here. :)

I've always been the "fat girl." During my last two years of high school I made it my goal to join the Navy and lost 70 pounds, bringing myself at that time down to 180 pounds. This is the skinniest I could remember myself being. I ran...A LOT! The problem with all of it though, was I was relying on a low carb diet, and as soon as I came off of it all of the weight came back. I also had a huge support system, and as soon as I went off to college and none of those people were right there with me, I lost all motivation and gained it all back, plus some. (On a sidenote, I never did join the military)

This time, rather than simply wanting to "be skinny," I'm wanting to be healthy for life.

I can do this with spark!!

Member Since: 2/22/2010

Fitness Minutes: 2,589

My Goals:
-To make the rest of my years healthy and fit ones.

- To reach a healthy 150 pounds.

- To wear a bikini for the first time!

- To be able to run a mile again.
Weight Loss Rewards:

260: Running Sneakers *DONE!*

240: Coach Purse - DONE, and it's adorable!

209.5 (50% to goal!): Manicure

199: Trapeze class @ Santa Monica Pier

170: Skydiving!

150: GOAL! Rockabilly
swing dress and VEGAS!

My Program:
- To regularly exercise.

- To eat healthy portions.

- To eat fresh fruits and vegetables each and every day.

- To never eat a processed, frozen meal again.

- To stay within my caloric values, never too much or too little!

Personal Information:
Name: Jessica

Age: 24

College-student-poor: Yes

Other Information:
I am very much an aviation enthusiast. I started flying at age 13 and had my pilot's license at 17. I am pursuing a career in air traffic control.

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