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Refuse to be the fat chick anymore!!

32 yrs old and it's going to be my best year ever! I'm married with 4 kids and an insanly busy life, but I decided that if I don't take care of myself now then my poor kids or husband will have to do it in the near furture.

I realized just how self-destructive I had become when I hit 300 lbs. I honestly didn't feel that heavy, but the scale and my size 24s didn't lie. Food was a comfort for some reason and gave me a false sense of stability thru some really hard times.

I love being active and working out. I consider it my 'me' time and I need it badly most days!

June of 2010 I made everyone a deal.. I get one hour a day.. and the other 23 hours are yours!! Since then I have been able to loose weight and gain my life and confidence back.

I won't lie and say that's its been easy, but nothing in life worthing having is easy to come by!! Keep working hard and push thru the valley.. a mountain is just a head!

Since losing the weight I have joined the fire dept. and love being a firefighter!

Member Since: 4/27/2010

Fitness Minutes: 6,250

My Goals:
15lbs down by Jan 30th

Be 60 pounds lighter by June 2015

Be at my goal weight by December 2015.

Complete 5k in full gear.

Compete a Mud Run.

Be in a size 12!!

My Program:
Eating right, but I need to make sure that I get enough protein. Still falling short most days.
Working out hard on days that are between trainings, ball practices, and everything else 4 kids and a husband can throw at me.

Personal Information:
My name is Sam.
I was very active in sports in highschool, but married and had children right out of the gate. Ever since then I've been overweight and unhappy with myself. But that is going to change.
I have 2 boys of my own and 2 that I have custody of. I have a wonderful husband of 15 yrs. that has been so supportive this time around... and yes it's the 15,000 time around... but this is the last time! It's coming off and staying off!

Other Information:
Firefighter and Chief Clerk for Whitfield Co.

Completed Half Marathon!

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