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Up until about age 43, I had no weight problems that were not self correcting. I am dysthemic; Seasonal Affective Disorder and PTSD!

Breaking my wrist in fall of 2014 and hosing my back in early summer of 2015 had seriously limited my weight loss efforts.

"SUNNYWBL is working hard to push herself out of the dumps and back on track."

I am slowly building up my activity level into weight loss mode again. I want to start working on weight loss again through Spring, Summer and EARLY Fall. The majority of calories burned in spring and summer have come from renovating the back yard gardens.

From a low of 145 pounds in 12/2010 I am back to around 170 pounds and need to RE-LOSE the weight. Aauuggh!

I used to have silent GERD and take daily medication, but after an operation in August 2016 that has been cured and I no longer need medication.

Nov 2016 - I have lost weight and I am down to 152.


Member Since: 12/4/2008

Fitness Minutes: 109,810

My Goals:
I am shedding the pounds that added up slowly and then a little faster when I drove a school bus for more than six years before I retired.
I am still shedding some of my house's accumulation of 'stuff'.
I never want to develop Type II diabetes.


My Program:
I got a GoFitWear armband and started tracking my activity and eating on July 1, 2009. Boy! no place to hide there, it tracks your activity 24/7! Later on, I could no longer get support or parts
8/20/09 down to 169!! (down 13 lb!)
8/30/09 down to 167 (down 15 lb)
12/17/09 down to 155 (32 Lb)
7/4/10 down below 151. (36 lbs) My low was 146.
I had to give up Curves on 12/31/2010 due to budget problems.
I mostly power walk or the Gazelle Edge for my cardio. I DO enjoy Strength Training.
I keep my sodium at or below 1600mg.
I'm sorry to say I have regained some of the weight I'd lost. 1/6/13



Personal Information:
I've achieved 77 years in Aug, 2016, am formerly married and now live in White Bear Lake, Minnesota. WBL is a 'first ring ' suburb of St.Paul, the state capital of Minnesota.
I have two great- grandchildren who both live in Washington state.
I am a gardener. I have no grass in my front yard, just flowers and shrubs! I also grow blueberries, red and yellow raspberries, currents, gooseberries, some strawberries and now blackberries.

I am an avid reader. I enjoy Science fiction, Alternative History, Crime and Mystery books.
I love to use my Kindle Fire HD to read.


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  • v ESHTEMOA
    Trusting that you had a blessed and enjoyable Christmas and that you experience even more blessings in 2015.Thinking about you my friend!
    Stay blessed!
    Roz. emoticon
    699 days ago
  • v FREEDOMSTAR
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    Just peekin in on you!
    706 days ago
  • v DIDMIS
    Thank you for your comment on my blog. God is good. It all started when I was in rehab also and I could do nothing about it. That Is when Brian tried to trace it down. It sure was a relief as I don't like to have something like that from the IRS and it was the first time. Hallelujah, hope it is the last time. And to think I used to work for them.
    Irene

    757 days ago
  • v WHITNEYTEACHER
    Hi, emoticon
    Nice to meet you, thanks for adding me as a friend, I added you too. emoticon

    I live in Oregon, my mother was from Blue Earth, MN and I visited there in 2005, the year after she died. It was fun tracking down the house she grew up in and seeing the town she had talked about so much.

    I look forward to getting to know you better.
    769 days ago
  • v GLORYB83
    This Halloween there's something new.
    A sweet surprise that's called a "Boo".
    A friendly "goblin" left it here
    To spread a little "ghostly" cheer.
    It's not a fright; it's not a scare, it's just a secret smile to share.
    To get you in the Halloween mood, you've officially now been "boo'd".
    It's your turn, now you're the one to pass along some "spooky" fun,
    To friends who'd love a special "treat",
    And let them know you think they're sweet!
    'Cause it's for sure this little gift will give their "spirits" quite a lift.
    Enjoy this latest, greatest way to celebrate this "ghoulish" holiday.
    769 days ago
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