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Time to dial it up to super-duper serious

I decided to get serious on 02-01-2010, it seemed like a good date. My husband and I had made an effort once before together, and he lost tons of weight and looks great now, and unfortunately I did not. My husband is being supportive while I try again with the help of the Spark this time.

Progress so far:
10lbs Lost: 3-1-10

20lbs Lost: 3-31-10

25lbs Lost: 4-14-10 (1/4 way point!)

30lbs Lost: 5-5-10

40lbs Lost: 6-9-10 ...
I decided to get serious on 02-01-2010, it seemed like a good date. My husband and I had made an effort once before together, and he lost tons of weight and looks great now, and unfortunately I did not. My husband is being supportive while I try again with the help of the Spark this time.

Progress so far:
10lbs Lost: 3-1-10

20lbs Lost: 3-31-10

25lbs Lost: 4-14-10 (1/4 way point!)

30lbs Lost: 5-5-10

40lbs Lost: 6-9-10 (39.9 technically)

50lbs Lost: 7-21-10 (1/2 way point!)

60lbs Lost: 9-8-10

70lbs Lost: 11-3-10 (69.7 technically)

75lbs Lost: 2-9-11 (3/4 way Point!)

Things have slowed down for sure - but I'm staying positive and just chugging along!


"Unless You Puke, Faint or Die, Keep Going!" ~Jillian Michaels
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Member Since: 1/22/2010

SparkPoints: 8,413

Fitness Minutes: 11,577

My Goals:
To get more ACTIVE & to pay attention to what I eat! (wow, so simple!?)

To participate in a 5K walk & a bike ride event before 2010 is over(CHECK!)

5k Walk:
5/22/10 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Breast Cancer Walk
(COMPLETE! 1hr20min w/ coworkers&BFF cousin)

Bike Ride:
9/4/10 Labor Day 30K
(COMPLETE! 1:42:20)

10/2/10 Bike4BreastCancer 24 Miles (COMPLETE! 2:12:50)

10/10/10
My Birthday!
Tour De Livingston
"Family Fun" 10 mile route w/ Husband
(COMPLETE! Route was confusing so we did 14 mile and hubby did great!)


2011 Goals- Stay active:
5/21/11 Girls on the Run 5k -done!

5/22/11 Race for the Cure 5k walk -done!

6/11/11 70mile Tour de Cure cycling ride -done!

8/11/11 Red Carpet Run 5k -done!

9/3/11 Labor Day 30k Ride -done! met goal time of 1:30!

11/21/11 Girls on the Run 5k -done! Personal Best time - 37minutes!

My Program:
Watching what I eat and getting active.

We bought a Wii for Christmas 09, so I am using it to help meet my goals.

I also enjoy bike riding & walking.

Personal Information:
I'm 28, been married since 2003, live in SE Michigan, tend to maintain a "zoo", go to school part time, work in a cubical full time, and am learning to love getting active again.

Other Information:
My rewards I have set to help keep me motivated:

Rewards I've made so far:

10lbs Lost: Shopping for hair accessories (COMPLETE 3-1-10)

20lbs Lost: Buy Harry Potter Book (1 & 2)
(COMPLETE 3-31-10)

25lbs Lost (1/4 way point!): Brunch Date w/ Hubby (& a Cheat Day) (COMPLETE 4-14-10)

30lbs Lost: Buy Harry Potter Movie (6) (COMPLETE 5-5-10)

40lbs Lost: Buy Harry Potter Book (3) (COMPLETE 6-9-10)

50lbs Lost (1/2 way!): Spa Date w/ BFF Cousin! (COMPLETE 7-21-10)

60lbs Lost: Buy Harry Potter Book (4) (COMPLETE 9-8-10)

70lbs Lost: Buy Harry Potter Book (5) (COMPLETE 11-3-10)

75lbs Lost (3/4 way there!): mini trip (COMPLETE 2-9-11)

80lbs Lost: Harry Potter Book (6)

90lbs Lost: Harry Potter Book (7)

100lbs Lost (GOAL!): Trip to Harry Potter Theme Park in Orlando, FL!

I am a HP dork, and it's something I wouldn't generally indulge in for myself, so it is working well

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MB_GIRL
12/28/2010 10:15:44 PM

Wow you have been doing amazing, how inspiring, keep it up. Wishing you wonderful things to come in 2011! emoticon



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TEENY_BIKINI
12/23/2010 11:38:47 AM

Hey gorgeous.

Have a fabulous holiday and let's make next year even better and more fabulous and sassy as anything! Woo Hoo!

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DSHRUBS3
12/8/2010 8:28:58 AM

You are doing awesome Tara!!! Keep up the great work!!



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12/1/2010 9:28:14 AM

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Studies show that even ten minutes of brisk exercise triggers metabolic changes that last at least an hour. If you have any questions & need help, don't hesitate to ask!

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CELESTANDRIA
10/19/2010 12:41:18 PM

Thanks for being a great part of Team MOTIVATION! We love having you and we want to keep pushing you to do the great things that we know you are capable of!

Take some time to affirm how amazing and beautiful you are today, and how worthy you are of the success of accomplishing your goals. We've got your back!

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