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I'm a 49 yr old married, mother of 4. I've struggled with my weight since puberty and with my kids births, came extra weight. I was always, with great effort and exercise, able to lose the weight until after the birth of child #4. Being in my 40's definitely changed my ability to get rid of the unwanted pounds and the fat was just stuck to me like GLUE.

I gave up very easily on each new WOE I tried and therefore just was stuck hovering between 168 and 178 (Ugh). After ...
I'm a 49 yr old married, mother of 4. I've struggled with my weight since puberty and with my kids births, came extra weight. I was always, with great effort and exercise, able to lose the weight until after the birth of child #4. Being in my 40's definitely changed my ability to get rid of the unwanted pounds and the fat was just stuck to me like GLUE.

I gave up very easily on each new WOE I tried and therefore just was stuck hovering between 168 and 178 (Ugh). After returning from a family vacation and going through the snap-shots I nearly gagged. Was that old looking, blob me? It certainly could not be. I finally realized that I really did look awful.

Here I am - nearly 6 years later and still fighting my weight. I have tried everything, including hypnosis (which worked really well for about 4 months) -- and now I'm back at 176.

I keep on trying. My kids mean too much to me for me to make myself unhealthy by continuing to eat junk. Please pray for my success.
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Member Since: 10/6/2008

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My Goals:
* Get healthy
* Look sexy again
* Look great in a pair of jeans!
* Be able to play with my kids without running out of energy
* Feel better
* Get my feet to stop hurting

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Carbohydrate Addicts Diet (WOE)


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I am a Christian woman from Pennsylvania. My name is Jean and I'm a Mom of 4 and a Married woman for more than 24 years to the same guy. I have 2 boys (22 and 19) and two younger daughters (13 and 10).

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5/22/2012 11:57:26 AM

Hello! Hope you are having blessed week! HUGS!

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4/26/2012 11:25:27 PM

Romans 8:26Likewise the Spirit also helpeth our infirmities: for we know not what we should pray for as we ought: but the Spirit itself maketh intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered. 27 And he that searcheth the hearts knoweth what is the mind of the Spirit, because he maketh intercession for the saints according to the will of God.
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Jesus is our love, Lord, Healer, and King! His Word a love letter of comfort help and direction. I am so thankful. Be blessed! Jenny


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