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Friday, November 30, 2012

Today I weighed 150.5! This is a new Personal Best since I joined Spark in May 2009. I won't record it until I'm sure it's going to stick around. But even SEEING that number is encouraging. Only 1 more pound before I see a middle 4! It's been a decade or more since I've weighed in the 140s.

Yesterday we only hiked one trail (4 miles) instead of two trails (7 miles) because *somebody* forgot HIS lunch. (Harumph, I made the darn thing all he had to do was put it in his backpack!) Actually I was secretly relieved because I was tired. I shared my lunch and we got to enjoy a sunny, 65-degree-day on a trail we'd never taken before. I LOVE sitting on a rock in the sunshine in the middle of nowhere eating my lunch. It's just one of my most favorite things to do EVER.

Today I did Zumba followed by Pilates. Yikes, those classes back-to-back just WEAR ME OUT. I am pushing myself because I know that if I want to move forward I have to move forward. Ya know? ("To get where you've never been you have to go where you've never gone.")

I made my fitness assessment appointment for next Thursday morning. Can't wait to see what I've accomplished since my last set of measurements at the end of June. More importantly, I plan to go back to monthly assessments to stay on track.

I felt so good about my weight today I cleaned out another drawer of BIG clothes and some are getting pitched and some are going to the local mission. It feels good to purge the old.

OK, now I need to get some work done around the house! Take care everyone and have a good weekend!
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JENJESS48 12/3/2012 10:38PM

    emoticon emoticon on your progress. Getting rid of too-big clothes is such a thrill!

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BUTTERFLY-1976 12/1/2012 5:47PM

    I'm so happy for you!! Congratulations!!

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MYTHMYTH 12/1/2012 3:05PM

    emoticon You are almost there!

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NANCY- 12/1/2012 9:35AM

    Believe!!!
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Keep Sparking and Becking!!!!

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WATERMELLEN 11/30/2012 8:58PM

    Hurray hurray hurray!! You are doing great!!

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MEADSBAY 11/30/2012 5:58PM

    That is sosososososo emoticon
You are one amazing Sparky!
I LOVE watching you succeed.
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BOOKAPHILE 11/30/2012 4:47PM

    Very exciting! Congratulations!

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AMARILYNH 11/30/2012 4:10PM

    YAY!! Isn't it wonderful to hit a new low? I remember WELL when I first got under 150 - it seemed like it would NEVER happen - like my body did NOT want to go there!! Congratulations!! emoticon

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HOLLYS_NEW_LIFE 11/30/2012 4:06PM

    All of it... JUST AWESOME!!!!!

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KENDRACARROLL 11/30/2012 3:37PM

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TRAVELISMYGAME 11/30/2012 3:19PM

    Congrats! You are doing so great! What an inspiration to me!

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Tiffany

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HFAYE81 11/30/2012 3:11PM

    Sitting in the sun, on a rock, on a trail is absolutely the best place to eat lunch!!! I love it emoticon

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DLDMIL 11/30/2012 3:04PM

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JANEMARIE77 11/30/2012 2:35PM

    great job way to go you should be proud

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LINDAMARIEZ1 11/30/2012 2:35PM

    Congratulations! We knew you could do it!!!

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LIVELAUFLUV 11/30/2012 2:34PM

    Congratulations! It's such a great feeling to see that middle number change. Keep up the great work!

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