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  • Life or something like it?

    12/18/2014 10:04:58 PM, by SXYVEGGIE

    This last year has been one of the toughest of my life. I have been homeless, carless, jobless, and nearly foodless. I have had to live with fami... Read more

  • Starting Over, It's all part of a Journey

    12/18/2014 9:19:42 AM, by PEACHYKEEN84

    The title says it all... I think there is a time in every one's journey who has had a set back or had to start over that they wonder: "Why am I... Read more

  • Crushed

    12/8/2014 12:09:12 PM, by FORHISGLORY22

    So for a long time, I liked a guy. He flirted with me at times. He acted like he liked me too at times. I moved on last summer once he star... Read more

  • New Wife - New Life!

    11/16/2014 10:55:53 AM, by FINDLAYGAL

    Hi everyone! After a long absence from SP, a lot of new changes have occurred in my life. I changed jobs, moved, and got married!! Althoug... Read more

  • Running Fail / Laugh

    9/2/2014 6:13:07 PM, by IMAGINEDREAMS

    So, today I went running (more like jog/walking but whatever). I was down to 7.5 minutes left of a 30 minute trip on the treadmill, when I whac... Read more

  • 09/01/2014 - Measurements - Month 1

    9/1/2014 2:40:25 PM, by IMAGINEDREAMS

    Upper Arm - 16" Thigh - 31.5" Hip - 51.5" Waist - 40" Weight in July - 232 lbs. One year ago, my weight was 275lbs a week before ... Read more

  • Setting myself up for success

    7/25/2014 11:10:22 PM, by CHICATSUN

    Hello there, Long time no see. I'm back. And I'm back.... I'm working each day (and it's a struggle) to make small changes. ... Read more

  • Lost weight on vacation!

    7/22/2014 8:34:08 PM, by VEGGIE_ADDICT

    I seriously impressed myself by losing over a pound on a two week vacation. That's never happened before! What a great success. Put me over 10... Read more

  • The tough job ahead

    7/4/2014 5:48:07 PM, by VEGGIE_ADDICT

    I'm feeling on a roll! Already down 7 pounds, gaining my flexibility back and doing an excellent job of tracking and reducing my alcohol intake. ... Read more

  • Back in time.....

    6/28/2014 1:40:54 PM, by PINKIEPIE

    My last login to Sparkpeople was 2011. Looking through everything on my page I have been a part of this for 8 years, but I have not used it at al... Read more

  • Measurements

    6/27/2014 1:41:36 PM, by VEGGIE_ADDICT

    Effectively starting over... Again. This time I'm determined. Got DDP yoga, and I really want to get healthy and fit, and make this a complete ... Read more

  • catching you up

    6/6/2014 11:26:25 AM, by EYESLIKESUMMER

    alot has happened in the past year. if you had told me a year ago this is where i'd be i wouldn't have believed you. i might have even laughed in... Read more

  • Motivation

    5/13/2014 12:40:15 PM, by TERRAHNE

    Lately I have been lacking motivation. Not for the gym because I LOVE to workout....I am a Zumba instructor and teach or take at least 6 classes ... Read more

  • Walking a Marathon is a bad idea

    5/11/2014 6:37:54 PM, by ROW2013

    I am in so much pain! Although I feel really proud of myself. The moonwalk, as the name suggests, is a Marathon at night. I was so tired by the e... Read more

  • Hi strangers! I've got am update!

    4/19/2014 9:12:11 AM, by JAVA286

    I know, I disappeared again. Wedding planning and school are time consuming! But I will be graduating next month (having maintained straight A's ... Read more

  • Telling the Truth

    2/20/2014 11:20:27 AM, by VEGGIE_ADDICT

    I just read the incredibly motivational success story posted by Gemladyone. I can't believe how inspiring that was! The main thing that really ... Read more

  • spinning agony

    2/19/2014 5:40:31 PM, by ROW2013

    Oh my god, I had forgotten how much spinning hurts your bum. I remember now why i only go to a spinning class every 6 months! My body has forgott... Read more

  • here we go again

    2/9/2014 1:22:47 AM, by MAEGANHU09

    Wow its been a long time! I got down to 204 in October of 2012 and realized that baby number two was on his way! I am now 6 months post baby ... Read more

  • Hard work paid off!

    2/1/2014 7:34:20 AM, by ROW2013

    Just weighed myself - 149, 2lbs lost this week. Which is really great news for me. I'm mostly excited (and a little scared) that I signed up... Read more

  • new year, better attitude!

    1/18/2014 5:22:40 AM, by ROW2013

    2013 after about April was a write off in terms of getting happy with my body. I was putting rubbish in and not exercising as I should've been. ... Read more

  • Circaidian Rhythms Come Back!

    1/7/2014 2:23:45 AM, by SCARLETTLOVE

    My days are all mixed up from this vacation. I am up at 3am and sleeping til 3pm EKK... THat cant be good. I need it back. I have managed t... Read more

  • Kickstart. 6 months to go.

    1/4/2014 3:07:32 AM, by SCARLETTLOVE

    I started again since December but I didnt really go hard until this week. I added the workouts. I have the app on my phone so I am trying ... Read more

  • Win free stuff! (Thanks to my once in a lifetime opportunity)

    1/3/2014 11:43:11 AM, by UNCLESARAH

    Its been ages since I have written here as I have been focusing on my personal blog to track my achievements, but I am making a push to get more ... Read more

  • Here's To 2014!!

    1/1/2014 5:06:37 PM, by FINDLAYGAL

    Hi everyone!! Long time no see!! Man oh man have I fallen off the wagon. As a matter of fact, I fell off, ran to the nearest fast food restaur... Read more

  • Weekly Smart #50

    12/15/2013 5:16:48 AM, by SMART4ANDREY

    I've made an experiment on myself...stay tuned:) Weight: Current weight is 172.9 kg that is 381.2 lbs Week weight GAIN is 0.1 kg that is 0.... Read more

  • Holiday Plan

    12/11/2013 9:37:42 AM, by MISSMANDIL

    So the holidays are known for weight gain, and I am always the first to admit I pack on the pounds. I have been doing well losing the weight and ... Read more

  • Weekly Smart #49

    12/8/2013 11:59:14 AM, by SMART4ANDREY

    Hi there everybody, short one today. Weight: Current weight is 172.8 kg that is 380.9 lbs Week weight lose is 2.2 kg that is 4.8 lbs This... Read more

  • Face lift...NOT!

    12/6/2013 8:37:46 AM, by SMART4ANDREY

    Today I've decided to change my profile picture. Then I found a bit older picture, so here's the difference. Read more

  • Weekly Smart #48

    12/1/2013 4:41:02 AM, by SMART4ANDREY

    Weight: Current weight is 175.0 kg that is 385.8 lbs Week weight GAIN is 0.1 kg that is 0.2 lbs Well, this is my first "gain" week since I... Read more

  • Tears of joy

    11/26/2013 9:08:37 AM, by SMART4ANDREY

    (Sticking just one eye from round the corner) Hey guys! One or two month ago my mindset was pretty much set on people not really caring at all.... Read more

  • Progress pictures

    11/25/2013 7:53:39 AM, by SMART4ANDREY

    It's been three month since I took pictures, I decided to make an update today. Check out my profile page. Here's a timeline or should I s... Read more

  • Weekly Smart #47

    11/24/2013 7:26:10 AM, by SMART4ANDREY

    Weight: Current weight is 174.9 kg that is 385.6 lbs Week weight loss is 5.1 kg that is 11 lbs That's the first time I loose double digit,... Read more

  • Excuses

    11/20/2013 5:38:07 AM, by SMART4ANDREY

    At one point or the other we try to enforce "no more excuses" policy on ourselves. Probably you said that many oh so many times. Any luck? Bu... Read more

  • keeping motivated

    11/19/2013 9:29:41 PM, by MSDAISIESNROSES

    I just need to stay motivated. Sometimes life just gets so busy, and I just wing my day. If I don't log my calories, then that means I went way o... Read more

  • Week #46 recap

    11/17/2013 2:02:42 AM, by SMART4ANDREY

    Current weight is 180.0 kg that is 396.8 lbs Week weight loss is 2.7 kg that is 6 lbs There is goes, you do all the right things and resu... Read more

  • Going clothes shopping

    11/13/2013 6:12:04 PM, by MSDAISIESNROSES

    Going clothes shopping makes me depressed:( I look frumpy... Read more

  • Weigh in 10.11.2013

    11/10/2013 5:28:27 AM, by SMART4ANDREY

    Current weight is 182.7 kg that is 402.8 lbs Week weight loss is 0.5 kg that is 1.1 lbs So this week is low, good part of it is that next... Read more

  • Hurrah!

    10/27/2013 8:07:44 AM, by ROW2013

    Yay! 4lbs gone this week! I am so pleased, I was worried that I wouldn't see any results on the scales. I'm not sure why it was so important... Read more

  • Gah! Weigh-in tomorrow!

    10/26/2013 4:41:00 PM, by ROW2013

    Scary stuff! I've been so good this week, I'll be gutted if I haven't made some progress. I was talking with my housemates girlfriend about ... Read more

  • The dreaded weigh-in

    10/20/2013 5:37:53 AM, by ROW2013

    So I weighed in again after 10 months of being really bad..... and it was awful! I've put on 13lbs in 10 months :( If I'm honest I've probably pu... Read more

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