I am maintaining, but I have to work at it daily. I have challenges with my diet because I have gastroparesis, and challenges with exercise because I have chronic bone pain from cancer and chronic anemia from chemo. I am not using cancer as an excuse to give up though!
My name is Shari; I have been a Sparker since July 2006, and living with Stage IV breast cancer since 2007.
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
A. A. Milne
current weight: -3.0 under
Fitness Minutes: (14,749)
231 10/2/13 12:27 P
Definitely a roller coaster, but not a very steep one. Like a kiddie roller coaster. Up a little, down a little, up, down...and pretty relaxed about it. Now that my mindset is back into focus, though, I am working on climbing the mountain.
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony." ~Mohandas Gandhi
current weight: 194.0
Fitness Minutes: (15,034)
10/2/13 10:53 A
Off and on, like a light switch, sometime you leave it on for a long time, and other times, you shut it off, often. Been that way for around 50 yrs. I'm used to it. It means I really don't want to do it, and I need to face that fact.
Plan for tomorrow, but enjoy the heck out of today.
Fitness Minutes: (154,471)
10,159 10/1/13 8:31 P
Standing still as it has for the last 15 months. I even went to an endocrinologist. During the initial appointment, I think he didn't believe that I work out as much as I do. I still don't think he believes me but I finally am going in for some additional tests.
I'd have to say "merry go round". It does seem as though I just keep going around the "mountain" rather than climbing it. It's the same thing over and over. the thing that SP has changed about this time is that I recognize it and there are members out there who are struggling with the same things and who challenge me every day to do better for myself.
Thanks for a great question for self-reflection!
If you don't love your body now, you won't love it after you reach your goal!!!
Fitness Minutes: (64,359)
10/1/13 11:19 A
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