WELCOME TO SPARK!!! Congrats on taking the first step into changing your life to a more healthier one by joining the site. Spark is filled with amazing people that will motivate, support and encourage you on your journey. There is so much to learn and discover here, take this one day at a time.
A couple of things I would like to suggestion to make you Spark experience a great one.
1. Put together your own Spark page. This is a great way to communicate with other members and build relationships that will support and motivate you. You can do this by going to the START page and the green section has something about your Sparkpage.
2. Make goals for yourself. Each month I make a list of what I want to accomplish that month and break them down to smaller goals to work with week by week. This way the BIG picture doesn't seem so big.
3. Join Spark teams. There are tons of teams here and you will be able to find ones that fit to what you like or want in a team.
The key to success here is to be active and you've already started by joining. You will find that everyone is willing to help you out if you need it. Spark friends are here for support, motivation and encouragement. Good luck on your journey to a healthier lifestyle! Again, welcome to the SP family! *~ Paula *~
Paula in Denver, Colorado
"You were given life; it is your duty...to find something beautiful within life, no matter how slight." (Elizabeth Gilbert)
"Learning to live in the present moment is part of the path of joy." (Sarah Ban Breathnach)
"Think for a minute about what makes you fabulous and how you can celebrate it." (Laura Mercier)
Hi SingleGal3! It works if you do it LOL! I worked for me and I am back after a 2 year hiatus to lose the weight that I gained when I didn't do it. Hope you like it here.
Gardening is a kind of disease. It infects you, you cannot escape it. When you go visiting, your eyes rove about the garden; you interrupt the serious cocktail drinking because of an irresistible impulse to get up and pull a weed. ~ Lewis Gannit
current weight: 163.8
Fitness Minutes: (31,824)
2,144 1/13/13 3:49 P
Welcome to SparkPeople! Join teams, track your food/exercise, and you will see progress!
"Teachers are not in it for the income... we're in it for the outcome."
"It's not about the number of times you fall down... it's about the number of times you get back up."
current weight: 4.7 over
Fitness Minutes: (170)
1/13/13 3:48 P
Hi All - I'm new here as of this morning. My main new year's resolution is to lose weight by eating healthy and exercising. Well - It's taken 13 days to finally get myself in gear and start doing something about it!!
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