SparkPeople Teen Talk Team Messageboard For ages 18-19 a team to talk and lose weight at the same time!! SparkPeople Teen Talk Team Messageboard I'm Hanna, I'm new. So, like the topic says my name is Hanna. I'm an incoming college freshman, and I'm using this website to hopefully get healthier. <BR> My main goal is to lose 20 lbs by my birthday in October. <BR> My concerns about my body come mostly from my abdominal area, that's where all my fat seems to build, which makes me nervous because of the serious health risks that seem to team up with the unsightly fat. <BR> Some things I like to do are acting and singing, I've also done ballet since I was 3, a... Wed, 7 Aug 2013 08:33:47 EST Hii i 'm new here Hello lovely peoples. <em>213</em> I am Etika and i'm 18 yrs old.I just came across this site and i'm already loving it.So waiting for your response and we all can have a gala time while losing extra ponds which stuck to our body .LOL Thu, 16 May 2013 05:19:47 EST Hello :D Hey, I'm Taylor, I'm eighteen and I've lost almost 50 pounds but recently I gained 15 back! I want to be fit and healthy for summer, not to mention college in the fall. If there's anyone who wants to chat, come say hai! I don't bite haha ;) Sun, 7 Apr 2013 14:34:06 EST Im Chelsey Hey im chelsey, im 19, and im on here because i want to lose weight and get back in shape and rejoin the army XD Wed, 27 Mar 2013 16:49:03 EST Add Me!!! Rhiannan Booth hi my names rhiannan i am 18 and from the uk could really do with some support on this journey :) im a mum to a one year old and everything i do is for her, ive also recently quit smoking xx Thu, 28 Feb 2013 05:14:51 EST Healthy Before College! Hey! I'm Abbey, and I'm 18. I currently weigh about 150 pounds, and I want to lose about 30-35 pounds by graduation. Is anyone else looking to get healthy and lose some weight before they head off to college? Mon, 28 Jan 2013 18:25:35 EST Hi I'm Arianna :) Hi I'm Arianna and I'm 18. I just stumbled upon this site today and I love it already! I know I'm going to need motivation to get through my weight loss journey and would love to meet some people here going through the same struggles I am. I decided to lose weight because I'm scared to death of the freshman 15 going into college (that's the last thing I need right now is more weight). Also, I want to just have more energy and feel better about myself. At the beginning of 2013 I started a... Thu, 17 Jan 2013 18:53:07 EST hey I'm courtney i have struggled with my weight my whole life. i try to live a healthily life style but can never seen to lose weight. I'm glad i came across this site; i wish i would have found it earlier. I love to hang out with my friends but i tired of being the only over weight girl in my group of friends. I hate it when the talk about their imperfection and body shame them self when their nothing wrong with them. note that I'm like six sizes bigger then them and their like 115 pounds. I was always hea... Fri, 28 Dec 2012 11:53:26 EST Hello everyone, Im Ebony. :) Hi, my Name is Ebony, and im 19 years young! :) well im just finally happy to find that there are people like me out there who actually have the same goal as me. Wanting to lose weight and all. You guys/gals are so supportive, and uplifting. I think im really going to enjoy using this. Sun, 23 Dec 2012 19:57:29 EST Happy eater vs. Unhappy eater I am a happy eater all the way, if I'm content with life and in a good mood I eat all the crap foods I can get my hands on. On the other hand when I'm upset or feeling rather depressed I don't want to eat anything at all, if my bad mood keeps up I can loose about 5lbs in a week! So either way my eating habbits are bad and I need a way to balance them out a little more, any ideas? Are you the same way, or the opposite? Fri, 9 Nov 2012 15:34:57 EST What's Your Dream? I'm Day Dreaming to be 111lbs and Get a boyfriend. Realistic? I made this youtube video to hopefully help out the process. they are both quit large goals! Heres the link: <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> Leave me comments, likes, let me know what you think. feed back is always fun! Wed, 11 Apr 2012 03:43:53 EST Hey!!! hi!!!i'm Eva and I WANT TO LOOSE MY EXTRA WEIGHT(10kg)!!!I will do everything in order to accomplish that!;-)))EVERYTHING... Mon, 27 Feb 2012 06:30:18 EST Hey!!! hi!!!i'm Eva and I WANT TO LOOSE MY EXTRA WEIGHT(10kg)!!!I will do everything in order to accomplish that!;-)))EVERYTHING... Mon, 27 Feb 2012 06:29:39 EST Elliptical or aerobics!? <BR> I recently bought an elliptical and I find it very great! But someone told me the readings are not accurate, so I started to do 2 miles in 15 minutes! Is this really a good way to exercise or should I just stick withe aerobic dances!??? <BR> <BR> Please do help! <BR> <BR> Thanks in advance! Sun, 1 Jan 2012 01:59:25 EST hi im bailey! im bailey and i would like to lose 85 pounds, i know its alot and if u see me i really dont look that overwight but thats my goal :) i really need supportive friends on here! Sun, 18 Dec 2011 02:18:47 EST Hi, I'm Paula Hi, I'm from Spain and I would like to lose at least 30 pounds I would really like some people to share interest with =) Tue, 1 Nov 2011 16:40:34 EST Binge Eating!!! hey everyone im not new to the site but im new to actually participating so if anyone wants to become my buddy or just someone to share there struggle with im here to talk and relate so message me and hopefully we'll reach our goals together!! But i just want to know does any1 have any tips to STOP binge eating and just controlling it because for me if i am feeling angry sad or mad i Immediately lose control and eat everything in site!!! Or if anyone suffers with binge eating what is your tho... Sun, 30 Oct 2011 12:14:59 EST I want a buddy ....yeah... thats pretty much it LOL Wed, 19 Oct 2011 14:31:04 EST Hey! I'm Stephanie Hey the name is stephanie, Im 18 and im inb the process of losing weight. I thought this would be an awesome place to meet new people that feel the way i do. I currently am trying to lose weight hoping i will feel better and look better. Hoping, i can someday find a guy who wil accept me for who i am and try ot to change me.. but let me change me. im easy to get along with. Im a very bright and smiley person.. im very optomistic about everything. :) Wed, 5 Oct 2011 18:50:22 EST Hi, I'm Angel. :) I'm new on here. I need to lose about 40 pounds. I would love any kind of motivation you guys can offer. I know that I'll need a lot of help. I have a job, a son, a husband, and I'm going to school in about a month. I've been trying to lose weight for a really long time, seems like my whole life. Hopefully this site will help me get the job done. :) Wed, 6 Jul 2011 22:01:03 EST Can I have a buddy? :( Hey, <BR> I'm 19 and from Ireland. I was wondering if someone wanted to be my buddy? Just someone to e-mail about goals and successes and to keep me motivated? :) <BR> <BR> Vivienne Tue, 28 Jun 2011 17:59:54 EST new and i need a buddy.. this is my first time joining anything to help me lose the weight i've needed to lose for a while now and i'm not sure how all this works. but i know the hardest part about losing weight for me is that i have no motivation. i need someone to help give me that boost that i need. just someone to text and message so i can get in gear and reach all my goals.. Thu, 16 Jun 2011 15:42:52 EST Hey! Im Stormy Im 18 and from southeast new to this and could use some people help make me stick to my goals. Fri, 27 May 2011 22:47:48 EST i need some friends on this! hi i'm new to this, im a 19 year old mummy and want to lose 50lb by christmas! anyone up for being my buddy on this? sarah x Mon, 9 May 2011 05:19:55 EST Hey, Emily here =) Hey all, new to this whole thing, planning to drop about a stone before I go to uni! Problem is, while I can do the food thing perfectly well, I really struggle with the exercise! Can anyone give me ideas of things I can do? I struggle to find the energy and motivation to get my shorts on =p Also don't like going where people can see me exercising =p Wed, 4 May 2011 19:18:32 EST Hi iM KAYCEE=) iM LiKE ANY 0THER GiRL! WANNA HAVE THAT BEACH B0D! AND JUST BE C0MF0RTABLE iN MY 0WN SKiN.! Thu, 31 Mar 2011 21:08:35 EST I NEED A BUDDY! :( I JUST NEED A BUDDY I CAN TEXT AND MESSAGE HER. WE CAN EXPLAIN OUR GOALS AND WEIGHT LOSS RESULTS! WHO WANTS TO BE MY BUDDY??? =) Thu, 31 Mar 2011 20:59:16 EST I'm Amanda :) Hello everyone. <BR> <BR> My name is Amanda, and I'm somewhat new here to the site. I've had a teenspark before but I ended up deleting it. I'm 18 now, so I joined again in hopes to live a better, and healthier lifestyle. <BR> <BR> My goal is to lose 7 lb's for now. Wed, 23 Feb 2011 15:36:16 EST new member Hi everyone my name is aubree I'm a single parent & battling the bulge & the temptations! Sun, 16 Jan 2011 01:14:34 EST hey guys:D Hey guys, I'm 19;D I live in Bosnia and I go to university... I'm trying to lose weight and quit smoking - in general to live healthier...I would like to meet other young people for chit-chatting and motivating each others <BR> <BR> <em>247</em> Sun, 9 Jan 2011 15:11:22 EST Hello Hi everyone I'm new here! Amazing web site... never thought loosing weight could be so easy... (easy? yeah right, need to loose around 30 pounds...)oh well hopefully I'm going to find some great support here (: please reply (: Mon, 22 Nov 2010 09:34:37 EST Hey Hey Im Keshia im 19 I Needed Some Help During My Weight So I decided To Try This Site Out To Keep Track Of EveryThing Sun, 18 Jul 2010 11:58:04 EST Hi there I'm new here and I would like to make some friends who I can talk about the fight with over weight Sun, 11 Jul 2010 01:37:35 EST anyone want a buddy in texas? hi my name is sunday and i have a long fight ahead of me to lose the pounds and feel better about myself. i would like to have a buddy who is in about the same boat so we can do this better 2 heads are better then one and if you feel like giving in ill help you not to and i feel like giving in i would like you to help me. meg me on here or facebook=sunday mills williams myspace=alivia's mommy or twitter=mommyof3_2010 hope to here from you all soon!!! Thu, 17 Jun 2010 15:28:23 EST new here hi my name is sunday, I'm 19 married and a mommy of 3. 2 wonderful step kids there 11 and 7 and a beautiful 4 month old little girl. in the next 18 month i plan to lose 200lbs 100 of witch i have carried most of my life and another 100 i gained when i was carrying my little girl. it's sucks to be over weight and the find out your having a baby . but that has past now it's time to put my feet down and say no. 180 here i come....... Thu, 17 Jun 2010 15:21:23 EST New Here... Hey guys! I'm trying to lose some weight so that I can be healthier. I was wondering how many calories everyone eats a day to lose weight. Sat, 8 May 2010 13:20:04 EST overweight senior year? i am almost 18 yay! junior year is coming to an end and my goal is to lose 100 lbs. a tough goal but one i will meet. right now i am at 250 lbs. :( i could use all the words of wisdom (hahaha) and encouragement or tips you have... Fri, 23 Apr 2010 17:56:38 EST im new - help me!! hey. i'm trying to lose about fifteen pounds in like 7 months. it shouldn't be too hard except that everyone says that small changes are the best but for me small changes quickly turn into no changes...thats why i'm here. i would like to get and hopefully return as much motivation as possible. Oh yeah, and i want to lose ten of those pounds before I graduate in four months. <em>58</em> Sun, 7 Feb 2010 22:16:39 EST Freshman 15? Hello Everyone. Since everyone here is about the average age of a college freshman. I was wondering if any of you guys were victims of the freshman 15? I certainly am. And the weight came on fast too. I used to never see anything higher than 133(usually 130) on the scale. Then one day I weighed myself and suddenly I went into the 140s! My heart sank when I read the number. I didn't see it coming at all. No 134 one day and then 135. I gained over 10 pounds in less than 2 months. Maybe only ... Thu, 4 Feb 2010 21:14:14 EST Group Goals I notice there are none so I decided to try and start some for the group. Lets see if we can push ourselves! <BR> Group Goal: <BR> 10000 Calories a week <BR> 1000 Fitness Minutes a week <BR> <BR> I've done 150 Fitness minutes this week and burned 1531 calories! I would love to see if we can accomplish this. Just post your calorie and Fitness minute's here everyday and I will tally them up. Hopefully we can get 10000 calories and 1000 fitness minutes by the end of the week. Tue, 26 Jan 2010 10:35:09 EST Weight goals... Trying to make weight loss goals for myself for this summer. I was wondering if losing 10lbs a month is a realistic goal? Any advice would truly be appreciated! Mon, 25 Jan 2010 10:41:33 EST New here :-) Hi, my name is Michelle and I'm 19 yrs old. I just joined this site a few days ago because I decided that I really need to lose weight and I really want to stay true to my New Year resolution. Hopefully I can find some buddies on here who feel the same way I do and we can achieve our goals together! Mon, 25 Jan 2010 10:34:35 EST New to this website. Hi, I am new to this site, and I am looking to do some serious cardio to train for track and field in the summer. I've gained a bit of weight in the last year for wrestling, and now I am trying to complete my cycle with the help of this site. I hope that I can receive some motivation to help me along the way, as well as give out as much as I can. Sat, 23 Jan 2010 14:29:03 EST prom! hey so i posted this on another teen site, but thought i would put it out here as well. i am trying to et in shape for senior prom, and would love all the help i can get. i have tried loosing weight over and over again, and i feel like maybe this site can help me! Sun, 20 Dec 2009 20:30:44 EST Looking for a buddy! *.* Hiii everyone.. <BR> <BR> My name's Monica and I'm 18 years old.. I have to lose ~36lbs but I feel that I can't do this alone..I'm looking for someone to be my weight loss buddy, so we can share experiences and keep each other motivated... I'm very friendly and I don't give up easily.. I just need someone who really understands what I'm going trough..So, if you're interested let me know ;) Mon, 7 Dec 2009 20:32:05 EST im new! hi everyone! im new to sparkpeople and to teen talk. this seems like a really great group and im excited to get to know everyone. Thu, 19 Nov 2009 19:50:17 EST Nueva Hey, I'm new on SP. I'm 18. While I'm not medically oveweight, I am trying to get myself more confident, build muscle, and get rid of the excess fat I have. I'm also living with binge eating disorder. Anybody in similar curcumstances, talk to me <BR> <BR> ciao Sat, 8 Aug 2009 14:02:14 EST So new at this Hi everyone I'm emily. I'm 19 years old and live in florida. My sister thought this would be a good website for me to log in to considering well obviously i wanna lose weight. <BR> My main goal is to just tone up and lose the extra that i have. I would love to get a buddy that has around the same goals as me. Thu, 2 Jul 2009 10:25:38 EST I'm new on here! Hi! I'm Maddie. I'm new on here and need to lose some weight C: Sat, 6 Jun 2009 18:15:53 EST Hey!! I'm new to SparkPeople. & Teen Talk & I just wanted to introduce myself. <BR> <BR> I'm Jessica. I'm 18 (19 in 56 days) <BR> I have been overweight my entire life. About 5 to 6 months ago I was at my highest ever. 383 pounds. Since then i have lost 38 pounds. (& i don't know how i did it....) So i currently weigh 345 pounds... My absolute goal weight is 150 to 170... anything in between that my doctor says is healthy for me. <BR> <BR> I don't have a lot of support. I recently moved out of my parents house. & live with my sis... Thu, 4 Jun 2009 06:32:33 EST Hello! Hey everyone. I'm 18 years old and I'm brand new to sparkpeople. I've lost 40 pounds over the past seven months. But now I've hit a really long plateau. So I decided I needed to change things up a bit and start putting more effort into losing weight. I'm hoping sparkpeople will be just the thing I need. Please help keep me motivated. Thanks!! Sat, 9 May 2009 01:04:36 EST new on spark! Hi everyone! I'm 18 years old and looking to lose some weight this summer. I'm going to need a lot of motivation, so send some my way! =] Tue, 5 May 2009 17:42:09 EST How do you stay Motivated? I find it really difficult to keep my self motivated. If I miss one day of going to the gym I find it really difficult to get back in the swing, other things start taking priority again. Does this mean I'm not really motivated at all to lose weight? I think I just need that extra push to get back into the swing. Does anyone else have this problem?? Wed, 18 Feb 2009 22:00:11 EST hello Just wanted to say hi to everybody out there. I am looking for a weight loss buddy if anybody is interested. This should be fun. I am from Greenville, SC and am 18 Sun, 15 Feb 2009 20:17:39 EST weight loss buddy Hi my name is Katie...Im not really new to the site, but I havent been using it regularly and I hope to do so as of now. I had lost about 13 pounds as of Friday and after valentines day I gained about 3 back.Sigh.. I have a goal to loose at least 50 pounds and I would like somewhat of a buddy that I can do it with. I dont know if thats something you can do here, but it would be nice to keep track of my fitness and eating with someone kind of like weight watchers. If anyone is interested pleas... Sun, 15 Feb 2009 12:51:00 EST hi! heya! my name is lisa and I am really trying to get healthier before I graduate this year! I don't have that much weight to lose but i have been restricting and binging and feeling crappy and it needs to stop...starting now! Thu, 12 Feb 2009 20:16:30 EST hey :) Hey everyone, I'm 18 years old. I just joined and i'm looking for a weightloss buddy. To motivate and support each other. <BR> &I'm looking forward to chatting with everyone :) Thu, 5 Feb 2009 15:30:24 EST newbie Hello everyone! I'm Tes, 18. I have been struggling with my weight for 4 years now. I'm 138 pounds but only 4'11. So I pretty much feel like a walking ball. <BR> <BR> I really hope I can lose the weight this time. <BR> <BR> We can do this!!! Fri, 30 Jan 2009 20:24:16 EST Aloha Well i shall introdue myself, im brittany and im 18. obviously im over wieght and need to chage. Wed, 28 Jan 2009 21:28:55 EST Hey!!!! so i guess i don't have to say i'm new because thats what this whole forum is about? lol. I'm over 100lbs overweight and finally ready to do something about it, i just need people to keep me motiveated when i have bad days and keep pushing me! Mon, 12 Jan 2009 13:38:30 EST gym membership i have a ymca membership that i never use but i think if i had someone to work out with i'd be better about going, so anyone have a membership at the Y that'd be interested? Sun, 11 Jan 2009 14:37:05 EST Monthly Goals Since the best way to achieve big goals is to set little goals let's set goals for this month. <BR> <BR> My goal is to lose 10 pounds by February 1st. Mon, 5 Jan 2009 22:37:17 EST Weight loss buddy Hey I was wondering if anyone would like to be weight loss buddy with me? <BR> I have already lost 30 pounds and I am going to lose another 10-20 pounds and thought that it would be nice to have someone with me at this part. <BR> So anyone interested? <em>41</em> Sun, 4 Jan 2009 16:30:05 EST Hey Sparkers! My name's Emily, and I'm 17. I'm trying to loose up to 20 lbs. and I'm definitely going to need motivation and a spark buddy. <BR> <BR> Any takers? 8D Sat, 15 Nov 2008 15:51:14 EST Hey.... Hey, I'm April. I'm 19. I have struggled with my weight my whole life i went from being 240 to 200 then went from 200 to 190 then from 19 back up to 200. I wish for support and friendships through the way! Wed, 29 Oct 2008 15:43:26 EST I need a buddy Im Hannah and i want to lose about 40 lbs by summmer =) I would love someone with similar goals to help keep me motivated =) Tue, 14 Oct 2008 18:50:54 EST anyone interested in being weight loss buddies? hey there i just need some support, someone to talk to and to go on this weightloss journey with me .. thanks:D Fri, 10 Oct 2008 19:58:12 EST Hi, I'm new to this. My name is Jennifer and I'm 18 and I've just now joined Spark people. I am not trying to lose weight, but I'm trying to get in shape. I don't exercise much, and I'm trying to change that. I'd also like to start eating more healthily. Mon, 15 Sep 2008 03:18:35 EST BUDDY CHALLENGE---Au gust-September <BR> hey!!! you look great and your progress is inspiring!! would you like to join my buddy challenge?? its from august-sept. if you'd like to join the challenge but receive this comment after the start date (8/1), thats totally fine!! just join in anyway! (as opposed to ending on sept 1 u'll end the same day the following month. i.e. u join on the 8th.. your end date will be 9/8. dont feel left out at all!!! no matter if ur end date is 9/30!! the group support and motivation will remain str... Fri, 1 Aug 2008 14:08:59 EST Hey Hey there, I'm Christine. I'm 18 years old and I'll be a freshman in college this coming fall. Over the past few years I've gained weight, partly due to lifestyle and partly because of medicine I am taking for panic attacks. I am here because I want to lose weight and be happy with myself and make a new start in college. I love to make new friends so please message me! Thu, 26 Jun 2008 21:11:51 EST Need a Fresh Start Hello! My name is Erica and I am 18 years old (soon to be 19!). Basically I joined Sparkpeople because the last 5 months or so have completely sucked for me and I need to make some life changes. I've been making some bad decisions, and some of those decisions led to me gaining 10 pounds. So, I am here to lose the 10 pounds and find my way back to being fit and responsible. I could definitely use some help getting out of this rut! Fri, 13 Jun 2008 19:23:51 EST Hey Hey im pretty new to this just wanted to say hi to everyone. My goal is to lose enough weight to fit into my moms wedding dress by 2010 for my wedding. Mon, 19 May 2008 19:57:23 EST Hey! So I have only been on here for a few days, and it is way cool to have support! <BR> I am a senior in high school and my goal is to look amazing for college!! I am trying to loose some weight and tone up and just look great. Advise or inspiration that has help you would be great. Quotes and other people's thoughts really help me get motivated Tue, 6 May 2008 00:01:01 EST Hi, new here! Hello all, thought I'd introduce myself. <BR> My name's Jessica, and I'm a college student about to turn 19 in 2 months. <BR> I used to suffer from a restrictive eating disorder, thought I was going to be fine, but instead became another statistic by relapsing in the other direction and just this year have gained much more than the "freshman 15:" more like almost 40 pounds. <BR> So, I'm looking for someone in a similar state to just be friends and talk with (why I joined this team!). I look f... Wed, 9 Apr 2008 19:06:08 EST Hiiiii Well my name is candi. I am 18 and i would like to lose 40 pounds as soon as possible Mon, 7 Apr 2008 17:46:24 EST Hello! I'm Becky and I'm 18. I need to lose weight. Sat, 5 Apr 2008 22:23:54 EST hello fellow teens Hi, my name is Adrienne, and I've had an account on this website for a while, but I haven't been using it much lately. I've been in the 140s lbs for a while and I just can't seem to break into the 130s. My goal is 135, so I'm not far off, it's just been really hard for me to lose those last 5-10 pounds! <BR> <BR> If any of you have any good recipes that are quick and cheap (im a student after all) or a good snack idea (it's always the snacks that get me!) let me know. <BR> <BR> Also, if yo... Thu, 3 Apr 2008 21:49:43 EST hey! Im new! <em>30</em> Tue, 1 Apr 2008 22:24:51 EST Teen Talk Challenge I am challening myself, and all of you, to lose 10 pounds in the month of April. You can do it however you want, just try to shed off those ugly pounds! And don't forget to write your feelings, emotions, and happy times here on this thread! Tue, 25 Mar 2008 19:38:01 EST hi i need some motivation need tl lose 3 pounds and time is running out Mon, 24 Mar 2008 19:28:10 EST What drives you? What drives you to keep on track and stay motivated? <BR> <BR> And if you accidently slip up, how do you deal with it? Fri, 14 Mar 2008 19:54:08 EST Hey Hey everyone. My name is Jake. I live in the Dominican Republic. I'll be going to college this fall in Tennessee. I'm hoping to lose some weight and get in better shape. Mon, 10 Mar 2008 13:58:28 EST Progress~ So I thought it would be kind of cool, and helpful for that matter, to hear the progress of how everyone is doing. I read that success stories are good motivation so, why not? What has your progress been so far? Tue, 4 Mar 2008 07:52:41 EST Advice on Strength Training Hello~ <BR> I was just wondering, I can't afford to join a gym and we don't own any weights so I was wondering if anyone had advice for using everyday items as weights? Like, what kind of items would I use? Sun, 2 Mar 2008 12:37:06 EST hi yesterday was a really weird day i gave up a hamburger and french fries and ate a salad. i was shocker to my friends who were like are you okay. i receive no support from them. they say I'm skinny but I'm not happy with myself I'm 183lb and i hate it. I'm not happy with it. but i'm doing something about it. Sat, 23 Feb 2008 00:10:14 EST I need some motivation :) Hey my name is Heidy and I'm 19 years old. When I frst started going out with my boyfriend of 5 years I weighed 116 lbs now I weigh 148 lbs. I need a exercise buddy to help go down to 121 lbs. :) Thu, 31 Jan 2008 13:19:13 EST How I was wondering if anyone can give me any tips on how to distract myself from bad foods when shopping Sat, 19 Jan 2008 11:23:40 EST Hello! I just wanted to say hello since im new and all. I think sparkpeople is going to be a great experience for me and i hope i can gain some new friends in the process. If you want to know more about me feel free to check out my Sparkpage. <BR> :) <BR> Have a great day everyone!!! Tue, 15 Jan 2008 09:32:52 EST Hello All! Hi my name is Melissa and I am also here to lose weight. Mon, 14 Jan 2008 22:03:00 EST hello Hi I'm new and I would love to talk to some of you! <BR> <BR> Alyssa Sat, 8 Dec 2007 17:21:41 EST How? How do I make myself stop eating food I like like chips and junk and start to excise? Thu, 18 Oct 2007 14:26:35 EST hey im april.. and i am here for weightloss.. give me motivation.. i really need it!!! Thu, 18 Oct 2007 01:19:17 EST HI EVERYONE hi, my name is Alejandra , i'm from colombia.. i'm a bit overwhelmed by all this english, there are a lot of things that i cannot understand, but this page is really good!! i wish i could understand everything.. thanks! i hope you may help me :D <BR> Fri, 31 Aug 2007 15:43:39 EST Hello Hey all. My name is Chelsea, I'm 19 years old and I'm trying to lose weight and get in shape for a winter trip I'm taking. I'll be dog sledding and skiing. :D something I've never done before. I'm really excited and very determined to meet my goal. I really need support, because I'm not good at sticking to things. Wed, 29 Aug 2007 17:19:42 EST New <em>20</em> Hello! I am 19 years-old and I just recently had my baby girl 3 months ago in the 1st. She was my may day miracle baby. I have been married for 1 year. And in order for me to do this I need someone there to support me and My husband works 2 jobs and everyone one else thinks I look fine. Please someone be my support. Thu, 26 Jul 2007 21:16:59 EST Hi All! Hi all! My name is Heather. I am 19 years old and live in Iowa. <BR> I'm pretty new to this site. I'm trying to join teams that are closer to my age group. :) <BR> <BR> Have a great day! Thu, 26 Jul 2007 18:54:09 EST low cal. snacks anyone? I just started this program, and im trying to find some tasty but low calorie snacks. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. <em>304</em> Thu, 26 Jul 2007 14:01:46 EST What's your exercise plan? hey people! i'm new here. maybe you could share with me, your different kinds of exercise routines, so i could pick up a tip or two. <BR> <BR> i'm gonna start my exercising,/living healthy/ dieting on the 28th of june, cause that's when my exams end, and i wanna collate and choose a great exercise that is effective, and good. <BR> <BR> glad to hear from everyone. <BR> thanks. <BR> Sat, 23 Jun 2007 11:57:16 EST Goals? Post your goals hear: <em>30</em> <BR> <BR> <BR> *Starting Weight: 160 <BR> *Goal Weight: 105 <BR> *By:11/12/07 Sat, 19 May 2007 14:26:43 EST