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9/15/08 12:12 P

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1. Name?
Karen Beck

2. Location?
Port Angeles, WA

3. Favorite hobby?
Woodburning crafts, games, sewing

4. Favorite music?
country, r&b, variety

5. Favorite exercise?
walking

6. Favorite food?
buscuits/gravy, pizza

7. Motivation for getting to a healthy weight?
health, live long enuf to be a great grma

8. Overall goal weight?
150-175

9. Your favorite thing about Spark People?
friends, caring, understanding

10. Anything else you want to share about yourself?
I am the third child out of 6. I am the heaviest. I battle with depression plus other issues.

11. Would you be interested in more information about diabetes?
Nope

12. What is your birth date...day/month?
March 18, 1955


Take care...Karen

To Handle Yourself, Use Your Head
To Handle Others, Use Your Heart


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BKP4166's Photo BKP4166 Posts: 16,278
9/3/08 1:45 A

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Hi Robin and welcome to the team. I think everyone is getting in shape for Fall...this is a pretty active friendly group. emoticon

Kathy from Oregon

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60+LQQKing to Lose 50+




It's foolish to ask God to direct your steps, if you aren't willing to move your feet.


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FARABOVERUBIES's Photo FARABOVERUBIES Posts: 355
9/3/08 1:35 A

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1. Name?

Robin Rathmell

2. Location?

Lake City, Tennessee

3. Favorite hobby?

Crafting, Scrapbooking

4. Favorite music?

Christian

5. Favorite exercise?

Truthfully, none

6. Favorite food?

Anything with gravy, especially noodles

7. Motivation for getting to a healthy weight?

Health, and to be in my 50's and able to do things I feel I have never been able to do.

8. Overall goal weight?

150

9. Your favorite thing about Spark People?

The motivation

10. Anything else you want to share about yourself?

I have 2 sons, I grown and married with my first grandson, now 4 months; the other 19 and in college, still lives at home. DH is an OTR truck driver, so I'm home alone most of the time. Tomorrow starts my first day of "retirement;" that is, not working outside the home for the first time in 35 years So, I'll have a lot of time on my hands with a lot of catching up to do, mostly finding and caring for the person I never cared for before....me!

11. Would you be interested in more information on diabetes?

No

12. What is your birth date...month/day?

April 11, 1954

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BETTYBOOP1954's Photo BETTYBOOP1954 Posts: 64
7/28/08 5:38 P

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1. Name?
Betty Evans

2. Location?
Selma, NC

3. Favorite hobby?
Reading,computers

4. Favorite music?
country

5. Favorite exercise?
Walking

6. Favorite food?
fried chicken

7. Motivation for getting to a healthy weight?
Health, pain free joints, and vanity

8. Overall goal weight?
150

9. Your favorite thing about Spark People?
Accountability and friendships

10. Anything else you want to share about yourself?
I am always trying to do for everyone else and not myself.

11. Would you be interested in more information on diabetes?
Yes and maybe some recipes.

12. What is your birth date...month/day?
September 15, 1954

Lets have fun with this.
This is for you Pam...it was under Let's Get to Know Each Other...I joined 2 of these in one place.

A dream becomes a goal when action is taken toward its achievement.

Betty


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BETTYBOOP1954's Photo BETTYBOOP1954 Posts: 64
7/28/08 5:36 P

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1. Name?
Betty Evans

2. Location?
Selma, NC

3. Favorite hobby?
Reading,computers

4. Favorite music?
country

5. Favorite exercise?
Walking

6. Favorite food?
fried chicken

7. Motivation for getting to a healthy weight?
Health, pain free joints, and vanity

8. Overall goal weight?
150

9. Your favorite thing about Spark People?
Accountability and friendships

10. Anything else you want to share about yourself?
I am always trying to do for everyone else and not myself.

11. Would you be interested in more information on diabetes?
Yes and maybe some recipes.

12. What is your birth date...month/day?
September 15, 1954

Lets have fun with this.
This is for you Pam...it was under Let's Get to Know Each Other...I joined 2 of these in one place.

A dream becomes a goal when action is taken toward its achievement.

Betty


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MYCHEE's Photo MYCHEE Posts: 138
7/1/08 12:06 P

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Here is a short survey you can copy and paste then fill in so we can get to know each other better.. We are doing this on another team and its really fun.

(Cut and Paste would probably be easiest!)

1. Name?
Michelle Garand

2. Location?
Winnipeg, Manitoba

3. Favorite hobby?
Fishing, and anything outdoors

4. Favorite music?
Jazz, and Reggae

5. Favorite exercise?
Hiking

6. Favorite food?
Anything Cherry

7. Motivation for getting to a healthy weight?
Health, and to be 50 and able to do things I feel I can't do right now

8. Overall goal weight?
160 would be good

9. Your favorite thing about Spark People?
The motivation

10. Anything else you want to share about yourself?
I have 5 children and 2 are still at home, I work a lot probably too much and don't do many things for myself.
11. Would you be interested in more information on diabetes?
Sure

12. What is your birth date...month/day?
June 27, 1958



emoticon It is Canada Day today and I have to go to work.

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URWUTUIZ's Photo URWUTUIZ Posts: 9
6/23/08 1:35 P

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1. Name?
Janet Wilke

2. Location?
Bristol Wisconsin

3. Favorite hobby?
Sewing

4. Favorite music?
I Love music

5. Favorite exercise?
umm

6. Favorite food?
oriental chicken salad from applebee's

7. Motivation for getting to a healthy weight?
less pain i hope
8. Overall goal weight?
175

9. Your favorite thing about Spark People?
the goal setting and resources are phenominal

10. Anything else you want to share about yourself?
I am married and have 3 daughters and 1 grand daughter and a grandson on the way.
11. Would you be interested in more information on diabetes?
thankfully I am not diabetic

12. What is your birth date...month/day?
May 3, 1951

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5/1/08 10:08 P

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Here is a short survey you can copy and paste then fill in so we can get to know each other better.. We are doing this on another team and its really fun.

(Cut and Paste would probably be easiest!)

1. Name?
Kathy Putney

2. Location?
Hillsboro, Oregon

3. Favorite hobby?
Reading,Sewing, Singing

4. Favorite music?
Broadway musicals, Christian, sing-able

5. Favorite exercise?
Walking

6. Favorite food?
Lemon Meringue Pie...is one of many

7. Motivation for getting to a healthy weight?
Health, pain free joints, and vanity

8. Overall goal weight?
125-130...really want 125

9. Your favorite thing about Spark People?
Accountability and friendships

10. Anything else you want to share about yourself?
I do not consider myself a leader...just an oldest child of a family of 7 children...who is really a quiet person.

11. Would you be interested in more information on diabetes?
Yes and maybe some recipes.

12. What is your birth date...month/day?
January 20, 1941

Lets have fun with this.
This is for you Pam...it was under Let's Get to Know Each Other...I joined 2 of these in one place.

Kathy from Oregon

Co-Leader

60+LQQKing to Lose 50+




It's foolish to ask God to direct your steps, if you aren't willing to move your feet.


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5/1/08 7:15 P

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Here's a fun way to get to know our team mates.

(Cut and Paste would probably be easiest!)

1. Name? Kim
2. Location? Brooksville Fl.
3. Favorite hobby? Playing on Internet

4. Favorite music? Rock Roll, I like different music.

5. Favorite exercise? Not sure on this one since i don't, but have started walking and going to start jumping rope.

6. Favorite food? Rib-eye with creamy horseradish

7. Motivation for getting to a healthy weight? Health,Im afraid I will be crippled up from pain or die of heart disease.

8. Overall goal weight? 125 pounds But will be happy with 150 lbs

9. Your favorite thing about Spark People? EVERYTHING

10. Anything else you want to share about yourself?
Not at this time.

11. Would you be interested in more information about diabetes? No

12. What is your birth date...day/month? September 1

Lets have fun with this and I hope you all have a great weight loss journey,
I hope I start losing weight soon. even just a few lbs.




Take Care Cher


Life isn't about how to survive the storm, but how to dance in the rain.




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P10PARADISE's Photo P10PARADISE Posts: 188
5/1/08 5:33 P

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Here's a fun way to get to know our team mates.

(Cut and Paste would probably be easiest!)

1. Name? Cheryl

2. Location? Scottsdale Arizona

3. Favorite hobby? Wii

4. Favorite music? Rock Roll @ Home Country @ Work

5. Favorite exercise? Wii Boxing

6. Favorite food? Sorry.....Hot dogs

7. Motivation for getting to a healthy weight?ENJOY RETIREMENT

8. Overall goal weight? 123 pounds But will be happy with 100

9. Your favorite thing about Spark People? EVERYTHING

10. Anything else you want to share about yourself?
www.myspace/cherylpio.com

11. Would you be interested in more information about diabetes? yes

12. What is your birth date...day/month? September 3

Lets have fun with this and I hope you all have a great weight loss journey, www.myspace/cherylpio.com

Peace, Joy & Happiness www.myspace.com/cherylpio

Take Care Cher


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ME4EVER's Photo ME4EVER SparkPoints: (0)
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5/1/08 4:41 P

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1. Name? TERASEE pronounced TARE' UH SEE

2. Location? UVALDE, TEXAS

3. Favorite hobby? DON'T REALLY HAVE ONE

4. Favorite music? THEATER/CLASSICAL/SYMPHONY/ JUST ABOUT ANY BUT BOOM BOXES!

5. Favorite exercise? WATER AEROBICS/WATER WOGGING (WALKING/JOGGING)

6. Favorite food? POTATOES AND MINT CHOCOLATE CHIP YOGURT/ICE CREAM

7. Motivation for getting to a healthy weight? I DON'T WANT TO DIE!

8. Overall goal weight? THE CHARTS SAY 100. I WILL BE HAPPY WITH 125.

9. Your favorite thing about Spark People? SUPPORT AND THE CALORIE/FITNESS TRACKERS

10. Anything else you want to share about yourself?
DH AND I WANT TO BE HEALTHY ENOUGH TO FOSTER PARENT/ ADOPT IN THE NEXT COUPLE OF YEARS. THAT IS OUR REAL MOTIVATION...BESIDES BEING HEALTHY

11. Would you be interested in more information about diabetes? I HAVE DIABETES AND A GOOD DIETICIAN AND DOCTOR.

12. What is your birth date...day/month? NOVEMBER 23--AROUND THANKSGIVING

What you resist...persists.

It is, as it is.

This, too, will pass!

Be Still, and know that I am God...Ps.46:10


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5/1/08 4:34 P

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1) List 5 places that you have always wanted to visit?
GRAND CANYON;NEW YORK CITY;GREECE;IRELAND AND AFRICA

2) List 5 things you have always wanted to learn or do?
FLY IN A HOT AIR BALLOON; LEARN A MARTIAL ART; GO TO A BROADWAY PLAY; GO TO A LIVE OPERA PERFORMANCE; SWIM WITH DOLPHINS

3) List 5 interests or hobbies you have?
READING HISTORICAL MARKERS ALONG THE HIGHWAY; CROCHETING; I LOVE ANIMALS; FOSTER PARENTING/ADOPTION; AND COOKING

4) List your favorite 5 outdoor activities?
I don't think I have five but here goes...
SITE SEEING; BOATING; SWIMMING; HIKING; CAMPING! I did it!


5) List your favorite 5 indoor activities?
COOKING; WATCHING TV; READING; BOARD GAMES AND TALKING TO MY HUSBAND

6) After reaching your goal weight what 5 things are you most looking forward to?
HIKING; SIGHT SEEING; TRAVELING; CAMPING AND FEELING GOOD!

Edited by: ME4EVER at: 5/1/2008 (16:44)
What you resist...persists.

It is, as it is.

This, too, will pass!

Be Still, and know that I am God...Ps.46:10


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GRINGUITA's Photo GRINGUITA SparkPoints: (22,561)
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5/1/08 10:48 A

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1. Name? Bev Anne

2. Location? Victoria, BC, CANADA

3. Favorite hobby? right now it's probably playing Scrabble on my computer with people all over the world.

4. Favorite music? Christian and old musicals

5. Favorite exercise? Swimming

6. Favorite food? Cheesecake

7. Motivation for getting to a healthy weight? to enjoy the rest of my life.

8. Overall goal weight? Around 140

9. Your favorite thing about Spark People? The people

10. Anything else you want to share about yourself? It's on my Spark Page

11. Would you be interested in more information about diabetes? Sure -- there is always new stuff happening and I like to keep up to date.



Bev Anne
Victoria, BC
CANADA

"Everything will be alright in the end and if it's not alright then it's not the end" -- Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.



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5/1/08 5:02 A

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1. Name? Pam

2. Location? Jefferson City, Missouri

3. Favorite hobby? Reading, emailing, listening to music, watching movies

4. Favorite music? Christian and country

5. Favorite exercise? What's that? When I had good health my favorite exercise was racquetball and biking

6. Favorite food? ribeye

7. motivation for getting to a healthy weight? cna't move easily or without shortness of breath

8. Overall goal weight? 135

9. Your favorite thing about Spark People? The people I have met

10. Anything else you want to share about yourself? It is all on my page. If anyone has any questions they can feel free to ask me

11. Would you be interested in more information about diabetes? no, I already have tons of info

12. What is your birth date...day/month? September 3

What about you Kathy?

My God Shall Supply All My Needs!

A winner doesn't always finish first.
Sometimes a winner just finishes!


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5/1/08 12:37 A

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Here's a fun way to get to know our team mates.

(Cut and Paste would probably be easiest!)

1. Name?

2. Location?

3. Favorite hobby?

4. Favorite music?

5. Favorite exercise?

6. Favorite food?

7. Motivation for getting to a healthy weight?

8. Overall goal weight?

9. Your favorite thing about Spark People?

10. Anything else you want to share about yourself?

11. Would you be interested in more information about diabetes?

12. What is your birth date...day/month?

Lets have fun with this and I hope you all have a great weight loss journey, Kathy


Kathy from Oregon

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60+LQQKing to Lose 50+




It's foolish to ask God to direct your steps, if you aren't willing to move your feet.


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5/1/08 12:33 A

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Here's a fun idea...Cut and paste

This may be a fun way for us to get to know each other better....Hope you all answer the questions!

1) List 5 places that you have always wanted to visit?

2) List 5 things you have always wanted to learn or do?

3) List 5 interests or hobbies you have?

4) List your favorite 5 outdoor activities?

5) List your favorite 5 indoor activities?

6) After reaching your goal weight what 5 things are you most looking forward to?


Kathy from Oregon

Co-Leader

60+LQQKing to Lose 50+




It's foolish to ask God to direct your steps, if you aren't willing to move your feet.


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