Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.
 

team42796forum


  Team Forum
Tortoises Unite! - Losing Weight Slowly!

A Guide to Posting in Your SparkTeam Forum

  FORUM:   Introduce Yourself to Team Forum
TOPIC:   NEED A FRESH START 


Search
Reply Create A New Topic Subscribe to this Discussion
Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.
Author: Message: Sorting Last Post on Top


MARV131
Posts: 23
1/22/13 8:03 A

MARV131's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
Thanks! Looking forward to making this work!


 Pounds lost: 2.0 
 
0
33
66
99
132


JENAE954
Posts: 7,020
1/22/13 7:38 A

JENAE954's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
emoticon back.

Jenae


 current weight: 148.8 
 
219
196.75
174.5
152.25
130


POPSY190
POPSY190's Photo Posts: 4,006
1/22/13 1:04 A

Community Team Member

POPSY190's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
Welcome back. emoticon

Penny, Christchurch, NZDT

Co-captain Panthers BL24 www.blcpanth
ers.com


Genealogists live in the past lane.
The past is our definition. We may strive, with good reason, to escape it, or to escape what is bad in it, but we will escape it only by adding something better.


 current weight: 160.0 
 
160
155.25
150.5
145.75
141


MARV131
Posts: 23
1/21/13 5:25 A

MARV131's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
Thanks for the welcome back. Looking forward to success this time, even if it takes longer. emoticon


 Pounds lost: 2.0 
 
0
33
66
99
132


MARV131
Posts: 23
1/21/13 4:54 A

MARV131's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
I guess there's hope for me if I keep looking around on the site. 😉 Looking forward to the journey, however long it takes. Thanks! Have a Sparkly day!


 Pounds lost: 2.0 
 
0
33
66
99
132


LYNMEINDERS
LYNMEINDERS's Photo SparkPoints: (153,372)
Fitness Minutes: (48,575)
Posts: 15,319
1/21/13 3:55 A

LYNMEINDERS's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
A big welcome back

LYN
EST +19 hours NZ zone

KEEP YOUR EYES ON THE GOAL NOT ON THE PLATE!!!!

Leader Meeting the Daily Challenge of Diet & Exercise team....
Co-leader Daniel Fast Team
BLC 18.. Powerful Prism Panthers Team
BLC 19....Powerful Prism Panthers team
Summer 5%
Fall 5% Challenge....
Cloverleafs team
Beck Diet Solution Team
100 Days of weight Loss challenge..

5% winter into Spring Challenge...
Leader of the Cloverleafs Team in 5% challenge


 current weight: 134.0 
 
136
134.5
133
131.5
130


JENAE954
Posts: 7,020
1/20/13 9:51 P

JENAE954's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
emoticon

Jenae


 current weight: 148.8 
 
219
196.75
174.5
152.25
130


RUBYEAGLE134
RUBYEAGLE134's Photo Posts: 1,372
1/20/13 8:57 P

RUBYEAGLE134's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
Welcome to all of you!

Only those who risk going too far can find out how far they can go.

Challenge is a dragon with a gift in its mouth. Tame the dragon and the gift is yours. ~ Noela Evans.

RUBYEAGLE134/Gloria


 current weight: 265.6 
 
315
269.75
224.5
179.25
134


DONNALEE24
DONNALEE24's Photo SparkPoints: (96,879)
Fitness Minutes: (101,550)
Posts: 28,342
1/20/13 5:06 P

DONNALEE24's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
emoticon emoticon emoticon May God bless your positive efforts

In GOD We Trust Choose To Lose
"If you are going to win any battle you have to do one thing. You have to make the mind run the body. Never let the body let the body tell the mind what to do. The body will always give up. It is always tired in the morning, noon and night. But the body is never tired if the mind is not tired."
-General George S Patton, U.S.Army, 1912 Olympian


 April Minutes: 1,517
 
0
37.5
75
112.5
150


WESTERNSAGE
WESTERNSAGE's Photo SparkPoints: (27,615)
Fitness Minutes: (14,567)
Posts: 272
1/20/13 4:46 P

WESTERNSAGE's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
Welcome back. The site can be temperamental; my daughter (also on Spark) suggested that anytime you get lost of confused, go back to your start page as most links are on there. It seems to work pretty well.

As for age, I am 66 and fighting a new round of an old weight battle. My husband, who follows my lead and is not on Spark, will be turning 78 this week. He has lost around 10-15 pounds in the last 5 months. Yes, it seems slow, but it's better than gaining.

Hang in there - this program really helps if you're willing to do the work. But there is a reason we are on the SLOWEST Loser team . . .


 current weight: 150.0 
 
171
160.75
150.5
140.25
130


SPARKLISE
SPARKLISE's Photo SparkPoints: (28,416)
Fitness Minutes: (8,165)
Posts: 5,320
1/20/13 3:48 P

Send Private Message
Reply
Hi and welcome back! emoticon emoticon


 current weight: 171.4 
 
250
225
200
175
150


ANNE-MARGARET
ANNE-MARGARET's Photo Posts: 557
1/20/13 3:26 P

ANNE-MARGARET's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
Oh my, yes, this site is so huge and difficult to navigate! This is like my third time back to it - but it gets easier each time, lol! I know there is a TON of support here, but I am still learning how to best access it - so I am right there with ya, Marv!

emoticon



MARV131
Posts: 23
1/20/13 1:23 P

MARV131's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
Thanks for the encouragement. Tried this before and had a difficult time navigating the site. Hoping this time is better!


 Pounds lost: 2.0 
 
0
33
66
99
132


MARV131
Posts: 23
1/20/13 1:21 P

MARV131's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
Thanks Barb! Looking forward to getting healthy. Thanks for the encouragement.


 Pounds lost: 2.0 
 
0
33
66
99
132


LESLIE871948
LESLIE871948's Photo SparkPoints: (46,922)
Fitness Minutes: (59,623)
Posts: 420
1/20/13 11:02 A

LESLIE871948's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
Hey hang in there here. I am 64 going on 25 and loving the health I regained when I lost most of my extra pounds.

"A woman should be two things, Who and What she wants" Coco Chanel


 current weight: 3.8  over
 
5
2.5
0
-2.5
-5


BARB5970
BARB5970's Photo SparkPoints: (15,282)
Fitness Minutes: (13,889)
Posts: 208
1/20/13 10:11 A

BARB5970's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
Nice to have you on the team and congrats on choosing to do something healthy for yourself. Remember it's not how many times you fall down, but how many times you get up.... as long as you're living and breathing, this journey is never over. That's why SP is about a healthy lifestyle and not about a diet.

Progress, not an Perfection....


MARUKI52
MARUKI52's Photo Posts: 834
1/20/13 9:55 A

MARUKI52's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
Well, I'm knocking on 70 and having a go at losing weight again, after many tries and many tribulations and false starts. I know it is harder as you "mature" but we can still make a difference, it just takes a little longer.

Taking two steps forward and one step back is still progress!SP


 Pounds lost: 10.0 
 
0
14.5
29
43.5
58


GINA180847
GINA180847's Photo SparkPoints: (99,050)
Fitness Minutes: (73,602)
Posts: 5,308
1/20/13 9:53 A

GINA180847's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
Yes, what is it about trying to lose weight in our 60s. It is not easy!

"The world is one country and mankind its citizens" one of the many truths spoken by Baha'u'llah and "Love is the light that guideth in darkness, the living link that uniteth God with man, that assureth the progress of every illumined soul."


 current weight: 144.0 
 
160
149.25
138.5
127.75
117


HARROWJET
HARROWJET's Photo SparkPoints: (219,024)
Fitness Minutes: (55,318)
Posts: 12,167
1/20/13 9:45 A

Send Private Message
Reply
I believe that each new day is a fresh start. Welcome back. Isn't it nice to know where to turn when a re-start is necessary. emoticon

Judy A in Harrow, Ontario, Canada

"Every day of Life is a GIFT! Be sure to... Unwrap it. Play with it.
And, most importantly, Give thanks for it!"

-Valerie Rickel


 Pounds lost: 45.0 
 
0
13.75
27.5
41.25
55


MARV131
Posts: 23
1/20/13 8:43 A

MARV131's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
Thanks Mary Ruth, I know it will be easier with all the encouragement and support from nice people like you.

Marion (a.k.a. marv131). emoticon


 Pounds lost: 2.0 
 
0
33
66
99
132


GSDLOVER13
GSDLOVER13's Photo SparkPoints: (4,191)
Fitness Minutes: (315)
Posts: 97
1/20/13 8:19 A

Send Private Message
Reply
Marv, I'm right there with you on losing weight in our 60s. It's HARD. And I started over a couple of months ago. We're right here with you. Welcome back.

Mary Ruth

It's never too late to be who you might have been. George Eliot.


 Pounds lost: 10.8 
 
0
19
38
57
76


TINY67
TINY67's Photo Posts: 17,860
1/20/13 8:16 A

TINY67's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
Welcome to the team.


 Pounds lost: 86.0 
 
0
32.75
65.5
98.25
131


YELLOWDAHLIA
YELLOWDAHLIA's Photo SparkPoints: (78,873)
Fitness Minutes: (120)
Posts: 11,083
1/20/13 8:15 A

YELLOWDAHLIA's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
Welcome back!

**LINDA**

Weight loss is accomplished with the mind.


A person who wants something WILL find a way....a person who doesn't will find an excuse.

Which do you prefer?
The pain of self discipline?....or...the pain of self regret?






 current weight: 132.0 
 
240
212.25
184.5
156.75
129


MARV131
Posts: 23
1/20/13 6:42 A

MARV131's SparkPage
Send Private Message
Reply
Hi All, new "again" to SparkPeople. Find that I need to lose and just haven't been able to do it myself. Looking forward to the support this team seems to have for it's members, as well as offering support to those you want and need it. Being almost 63 is a challenge in itself when trying to lose weight, but I have hope. Thanks for letting me be a part of your group. emoticon


 Pounds lost: 2.0 
 
0
33
66
99
132


 
Page: 1 of (1)  
   
Report Innappropriate Post

Other Tortoises Unite! - Losing Weight Slowly! Introduce Yourself to Team Forum Posts


Thread URL: http://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messageboard_thread.asp?board=-1x42796x51731325

Review our Community Guidelines