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GETTINGSERIOUS
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4/13/13 8:42 P

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Hi and Welcome to the team!

Phil


Delight yourself in the LORD, and he will give you the desires of your heart.

Psalm 37:4

Co-Leader, 100+ Crunches A Day Team
Co-leader of St Louis Rams team


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TURTLE69
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4/2/13 8:39 P

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Welcome to the team!

Vanessa

“Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.” Franklin D. Roosevelt

"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."
Confucius

"God grant me the Serenity to accept the things I cannot change, Courage to change the things I can, and Wisdom to know the difference." ?


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JOANNHUNT
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3/30/13 11:46 A

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WELCOME CHRISTINASP

I WILL SUCCEED BECAUSE I KNOW I CAN DO IT AND I AM MOTIVATED.


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JULIACOLLINS62
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3/29/13 1:36 P

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Welcome to both newcomers! This is a great team.

Skinny taste better than butter!


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FLEMIDG
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3/29/13 12:28 A

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Welcome to the team. So glad you've joined us.

Darlene

I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills. From whence commeth my help? My help commeth from the Lord who made heaven and earth. flemidg


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JOANNHUNT
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3/28/13 10:11 P

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WELCOME PRAIRIEMIMI. YOU HAVE COME TO AN AWESOME TEAM. THEY ARE FULL OF ENCOURAGEMENT AND KNOWLEDGE. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

I WILL SUCCEED BECAUSE I KNOW I CAN DO IT AND I AM MOTIVATED.


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BECKYSRN
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3/28/13 6:21 P

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Welcome from Minnesota!

Blessed be.
Becky

May I deal with honour, may I act with courage, may I achieve humility.--Dick Francis

And now here is my secret, a very simple secret; it is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.
--Antoine de Saint-Exupery



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AKATHLEEN54
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3/28/13 6:01 P

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Welcome!! Glad to have you on board! emoticon



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JUDSTERF
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3/28/13 3:21 P

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Welcome to SparkPeople PrairieMimi. Enjoy your Spark journey.

Judy



One Day At A Time Dear Jesus!!!

Not looking at how many # to go but back and how many #s I've already lost!!!




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IKACEY
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3/28/13 2:57 P

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emoticon PrairieMimi! Yaa another midwestern person. I am in Chicago and it seems like a lot of people are from anywhere but the midwest. I am inspired by your post. You have a very positive attitude. I know you will find encouragement and support here from the members.
Are you actually hiking the Appalachians or doing a virtual trek? If actual what do you mean by in segments? How long have you been training for the 5K? Will you actually be able to run it with Arthritis? Oh boy wish I could do that. Only up to walking 550 steps a day as yet (mobility challenged) Kacey

"Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it"

"No one can make you feel inferior without your consent." Eleanor Roosevelt

"Taking ACTION is the ultimate power of Motivation. Nothing beats it, period."
Edgar Ng

"Some people quit due to slow progress, never grasping the fact that.......slow progress.....is progress."




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TINY67
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3/28/13 12:52 P

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Welcome to the team


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MARYALICE411
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3/28/13 12:27 P

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emoticon Mom is the one I look up to. She is 80 and this year took a month off from work to hike South Africa.

Objects in the mirror will get thinner than they now appear

MaryAlice from Alvin TX



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CHRISTINASP
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3/28/13 11:57 A

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Hi, nice to hear of your experiences! I'm new to the team too.

Keep it simple.


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PRAIRIEMIMI
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3/28/13 11:12 A

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Hi, I am PrairieMimi from the Land of Oz. New to team. Joined Sparkpeople in early March. Overall, in good condition at 56. Retired last year after 25 years in state government. Have arthritis in my spine. Had spinal fusion about 6 years, ago. My health has improved since retiring. I am no longer sitting at a desk for hours at a time, or driving across the state for meetings 2-3 times a month. I enjoy water exercises, hiking, gardening and my numerous pets. Grandchildren are a joy, but they live across the country. I am training for a 5K and plan on hiking the Appalachian trail in segments. Even though I do have some chronic pain issues ... I use meditation and my animals as a way to stay focused and energized. My great-grandmother set a fabulous example for me ... she had RA and stayed active until she died at 100 years old. So, I am glad to have found this team and look forward to reading what everyone else is doing to stay healthy.

"We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows, like a shadow that never leaves." ~ Buddha


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