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6/28/16 7:09 P

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Welcom Sue, Glad to see you posting. Seems we all have some sort of health problems but keep on chugging along. :)

I love to set on my front porch and watch the birds and squrrels. Anthing thing Mother Nature puts in front of me.

Hope you have a good evening, and just jump right in. We are an active group and love to hear from everyone.

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Remember if you continue to do what is not working for you, you will not achieve your goal. Always be open to new ideas.

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6/28/16 5:38 P

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emoticon Sue.
As Gloria, said, we are like a little family here, to support each other, along our way.
We all have ups and downs and it is nice to have this group of gals to count on.

emoticon on your 50 pounds lost! What an accomplishment!
I see you have your challenges ahead of you,with your various ailments, but you have your head in a good place. God is always with us.
You may wish to check out Declarations and Prayers and Devotions for Dieters as well as Fran's quotes . Always good reads.
I, myself, make a point of visiting Daily talks, at least once a day as it seems the best way to get to know each other and what we are up to.

Every once in awhile we have a monthly challenge, but they are more of the fun, kind for all levels and capabilities.

Anyway, just join in, the water is fine!

FYI. I'm Chris from Richmond, Va. Gardening is my thing, and I love to read, cook do crafts and paint, read and grow closer to the Lord. Family and heritage is important to me.
I like the simple life. emoticon

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emoticon Welcome to the team Sue. We're a friendly, encouraging and supportive group and are like a nice, warm family on this team. I'm glad you chose to join us and look forward to seeing you on the chat thread. Just jump right in and get to know us, tell us a bit about you.

I know how being diabetic makes it hard, my husband was diabetic and had lots of problems. I'm pre-diabetic and it's important for me to lose some weight, which is difficult to do but IS do-able.

We chat a lot on the team, we don't really have challenges but come on in and talk with us?? I'm sure you'll be glad you joined, this is a Wonderful team!
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6/28/16 3:29 P

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Hi Team emoticon I have been on SP for some time.. I am down fifty lbs from my weight loss journey about 7 years. I would like to lose 20 more lbs, but am Type 2 diabetic and this seems to make it harder, then I get discourage and go up 2 - 5 lbs then have to lose it again !!!!!

I also have a bad back, L3,4 and 5 fusion in 2014, which worked great for a year and a half. No my L 1 and 2 are degenerating since the move and the rest don't. Have bad knees. I am a lady of faith, so I thank the Lord every morning for a new day and try to do as much as I can. I wear a One Fitbit and that helps keep me moving.

I am from Montoursville PA not far from Williamsport (home of the Little League World Series) in N Central PA. In the country, retired and love my gardening and reading on our screened porch, or watching the birds.

Glad to be on team and get to know all of you. ; - }

REMEMBER: I have had this before. I know what it tastes like, AND ITS KILLING Me ! IS IT REAL HUNGER OR HEAD & HEART HUNGER?


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Hi Faith,
When I was on your page a minute ago, I thought we might have something health wise in common when I saw lymphodema. emoticon 5 year anniversary!!!
Faith, I am looking forward to being a part of this team. Thank you so much for the warm welcome.
God Bless,
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Hi Mary Ann
Welcome to the team. I agree with you - Irene is a wonderful lady.
You've obviously had a really hard couple of years and I'm glad you're coming through it and building up your strength again. I can identify with some of it as I had breast cancer, chemo, and radio therapy 5 years ago. In fact this time 5 years ago I was just coming to the end of my treatment - and had the all clear this summer. But it seems as if you've been through a lot worse than that.
You'll hopefully find a lot of support and encouragement on this team - it's a lovely team to be part of. I hope you find it good for you too.
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12/9/15 9:21 A

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Thank you for the welcome. I look forward to getting to know you all. Have a great day.
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12/8/15 5:11 A

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Welcome to the team, Mary Ann. Looking forward to getting to know you.

Chris

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12/7/15 8:45 P

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Welcome to the group Baily and Mary Ann. My real name is Mary Ann but nick name is Marsha. You have come to a great group. Have a good evening.
Marsha/FL


Remember if you continue to do what is not working for you, you will not achieve your goal. Always be open to new ideas.

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12/7/15 11:20 A

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Hi,
I am Mary Ann. I joined Sparkpeople a little over a year ago with the goal to lose weight, get stronger, have more energy, and to get healthy again. I was not active on the teams until after I finished radiation this past June.
I had a strong desire to join this team because of a sweet dear lady, Irene. I have a lot of respect and admiration for Irene, and we do not even know each other that well.
I am looking forward to getting to know all of you.
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9/25/15 5:49 P

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Thank you all for the warm welcome . emoticon Getting ready to head out going to a piano bar with my boyfriend and everyone that goes to the gym with us. first time going out dressed up in a long time I only wish I fit into my older things but that will come in time . emoticon wishing you all a nice weekend .

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Hi Baily

Welcome to the team

I'm Faith and I live in the West Midlands of England in a little called Halesowen, just west of Birmingham.

I am certain that God, who began the good work within you, will continue his work until it is finally finished on the day when Christ Jesus returns.
Philippians 1:6


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9/25/15 7:07 A

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emoticon to the team, Baily! We are a group of positive ladies that are here through thick and thin.
Hop on in!

I'm Chris and I live in Richmond, Va.
We have ladies from all over, but with many of the same values and goals.

Looking forward to getting to know you.


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Welcome Baily, I have a great granddaughter named Bailey, spelled a little different. I live in Tampa, FL. Jump right in, we are a great group and love to hear all about you.

Marsha/FL


Remember if you continue to do what is not working for you, you will not achieve your goal. Always be open to new ideas.

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9/24/15 12:13 P

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Hello ,
My name is Baily trying to get back on track and loss some of this extra weight I put on . I live in Orlando FL for the last 25 years but thinking of making a move soon . Just started back at the gym this week feeling good and looking forward to meeting new friends . emoticon

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Well Faith you come to the right group. We chat back and forth and support each other.
Jump in on any conversation. I am turning in, my eyes can hardly stay away.

Have a good night's rest. TTYAT

Marsha/FL
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Hi Faith! Yes, that is what we do best. emoticon

We all need talk to encourage and just be there through all that we go through in life and are here in good times and bad.

We have made many friendships that will last a lifetime.

emoticon to the team! Hop on in to Daily Talks! We look forward to getting to know you.

I am Chris and I live in Richmond, Virginia.

IMPROVISE,OVERCOME AND ADAPT!

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Hi, I'm Faith. I've been on SP for ages but not really done well with the teams. I discovered people talk to each other on this team so came to join in!

I am certain that God, who began the good work within you, will continue his work until it is finally finished on the day when Christ Jesus returns.
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emoticon Flo. I see your page is set to private.

IRENE FROM TEXAS
The Lord bless you
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The Lord make His face shine upon you
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the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace.
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emoticon to the team, Danae. Looking forward to getting to know you!

IMPROVISE,OVERCOME AND ADAPT!

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emoticon Danae

IRENE FROM TEXAS
The Lord bless you
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the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace.
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my name is danae

Danae casebolt
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i will do my best
I will live to the fullest
I will enjoy every minute with my family


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emoticon Michelle. Hope you like us and we know we will like you.

IRENE FROM TEXAS
The Lord bless you
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emoticon Michelle! Great to have you on the team! I am Chris from Virginia.
As Gloria, said we are a close group, that truly cares.
We sure look forward to getting to know you, and getting healthier, together. emoticon



IMPROVISE,OVERCOME AND ADAPT!

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IRENE FROM TEXAS
The Lord bless you
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the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace.
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Hi Michelle, welcome to the team. I'm sure you're going to like it here. Come on the chat thread and talk to us, tell us a bit about yourself.

I look forward to getting to know you. We're a friendly, supportive group of ladies who seem more like next door neighbours rather than far away online friends.

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Hi, I am Michelle from southern Oregon. I work as a caregiver in an assisted living home. I ve been on spark a while and this team popped up so thought I would check it out. I look forward to becoming a healthy sparker

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IRENE FROM TEXAS
The Lord bless you
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the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace.
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I have not been in here in such a long time, I'm ashamed of myself!

Welcome to all the newcomers to our team and hope to see you on the threads. The best way to get to know us and have us know about you is to come on the chat thread. We're there and we give support and encouragement and we share our day with one another. Great thread!

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emoticon Mel. glad you joined.

IRENE FROM TEXAS
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Thank you Chris, glad to be here!
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"I cannot change yesterday....but I CAN change TODAY...."
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emoticon to the team, Mel! I think you are going to like this group of caring ladies, that are here to support and encourage, through thick and thin.
You sound like you have a lovely family and what a cute little dog.
We look forward to getting to know you! emoticon

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Hi Positive Sparkers! I've been looking for a Team that was "positive" in nature and ran across you! I hope you don't mind that I joined you. I'm Mel, 60 years old I have 3 grown sons, 3 beautiful daughter in "loves" and they have blessed me with 12 grandchildren. DH and I live in Missouri with our 4 legged furchild SisseeLou. Here is a pic of her. She pretty much rules the roost here and is the love of our life! I LOVE to garden, sew, read and volunteer in our community as we are Lion's Club members....looking forward to meeting you, getting to know you and encouraging when I can! Thank you for having me!

~Mel


"I cannot change yesterday....but I CAN change TODAY...."
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Thanks Marsha emoticon



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Welcome to the team Paula, I know you will like it here.

Marsha/FL


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Thanks Chris and Irene for the lovely welcome and yes I agree emoticon emoticon



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hi Paula. emoticon to the team.

IRENE FROM TEXAS
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emoticon to the team, Paula.

We are a group of positive, ladies, that help each other out through thick and thin.
We look forward to getting to know you and traveling this healthy journey together. emoticon

Chris

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Hello, I'm Paula a 49 year old married mother of two Jake 20 and Sarah 19. I've been a member of Sparkpeople since 2012 . I live in Brisbane, Queensland Australia.

I suffer from slight Osteo Arthritis of the hips and I am managing it myself taking natural supplements, try to eat healthy and when and where possible organically. I wear orthotic shoes and am generally trying to keep my weight down so as to not put less stress and load on the hip joints.

Have been off sparkpeople for about 1 year due to family issues keeping me extremely busy.

I weighed in the other day at 58.7 that is the heaviest I have ever been in my life. So I figured now is the time for me to get back with sparkpeople and shed some kilo's. I hope to get down eventually to 52 kilo's and maintain at that.

As a lot of exercise is not always easy for me with my hips (have to be careful what I do so as not to cause them any problems), I decided I should take up water walking again. (easier on the joints).

Thank you for letting me join. Have an awesome day everyone . Wishing you all lots of good luck with all your weight loss and other goals. WE CAN DO THIS!!! Take care emoticon



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Thanks Irene!


"I can do all things through Christ who strengtheneth me."


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emoticon to this team. Keep up the good work. I watched biggest loser tonight and it was make over night. They looked fabulous.

IRENE FROM TEXAS
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Thanks for the welcome!

"I can do all things through Christ who strengtheneth me."


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emoticon again, Sharon! I love South Beach and had good success in the past, with it.
The food is wonderful and gets you feeling good, in a jiffy.
I actually plan on doing this, in the near future. Just need to watch my budget and eat what I have, for a bit.

You sound like you have a winning attitude and I think you will add a great spark to the rest of us!

We hope you find some motivation from us, as well! ALl different, but with the same goal of getting healthier. emoticon

IMPROVISE,OVERCOME AND ADAPT!

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My name is Sharon, I am a continuing member of Spark People! I have not posted in a long time and I am basically starting over since I gained about 12 lbs. over the holidays. I am using the South Beach program since that is what my Dr. highly recommends for me. I am doing their Phase One this week and doing very well this week. I have lost 5 lbs. in 4 days. This is due to a lot of fluid gain which I tend to do when I am not eating correctly. I will be on Phase One for a total of 2 weeks and then switch to Phase II for a couple of weeks. Then I use Spark People's Spark Solution diet with a few minor changes to keep me in line.

I am looking forward to getting to know some of you again and also those who are new this go round!

I am 70 years old and have a wonderful supportive husband. We have been married nearly 10 years now and we are still on our honeymoon! I have 6 children (3 his, 3 mine, but all of them are ours!), we have 9 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren and 1 on the way!

I really hope to finally get all of this weight off this time. I had a stroke in 2008 with no residual effects, I have high blood pressure that I am working to control, I am pre-diabetic which is under control. I am going to work to start eliminating these from my list!

I hope I will be an encouragement to all of you!

Your friend,
Sharon

P.S. For those of you who do not already know me, my screen name is my husband's pet name for me and
Angel is our spoiled cat!

"I can do all things through Christ who strengtheneth me."


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emoticon emoticon back Gloria. Let's get serious this year and take it off. I'm with you.

IRENE FROM TEXAS
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the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace.
Numbers 6:22-26 (NIV)



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emoticon Gloria439. It is often the story that the weight creeps back, but you know you are in the right place! We have lots of support and encouragement, here!
emoticon on your 3 day streak!

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Hello everyone. I used to belong to this team known as johglo2011. I was off of sparkpeople for quite some time and unfortunately gained my weight back, so here I am again. Decided to completely start fresh. Into day 3 and doing well. Thanks for the welcome back. :)

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter
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emoticon Sandra! It is great to have you on our team! We are here to support you and each other through thick and thin.
One step, one day at a time to a healthier us!
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emoticon Sandra. Trusting you will be healed.

IRENE FROM TEXAS
The Lord bless you
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The Lord make His face shine upon you
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the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace.
Numbers 6:22-26 (NIV)



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Just joined your team. Need to get my health back. I am Sandra live in California born and raised. I have T2 diabetes my FBS has been creeping up. Putting a stop to that today.

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emoticon to the team, Grannywizard. Pop on in and tell us a little about yourself!

I see you are a friend of Mary's and we, do love our Mary. emoticon

This is a group of friendly, supportive ladies, to help through thick and thin.

Hope to see you soon! emoticon

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IRENE FROM TEXAS
The Lord bless you
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The Lord make His face shine upon you
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the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace.
Numbers 6:22-26 (NIV)



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emoticon Elizabeth. emoticon

IRENE FROM TEXAS
The Lord bless you
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The Lord make His face shine upon you
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the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace.
Numbers 6:22-26 (NIV)



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emoticon to the team, Elizabeth! Baby steps lead to good things!

A great one is to get your water in, each day! emoticon
Being hydrated makes everything run better. emoticon

It will be fun getting healthy together! emoticon

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Hi everybody. My name is Elizabeth and I just joined your club. Looking forward to picking challenges and baby stepping into a healthier version of me :-)

"When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth." Sherlock Holmes


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emoticon Callie. You sound so motivated. You will find good leaders and friends here to keep you motivated along your journey. We have a lot of different topics for you to look over, things for Body, Soul and Spirit. We must feed the three and feed them with good food, good for us.
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IRENE FROM TEXAS
The Lord bless you
and keep you;
The Lord make His face shine upon you
and be gracious to you;
the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace.
Numbers 6:22-26 (NIV)



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Welcome Callie! Hope you will join us in our daily chats.


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Hi Callie! emoticon to Happy Healthy Sparkers!

You have a great plan in place.
I too find the tracking a time consuming thing, but it really does help.

We look forward to getting to know you!

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Hi,

My name is Callie and I have 50 lbs to lose. I am off to a great start with SP.

I like the official SP challenges. SP Official Healthy Cooking Challenge and SP Official 'Eat Up, Slim Down' Challenge

Here are the changes I have made so far:
1. Planning meals now
2. Drinking 2.2 L of H2O per day
3. Keeping fruit in bowls throughout my house
Lastly, Tracking my food calories with (wow....lots of work there, but gotta do it!) ...

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Hi Marsha from Tennessee! We are neighbors as I live in Virginia! Not too far at all!

Bring some Tennessee warmth to the team. We look forward to hearing more about you and your days.

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Chris
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Now we have two Marshas. Great! Come on in.

IRENE FROM TEXAS
The Lord bless you
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The Lord make His face shine upon you
and be gracious to you;
the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace.
Numbers 6:22-26 (NIV)



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emoticon to all. Thank you for the warm welcome and for giving me the welcome mat goodie.

My name is Marsha, and I live in (upper) East Tennessee. I am enjoying reading your Spark Pages and the remarks on the Team page. There is a feeling of warmth in this team, and I look forward to spending more time here.

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Welcome MLC72 and Febe!

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emoticon MLC721 to the team.
Irene

IRENE FROM TEXAS
The Lord bless you
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The Lord make His face shine upon you
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the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace.
Numbers 6:22-26 (NIV)



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Welcome all of you newbies. Jump right in and lose with us.

IRENE FROM TEXAS
The Lord bless you
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The Lord make His face shine upon you
and be gracious to you;
the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace.
Numbers 6:22-26 (NIV)



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emoticon to the team, Ruby.
Looking forward to getting to know you and getting healthier, together, in 2014!

Chris

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emoticon Ruby. Jump in and lose weight this new year.
Think Thin in 14.
Irene

IRENE FROM TEXAS
The Lord bless you
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The Lord make His face shine upon you
and be gracious to you;
the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace.
Numbers 6:22-26 (NIV)



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Hi, my name is Ruby, I am looking forward to 2014 and promise of greatness it beckons. emoticon

"The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall" ~Nelson Mandela


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emoticon all of you newbies. We are happy to have you.

IRENE FROM TEXAS
The Lord bless you
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The Lord make His face shine upon you
and be gracious to you;
the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace.
Numbers 6:22-26 (NIV)



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Welcome to the team, Teressa and Ginger!

Looking forward to getting to know you and traveling this journey, together. emoticon

Chris

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I'm Ginger, I'm 53 and have been going through the process of releasing myself from binge eating. It hasn't been perfect, but what is? I am making great progress.

I am especially eager to lose weight as my daughter's wedding is in May.

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Hello I'm Teressa and I'm trying to get healthier and happier. and lose weight also.

I can be changed by what happens to me, but I refuse to be reduced by it. -Maya Angelou
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. . things take time to change´┐Ż sometimes a lot of time. And the true test of a person's character lies in their endurance and attitude during the entire process. Rebekah Green
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Fearless Fuchsia, Biggest Loser: Fall 2015, Winter 2015,Spring 2016!!!


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emoticon to the team Emily, nice to see you here.
A positive attitude goes a long way towards helping us in our lives, great to see you are being positive!
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"Put down the fork and get moving!"
~ Gloria ~


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emoticon to the team Emily. I already saw your page.

IRENE FROM TEXAS
The Lord bless you
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The Lord make His face shine upon you
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the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace.
Numbers 6:22-26 (NIV)



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