Where you live: Alexandria, VA
Are you married?: Divorced.
Do you have children living at home or on their own? Have adult children: a step-daughter who is married with two kids, and two nieces and a nephew. My extended family includes my late partner's two daughters who are very special to me.
What made you decide to join SP?: Need more positive motivation.
How long have you been a member of SP?: On and off for a few years.
What is your favorite thing about SP?: Articles and teams
What is your favorite exercise to do?: I walk, and lift small weights.
Do you post blogs? Yes, have one on Spark and one on Blogger.
Do you read other peoples blogs? Yes
Do you get any ideas from them? Yes
Favorite food?: Anything ethic: Italian, Chinese and Indian
Favorite drink?: Diet cola (though I am trying out club soda now with a lemon twist).
Favorite music?: Classic rock, blues, some alternative
Favorite movie?: The Devil Wears Prada
What kind of car do you drive?: A 98 Ford Escort ZX2!
Favorite color?: Black (it's the Irish in me, I guess)
Are you shy or outgoing?: Shy
Have any pets?: Yes, a ShiChon dog named MiMi, and an orange tabby cat named Macho!
What is your biggest fear?: Not being healthy and dependent upon others.
What are you looking forward to in the future? A trip to Italy!
In your own words tell what you really want out of life? To be healthy and fit, and full of energy!
"Each today, well-lived, makes yesterday a dream of happiness and each tomorrow a vision of hope. Look, therefore, to this one day, for it and it alone is life."
| Pounds lost: 40.6