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6/25/17 12:29 P

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Hello team!

Just a short message.

I am going to be on Sparkpeople today, then work.

Lately, I have been thinking about setting up a daily appointment for exercise. I am not a morning person, so probably around 5:00pm or so would be good. It is not "when" you exercise...just get it done!

Following, I am so wondering why not one person is joining my pro-life team. It is not some political activist team. It is simply a team to pray for those who cannot. Totally harmless and non-violent. Would you think about joining?

On the job front, I ordered Writers' Market from the library 3 weeks ago and is still not in. I want to find magazines accepting book reviews. I am good at book reviews and would not mind doing them for money. It is still freelance work, though. I would love to have a job doing on-line weight loss coaching. Still not giving up!

Today, I am drinking warm water with lemon to cleanse. uuugh

Be good!

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6/21/17 7:12 P

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Hey team!

During the past 2 days, I have been job searching. I just cannot find the right job. There just has not been one that is a perfect fit. I have looked at sales, blogging, writing, editing, book reviewing and on and on. I still dream of having a fitness and nutrition job. I applied to a company called WeightNot, but never heard from them, other than an e-mail stating that they got the application.

A few days ago, I went over tons of writing prompts, of which were basically useless. I got even more writers' block!

So, earlier today, I had a stress-breaker. I went out with the neighbor to a yard sale and thrift shop. I bought a ton of useful stuff for about $20.00. All useful. 4 new workout DVDs...everything from Prevention's Chris Freytag to Biggest Loser! Cookbooks. Sandwich maker. T-shirt. Fitness books.

Gosh, I even feel guilty for being on Sparkpeople instead of job-hunting even if for a couple of hours!

I have a library book that is about making salads in jars. One of the jar recipes is for Burger in a jar... and another is about Tuna in a jar (Deli style)...both salads. Later on tonight, I want to clean out my fridge and make room for jars. I think it is an excellent idea to have these jars made ahead of time for when I am hard at work and too stubborn to make something for lunch. I usually just throw some lunchmeat or cheese or peanut butter on bread. Yes, this is good to do.

I have a new pedometer and do NOT like it. Instead of wearing on your wrist or on your shoe, you have to keep it in your pocket. So, guess who has to wear pockets every day? It was the only store to have a pedometer in stock so I had to buy it. I hate not knowing how many miles/steps I have walked.

Well, I have potatoes (with butter & oil) in the crockpot then I will add pasta the last half hour of cooking. Spiced up with garlic salt, onion powder, minced garlic, oregano, salt, pepper, but we are out of parsley..

I have a very exciting life, huh? LOL Thanks for being my Sparkfriends!

Be good and Spark on!





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6/19/17 8:10 A

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Hello!

Just a short message today. I saved enough writing prompts from pinterest to keep me busy for a million years! Oh well, atleast I will not have writers' block for a while!

I would like to create my own Mediterranean Diet Sparkteam. Would you be interested?

I am having my morning iced coffee. FYI You can get French Vanilla and Hazelnut at Dollar Tree for a buck a bag. My favorite is chocolate raspberry by Arbuckle, but $4.99 a bag. I just cannot afford it.

It figures that I want to lay out today and the clouds are already blocking the sun. uuugh

Not sure what I want to throw in the crockpot today. Any recipes you'd like to share?

Well, I will sign off for now. Be good today and Spark on.

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3/4/17 2:25 P

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Starting next week, I am going to do meal planning instead of just whipping up something. There used to be a Sparkteam called Freezer Queens but must have been removed because I cannot find it on Sparkpeople anymore. They were really neat. Pre-assemble your meals, stick them in freezer, take out of freezer, heat-up.

If you happen to find such team, would you pass along the URL? Thank You!

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2/28/17 3:13 P

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I hope your day is going good! What are you tackling today? I am keeping hydrated.

Since I am a freelancer who telecommutes, I also have to tackle being so sedentary.

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2/25/17 1:11 P

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Hello! I have returned from my hometown. I miss my family already.

I have requested to become an editor for 6 more sites and have already received word of 3 that are NOT available. Wish me luck on the 3 that are left.

I am making German Potato Salad with Kielbasa in the crockpot for dinner. A quick recipe to throw together.

I keep saying that I am going to get more activity, but now truly mean it. My favorite workout DVD is called Walking With Joyce Vedral. I just get so intimidated as I want to have her same body. But, it will take a good 2 years to accomplish. WIsh me luck. LOVECAROL has almost convinced me to attempt yoga. What is your take on yoga?

I hope you have a wonderful weekend! Be good!

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2/10/17 10:31 A

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Hello team!

Instead of working first today, I am checking on the teams first. It is really weird... All the teams I lead are small and mostly inactive. However, these teams are what I am interested in. So, basically, I cheer myself on! LOL For those of you that DO participate, your are appreciated!

Last night, I finished reading "Eat To Trim" by Joyce Vedral, again. What I find most helpful out of the entire book are the breakfast suggestions. I am NOT a breakfast person. So, her fast breakfasts will come in handy.

How is your water intake coming along? Do you believe in drinking nothing but water or do you treat yourself to something else on occasion?

Have you been spreading your Spark and if so, how? I mailed my mother a care package with all kinds of healthy stuff. She received the care package yesterday and was thrilled!

How is your faith coming along? Are you an active participant at a church or worship on your own?

I need to be writing an article for the religious newspaper I write for, but cannot think of a good topic. I thought about doing an article on Confirmation names, but there was little research on such topic. Any suggestions?

My scale still will not budge. Those 10 pounds are completely impossible for me to imagine gone by summer. But I will do it! By following the suggestions and tweaking recipes in Eat To Trim by Joyce Vedral and JoAnna M. Lund cookbooks, I know I can do it! Also, I will get in more activity to speed up the weight loss. "Walk With Joyce Vedral" is a really good exercise DVD.

I have coupons to clip which is a good stress breaker. I like to consider it "retail therapy"!

What are YOU grateful for today? I am grateful for my family, friends and God.

My housemates are actually cooking their own dinner tonight...chicken & dumplings (yuck). So, I need to figure out what I want instead.

Well, that is my 2 cents for the day. Be good and Spark on!

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2/8/17 10:54 A

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Well... Last night did not go as planned...

I had wanted to do reviews, read Eat To Trim again and make some make-ahead salads. I got really sleepy. So, I thought I would take a little siesta. I just laid there. But could not sleep. So, then anxiety kicked in. So, I started to review and just got frustrated. So, I did 10 minutes of a Joyce Vedral walking DVD. I got frustrated. Got on my laptop. I got frustrated. Why I was so frustrated is beyond me. I wanted to make some make-ahead salads but the jars needed cleaned and cleaning jars in the middle of the night seemed a bit insane. LOL

Then, I have 3 ice cube trays in the freezer for my iced coffee. This morning I went to make iced coffee and a person used 2 of the trays and did not refill the ice cube trays... Of course, neither housemate will confess.

A friend is taking me to the post office today to mail my mother a care package. I cannot wait! It is a very very healthy care package.

I cannot seem to get past this plateau. I STILL weigh 160 pounds. The scale just will not budge.

I wanted to take on a pro-life team, but got afraid. In the past, I was punished by people for being active in the pro-life movement. I do not want to step on the wrong toes again. I will just keep my beliefs to myself.

Well, I will sign off for now. Be good!

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2/7/17 6:05 P

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Hello!

How was your day? Work, play or exercise?

Today, I went shopping and got a bunch of bargains! I bought a HUGE bag of Roma tomatoes for 50 cents! Bags of American lettuce mix for 99 cents! I have the rest for salads in my pantry already. So, I am making myself eat ATLEAST 1 salad a day.

Then, I shopped to make a care package to mail to my mother. I had coupons for $3.00 off Glucerna. So, I bought her 2 sixes of it... A jar of sugar-free jam, boxes of bel Vita, containers of cashews, a chocolate scented teddy bear and a Valentine card. Don't tell her!

My new greeting card job is kind-of frustrating. The cards keep getting returned saying that either the image is not relevant or the text is wrong. For example, I typed up a card saying, "Bear" with me "honey"... I did not mean to forget your birthday. I used a photo of a bear with a jar of honey. Well, I was told the image was not relevant. Get it? "Bear" instead of "Bare"? "Honey"? I really do not think these greeting card people have a sense of humor...

I still have not made up the Zindigo boutique yet or the Storenvy store. As for Storenvy, I would need constant transportation to the post office to mail crafts. I would be lucky if I could get to the post office once a week. As for Zindigo, (hey! DO NOT STEAL MY IDEA... lol) I want to make a boutique for the poorer woman.

What is really neat? I am a chief editor of a WAH site, so if need be, I could always fall back on a job listed on my site for a side gig. I only list jobs on this site that I would want to personally do. I was thinking, huh?

So, as you can tell, my exercise has been on the sidelines. I do wear my pedometer every day and night. But by bedtime, I am exhausted, and forget to log it in. Total blonde moments.

My fruit infusion water bottle came in the mail today! I have not taken it out of the packaging yet. I am excited! I think I will start out using pineapple or cherries or both tomorrow.

I am not going to tackle everything at once. Sure, I need to exercise. Sure, I need to eat right. Sure, I need to drink right. One Day At A Time! I want to read "Eat To Trim" by Joyce Vedral one more time. I need that foundation.

Have a good tomorrow and Spark on my Sparkfriends...

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10/9/16 4:08 P

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I could simply not sleep last night. What do YOU do when you cannot sleep?

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10/4/16 7:47 P

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Hello team! Did the sun shine for you today? Today it did here and was a blessing as has rained 4 days in a row with downpours.

I was out and about doing things today. I treated myself to lunch...Well, I only allow myself 1200 calories every day. When I logged in lunch, it had 1020 calories!!!!! Whew!!!!! So, tonight I will do atleast 30 minutes of exercise pedaling.

Next, I bought a new pedometer. I have been lost without one!

Then, I treated myself to two workout hoodies...Hey, who does not need a little inspiration or motivation?

Lately, when I can, I have been reading "Life Is Tough But God Is Faithful", by Sheila Walsh...Excellent book. I will do a review of it for the newspaper.

Furthermore, for the newspaper, remember the United States bishop whose mother almost aborted him? His name is bishop Cozzens? Well, I will do an article about him.

Finally, as I am frugal, I have coupons to clip for this month. The coupons I do not want or are expired, I give to the Overseas Coupon Program.

Well, I hope you have a good Wednesday! Be good and Spark on!

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10/2/16 2:49 P

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I am making today a Sparkpeople day! I plan on having some iced coffee this evening as a little treat. It is really weird...I always make sure my ice cube trays are filled at night for in the morning. Well, lately, in the morning, I go to get ice cubes and 1 tray will be empty. Are my housesmates going coo coo? They do not use ice cubes. They are probably doing it to pee me off. One big step for me would be to get my own place instead of playing their games. I even try to lead by example by waiting on the housemates hand and foot.

I hope you have a blessed Sunday. What should my battle plan be?

Thank you!

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9/30/16 12:21 P

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Hello team! Did it rain in your part of the universe lately? Here it has poured and poured all yesterday, overnight and still raining today. People keep telling me I should be grateful for the rain. Well, it is not like my part of the country lacks rain. Yuck! I want sun!

One of my jobs is being chief editor of a website about work at home jobs, telecommuting, virtual work, etc. Things have been pretty dry. I do not do just talk about any job. I make sure it is a WAH job that I myself would find interesting. Well, yesterday I found the mecca of jobs. So, this weekend I will do thorough research of such jobs and then will publish. Yea!

I like to keep a steady stream of articles in for the Catholic newspaper I am a contributing editor of. A friend had given me a flyer many monthes ago about a bishop in the United States who's mother had almost aborted him. I may look into it further.

Last night, I left a few teams I had been leader of. 2 were about cosmetics and 2 were about being single. They were just not happening. However, I still lead Sparkteam "Singles Cafe".

Leading Sparkteam "Calorie Watchers 'R Us" is so exciting. I am just starting out with the team but have been obsessed with calories my whole life.

I need a new pedometer so bad. I cannot afford a fitbit or the like. So, I keep the cheap pedometers in business.

I apologize that this seems like a form letter. I guess it is the former secretary in me!

One question... On Amazon, may one download a free book onto a laptop or only on Kindles?

Have a good weekend!


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9/27/16 6:54 P

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You can win the battle of obesity! Check out the Sparkpage of INDYGIRL... SHE DID NOT GIVE UP!

What do you think?



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9/25/16 11:21 A

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Hello team!

I had to come off of my diet as was losing weight too rapidly. I did not want to become sick. So, I am returning to the job of "chef" to two housemates and myself. I am happy when I cook, so there you have it. I will put the JoAnna M. Lund recipes to good use! Go JoAnna M. Lund Sparkteam!

Instead of keeping my pedal exerciser at my office desk, I placed it in my living room. No longer in such a small place. Go Stationary Bike Sparkteam!

I submitted an article yesterday to the newspaper I write for on the topic of forgiveness. It was rather hard on me as I have some people in my life I am having a struggle with forgiving. So, I did not preach (as I would have been an hippocrite) but basically said if you forgive you are giving your own self a gift.

While organizing my office yesterday, I found book after book that I bought and never read yet. Some fitness, religious, cookbooks...even a new English bible... My Catholic bible has worn out pages, my Joyce Meyer bible I do not understand. So, I picked up an English bible at a thrift store and will start reading. I understand Psalms and Proverbs, but the rest of the bible is so hard for me. Anyone else have difficulty? Go Christian Living Sparkteam!

Today is guess what? Coupon day! I got a tip in an e-mail that there should be three inserts today! I do not have a newspaper subscription but I have friends who save their coupon inserts for me. Hey, one person's trash is another person's treasure! Go Nifty & Thrifty Sparkteam!

Well, I am a plain as ever girl today. Perhaps if I had a man in my life I would fix myself up. I usually will not leave the house without my hair and make-up done. People still criticize my application. I like lots of make-up and big hair. However, when you are around two girls almost twenty-four hours a day, why bother? Go my beauty and singles Sparkteams! Give me a good kick in the petunia!

I now have a baby crockpot bought by a friend at a yard sale! Woo Hoo! I just have not figured out what to make in it yet...any recipes? I figure it would be good for dips. Go crockpot team!

Well, I will sign off for now... Go Steelers!

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9/21/16 11:07 A

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Hello team! As I was on vacation to my hometown, I only had Wi-Fi once or twice. So, I am STILL attempting to STILL get caught up on work, Sparkpeople, chores and activity.

As I am a leader of the JoAnna M. Lund Sparkteam, while over the vacation, I reviewed alot of her cookbooks that I had loaned from the library. A quite interesting lady.

On the other hand, I have started a new diet that I found while reviewing a Woman's World magazine over vacation. There is not even a name for the diet. However it is easy and doable...Cheerios w/ 1% milk for breakfast, a frozen entree for lunch and dinner then it called for Laughing Cow cheese for snack but it is too expensive for me so I substitute yogurt. I even had coupons for the Cheerios and yogurt! I am wanting to lose 10 pounds by atleast Christmas.

So, as you can tell, I spent alot of vacation reading on fitness and nutrition.

I hope you are having a good middle-of-the-week! If you have anything you want to talk about, tell all of us.

Remember, get in those 10 minutes of acitivity!

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9/8/16 4:40 P

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I hope all of you are having a little victory over obesity. Remember, a little tweak here or there.

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9/2/16 9:37 A

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I am attempting to figure out what small changes I need to make each day. Which change is more important. Do I need to focus on more exercise? Do I need to eat better? Do I need more sleep? I do not want to stress and do all. Know what I mean?

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8/28/16 12:52 P

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Hello everybody! How are you? I hope well! What are you up to this Sunday?

Well, as for myself, I am excited about dinner... sweet and sour meatballs in the crockpot...

I am so mad at myself for not wearing make-up. Because of the criticism from people when I DO wear make-up, I have become accustomed to NOT wearing it.

I went yard saleing yesterday and got some REAL bargains! Tons of books... cookbooks, fitness books and religious books...

I need to start weighing myself daily... I just hate what the scale says...



I hope you have a wonderful Sunday... Be good!

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8/26/16 3:39 P

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Today, I did research for work then went wild with Pine Sol in the kitchen...Just because you are poor you do not have to be dirty.

I am so tired of living below poverty level. Do any of you have this problem?

Well, my weekend has begun. Going yard saleing tomorrow so I will hopefully find some nifty items for gift baskets to sell. Comes in handy.

Be good!

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8/20/16 2:38 P

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Hey team... Right now, I am looking like a wet rat, as I just took a shower. LOL

I have the crockpot fired up with potato wedges and onion then will prepare a big garden salad to go with it for dinner... I am using up produce before it goes bad...

I cannot wait to see my momma tomorrow. She is making the trek here to spend some quality moments with me... I hate living so far away from her...

Wish me luck on my job today...

I am addicted to my Sparkteams! You members rock!

Well, I want to curl up in a ball and take a siesta but I need to check on the teams then work...

Be good, get in those 10 minutes and spread your spark!


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8/19/16 11:34 A

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Just thought I would "play" for a minute with you...
For dinner today, I am being simple... Sloppy joes with baked potatoes. This is something BOTH housemates like... which is nearly impossible to do.

No make-up today and bad hair day.

I will have to weigh myself today... If those pounds have creeped on I will not be happy...

I have research, writing, editing and publishing to do today... I am tired because what I need to research just is not out there.

How has your week been? I love that it is the weekend but not that the month of August is half way over... I would love to move to a warm climate for the winter but do not want to leave family and friends...

Well, get in those 10 minutes, spread your Spark and be contagious with fitness and nutrition!!!!!

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8/14/16 9:17 P

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As for my last post, I have given up on pedometers! Every single one I have ever bought (about a million of them) has not worked! I guess I could ask Santa Claus for a fitbit, but I do not want to be greedy.

I always make sure I get in those 10 minutes. It does make a difference. I may be stuck at a plateau but atleast I am not gaining.

Today, I had a hot dog and mac-n-cheese...a real 6 course meal. Tonight, I am going through the kitchen cupboards and figuring out what I am fixing this week for dinner...I, in other words, will be doing a pantry challenge.

What is a real challenge for me? Making dinner with my crockpot every day! All I have to do is throw stuff in and it does all of the work. Atleast I can get work done of my own.

Have you ever thought about using a crockpot? Less stress!

Have a wonderful Monday!

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6/26/16 6:50 P

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I really do not know how people can afford fitbits. I guess I will forever be poor. I just use a simple pedometer.

Sometimes when I am doing chores I can really boogy in some steps. If I am not too tired, I use my pedal exerciser.

How has your day been?

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6/24/16 12:56 P

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Hey team! How have you been? I hope well!

What do you like and dislike about this team? Is there any way you think I may improve it?

Do you sometimes go over the forums but not post?????

Have you been on a new diet or lifestyle? If so, would you share? Maybe you can inspire!

Have you been weighing yourself? Are you staying hydrated? Have you been getting in atleast 10 minutes of activity? (I do...but am guilty of not always logging in the activity... LOL) Have you been getting in some "me" time?

I ask you all of these questions as you are so quiet. Sure, there are a few faithful members, but do you know how many inactive members there are? Many. When I started out with the team, I saw potential. I will give it a while, because I do not like to give up. I am doing my best.

Be good and have a wonderful weekend!



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6/18/16 4:18 P

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I made pasta salad today...nice to have so I do not have to cook big meals...I am thinking of making potato salad tonight too...between the housemates and me, it will be eaten up fast over the weekend!
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I am on a blessed vacation with family! My mother and I love to
find frugal stuff AND get in our walking. She knows my self-esteem
was kind-of low as I have had no "new" clothes, always wearing
clothes with stains, bleach spots, etc.

So, yesterday we went to a going out-of-business sale where I
was able to find 5 pairs of leggings that were 50% off $9.99!
I could not believe it!

Then, today, we went to GoodWill where purple tags were 50% off and
yellow tags were $1.50. Well, I needed summer shirts badly. Almost
every single shirt I got had a yellow tag! The icing on the cake?
Two Joyce Meyer books for a $1.00 each!

I do not mean to sound like I am bragging. I only get things when
it's frugal. The exercise is not too shabby either. So, to you my
Sparkfriends, have a good fitness and frugal weekend! Spark on!

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I have a method that makes me lose the pounds.
I cannot prove it to you as I often don't
log in my weight. However, trust me, I do
have a method...peanut butter and jam on bread,
english muffin or tortilla wrap, sometimes with a
salad. I don't feel hungry, my blood sugar stays
really good and I really like it!

ENTER housemate.

My housemate relies on my cooking of her meals.
The first thing in the morning, she asks, "What
are we having for dinner?" Well, I made her
Cincinnati chili and beef with vegetable stew over the
weekend and guess who gained ALL that weight again?
Exact.

So, I am "just saying no" to the housemate's
food peer pressure! She should be supporting
my efforts to lose weight!

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When I stare at a pound of fat, I know I have a
major job ahead of me. I get mega-motivated!
I have a picture on my Sparkpage that I will share
with you to also remind you of what it looks like...
all "1" measly pound of it. I have 45 pounds of
this stuff to lug around! How about you?


What upsets me, is that I always I feel like I
have to "work" for survival all day instead of
"work-out" all day for survival. It's not like
I make millions or anything. I think about this often.

To be specific, I make pennies per article for a couple
of websites. I just feel like saying to heck with such
slavery and work-out all day without a care, like a
millionaire's wife who doesn't have anything to worry about.
Am I making sense?

I shop on clearance, buy at yard sales, shop at
Salvation Army, shop at Dollar Tree, etc. My housemates and I share rent,
most groceries, etc. It isn't like I'm not "frugal"! LOL

God does give us a gift and expects us to use that gift.
Mine would be volunteering as contributing editor of
a religious newspaper.

Our bodies are the temple of the Holy Spirit and we
only have one! I think about all those pounds of fat
my body is lugging around... So, I have Sparkpeople
and exercise to do.

Thank you. I now know what to do.

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I am so excited that I found a frugal fitness item at a
yard sale this week...a fitness pedal exerciser...never used! If you
are not familiar, you can use it as a bicycle from wherever you are
sitting.

I will be doing my exercise mostly at night now. I find it to
be the best for my schedule.
I went through magazine after magazine today for reviews work,
but all of them so far have been duds...I could have spent
all those hours on my Sparkteams!
Thanks for being you and for not giving up on the team!
We can do it! Spark on!


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I have been eating lots and lots of peanut butter and jam on bread, tortilla wraps, English muffins, etc. It is so delicious and I cannot get enough. The protein isn't going to hurt me (LOL) and I only use a little jam. I usually make elaborate meals in the crockpot and have to wait hours for it to be finished (not having food until finished) so now if I am hungry, voila! Instant go-to nutritious meal. Besides my housemates never appreciate me. As a matter-of-fact, one of my housemates isn't even talking to me. Well, she is not renting space in this head of mine! I hate talking about people, but do you see where I am coming from? She is used to me making her meals for her every day and NEVER says THANK YOU. She wants fried potato wedges every night. So, I'm done griping.

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I KNOW WATER IS GOOD, but the water retention is getting on my nerves!
Then, my thirst is never quenched. I have every water enhancer
imaginable! So, then I drink plain for a while and still
thirsty for more. I like iced coffee but cannot afford to drink
specialty coffee all day long...(as I like flavored coffee).
Iced tea is good, but the very minute I make it, my housemate
runs a dashing sprint to it and drinks the whole thing, leaving the
pitcher empty.

Any tips?

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A while ago, I noticed I had not reset my pedometer for the day...uuugh

Have you been having success? Won't you share your story? You just might Spark on some inspiration and motivation.

Have a wonderful day!

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Wow has today flown by so quick. I spent the day with my momma.
I wish we didn't live so far apart.

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Today I am doing ALOT of laundry.

I have a big collection of Leslie Sansone DVDs, but over the usage, she got sooo annoying. Well, I kind-of miss the "sister-in-sweat"... So, I might dust her off later on tonight.

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I used to drink tons of Kroger-brand sparkling seltzer water...I hated the taste of bottled water,
faucet water, you name it. But I literally got sick of the sparkling seltzer water. So, I kept my stash of it
then bought bottled water and flavored water enhancer. NOW, I am SICK of bottled water! Well, I whipped
out my stash and am back with the sparkling seltzer water and it tastes sooooo good. Quenches my thirst like you
wouldn't believe. It is energizing where bottled water makes me so tired. Well, just had to tell you my
story of the day! "Water" you doing? LOL

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Hello! As your new team leader, do you have any special requests regarding the team? Do you like the forums? I did some Spring cleaning with them. Your former leader seems like she was a really nice girl. It will be hard to live up to her standards! Anyway, I hope this team shines! We can be fit...O.D.A.A.T.!

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cold day


Long-term Goal: To overcome my hesitation and stay focused long enough no matter what happens in my life.

Medium-Term Goal: Reaching my goal 5% at a time.

Short-Term Goal:
*Drink my water daily
*30 min Exercise (and work my way up) 4 times/wk

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emoticon Fall is here up north cooler temps actually more active with this weather emoticon

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Happy Monday everyone!

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emoticon here!

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Resting after work with a lil sp

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to add one inch to my arm size im given my self 4 weeks of hard work
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priming for painting the ss room

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We are just back from 6 hours working on the Sunday School room...We had to tear down sound barrier that they had glued to the windows...no small feat as the windows are 6' square and hauled sheetrock and debris down to the dumpster...that is 3 full flights of stairs...I was up and down them so much.... I don't want to count them.

We vacuumed, swept & mopped the floor, layed carpet, and made the circle of folding chairs today.

Now we need to paint at least two walls...they painted the ceiling a maroon, 2 walls dark dark green and 2 dark brown...it will take at least a gallon of klitz primer and one gallon of paint to cover each wall....if we are lucky.

There is an old saying...what doesn't kill you will cure you..
We are looking at covering the green walls...windows on one side with radiators and the opposite one...these green will now be ivory to lighten the room and we hope to get gold drapes by winter...I am thinking I can just get sheers in a gold color for now.

So ivory walls freshly painted and the dark brown walls opposite.
The carpet is a light tan and does deaden the sound in the room as well as pick up the tan in the sofa. For now...that maroon is gonna stay there. ...that ceiling is too darn high!

I have to see if I can take the seat cushion covers off the sofa so I can wash them...I hope I hope as that sofa is grungy... if they don't come off then I shall have to bring my shampooer in and use the furniture attachment to clean it...soon enough for it to dry before Rally Sunday.

There is a bulletin board that needs repair of one of its legs too.
That's it for now we are exhausted- bye


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JUST AN IN AND OUT...LAUNDRY ON LINE BEFORE RAIN COMES IN.ENJOYING EVERY DROP OF DELICIOUS SUNSHINE OF SUMMER! I HAD MY PRE OP THIS MORNING.. LOTS OF GREEN TOMATOES AND PEPPERS IN THE GARDEN... .FINALLY A NIGHT WITHOUT FIREWORKS!!! emoticon

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What is new with you?
I am getting ready for the 4th.. emoticon emoticon emoticon .cleaning house, emoticon cleaning floors, prepping food emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

Still need to transplant more perennials, rhododendron and lilacs,plus never ending weeding
and refinish my 3 tiered bird bath fountain. The Vegetable Garden is finally in. emoticon

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emoticon Good Morning!
I had a terrific day yesterday. I cut away the dead evergreens that died this past winter...orange evergreens are dead Fred.
My rib didn't like me using emoticon the loppers...I guess. Planning to transplant a rhodo there and some shade loving plants: Lady's Mantle, wild ginger, etc.

I also picked up a 3 tiered bird bath fountain that I need to re-finish.
I am working on getting outside to enjoy a bit of every Summer Day we have. Last night was so clear for emoticon star gazing too! Have a great day today!
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emoticon no rain though it has been forecast for several days...therefore DH on ride with disabled Vet and I am hanging the laundry on the clothesline Currently 2 loads on the line and another in the washer . So far getting by with a fan in the livingroom and the ceiling fan at night in the bedroom. emoticon

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A day to remember our fathers, and those who are gone...Grandfathers, Great Grandfathers.
Share some stories and make new memories for Children & Grandchildren.

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TIME TO REST, THE LAUNDRY IS DONE. I BLOGGED ABOUT THIS LOVELY WEEK THAT APPROPRIATELY ENDS ON FRIDAY THE 13TH!

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It appears no one has done the roll call or chatted here for a month emoticon

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A lot has changed since May 18th..our first 70F day. Temps continue to vacillate. This morning it was 50F and appears this is where they will stay today.
rainy morning here...last night the air was so saturated looked like fog I thought we were having hail because the rain came down and was so heavy the raindrops looked like they were half dollar-size raindrops
Our Meteorologist Paul Douglas says this has been the wettest (Jan-May) on record for 144 years!
It is a great day to prep meals to serve when the sun and heat return.
It is a great day to make lists of things to be done.
It is a great day to organize an area that needs it.
It is a great day to read a book.
A wonderful day to visit the Conservatory or other indoor gardens,,,even garden centers!
Or even watching a video of gardens around the world.

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emoticon Team!
Had fresh chives on scrambled eggs emoticon
Taking it easy today emoticon
Look who came to visit our yard today...Cuddles spied it from our French Doors and had to go out and take a look! Cuddles discovered a Blandings turtle in our yard this morning!
In other states they are endangered. They are protected in Michigan.

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The last few days we have had so many birds visiting our yard or flying over it that include: lots of robins, mated cardinals, goldfinch, blue jay, bald eagle, herons, chickadee, song sparrow, cedar waxwings, heard a catbird or a mocking bird, a little blackbird don't know what it was, and the blue birds are nesting. We have more birds than the aviary around the lakes in Minneapolis! Anyone interested in birding should love Anoka County!

So far 2 dozen daffodils have bloomed plus all my forsythia bushes! Happy Mothers Day! emoticon

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Today is a gift...enjoy it emoticon
The leaves on the trees are the size of mouse ears!
My goals to complete this growing season:
working on getting new steps and landing made for kitchen door- our primary access to home with a gable roof overhang to protect the landing from snow & ice. Then a new driveway, aerating the lawns, bringing compost, horse manure and wood chips to the gardens, removing extra lilacs and old fashioned phlox and transplanting perennials and re-doing the daylily bed and the blue garden next to the deck.
Did you know that wasps, hornets, yellow jackets, and Queen honey bees can sting multiple times. It is only the worker honey bee that can only sting once because they have a barbed stinger that comes out as they sting and they die.
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Back one more time. Hoping this time with sparkpeople will be the charm.

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Long-term Goal: To overcome my hesitation and stay focused long enough no matter what happens in my life.

Medium-Term Goal: Reaching my goal 5% at a time.

Short-Term Goal:
*Drink my water daily
*30 min Exercise (and work my way up) 4 times/wk

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My 4th was nice and "relaxing"- all the chaos that ensues with running around and planning for a big bbq :) I wished I had gotten out for a walk or bike ride though...definitely today!

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How was everyone's 4th of July?


Long-term Goal: To overcome my hesitation and stay focused long enough no matter what happens in my life.

Medium-Term Goal: Reaching my goal 5% at a time.

Short-Term Goal:
*Drink my water daily
*30 min Exercise (and work my way up) 4 times/wk

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evening everyone,
we just came in from burning off more brambles, dead rose canes, pine branches, etc.
remember when i said i went wheat free and didn't have vertigo anymore? well, yesterday while on our trip i was...as my grandson says...glutened! the only thing i had that could of been a problem was some fries with a hamburger without bun, lettuce & tomato at a restaurant. i asked ahead of time and they said no wheat in the fries...i told dh they appeared like they might have wheat...i.e. some people dust the fries in flour to make them crisp. but i was assured no wheat...and since then headache and some vertigo. i surely hope this doesn't last because i have glorious weather to work in my gardens and i need to look down without a problem...it started as i was at the computer...so hoping it is working itself out of my system


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If you never knew what goes on in the garden emoticon when you aren't emoticon paying attention. emoticon Watch this - some of the finest photography you will ever see. P.S. we need pollinators.
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Yesterday was a rough day. We had severe thunderstorms and it knocked out all of our power for 12 hours. They finally got it back up and running at 2am this morning. Had to use our camping stove to cook by last night and kerosene lamps for lights. Thankfully it didn't last any longer than it did. Today it's nice out although still a little windy. We drove around earlier to see what damage the area had. Here it wasn't too bad.
Hope everyone is having a great day today.

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3/24/13 12:59 P

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I'm back under a different user name. Hope everyone is having a great Sunday. We're under a severe thunderstorm watch and it's going to hit any time now. I'm hearing the thunder now.

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Any weekend plans? We aren't doing anything special. I just got back from the library. I've gotten hooked on a book series by Robyn Carr ( The Virgin River series ) and once I start one of the books I don't want to put them down. I've got the whole series to read so I'll be reading a lot the next week or so. I can read one book a day so I have enough for 9 days. I just took back 8 books of the series. They are sooooooo good.
Hope you all have a great weekend.

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2/15/13 4:56 P

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Stopping in to say hi and hope everyone has a nice weekend.

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12/12/12 10:08 P

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Had an unexpected half day off from work. So happy to get a break. I would have loved to have just come home & do nothing. But instead, I was a busy bee and actually got a ton done. Including going to the gym.

I'm going to try & weigh myself at work tomorrow. I don't think it's going to be good. emoticon

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12/2/12 11:45 P

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Quick Sunday night check in:

I've got 2 days off in a row & so much to do.
Today I got the patio furniture put away. Very late, considering I live in Chicago. But it was 60 degrees, so I really lucked out, with the weather.
Also made a nice dinner, which I have not done in over a week.
Yesterday, my yougest daughter & I tackled the dog and did her nails. It was a fight to the finish. Some crying, showing of teeth and some pretend biting. And the dog wasn't too happy either. LOL - *sorry, feeling kinda silly*
I do love when the dog lightly 'bites' & then licks the spot, as if to say she's sorry.

Will try & pop in again tomorrow - take care all.

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11/26/12 11:51 P

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Thank you so much Lisa!

It was so hard and I'm actually surprised I was able to pass. I have been working on the floor now, and it's very stressful. I'm not used to working so much, and was very surprised at how hard it was on me, physically. (as well as emotionally) I'm grateful for my coworkers, who are so wonderful and supportive of each other. We are a united front, against the hostility of the long term employees.

I wish my weight loss was further along too. Everyone says "Slow and steady is the way to go for weight loss." We need to stay strong & just do the very best we can, each day. We will get there!

So proud of how great you did at the buffet on Thanksgiving. What a great accomplishment to confront that holiday crowd. Everyday you get stronger. So keep your head up, because you are doing amazing!

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Katd, that is wonderful how well your doing with your job. I hope that you know that I am thinking of you during this very busy time in your life. I think that you are doing an awesome job.


I am making it. I havent stuck myself away like most holidays and this is a big one, I have continued to move forward although I wish my weight loss would have been further along but as we say one day at a time.

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11/20/12 11:23 P

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11/19/12 9:43 P

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Last week was rough! No exercise & poor eating. Lots of stress and not enough sleep.

The good news is I passed my 2nd assessment test at work, last Friday. Still have at least 2 days of class work left to complete.
Feel like this week has gotten off on the right foot. Got my bimonthly packet finished & sent to my boss, got all my errands done, got to the gym, then went to the grocery store and then came home & made dinner. It is amazing what you can get done, when you have a day off.
Haven't tracked my calories yet, but I am hoping my calories are in range.

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11/13/12 7:53 A

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Tuesday Check in, didnt do much yesterday after my full day on Sunday. My back is still bothering me quite a bit and I think that today I am going to try the heating pads on it.

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Current Weight 220 (September 2, 2014)
Highest Weight 225(October 20, 2013)
Goal Weight 125
1st goal weight- 5% =11 lbs--212 lbs (13lbs lost) May 19th 2014
2nd goal weight -5%= 11lbs--
3rd goal weight-5%= 10 lbs--
4th goal weight- 5%=9 lbs--
5th goal weight5%=9 lbs=lbs
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11/13/12 12:39 A

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Monday Check-In:

Passed my 1st test for work, last Friday. The final will be this Thursday. Keeps getting harder & harder. Hope I can make it through.

Rough weekend with the calories, did not even bother tracking Fri., Sat., or Sunday.
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11/7/12 10:49 P

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Wed. Check In:

Feeling so nervous about the upcoming test on Friday, for my new job. I can't get the formats right. It's so crazy hard, one missed / or * and its wrong. Everything has to be typed out, in some ancient DOS code. I can not believe that this system is still being used, when there are perfectly good windows systems.
It's certainly faster to point & click, then to type G*1234-BRITE/20NOV/MCOPVR
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11/6/12 12:25 A

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Monday Check In:

It was a pretty good day today. First day of training went well, took one test & got 100% Like the instructor, so that's good. Hoping the next 8 days go as well as today.

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11/4/12 10:35 P

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Sunday Check In:

My first day off in a week. It went by too fast.

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It is important for everyone to VOTE because November 6, 2012 will be the most important date that will affect the rest of your life. The Choice is Yours...never in the history of our country have so many issues that strike at the very core of being an American and our freedoms of religion, free speech , protecting the family, etc been brought to the foreground as this year!

So many jobs being given to China coupled with our high unemployment rate, SEE ABC NEWS LINK BELOW, our national debt , our insurance and low interest rates on our savings...these are issues that effect every American...Medicare Insurance premiums will increase ...this is a provision incorporated in the Obamacare Legislation delayed until after election. Check this out with Blue Cross Blue Shield. Be informed and vote your conscious....Remember if you don't vote for something on the ballot it is counted as a No vote.

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My fbs was 122 this morning and has been down the last few days! PTL! and the bathroom remodel with ADA bars is almost complete and my vertigo is not as bad or constant as it has been.

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11/2/12 9:36 P

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Friday Check-In:

Kitten,
Sure hope you feel better soon. It always seems like every cold & flu bug is out & about, in the fall.

Today was a so-so day at work. Next week we start our 9 days of training. It's going to be hard, I sure hope I can pass.

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Another hot day is in store for us here. I am not feeling so hot today with a really bad sore throat. I hate when I get them because they seem to last forever on me. I has so planned on exercising today but I just dont see how I could do it feeling the way I do. Its from this weather going up and down. Katd, we lived for 4 years up in WI so I know the cold you are talking about and right now I would give anything for that cold weather... emoticon

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1st goal weight- 5% =11 lbs--212 lbs (13lbs lost) May 19th 2014
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11/1/12 11:40 P

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Oh how I would love it to be hot enough for A/C. It's way to chilly, here in Chicago, for my liking.
Super long day, at work. I left at 5AM and got home at 10PM. I'm trying to spend a few minutes on SP, before I go to bed. Tomorrow is an even earlier day, I'll be leaving at 3AM. At least I'll be home before 2PM.

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Good morning hope everyone is having a good start to today. Its sunny and hot still here in Amarillo. Yesterday my daughter was even able to go trick or treating without a jacket or even a long sleeve shirt under her costume. This is such a hard change for me and DH with us just moving from WI in June. And our apartment complex keeps turning off the AC even though it is still reaching 80 and above. They turn it on and off about three times this last month, its reaking havoc on me with my Fibro and DH because we are so used to it being around a high of 40 to 30 degrees by now.

Lisa(AKA...Kitten)
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Sensational Sisters August BSG
Current Weight 220 (September 2, 2014)
Highest Weight 225(October 20, 2013)
Goal Weight 125
1st goal weight- 5% =11 lbs--212 lbs (13lbs lost) May 19th 2014
2nd goal weight -5%= 11lbs--
3rd goal weight-5%= 10 lbs--
4th goal weight- 5%=9 lbs--
5th goal weight5%=9 lbs=lbs
6th goal weight 5%= 8lbs= lbs
7th goal weight 5%=8 lbs--
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10/31/12 11:00 P

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Hi All!

So happy to have you all posting here!
I feel so bad that I haven't been able to post too much. I've got a new job & am still working my old job. Still, no excuse for not being checking in.

Will try and do a better job this month.

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