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The day of our marital covenant, March 21st, 2010


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My name is Buffy, and I joined spark to get assistance in developing healthy eating and living habits that will potentially lead to weight loss and a more healthier, confident me.
All my life I've struggled with obesity. Since I was a small child I've gone through ridicule from family and peers about my weight. This eventually led into poor self image, low confidence, and whatever else follows a young girl who doesn't know or love herself for who she is instead of what the world demands her to be. This I've sunk deep in for years occasionally reaching the surface for a breath of air before receding back to the depths. And don't get the idea I'm some "sad fat girl," this was more of an internal struggle.
Time to overcome...admit my flaws, accept the past and what I cannot change....everything said and done in response...grasp what I can change (through God's power and love), and not let the way I look determine my feelings and image of myself. No more excuses, moaning, groaning, blaming, or feeling sorry for myself....taking responsibilty, believing in myself that I CAN DO THIS.
Now, a college grad, newlywed, loving my job, and preparing for gradschool, I know God has a purpose for my life...and drives me even more to want to make wise choices about my health so I may please him and be there longer for my family.

I'm doing this for me, my God, my family, my friends, and for everyone who's ever said over and over..."i just can't do it."

So that's me in a longer than brief intro...feel free to add me as a friend...I'm looking give and receive encouragement, motivation, or just a bit o' love in a life today.

~Buffy


Member Since: 4/11/2010

Fitness Minutes: 3,837

My Goals:
~Lose 50lbs by July
~Gain more confidence and self-outlook


My Program:
~Evaluate before eating if I'm actually hungry or craving
~Not letting myself become too full or ravenously hungry
~Consider the after effects of the foods I choose leading me to make healthier choices
~Drink more water



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Loves- Jesus, my husband, my fam/friends, history, religion, theology, different cultures, missions, cooking, entertaining, purple, and just being me!




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