GOOFYGIRL48
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October 2010 @ 163 pounds


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I am a 58 year old who has had weight issues for most of my life (actually Mom used to say I was the cutest little butterball - so I would say all my life) I have had some successes, but they were temporary.
This time I hope to make it a lifestyle, to overcome the momentary failures, and keep moving forward - as I read here two steps forward and one step back is still forward motion, as long as you don't give up!
UPDATE! Guess who gave up!%^&%$%^ -
So now I am a 67 year old -who had enormous success with Sparkpeople in 2010, losing 70 pounds - and then I got cocky/lazy (gads- I don't know what it was!!!) and quit trying, quit caring (quit caring enough) but I am back! I was watching a you tube video last night about an 80+ year old who started working out late in life, and now she lifts weights - her body looks no older than 45, and she is strong!!!! Her message is that anyone can do it and it is NEVER too late
So- I AM BACK!
Please pray for me - send good thoughts my way - I will do the same for all of you!


Member Since: 12/10/2009

Fitness Minutes: 81,834

My Goals:
I want to become a strong, healthy old lady, who still acts like she's 30!
- I want to be small enough to think about wearing a bikini (but smart enough to resist!)
- I want my favorite 'skinny' jeans to fall off!
- I want to inspire those folks who think it's too late to try!
- I want to have the confidence to believe that those people staring at me are jealous, not disgusted
- I want to be one 'HOT' 50-something, and make em all drool!
-I want to feel strong and enjoy being active
-I want my joints to exclaim loudly 'Wow, carrying this broad is EASY!"
-I want to be able to twirl my grandchildren
hook up the camper
carry campfire wood
hike the hills of our beautiful country


My Program:
Using the Nutrition and Fitness trackers.
Relying on friends (Spark and others) to keep me motivated.



Personal Information:
Name: Judy
Favorite places to go:
Walt Disney World
Disney Cruises!


Other Information:
Favorite Movies:
-Cutting Edge
-Lion King

Books:
-Anything by Janet Evanovich
-The Power of the Subconscious Mind
-The Spark :-)




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  • v SHARONSPARKLE
    Thanks for adding me as a Spark Friend. It's a great way to keep in touch and follow you on the Spark Friend Feed. How's it going with you? I see your weight ticker is moving down! Great job!
    3524 days ago
  • v LOVE_2_LAUGH
    I love your upbeat "take" on snow shoveling! Living in Wisconsin, we get our share, but I dislike the cold and prefer to watch as hubby shovels or (when we're really lucky) the neighbor help with his snowblower!

    Here's to a good week!

    PS: I added you as a SparkleFriend -- hope you don't mind.

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    3529 days ago
  • v SHARONSPARKLE
    Hello and emoticon to Spark People. I have also had weight problems all my life and I am tired of losing weight only to gain it back again. This time I am using SP to reach my goal and live the rest of my life without gaining the weight back. If you're looking for a Buddy, feel free to contact me!
    3530 days ago
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