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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
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

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

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    I agree.
    1300 days ago
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    (. ;.•.♥ Stopping by to sprinkle your page ♥.•*¨)
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    ♥ .•*´¨ ) . with a little motivation.•*¨) -:¦:-
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    ´¨¨)) -:¦:- You can do this. Dig deep. I believe in you!
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    1665 days ago
    Thanks so much for your message. I believe I will give this a try again too (?)
    I'm happy to hear from you, and wish you the best success in your renewed efforts.
    I look forward to keeping in touch again.
    I've got the desire..... but haven't really put it into action yet.
    I bought a swimsuit, and have the plan of starting with that.
    1678 days ago
    emoticon to SP. There are so many of us that are rededicating ourselves to the SP program. Just simply tracking our nutrition and exercise is proven to be the reliable way to reach our goals. Let's not only reach our goals this year but NEVER regain and have to go through the work again!
    1679 days ago
  • v BUGGYS
    Hi, Judy...noticed you received some fitness minutes...glad to see you haven't given up!!! Much success to you!!! emoticon
    2078 days ago
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