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I hope to use this page to track my progress, posts some pictures, and hopefully see some results as I try to lose a little bit of weight.

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Member Since: 6/29/2006

Fitness Minutes: 36,742

My Goals:
I am working to lose some extra pounds I gained and exercise more. I had discovered a love for yoga. In the past, I trained to do some Olympic weightlifting, but had to quit for personal reasons. I still love strength training, only now I use the machines.

My Program:
I am a former Weight Watchers member, but due to some changes with my personal health, I am giving 100% to SparkPeople to help me reach my health and wellness goals.

Personal Information:
In 2009, after my divorce, I reached my goal weight though Weight Watchers. I was unemployed at the time, and once I started working again, I found a few of the pounds I lost. I try to be very active, and for a while, I was training in Olympic Weightlifting. I was diagnosed with ankylosing spondylitis in 2012, and at the doctor's recommendation, I no longer train in weight lifting. I try to find my activity in new ways, such as yoga, hiking, walking my dogs, and using the assisted weight machines at the gym.

Other Information:
In October 2005, my 25 year old sister died of non-smoking related lung cancer. She has a son who was only 4 1/2 month old at the time. I have a website in memory of my sister at:

Nothing new has been posted for a while, but the information is still there.

Please visit for more information about Laurianne or this disease.

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    Welcome to the weightwatchers team!
    1930 days ago
  • v JANE1216
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    Welcome to the Weight Watcher Team! So glad you have joined us and we look forward to enjoying our weight loss journey together!

    WW Team Leader
    1932 days ago
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    and to wish you a Happy New Year!!!
    1989 days ago
    Thaks for the friend add. I have not been active the past couple months - been six for the last 7 weeks and sprained my ankle pretty bad so I stopped all exercise but I am seeing the scale go up so I need to get back to it soon.
    2050 days ago
  • v BOOTS
    Thanks for the comment on my blog. I did decide to keep the spark tracker after all. I just got back from vacation and I was pleased to see it upload 10 days of data that it tracked while I was away from my computer. It feels good to get credit for all the walking I did and not have to enter it manually.
    2052 days ago
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