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*Hubs and I *(summer) Right before I started sparks!

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I am the one in blue, tennis is my passion! 2010 when I lost the wt!

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Our beachhome in Oceanside!

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Hi! I'm a young at heart tennis playing grandma of 7. I have a dream of being the best i can be for me, my hubs, kids and gkids . Let's help each other make our dreams come true! ~Maci~

"I can do this, I am worth it, I can,I can, I can!"

History: July 25th-Early Dec. 2010. I found sparks and lost 28pds. 2011- I quit sparkin and gained every bit back. Today I am back sparkin and plan to stay! That 28pds sounds like a dream come true, I'm ready again!

Member Since: 8/22/2010

Fitness Minutes: 37,520

My Goals:
To be at a healthy happy weight, and to be able to run around the courts with grace and speed!

My Program:
1. healthy bkfst
2. vitamins
3. Sparks (nut & fitness + team posts)
4. exercise 30+ min
5. Only F&V's after 8

Cal limit 1000-2000 (avg under 1500 a day)

Exercise plan:
To play tennis M,W,F 2+ hrs and to walk the other days. and my 50 crunches a day!

Personal Information:
I'm from Sunny Oceanside, So.California. I am the mom of 3 wonderful grown daughters and the grandma of 7 gkids. My whole family lives in Oceanside. I am one lucky mom/gma. I am a young active 53 yr old who plays league tennis for the city team.

Other Information:
I love to camp, hang with friends and family, travel (road trips to cruises) play tennis, watch TV, play card and fun games. I play tennis almost everyday.
My fav shows are Modern Family, Dexter, The Amazing race, Dr Phil, Oprah, and Survivor!
I am a classic junk food junkie and really have to work hard to fit in a vegi & fruit everyday, Eating healthy is a huge challenge for me. We can do it!

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  • v LARRYO4
    Welcome to the DO IT FOR LOVE,Team. So glad you have chosen to join us. We are here to help you and lend a hand of support, whenever you need it. Any time you need help, please, don't be afraid to ask.
    We have a wonderful group of people,so, make new friends and enjoy.


    Leader-One Step At A Time
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    3991 days ago

    Welcome to SparkPeople!



    1. Start small
    2. Get it on paper
    3. Focus on everyday habits
    4. Always see your goal
    5. Be consistent
    6. Never stop learning
    7. Come out of seclusion
    8. Allow for setbacks
    9. Trust your plan
    10. Have fun!!!


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    3992 days ago
    Maci..thank you for adding me as a friend...the more the merrier...wishing you a happy healthy day...

    Hugs for you...
    3992 days ago
  • v DEE107
    Hello and welcome to Grandpas and Grandma's are special too wishing you a great journey

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    3993 days ago
  • v DEE107
    Just to let you know I have a room and a christmas tree full of snoopys and bathroom also decorated in snoopy.. my hubby when we got marry got a company to carve out of wood a 3 ft snoopy.. thanks for stopping by my page Hugs Dee
    3993 days ago
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