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I have been gaining and losing all my life. I was a chubby kid, but I lost some weight in high school and even more later on in my early 20's. Then I gained it all back and plus. Later on, when I got married, both my husband and I joined Weight Watchers and lost a significant amount of weight (about 50 lbs. each). Unfortunately, my husband died in April 2002 and I became a single parent over night. To complicate things even more, my child has special needs, so I am often stressed and "treat" myself to so some not so healthy snacks. I am very much an emotional eater. If I have a bad or stressful day, I just reach for the cookie or two or .....

Anyway, I would like to lose weight in order to feel healthier and more energetic. I have found out that I don't sleep so well and get tired much easier. I love walking, but living in the New England region does not make it easy to walk all year round. Actually, I am seriously thinking about moving down South just to get the benefit of milder winters. I walk sometimes at the mall, but I am somewhat sensitive to all the scents and perfumes that some stores use.

I know how important it is to have a buddy (-ies) when trying to lose weight. When my husband was alive we supported each other. Now, I am doing it alone and it is not working.


Member Since: 1/3/2011

Fitness Minutes: 37,750

My Goals:
My goals are simple:
1. get healthy
2. improve my self-esteem
3. be happy
4. fit into my skinny jeans:-)


My Program:
I am watching my snack habits. I am buying more fresh produce and replacing sweets with delicious fruit (mango is my favorite). The nice thing is that when I eat good so does my DD. Kids are really watching us....



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I am so ready for spring. I love walking but it is not possible with the winter we are having.


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"All things are possible with God."




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  • v JUSTMINE
    Hi there,
    just wanted to stop in and welcome you to gifts from the heart.
    we are a small group, and your welcome to jump into any conversation.
    we are all here to support each other.
    big hugs, and great to see you
    ~sheri
    3761 days ago
  • v BONNIE627
    emoticon to the Gifts From the Heart team.. we are small but we do support one another..jump in and post so we can get to know you better.. again welcome.
    3761 days ago
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