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Hubby arrived in America in time to celebrate my parents 60th anniversary and Christmas :)

Where else could it be, Disney World!


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Life is busy, who's isn't?!?!
Well it has been over a year since I have even logged in and that time has gone by way too fast.
In that years time though I did lose about 36 pounds and gained just a few back so re-focusing. At my age I do find my weight can flucuate way too much so I tend not to weigh very often. I loved the trackers when I used them and even though I have a smart watch to help calculate burned calories no one has come up with a watch that helps calculate the intake!
Back into tracking to help my focus!

Member Since: 5/8/2006

Fitness Minutes: 51,018

My Goals:
To regain my running fitness and be a fit 53 year old come my birthday in June!
To gain muscle tone, definition and be an inspiration to my students.
To get the most out of my life with my hubby and my family.

My Program:
I teach 4 days a week and still do my own workouts on many of those days. I do fasted cardio 4 days a week and weight train 4 days a week.

Personal Information:
I am from NY originally, moved to SC when I was 11 and moved to Australia in 2012!

Other Information:
I love to read. (James Patterson is my favorite author)
I was addicted to running for a few years and want that addiction back.
.I love my dog Holly (who only has one eye), my sweetie is the love of my life, my split apart, and the best thing to ever happen to me!
I am a lacto-ovo vegetarian meaning I don't eat any meat products but I do eat dairy and eggs.
My Fave quote:
"Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming "Woo Hoo What a Ride!"

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    Happy new year my friend! emoticon emoticon
    1270 days ago

    You are the recipient of the Beautiful Woman Award!!

    Once you've been given this award, you have to paste it on the page of 8 women who deserve it. If you receive more than 3, you know you're really beautiful! If you break the chain, nothing will happen, but it's always good to know someone thinks you're beautiful inside and out!

    Again, Congratulations Beautiful!


    1497 days ago
    emoticon let's RAWK May
    1512 days ago
    About the P90, I kind of just started over. I've been sticking to the plan really well for the past couple of weeks though so hopefully, I'll get through it this time without any breaks. I can already see a difference in my body by just sticking to it. I'll probably order P90X 3 after this or do the New Rules for Lifting for Women since I already have that book.
    1524 days ago
    "My doctor told me to stop having intimate dinners for four. Unless there are three other people."

    — Orson Welles

    Keep your sense of humor - at the end of the day, sometimes that is all I still have to hold onto.

    1568 days ago
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