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It's me Spookiedo. I'm back and ready to start anew.

Original starting weight on September 4, 2008 - 221
Starting weight 205 on October 1, 2011

Weight on November 21,1 2013 - 193.8
Weight on November 23, 2013 - 192.4
Currently working on :

Making exercise a routine event and eating better.

April 2012
Working on 5 days of strength training a week and 7 days of cardio. 120 fitness minutes a day total.


To start and finish the 10 minute a day challenge and the 28 day bootcamp challenge. To do 60 minutes of cardio a day.
Inches lost: 13.75
Weight gain or lose- 9 lbs weight lose
28 day bootcamp- Done
10 minute a day challenge- Done

*Half way through challenges I have lost 7.25 inches and 5 pounds.*
* Finished with challenges I've lost 9 pounds
As Spookiedo
09/04/08 - 221 (starting weight)
10/10/08 - 203
11/13/08 - 202
12/01/08 - 200
12/12/08 198.8 (I'm in ONEderland)
01/9/09-197.8 pounds and I'm still here.
Gained a couple pounds between these two dates, so I had to lose it again.
03/13/2011-starting over weight 213.4
03/12/2012-weight 201.2
11/05/13-weight 194.8
My Short term goals

Short term goal :
Had surgery in February. My short time goal is to get back to doing 30 minutes of cardio a day and 5 days of strength training per week this month.
2/08/2010 Mini goal set today 184 by March 13, 2010 = My 25th wedding anniversary
1/08/09- Mini goal set today 195 by February 10, 2009-GOAL MET-2/06/09

January 8, 2010- Weigh in and measurements today. Weight 198.4.

January 4,2009 - Day one of Boot Camp-weigh in and measurement today. Starting weight 199.6 (went up just a bit)

Febuary 2, 2009 Weigh in after boot camp- 196.2

Bootcamp results: 2009
I lost .75 of an inch in my thighs
1.25 inches around my waist
1.25 inches on my hips
0 inches on my bust
Weight lost 3.4 pounds
Calculated weight percentage lost


** Take your CW (current weight) and divide by your SW (start weight), then subtract 1 and multiply by 100.

** Simply add a % after this number for your overall % lost from the start of the challenge.

** In other words, 232.2/244 - 1 x 100 = -4.836% (round up to -4.84%)


191/ 221 - 1 x 100=13.57 % percentage lost since starting at SP!

Member Since: 10/1/2011

Fitness Minutes: 18,529

My Goals:
To drink 8 glasses of water a day.
To do cardio at least 5 days a week.
To eat more fresh vegetables and fruits.
To think about what I'm doing before eating something.
To enjoy exercising again.

My Program:
Scheduling my workouts so that they become routine to me.
Switching up workouts so I won't get burned out to quickly.
Reminding myself this is my life and I have to do this for myself.

Personal Information:
I'm from Missouri. I have three children and a terrific husband that I've been married to for 29 years.

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    Hey there...I'm back. Thanks for not giving up on me!
    724 days ago
  • v VIOLET_2015
    Hey Spookiedo! Yes it is me, Violet. It's my new SP page. I figured having an SP page used to work, so maybe it'll work again. Unfortunately, I have not been doing a good job of keeping it updated. BUT, I am back and I do check my page from time to time. :)

    How are you? How is everything going???
    775 days ago
    Hi, I got a comment from you on my spark page about establishing an exercise log. The log on this site is really good and if I post on it every day... It makes graphs of my progress.
    By the way I am 160 today!!!
    Was at the mall and instead of getting presets for others, I was trying on clothes.
    So I am now in a size 8 modern at Christopher & Banks. A lady was complaining that they were stocking less of the petite and smaller sizes because so many ladies are Bigger now. But I did not mind I have not fit in a size 8 since before I was married at 19. Remember it is reaching my goal for today. And if today is well lived, my goal will be achieved. Keep in touch. emoticon
    809 days ago
    Love to hear from you but found I could not sift through all the activity feed stuff... just want to contact people who are in similar situations.
    So contact me and tell me how you are by the spark page comments please.
    I am doing great .... down to 173 but cannot hold it and keep going up to 175 and will not be happy until I get to 170. Hubby said he would pay for a pedicure when I reach that goal. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
    931 days ago
    Thanks Trac! I definitely want to come over and see you at work with this canning stuff. Gimme a yell and maybe sometime this week if you're canning something I can come help and learn! After the trip to the city market yesterday I really wish I had put in a garden this year! Stuff was SO expensive!
    945 days ago
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