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For My Kids, For ME!

For my kids: I want to be a role model to my children. I want them to be proud of me (or at least not embarrassed by my appearance). I want to live long enough to see them grow up and have families, careers, and satisfying lives of their own. For me: I want to look better and feel better! I want to swim more, walk more, run some, kayak, dance, live, love. I used to just want to climb 2 flights of stairs without hyperventilating; now I want to advance from running five flights 3X/wk to ...
For my kids: I want to be a role model to my children. I want them to be proud of me (or at least not embarrassed by my appearance). I want to live long enough to see them grow up and have families, careers, and satisfying lives of their own. For me: I want to look better and feel better! I want to swim more, walk more, run some, kayak, dance, live, love. I used to just want to climb 2 flights of stairs without hyperventilating; now I want to advance from running five flights 3X/wk to running 20 flights 7X/wk. And for me, I want all of the things I want for myself for my kids!
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Member Since: 1/2/2007

SparkPoints: 12,456

Fitness Minutes: 8,082

My Goals:
Lose over 80 pounds!

Get out of those "Big Girl Clothes"!

Have more energy to play with my boys!

Be a good example for my sons so that they do not fall into the same trap I did!

My Program:
Taking it one day at a time while planning ahead for tomorrow.

Staying within my calorie range, exercising 3 days per week, drinking 8 glasses of water a day, limiting myself to 16 oz. of diet coke per month, keeping a journal, and using all the fabulous & FREE (can you believe it???) resources SparkPeople offers!

Personal Information:
Recently single mom with 2 young boys, a bigger house and yard than I can take care of, & a full-time job

West Lafayette, IN

Other Information:
too little time, too much weight to lose, too many lost years not even really trying to lose the weight

"Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson


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MAGI_5
1/22/2016 11:53:15 AM

Thank you for being a friend. Ditto for me of all you said as to why you want to be healthy. It is easy to say we want it. It's the doing that is a challenge but doing it with others who understand makes it easier to reach our goals. Thank you for your inspiration. -Ma



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8/19/2014 12:03:32 PM

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BLUEBIRD_74
8/10/2014 12:48:32 PM

Thank you so much for the flowers!! I haven't logged in for a while, so just saw them now :) Hope you're doing FANTASTIC!!!! Keep Sparking!
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FORZACHANDMATT
8/5/2014 5:04:55 AM

Thanks so much for the coffee spark goodie yesterday - it really helped! Have a good day:)



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BLUEBIRD_74
7/26/2014 9:44:53 PM

THANKS for your support on my 1/2 marathon registration blog!! I'm pretty excited!!!!



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