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My boyfriend Aaron, my dog Winston, and I at Gooseberry Falls (pre-flood), 164 lb





Me on the beach in Duluth 162 lb





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Hello everyone! Thank you so much for visiting my page!

I am a 25-year-old college grad in the Twin Cities, MN. I graduated in May 2012 with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish. I am now working at the University of Minnesota in the Medical School and plan to head to graduate school in a few years for my Masters in Higher Education and Student Affairs.

A little history about myself: I was a skinny ...
Hello everyone! Thank you so much for visiting my page!

I am a 25-year-old college grad in the Twin Cities, MN. I graduated in May 2012 with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish. I am now working at the University of Minnesota in the Medical School and plan to head to graduate school in a few years for my Masters in Higher Education and Student Affairs.

A little history about myself: I was a skinny kid. I never had to think about gaining weight because I had a crazy amazing metabolism. Those days flew out the window when I got to college. Over the college years I gained at least 30 pounds. I lost 20+ pounds in the past, but gained it ALL back and then some.

During the last few years of college, I got very busy. I usually worked at least 20-30 hours a week on top of my studies. In the last few months before getting my degrees, I started working full time at my current position in addition to finishing out my full time coursework.

Now I feel as though the world is at my fingertips and that my life is just beginning! A fresh start at life means a fresh start for a healthy lifestyle. Thanks for joining me on my journey!
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A_BRICK My wedding is in 17 days! I'm not where I wanted to be at with my weight, but I've been maintaining since bringing in my dress for alterations, so I'm feeling good!
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Member Since: 10/8/2010

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Exercise at least 30 minutes 3 days a week.

Limit eating out to twice per month.

Make a meal plan every Sunday before grocery shopping.

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I'm a 25 year old college graduate from the University of Minnesota Duluth. I work as an Event and Program Coordinator at the University of MN Medical School. I love to work with people of diverse backgrounds and find great enjoyment when I can help someone in some small way.

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I love to sew, knit, crochet, bake, play with my dog, Winston, and spend time with my fiance, Aaron.

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POXYFAIRYPLUME
6/10/2014 2:30:53 PM

Yikes, that is a lot of people! We are shooting for 100. We've invited about 120, so we'll see how many show up. We're going to have to end up having a party for the fiancée's dad's side of the family, it's humungous! Is yours this year or next?

Yep, desk job. It started when I worked at a warehouse and pulled the tugger's gas with my thumb every night.

The chicken sweaters.. it was like a bowtie shape with a hole in the center, and adjustable tabs on the ends to button them together. They were super cute!



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POXYFAIRYPLUME
6/10/2014 1:27:55 PM

How many people are you having at your wedding? Ours is pretty small, so I guess we're lucky in the address department. My mom is super organized, so she has everybody's still.

Yes, I knit and crochet as well. I tend to go in spurts where that's all I will do, then take a break for a while or move on to something else like cross stitching. I'm in a dry phase right now, mainly because I'm having carpal tunnel issues, boo! Baby blankets are fun! The last project I worked on was knitting little sweaters for my friend's chickens. It was a super fun project, but the chickens weren't able to handle them, so I was super bummed. I was hoping for some pictures. At least the chicken mama was super excited about them, so that made it worth it.



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POXYFAIRYPLUME
6/9/2014 5:37:28 PM

Hey, thanks for the comment on my blog and the advice on what to do about the dress. I should probably order the size that I am right now just to be safe. Decisions! I do like that idea of seeing how loose it is when it comes in :) We pretty much have our address gathering done too.. we are on the ball! lol Hope everything is going smoothly for you! I see you crochet and knit - you are extra cool in my book!



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MAXFOCUS
3/5/2013 1:03:07 PM

Too bad the snow missed Duluth during this storm. I'm still in my PJ's and it is almost noon. I like when mother nature makes us take a break and it isn't from anything devastating.
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TWEETYKC00
10/25/2012 5:26:13 PM

Enjoy the spotlight baby!



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