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I did it! I finished the Tinker Bell Half Marathon in 3hrs44min!!!




Almost at the starting line of the Tinker Bell Half Marathon! So exciting!




(Psalms 46:5) I will carry God with me through the rest of my journey!


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Hi, my name is Bonnie. This is my third time to join Spark People and I have been on here this time since May of 2014. This is definitely a lifestyle change, I truly can't even imagine going back to the way it was for me before.

If you would like to read my Wordpress blog, on which I have tips and information about losing weight and how I've done it, please copy and paste this link:
www.inspirethebestyou.wordpress.com


A little about me: I am (soon-to-be) 28 years old and just moved from Indiana back to my homestate of California in September 2016. I was babysitting my two young nephews full-time for a few years before the move and now it is time for me to build a life for myself. I am dealing with a bit of regain due to all the moving and craziness that occurred in the past five months, I gained 50 pounds back and my weigh-in on 9/26 was 233.4. So I am working on getting the weight back off and taking it one day at a time.

My exercise plan: I do Leslie Sansone's Walk Away the Pounds DVDs, walking videos from on demand, and either Biggest Loser Cardio Max DVD or kickboxing workouts. In addition to walking outside, I also do my best training for races. In May 2016 I did the Tinker Bell Half Marathon at Disneyland and it was so exhilarating to finish! I will be doing it again this next year so I am preparing for that but hoping to be doing some 5K and 10K's in the meantime.
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MY 2016-2017 RACES:

Tinker Bell Half Marathon on May 8, 2016! DONE! Finishing time: 3:43:20.

Next up:
Inspire the Best You Virtual 5K Run/Walk on January 28, 2017
Completely free, come join us!
Info: www.facebook.com/events/337207146656949/

Tinker Bell Half Marathon in May 2017


Member Since: 5/28/2014

Fitness Minutes: 44,780

My Goals:
WEIGHT TRACKING:
Starting on 5/28/14: 309.4
1st goal- 10.4 pounds, 299 by 7/2/14 (reached June 25)
2nd goal- 30 pounds: 10% of remaining weight, 269 by 10/15/14 (reached September 24)
3rd goal- 27 pounds: 10% of remaining weight, 242 by 1/7/15 (reached January 28)
4th goal- 24 pounds: 10% of remaining weight, 218 by 4/29/15 (reached May 6)
5th goal- 22 pounds: 10% of remaining weight, 196 by 8/19/15
UNDER 200 for the first time as an adult! (reached September 9)
***HIATUS, goals going forward severely adjusted but optimistically so!

Adjusting my next goals even more so, due to gaining some weight back:
SW: 233.4 (9/26/16)
GW: 180


My Program:
*Stay in my calorie range a bare minimum of 5 days a week, but as often as possible.
*at least 45-60 minutes exercise each day, 5/6 days per week
*at least 12-14 cups of water a day
*eat at least 3 fruits and vegetables a day
*try to make smart choices for each meal, smaller portions as well as healthier foods.



Personal Information:
Just moved back to California this summer, after living in Indiana for six years.


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My mottos/mantras:

JUST DO YOUR BEST!

Keep moving forward!

I am strong and capable!

I CAN AND I WILL!


My Community Journal:
Blasting Out of My Rut



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