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I'm changing my background just for my birthday. I'm 54 years old today. I feel the healthiest I ever have in my life!

I'm living the lifestyle, eating & exercising like the slim, fit & healthy person I want to be; by body can't help but catch up, because I'm worth it, and I deserve it.

I've been painfully aware that I've lost large amounts of weight before, and gained it all back and more! I'm embarrassed I was 202 in 2007, 168 in 2008, 209 in 2010, and now I'm at ...
I'm changing my background just for my birthday. I'm 54 years old today. I feel the healthiest I ever have in my life!

I'm living the lifestyle, eating & exercising like the slim, fit & healthy person I want to be; by body can't help but catch up, because I'm worth it, and I deserve it.

I've been painfully aware that I've lost large amounts of weight before, and gained it all back and more! I'm embarrassed I was 202 in 2007, 168 in 2008, 209 in 2010, and now I'm at 174. I want people to know that I gained 40 pounds, even though I was on SparkPeople. I know I'm not alone. Regain happens to other people, too. I feel for them, and want them to know that with the right kind of tools (mostly mental) you can lose the weight for the last time.

I'm 53, divorced and have 3 boys: 27, 22 & 16.

If you just can't get enough Caren, you can subscribe to my YouTube vlog at https://www.youtube.com/user/carenblue

Listen to me on Fat 2 Fit Radio!
www.fat2fitradio.com/2013/02/fat-2-fit-e
pisode-143-metabolic-adaptation/
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Member Since: 8/20/2008

SparkPoints: 69,172

Fitness Minutes: 71,555

My Goals:
My Goals:
-200 - Done 8/15/10
-195 - Done 10/2/10
-190 - Done 11/22/10
-185 - Done 7/9/11
-180 - Done 8/15/11
-175 - Done 12/20/12
Done again 8/8/13
-170 - Done 6/9/14
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My Program:
I follow Fat 2 Fit Radio. A blog & podcast for diet & exercise motivation.

I go to the rec center for group fitness classes.

And I listen to Inside Out Weight Loss for inner peace.

Other Information:
- Do not eat below 1610
- Lightly Active 1788

This is my basal metabolic rate (BMR). Do not go into starvation mode!

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MOMTO6CUTIES
11/21/2014 5:09:19 PM

Thank you so much for stopping by my blog. I really appreciate each and every comment that I get. Have a great weekend.

I love your before and after picture! That's awesome.



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MADMANSMAMA87
11/13/2014 1:57:29 PM

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Here's To Another Thirsty Thursday, Beautiful!!!
Keep Pushing, Keep Positive & Stay Focused On Your Goals!!!
ANYTHING is Possible If YOU Believe It Is - - Believe in YOU, Always!!!
When You Find Yourself Doubting How Much Further YOU Can Go,
Remember How Far YOU Have COME!!!
Remember That Person You USE To Be
& ACKNOWLEDGE the GROWTH you've made,
Remember EVERYTHING That YOU Have FACED & CONQUERED,
The BATTLES You've Won & The FEARS You've OVERCOME!!!
YOU are STRONG - - YOU are POWERFUL - - & YOU are Doing THIS!!!
Dare To See The GREATNESS That I See In YOU!!!! :) :) :) :)
YOU are FABULOUS, Darling!!!!
Hugs,

Jes

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MADMANSMAMA87
11/12/2014 1:59:19 PM

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Caren,

I hope you see the BEAUTY that I see in YOU!
I hope you see the GREATNESS that I see in YOU!
I hope you see the STRENGTH that I see in YOU!
I hope you see the POSSIBILITY that I see in YOU!
YOU are someone SPECIAL!
YOU are someone WORTH celebrating!
YOU are someone who is completely IRREPLACABLE!
Thanks for being SUCH an AMAZING friend to me:)
Stay Fabulous, Darling!

Jes

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MADMANSMAMA87
11/11/2014 4:52:49 PM

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"For those who have GIVEN
& for those who continue to GIVE,
We salute YOU & are eternally indebted to YOU
Today, Tomorrow & ALWAYS."

- - - UNKNOWN - - -


Please remember to be THANKFUL for those who have GIVEN, those who GAVE all & for those who CONTINUE to GIVE in order to keep our country safe, sound & free!!! Your FREEDOM is the MOST expensive gift you've ever been given & those who have given it to you have done so without expecting anything in return!!! Be Thankful for the SOLDIER & for the sacrifices they choose to so selflessly make for the love of our country & for the love of being an AMERICAN!!! They are true heroes & deserve the upmost of respect, today, tomorrow & everyday!!! For the soldier, I am eternally grateful!!!

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Jes

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11/11/2014 10:46:19 AM

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WELCOME to the.......TEMPTATION BUSTERS.....Breaking Free TEAM.



You will LOVE THIS TEAM! It's amazingly positive and supportive. The members here are always willing to lend a hand, an ear, or a shoulder. They have done it for me and they will do the same for you!! We are here to support and encourage you on your journey to success. All the best to you on reaching your goals.

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