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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 170. 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 ...
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 170. 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 & 15.

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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CAREN_BLUEJEANS Strong out of the gate! I did my 30 min cardio intervals at 7:30am.
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Member Since: 8/20/2008

SparkPoints: 64,122

Fitness Minutes: 64,930

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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SUNNY143
9/1/2014 1:21:41 PM

I liked your blog, thought maybe we can friends if okay with you. Just the same I'd like to say you look great! Keep up the great work it's inspiring.
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JOJOBURG
9/1/2014 12:16:00 PM

Thanks for the friend add! emoticon emoticon



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NEPTUNE1939
8/30/2014 10:17:00 PM

Hi Karen, TY for your friendship emoticon emoticon



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PATRICIAANN46
8/30/2014 5:46:38 PM

Hi Caren.........
Just a note to Thank You for adding me to your Friend's List. I appreciate it and have also added you to mine. I look forward to getting to know you.
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Patti



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CRABADA
8/24/2014 1:09:57 AM

I'm just stopping by to say hi and reconnect now that I have my act together and am doing what I need to do to succeed.
Hope you're well.

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:) Courtney



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