CHANTENAY   13,133
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Eastern gray tree frog on my hostas one morning.





Bee on zinnia





Rose "Hansa" (rugosa variety introduced in 1905)



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I am a busy wife and mother of three, two of them grown, one almost grown. I am also a caregiver to my parents.

One of the greatest things in life is being functional and healthy in old age. That is my ultimate goal in joining Spark People. I have really appreciated all the support from everyone. If you need support, you can count on me.

A big surprise is finding that I don't know myself as well as I thought. This is positive because what I have learned has gotten ...
I am a busy wife and mother of three, two of them grown, one almost grown. I am also a caregiver to my parents.

One of the greatest things in life is being functional and healthy in old age. That is my ultimate goal in joining Spark People. I have really appreciated all the support from everyone. If you need support, you can count on me.

A big surprise is finding that I don't know myself as well as I thought. This is positive because what I have learned has gotten me farther down the road to health and fitness.
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Member Since: 12/24/2012

SparkPoints: 13,133

Fitness Minutes: 6,992

My Goals:
Lose at least 30 pounds.

Lower blood pressure.

More energy.

Never have diabetes.

My Program:
Get 8 hours of sleep a night.

Drink 8 glasses of water a day.

Eat in calorie range. Lots of fruits and vegetables. Some carb cutback.

Walking every day. Biking during summer. Gardening. Treadmill.

Carrying on after slip-ups, which Spark People taught me so well.


Personal Information:
I live in snow country. It also gets hot in the summer. The seasons are a big factor in my life. This is also farm country.

I like organic gardening and using heirloom seeds.

I like nature photography.

I am a lifelong learner.

My husband and I have been married 35 years.


Other Information:
I have been called Pollyanna at times. :)

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HICKOK-HALEY
3/20/2014 11:16:30 PM

I hope your fruit trees do make it. It was such a bad winter for a lot of people. I have a decent zoom lens on my camera, but I also crop a lot of my pictures because Spark's re-sizes the pics, and that leaves the pictures so small. Hope your day went well!!
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MICKEYH
3/19/2014 10:49:01 PM

Just stopping by.

Words of wisdom: The great thing in this world is not so much where we are, but in what direction we are moving. ľOliver Wendell Holmes
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MARTHA-ANN
3/19/2014 11:05:30 AM

Thanks for the lovely blog comments, I really enjoy writing them and it makes it worthwhile when someone enjoys reading them. emoticon
I also like photography, take my camera everywhere with me and sometimes photograph ridiculous things just to get my fix in...lol... emoticon

How did your walk in the snow go, did you use your snowshoes? emoticon



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HICKOK-HALEY
3/18/2014 11:25:20 PM

How did your walk go? emoticon



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HICKOK-HALEY
3/14/2014 12:32:43 AM

Nothing like up and down weather!



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