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Get that fat lady off the stage, 'cos I ain't finished yet

How come I'm drawing my pension when I'm sure I'm only 19?

I've always had a weight problem from childhood - brought up by grandparents who had been through 2 wars and a depression, and happily cleared my plate every meal. Reached my goal with Weight Watchers 20 years ago, but couldn't keep to it, and have been gradually creeping upwards ever since. Finally found SparkPeople last year, and all went well until ...

But now I'm starting out again, back with all my ...
How come I'm drawing my pension when I'm sure I'm only 19?

I've always had a weight problem from childhood - brought up by grandparents who had been through 2 wars and a depression, and happily cleared my plate every meal. Reached my goal with Weight Watchers 20 years ago, but couldn't keep to it, and have been gradually creeping upwards ever since. Finally found SparkPeople last year, and all went well until ...

But now I'm starting out again, back with all my friends, and see - I'm starting from a better position than I was in last year.




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Member Since: 1/29/2009

SparkPoints: 120,975

Fitness Minutes: 28,765

My Goals:
Short term: to be able to wear all those clothes I bought on the way up, I can't bear to throw them out.
To crack the 15 stone barrier again by my birthday in July.

Long-term: for my doctor no longer to tell me to lose weight to cure my (insert current malady here)
And I would one day love to get my wedding ring back on the right finger.

My Program:
Keeping to an average of 1300 calories a day.
Keeping track of what I eat.
Taking more exercise.

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RUTHIEBEAR
2/7/2016 9:26:17 AM

No goal was ever met without a little (or a LOT) of sweat! emoticon emoticon
I congratulate you for sweating your way to your goals this week by being in the top five for team fitness minutes!!!! emoticon
I believe in YOU - now believe in YOURSELF!!!!
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1/31/2016 8:58:43 AM

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COngratulations on being in the top five for team fitness minutes this week! emoticon
I know it takes determination and hard work - but you are doing it! Here is a little something that will hopefully make you smile :
I really don’t think I need buns of steel. I’d be happier with buns of cinnamon.
- Ellen DeGeneres

Have a great week!
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RUTHIEBEAR
1/24/2016 2:33:42 PM

As I look out my window I am seeing over 2 feet of snow. It is a bit overwhelming.
I see you were not overwhelmed this week because you are in the top five for team fitness minutes.
Keep up the strong start to 2016!!!!!

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RUTHIEBEAR
1/17/2016 9:26:30 AM

WOOHOO!!! You are in the top five for team fitness minutes this week! You continue to rock it!!!! You are an inspiration!
SOme advise I saw this week

Don't compare yourself with someone else's version of happy or thin. Accepting yourself burns the most calories.
Caroline Rhea

This really rang true for me . WHen I am not happy with myself, I do not burn enough calories and I take in too many. So learn to love yourself more.

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RUTHIEBEAR
1/10/2016 9:29:59 AM

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It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.
Mahatma Gandhi

You are not only getting healthy but also wealthy!!! emoticon
You are in the top five for team fitness minutes which means you are raking in the wealth as you are committed to your health!!! emoticon
Stay strong on the road to success!!! I am rooting for you!

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