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I'm a Sparkler through and through!

I have been sparking for 2 years now. I'm a single mom with 3 grown children and 1 1/2 grandsons. I am constantly evolving and growing (mentally and emotionally) BUT I am also shrinking--physically.

I lived most of my life as a size 7 or 9. I was that woman others hated because I was thin and they weren't. Then about 12 years ago, I began emotional eating and gained---drum roll----60-70 pounds. I hated it! I spent the first year on SP losing 40 pounds. I spent the past ...
I have been sparking for 2 years now. I'm a single mom with 3 grown children and 1 1/2 grandsons. I am constantly evolving and growing (mentally and emotionally) BUT I am also shrinking--physically.

I lived most of my life as a size 7 or 9. I was that woman others hated because I was thin and they weren't. Then about 12 years ago, I began emotional eating and gained---drum roll----60-70 pounds. I hated it! I spent the first year on SP losing 40 pounds. I spent the past year gaining and losing 15 pounds. I could kick myself in the rear. I now weigh what I did a year ago (which happens to be what I weighed when I delivered my last child) Now it's time to really move forward. I have re-committed myself to this program whole-heartedly.

One of my life changing sayings---I can't remember where I found this, but I didn't create it:

Life is too short to wake up with regrets.
Love the people who treat you right.
Forget about the ones who don't.
Believe everything happens for a reason.
If you get a second chance, grab it with both hands.
If it changes your life, let it.
Nobody said life would be easy.
They just promised it would be worth it.
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Member Since: 6/21/2011

SparkPoints: 46,127

Fitness Minutes: 20,411

My Goals:
right now, I just want to get back to doing all of the healthy things I was doing 2 months ago!


My Program:
I will achieve my goals by continuing to trust God, eating a healthy diet, exercising regularly, and never stop learning new ways to improve.

Personal Information:
I live in a rural area a little north of Memphis, TN. I have become a healthy lifestyle advocate by teaching those close to me everything I learn about food production, whole foods, and healthy eating. I recycle, reunse, and try to make my carbon footprint as small as possible.

Other Information:
I love kitties!

I think I'm actually beginning to understand bacterial genetics. And that's a little scary!

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-BLESSINGS-
8/21/2014 3:25:12 PM

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~Hello my SPARKling Friend~
I hope all is well with you and yours & that you are enJOYing the Summer...

I thought I would share some words of encouragement

"I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination."
~Jimmy Dean

~Wishing you all the Best and much Success~ ~Keep SPARKling~
~BLESSings ALLways~ Deby

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THINFITFEMINIST
5/29/2014 6:57:37 AM

Are you still sparking? Haven't seen you around these parts in quite a while. Hope you are staying strong on your program and getting results.

Karen



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-BLESSINGS-
5/11/2014 12:17:12 PM

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~Hello My Friend~

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~LOVE & BLESSings ALLways ~ Deby

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IMLOCOLINDA
4/1/2014 3:14:24 AM

emoticon A = Always strive for a combined mind, body and soul balance!
emoticon P = Plan variety in nutrition, fitness and well-being goals!
emoticon R = Relax and have fun! Enjoy your journey to being a healthier you!
emoticon I = Inspire others by sharing your success!
emoticon L = Live a healthy lifestyle because no one can replace you!

The old adage "April Showers Bring May Flowers" makes me think we can train in the rain to bloom in May! Let's rain down our enthusiasm with "We CAN DO IT" commitment, dedication and perseverance toward our combined health, nutrition, fitness and inner well-being goals for the whole month!




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-BLESSINGS-
3/25/2014 6:44:37 PM

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~Hello my SPARKling Friend~
I hope all is well with you and yours....

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~May You Find this SPRING filled with an Abundance of LOVE~
~BLESSings ALLways~ Deby

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