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A setback is only a setup for a comeback.

I lost 112.50 lbs. to reach my goal about 6 years ago and have maintained ever since. Believe me, maintaining a weight loss is much tougher than losing it in the first place! I have lost & gained & lost and gained & lost over 100 lbs. several times.

This time is different. I am no longer going to give up even when I have a gain or two. I will stick to this journey for the rest of my life! There is just no other choice - giving up is just NOT AN OPTION!!!

I lost 112.50 lbs. to reach my goal about 6 years ago and have maintained ever since. Believe me, maintaining a weight loss is much tougher than losing it in the first place! I have lost & gained & lost and gained & lost over 100 lbs. several times.

This time is different. I am no longer going to give up even when I have a gain or two. I will stick to this journey for the rest of my life! There is just no other choice - giving up is just NOT AN OPTION!!!



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Member Since: 8/25/2009

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My Goals:
My goal is to continue to maintain my current weight along with my walking program.

My Program:
1. Drink TONS of water (at least 96 ozs. daily)
2. Walk at least 1 hour daily.
3. Eat approximately 1,200 to 1,500 calories per day except 1 day a week when I can eat whatever I want.

Personal Information:
I am a big reader of romance and time travel novels.
I also love to do word search puzzles and play solitaire.
Movies bring me great pleasure as well. My husband & I try to get to the movies at least once a week or more.
I just recently retired as of September 1st, 2013! Woo-hoo! I am totally enjoying my retirement!


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SPARKFRAN514
11/23/2014 6:48:17 PM

The golden opportunity you are seeking is in yourself. It is not in your environment, it is not in luck or chance, it the desire within you to finish what you started unknown
Have a great week community team mates old and new we can do this supporting each other each day




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SPARKFRAN514
11/22/2014 6:30:00 PM

11 /23 As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. ~John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Hard to believe its been 51 since we lost our young president I can still remember where and what I was doing when the news came what an awful long sad week end
We are each gifted in a unique and important way. It is our privilege and
adventure to discover our own special light." ~ Mary Dunbarer




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~KINDREDSPIRIT~
11/22/2014 2:05:36 PM

In two decades I've lost a total of 789 pounds. I should be hanging from a charm bracelet. —Erma Bombeck

cheers,
barbara



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LINDAM.1
11/21/2014 1:16:10 AM

Have a good weekend



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SPARKFRAN514
11/20/2014 7:52:51 PM

"Feeling grateful or appreciative of someone or something in your life actually attracts more of the things that you appreciate and value into your life." Northrup Christiane thankful to be a member of the community tream hope you are too.




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