My Head on Svelte Cartoon Body. A far cry from my still-rotund reality, but better than lipo!
My name is Lisa.
Welcome to my SparkPage.
I'm from the beautiful Hudson River Valley of New York State, and I'm so tired of being overweight, under-exercised, and tired all the time. The Bottom Line: When better than now to pull out all the stops and begin crafting a new and healthy me?
To accomplish my goal of healthy weight loss and regular activity, I've embarked on a new journey....immersing myself in this wonderful site (thank you, Chris Downie!), and I've joined WeightWatchers and practice their new PointsPlus plan.
I wish you the very best in YOUR journey!!!'
JAPANESE PROVERB: "Fall seven times; stand up eight."
GEORGE ELIOT ~ "It's never too late to be what you might have been"
SWEDISH PROVERB ~ "Fear less, hope more; whine less, breathe more; talk less, say more; hate less, love more; and all good things are yours."
HUMBOLDT ~ "True enjoyment comes from activity of the mind and exercise of the body; the two are ever united."
SAMUEL BECKETT ~ "No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better."
ROBERT LEWIS STEVENSON ~ "Think not of the harvest reaped but of the seeds that have been sown"
GENERALLY: lose weight in a long-term healthy manner; and eventually walk pain-free
Taking it one day at a time, I'm a PointsPlus WeightWatcher, taking in weekly meetings each Monday night. SparkPeople accompanies me along this new journey.
I'm from New York State, a 54 year old, married, mother of two. On November 29, 2010, I rejoined Weight Watchers, after a 20+ year hiatus. Back then, I found success with their program after my eldest child was born, and decided to give it another try. I'm working their new PointsPlus program, and so far I really like it.
With my ever present Blackberry and Asus netbook at my side, I'm a true technut. But don't get me wrong: I'm also a traditionalist and rarely without a pair of cozy socks being crafted upon a set of double pointed bamboo needles. And cooking is a passion, too. As is photography and frequent walks through art museums. Life, in all it's varietal shades, is meant to be savored!
| current weight: 228.8