FREETHEGODDESS
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Close to 300 lbs. Determined to lose at least 100 lbs.!


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I have struggled with my weight my whole life. Several years ago I found Sparkpeople online and at 300 lbs., It was the help I needed. In 9 months I lost over 70 lbs. By tracking food, exercising and sharing my journey with others. Then, I injured my feet in Zumba class and couldn't do my regular exercise. I was depressed and my food slipped as well. Then I gave up my efforts. I rapidly began to gain the weight back. I am back to do this again and keep it off for good. I am tired of being trapped in this morbidly obese body! I can hardly walk, I have trouble breathing, my feet and knees hurt and I am very depressed. I reluctantly, had gastric sleeve surgery in Sept. 2016 as a last ditch effort to get my weight under control. I was life changing. Not an easy quick fix like some people think. I am adapting and taking one day at a time. I have lost 57 lbs. so far and hope to reach my goal of 165 lbs. in 2017. I am feeling much better and for the first time, in a long time, I feel like I can finally get healthy.

Member Since: 5/9/2011

Fitness Minutes: 12,358

My Goals:
I started Spark 155 lbs. over-weight. I want to focus on losing 120 lbs. and feeling healthy and strong physically and mentally!

I want to feel proud of myself instead of disappointed.

Fitness goal: Ride a bike with my son, Run a 10K, and Roller Skate someday.


My Program:
Stay focused on my goals. Write down everything I eat. Do some kind of exercise each day. Get enough sleep at night. Positive self talk, asking for help when I need it, and connecting with other people like me.



Personal Information:
I am 47 years old. I have a 15 year old son and have been married for 27 years. I live on a small cattle ranch in North Texas.


Other Information:
I love...
being a wife and a mom, painting murals, photography, music, movies, traveling, & camping with friends. I have 5 cats and enjoy playing the guitar and participate in my son's Boy Scout troop.

10 lbs. lost: 5/18/2011
70 lbs. lost: 12/20/2011
Re-Gained weight and weighed 296 on 6/16/2014
Re-started 3/16/2015 at 286 lbs.
re-started on 4/3/16 at 300 lbs.




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