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Winning is Not Quitting

August 2010~ It was VERY hard to weigh myself or to even get motivated this first year of my "stealth visiting" Spark People. It was painful to admit to all my past failures of yo-yo dieting and being up 30 + pounds....again.

October 2011~ Fortunately, something finally clicked for me and I joined in some of the activities and challenges SP offered to help me make weight loss a reality.

January 2014~I lost some ground over the winter. : (
March 2014~Back to ...
August 2010~ It was VERY hard to weigh myself or to even get motivated this first year of my "stealth visiting" Spark People. It was painful to admit to all my past failures of yo-yo dieting and being up 30 + pounds....again.

October 2011~ Fortunately, something finally clicked for me and I joined in some of the activities and challenges SP offered to help me make weight loss a reality.

January 2014~I lost some ground over the winter. : (
March 2014~Back to pre-holiday weight. I know that I will always be a work in progress but I am close and 2014 is my year to make and maintain goal!

No more diets for me. Instead I try to do my best everyday to live a healthy and fit lifestyle. No More beating myself up and NO more quitting.

I have a fantastic, long time SP accountability buddy who gave me one of my favorite sayings: It's time to"STOP THE MADNESS!"

"Fall down 7 times, get up 8" Japanese proverb
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Member Since: 8/11/2010

SparkPoints: 32,894

Fitness Minutes: 49,347

My Goals:
"It's not the mountain we conquer,
But ourselves." unknown

Reach 143 and maintain it.

May 14, 2013 I completed part 1 of a 3 part yoga teacher training program

Complete part 2 yoga training after retirement 2014 to 2015

Continue to sub yoga

Reach out to others to encourage and be encouraged for success.

To get light enough, fit enough and strong enough to play tennis again!

My Program:
Visit SP daily

Plant based diet

Cultivate healthy life style changes like no snacking after 7:00 and tracking

Exercise~Water aerobics, yoga, strength training

Big fan of foam roller



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7/28/2014 6:46:14 AM

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PIXIE-LICIOUS
7/24/2014 6:46:52 PM

“I want you to embark on the truth of loving yourself because when you love yourself and when you appreciate yourself, you will make healthy changes in your life for healthy reasons.”
-Steve Maraboli
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Hi! Thank you for reading and commenting on my blog, "A Non-Scale Victory At The Grocery Store." Have a great day!





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MICKEYH
7/21/2014 3:24:35 PM

Hi there, Thanks for your help in celebrating my first class ride. Your support is very much appreciate it! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon



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PIXIE-LICIOUS
7/15/2014 7:53:47 PM

"Defeat may test you; it need not stop you. If at first you don't succeed, try another way. For every obstacle there is a solution. Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. The greatest mistake is giving up."
-Unknown
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Thanks for stopping by my page the other day, Maria. I'm glad you liked the Jack Lalane quote. Hope you are having a good week so far.
hugs,
Pixie



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PIXIE-LICIOUS
7/12/2014 11:42:37 AM

"How do you build up your bank account? By putting something in it everyday.
Your health account is no different. What I do today, I am wearing tomorrow.
If I put inferior foods in my body today, I'm going to be inferior tomorrow, it's that simple."
-Jack Lalanne
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Hi Maria! Thank you for the bear hug goodie and sweet message. I'm so grateful for your friendship. Have a healthy weekend!
Hugs,
Pixie



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