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My weight has been a battle all of my adult life but now it's not just about my weight; I want to be healthy and be able to enjoy my kids and grandkids. We have a total of five kids: two boys, ages 36 and 31, and three girls, ages 28, 25, and 16. Right now, we have five grandkids, four boys (15, 12, 3, & 1) and a little girl (5 yr old). Serving a powerful and wonderful awesome God is most important in my life, and then comes taking care of my family. My Prince Charming is so supportive ...
My weight has been a battle all of my adult life but now it's not just about my weight; I want to be healthy and be able to enjoy my kids and grandkids. We have a total of five kids: two boys, ages 36 and 31, and three girls, ages 28, 25, and 16. Right now, we have five grandkids, four boys (15, 12, 3, & 1) and a little girl (5 yr old). Serving a powerful and wonderful awesome God is most important in my life, and then comes taking care of my family. My Prince Charming is so supportive of me, and loves me no matter what, however, he is glad to see the weight loss so that we can have more years together. In January, we celebrated our 10th anniversary, and I told him that I want to make to at least 50 years!! To do that, we both have to hit the century mark since we were 46 when we married. I have to be healthy to get there, so onward and upward---or maybe I should say DOWNward--we go!!!
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Member Since: 9/21/2008

SparkPoints: 45,158

Fitness Minutes: 18,398

My Goals:
My main goal is to be healthy enough to see ALL my kids and grandkids grow up

My Program:
Continue pursuing a healthy lifestyle, including what I eat and the fitness routines that will help me get there.

If I lose weight, I will be very glad. If not, I will be fat and healthy!

I've done my first Triathlon, and I will be continuing to participate in events.

Personal Information:
One of my "life verses": They that WAIT upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles. They shall run and not be weary, they shall walk and not faint."
Isaiah 40:31
Teach me, O Lord, to WAIT.


Laugh when you can..✿. Apologize when you should..✿. And let go of what you can't change... Love deeply and forgive quickly... Take chances and give your everything..✿. Life is too short to be anything but happy...✿ You have to take the good with the bad...✿ Love what you have... Always remember what you had... Forgive and forget.✿..and always remember.. that life goes on..✿ Life is too short✿

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I am the proud wife of a retired U.S. soldier who is also a pastor, I am a mom, grandma, and a college student. I received my AA in secondary ed/emphasis music in June 2009, so now I'm an online student with Grand Canyon University, currently working toward a degree to teach English....I hope I can do some on campus classes to get a dual degree in Music. One step at a time...

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CORKYTHEMOM1
8/4/2013 5:04:58 PM

Lori, Welcome to the month of August! Lets take advantage of the last month of the summer and enjoy it all that we can! Lets recommit to permanent lifestyle changes! Change is a series of positive actions! Change is the only way that we will advance in our goals! Ask yourself each day: What change will I make today? Concentrate on what you want to achieve within a 24 - hour range! TOGETHER, We CAN Turn Our AUGUST Goals into Sparktacular Results!


emoticon A = Achieve optimum health by making healthy choices and lifestyle changes!
emoticon U = Utilize positive thoughts, decisions and actions in all that you do!
emoticon G = Give each goal 100% of commitment from beginning to completion!
emoticon U = U Are Worthy! U Can Do It! U Are A Winner! U Deserve It!
emoticon S = Strive for a combined mind, body and soul balance!
emoticon T = There are no downsides to living a healthy lifestyle!


~ Monika ~ emoticon emoticon emoticon



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CORKYTHEMOM1
7/19/2013 6:11:01 AM

Lori, lets celebrate by acknowledging the things that we are doing well! Im giving you a STANDING OVATION for being a permanent participant in sustaining self-improvements and personal growth towards a healthier you! Sending lots of WOOHOO hugs to you! Have a wonderful weekend!

emoticon for eating nutritional foods and hydrating with water!
emoticon for staying active with a variety of fitness activities!
emoticon for embracing behavior modifications towards inner wellness!
emoticon for transforming bad habits into healthy choices!
emoticon for permanent lifestyle changes towards a healthier you!

emoticon You are a WINNER! emoticon You are an INSPIRATION! emoticon You ROCK! ! emoticon


~ Monika ~ emoticon



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6/15/2013 1:34:51 PM

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SONGBIRDPAULA
6/10/2013 7:45:17 AM

Have a blessed day and wonderful journey to the new you!

Paula



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CORKYTHEMOM1
6/3/2013 1:37:37 PM

emoticon Lori! It is the month of June! Are you READY to jump into the summer month? Are you WILLING to set goals that will improve your summer? Are you ABLE to supplement your goals by creating outdoor activities that will bring you closer to achieving them? Lets be READY, WILLING and ABLE to enjoy the freedom that only the outdoors can bring! We CAN turn our summer goals into sizzling success!

emoticon Let's Achieve Our * J * U * N * E * Goals! emoticon

emoticon J = Journey towards self-improvements by igniting your inner spark!
emoticon U = U CAN commit to healthy nutrition, fitness fun and emotional growth!
emoticon N = Never give up from conquering obstacles into mastering results!
emoticon E = Expect success utilizing positive thoughts, decisions and actions!


~ Monika ~ emoticon



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