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HO-HO-HO....MERRY CHRISTMAS!

You know what I want for a present this year?? WEIGHT LOSS! Yep...I'm working on losing even through the holidays and whittling down my "bowl full of jelly"!

I know it's possible - just stick to the plan! I've got a box full of Nutrisystem with my name on it, just waiting to be eaten! Can I do this? OF COURSE I CAN!!


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1. Find foods you love that are healthy - they will feel like ...
HO-HO-HO....MERRY CHRISTMAS!

You know what I want for a present this year?? WEIGHT LOSS! Yep...I'm working on losing even through the holidays and whittling down my "bowl full of jelly"!

I know it's possible - just stick to the plan! I've got a box full of Nutrisystem with my name on it, just waiting to be eaten! Can I do this? OF COURSE I CAN!!


What I've learned:

1. Find foods you love that are healthy - they will feel like treats and leave you satisfied!

2. If you are craving a certain fattening food - have it! BUT only once in a while and split it with someone!! You'll still get the satisfaction from it, but with a lot less calories!

3. Treat yourself to something besides food for good behavior! It's not all about eating!



STAYING WITH THE PLAN.....

**I'm eating lots of low-fat, high fiber foods, while substituting as much as I can with whole grains

**I'm using Nutrisystem right now to get me on track

**I'm logging my food

**I'm going to exercise daily

**I'm drinking at least 8 waters daily

**I'm going to bed earlier with my family and getting 7-8 hours sleep

**I WILL NOT eat out of control because of emotions (boredom is my usual problem)

**I WILL NOT eat fattening foods with someone out of guilt

**I WILL NOT blame others for excuses as to why I'm not losing weight...I'm choosing my behavior and it must change in order to lose

I can do this....I WILL DO THIS....I HAVE TO DO THIS!

"I have to take control of food and not let food take control of me!" - me!

"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit." - Aristotle

"The difference between try and triumph is just a little UMPH!" - Marvin Phillips

"I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work." - Thomas Edison

"All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them." - Walt Disney

"Do or do not - there is no try." - Yoda

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Member Since: 5/15/2007

SparkPoints: 144,323

Fitness Minutes: 74,183

My Goals:
I'd like to lose my weight and keep it off, plus be able to get off of most of my medicines. I love Sparks....it keeps me on track and motivated!


My Program:
Low carb, low sugar, low fat diet. Making sure that I'm within range for carbs, fats, protein, fiber - so I get a balanced diet.

Personal Information:
SW: 272
Goal: 150

I'm 54, and have been married for 34 years. We have one son, 26, who is a Graphic Designer and just got married!

I love to travel, paint (water colors right now), swim in our pool, go to movies, read, knit/crochet, and have fun with family and friends! So much to do....so little time!!

Other Information:
I've been a stay-at-home mom doing volunteer work since my son was in school. Now that he's an adult, I have to find things to do that keep me active! I've been overweight most of my adult life due to health issues, and have yo-yo dieted without much success. Now I'm taking the time to do something for me! I'm here to get healthy, look better, and have some fun in life without a struggle!

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12/10/2014 4:35:02 AM

I think wearing the diva shoes would be good calf exercises!
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12/9/2014 3:05:46 AM

emoticon I was a little worried when I saw red diva shoes from Evil Elf Norman. I thought maybe the shoes would be glued to the floor so we couldn't save Dancer. We need to watch out for that guy!

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