MYOWNHERO   41,539
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I have super powARZ!

* SUMMONS courage to cross over to boys' side of gym!
* BOUNDS over roots during trail hikes
* able to MIND CONTROL a plate of warm brownies!
* TRANSFORMS slip-ups into learning experiences !
* can DIVIDE and CONQUER huge restaurant portions!
* SLASHES calories in favorite recipes!
* LEAPS back on the wagon !
* LIFTS heavy stuff up and puts it down!
* DEMOLISHES excuses!
* REBOUNDS from injuries, illness, and ennui
* WRANGLES leftovers ...
* SUMMONS courage to cross over to boys' side of gym!
* BOUNDS over roots during trail hikes
* able to MIND CONTROL a plate of warm brownies!
* TRANSFORMS slip-ups into learning experiences !
* can DIVIDE and CONQUER huge restaurant portions!
* SLASHES calories in favorite recipes!
* LEAPS back on the wagon !
* LIFTS heavy stuff up and puts it down!
* DEMOLISHES excuses!
* REBOUNDS from injuries, illness, and ennui
* WRANGLES leftovers into submission!
* PLANS a party with some healthy snack choices to everyone's relief!
* GROWS real food right out of the ground!
* LOVES the people who don't always deserve it!
* fearlessly LOOKS on the side of white hot brightness!

I also possess
+ WISDOM gained from past
+ MICROSCOPIC VISION to read those teeny food labels
+ ESP (Enthusiasm for Spark People)
+ BULLET-PROOF commitment
+ super-CONFIDENCE (not really but I fake it)
+ the amazing ability to HEAL
+ HUMOR which can get me through anything
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Member Since: 7/25/2009

SparkPoints: 41,539

Fitness Minutes: 7,497

My Goals:
Started out hoping to lose 10% and, amazingly...it happened! I have lost 70 pounds so far and I am soo much stronger!

When I reach my next goal, I am going hiking at Glacier National Park!

Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants.



My Program:
Track all food and stay within range each day.
Portion control, quality food choices, lifting heavy, flexibility, cardio. That's my program. ST 3x/cardio 3x/week. Yoga at bedtime.

Rewards:
40 - teal sweater set (DONE 11/30/11
38 - pearl necklace (DONE 2/7/12
35 - opal ring/stone ring DONE 2/14/12
35- purple shoes (DONE again 8/10/12)
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65 - black dress
63 - easel clamps
60 - new sneakers
57 - Jonathan Coulton Tshirt
55 -
53 -
50 - BR comforter sheets

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30 - nice raincoat


20 - trip to Ireland

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00 - trip to Seattle/Glacier

90

80 - horseback riding

70

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50 - trip to Italy


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Future rewards: trip to IRELAND!!
Yoga class, kayak, horseback riding, Hiking trip to Glacier NP,
Trip to beach,Take a ceramics class, New bike, Flying lesson! Trip to Italy when I reach goal!

Personal Information:
I'm happily married with two amazing twenty-something children who inspire me every day. I teach at a university.

"Tell me, what is it you plan to do
with your one wild and precious life?" -- Mary Oliver, "The Summer Day"



Other Information:
"Uva Uvam Vivendo Varia Fit"



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Member Comments:
BABECAVE
11/10/2014 11:55:41 AM

It doesn't matter how slowly that you Go...

As long as you don't Stop...

emoticon Go Go Go Go....

Void Temptations... They are every where... *Stay Strong*

Sometimes Bad Days are there to remind us... that we have Good Ones to Look Forward to...

A Good Affirmation or Saying is this...

I will not Starve this... but I will work hard for this...

It may take longer doing it... the healthy and right way...

But it will last longer this way...

It will be Better and I will Be Happy...

Happy & Beautiful... oxox




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BABECAVE
11/8/2014 11:33:30 PM

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How to Master Anything... at any Age...

#1. Value the Process...

#2. Don't shy away from losses...

#3. Have a Beginner's Enthusiasm...

#4. Rethink adversity...

#5. Stay Present and engaged...

#6. Shift between stress and recovery...

#7. Navigate the middle road...

#8. Master the fundamentals...

#9. Distinguish the macro from the micro...

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11/5/2014 7:30:50 AM

If Plan "A" doesn't work... Don't worry because there are 25 more Letters in the Alphabet... emoticon emoticon

Keep Going... Going... Going... Go Go Goooo... emoticon

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emoticon It's worth the Fight....

emoticon It's worth the Blood... Sweat... Tears...

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