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SMART for 2017 : Goal weight loss

Specific : To loose 25 pounds by 4/30 * to reach this goal *
1) Maintain a 1700 calorie a day diet
* more protein less carbs
* 72 ounces of water daily
* weigh and measure portions
* Track
2) I will workout 6 days a week.
* Continue to follow Jay's (trainer) strength
training program
* Increase Cardio to 45 minutes daily
* Implement a stretching program
3) Stress factor
* Better sleep patterns ~ 8 hours daily
* Journal daily
Measurable : I will weigh in on Friday mornings .
Monthly measurements with Jay .
Attainable : Items needed Monthly fees to gym and Jay , body
Scale , Kitchen scale , journal, water bottle Ect.
* I will schedule time for my fitness and myself daily
in my calendar and set alarms to remind me .
* support system : Sparkpeople, Jay , John and
My brother, Carolyn and a dear
friend .
Relevant : At the end of 2015 I weighed 299. It has taken all of
2016 to reach 274. I do not want to fall backwards
again . I need to loose the weight to become stronger
Physically and mentally to deal with the growing pain
in my feet . This will help me become stronger and
more confident to make the life decisions necessary
to find happiness and peace with in my myself.

Timely: 25 pounds by 4/30
Beginning weight 1/2:
Beginning measurements 1/8 :
Valentines day
Saint Patricks day
Easter :
Ending weight 4/30 :
Ending measurements :




Member Since: 1/10/2012

Fitness Minutes: 147,186

My Goals:
2015 Fall Exercise commitment and fitness plan !
I am committed to doing all that I can to get back to the fitness level I was at last year at this time . I am committed to working hard through fitness and nutrition to achieve my weight loss goals .

Fitness plan :
workout 1: chest/shoulders/ triceps
Work out 2 : back/ biceps
Work out 3 : Legs / abs
Half hour of cardio daily
with 60 minutes of pool time at least twice a week .


My Program:
5% challenge pledge:

I pledge to continue to do the best that I can in the healthiest of ways to better myself mind body and soul. To lead myself into a healthy place. To share my story and embrace every day as it is a new day. To have patience and understanding with myself as do with everyone else. To know my limitations and to respect my personal boundaries.





Personal Information:
I am Darlene from MS. I am the mother of two grown sons and grandmother of two grandsons and one grand daughter . I am a emotional eater trying to change that part of my life. The process started out July,2011 at 366 pounds we are getting there . slow and steady is the way of the world.
On June 26, 2013 I met my 100 pounds gone mark weight in at 266. 8.


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  • v NEVERORNOW
    emoticon for the goodie and the encouragement! Looking forward to the challenge. emoticon
    48 days ago
  • v OHANAMAMA
    Thanks for stopping by!
    I hope your holidays and New Year have been wonderful.
    I didn't reach my weight loss goal for the year, and actually gained since October, BUT... It's a new beginning, this is where I am, and my new starting point.
    You have done wonderful, and your new pic shows it!
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    emoticon ~Renee
    51 days ago
  • v MSEMBERSTORM
    Stopping by to wish you a happy new year!!! emoticon emoticon emoticon
    51 days ago
  • v 1CRAZYDOG
    *♥ -:¦:-*♥~.•*´¨ )♥~*-:¦:-*♥~.•*´¨ )♥~*-: -*♥-*
    The older I become, the more important it is for me to live my truth, than merely live in confines of perception & image. Kim Bady
    *♥ -:¦:-*♥~.•*´¨ )♥~*-:¦:-*♥~.•*´¨ )♥~*-: -*♥-*

    Wishing you health, happiness and peace in this New Year.

    51 days ago
  • v MAGICAL13
    emoticon emoticon "The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but in building the new" ~Socrates emoticon Happy New Year my friend.. emoticon emoticon .. 2018 can be the beginning of anything you want, believe in your magic emoticon emoticon
    52 days ago

    Comment edited on: 1/1/2018 10:33:15 AM
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