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I'm72 years young, married for 55 years to the same man (my place in heaven is reserved). We have 3 adult children who have given the best gifts I could imagine, 6 wonderful Grand-kids. We live in what we like to call gods country in the midst of the baby finger of Michigan. I have been fighting with my weight for 40 years it seems, sometimes its up, sometimes its down and every once in a while its where it should be. This go round with the weight problem stems from a fight with breast cancer in the fall of 08, the total lack of energy going through the radiation pretty much wiped me out. So I basically went to treatment then sacked out on the couch until bed time. By the end I was 157 pounds on the Dr.s scale. That was Jan. 5th, 09. In Feb I was back to the gym 3 days a week for an hour. March I joined a class 2 days a week besides the 3 days on my own. By end of April I had lost 22 pounds. now I Watch what I eat and how much to maintain that weight. And work out or walk every day I can.

Member Since: 10/16/2009

Fitness Minutes: 180,807

My Goals:
to maintain my weight and continue to tone up.


My Program:
I basically eat what I want, that way I don't feel deprived, just watch portion size. keeping the calories down. l now do my work outs in front of the TV and use my TM or walk the roads every day.



Personal Information:
As I said up top we live in gods country, in the middle of the baby finger of Michigan. we are retired. I live with 1 husband . The 3 kids , 6 g.kids live else where in Michigan.


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My hobbies are reading, mostly mysterys, and gardening and my family. And I'm one of those crazy people that really enjoys working out, once I get into it on a regular basis that is.




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  • v SUNWYN1
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  • v MARCHAPRILEMAY
    Thanks for your kind words on my comparison picture!
    319 days ago
  • v JEANKNEE
    Your presence has been missed and I'm hoping you are okay. I'm thinking of you. emoticon
    347 days ago
  • v ALLENJOSEPH
    I was reading what you had to say about the spark activity tracker, and talking about the Zip. I am a former SPAT user, miss it very much. The Fitbit Zip is quite inferior to the SPAT. I never had battery problems with the SPAT; I didn't have the SPAT quit working with no notice. The batteries have a short life with the Zip. I didn't have to worry about my SPAT syncing, but with the Zip I have to do a lot more to be sure it is doing what it's suppose to. I wear it on my sock. I feel that give me accuracy in my steps. When I try wearing it on a waist band or anywhere else but the sock, I get zilch.
    I am 71, and celebrated 50 years of marriage last October.
    In November of 2008 I found out I had breast cancer. I had a double mastectomy in December 2008, and I feel blessed to be a breast cancer survivor.
    I feel I have a number of things in common with you. emoticon
    356 days ago
  • v FLUTTERFLI
    Thank you for the prayers, he really needs them.
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