TURTLE69   85,532
SparkPoints
80,000-99,999 SparkPoints
 
 
My cats. clockwise starting from the left. Spaz. Jerri, Tom and Squeakers and my daughter Liz.





Current weight starts at 350 pounds. Goal weight of 165.





My daughter's cat Whisper.



I have 27 pics in my gallery





Awards





See All SparkPeople Motivators


 
Turtle's Page

I am trying to lose weight so that I can get close to my high school weight. I am not proud of what I let myself get to and have not had the will power to change my appearance. I haven't wanted any of my old high school friends to see me like this nor people that I worked with in the past. I used to always tell myself that I would never let myself get to be like this and I am worse than what I said I would not become. If I don't like myself, how can anyone else like me?

To have ...
I am trying to lose weight so that I can get close to my high school weight. I am not proud of what I let myself get to and have not had the will power to change my appearance. I haven't wanted any of my old high school friends to see me like this nor people that I worked with in the past. I used to always tell myself that I would never let myself get to be like this and I am worse than what I said I would not become. If I don't like myself, how can anyone else like me?

To have a friend, be a friend.

I am DONE being the fat girl.

I am DONE letting food run my life.

I am DONE not carrying about myself.

I am DONE feeling sorry for myself.

I am DONE letting other people influence me.

I am DONE letting other people make me feel guilty.

I am DOING this with my daughter and together we can accomplish anything, because we are STRONG women.


Current Status:
TURTLE69 is enjoying a day off of work!
set 3 days ago


SparkFriends



SparkTeams



My Ticker:

 Pounds lost: 105.2 
 
0
56.75
113.5
170.25
227


 
Interact with TURTLE69

Send Member a Private Message







Recent Blogs:





 
Profile

Member Since: 7/22/2008

My Goals:
To no longer diet, but start living a healthy life style.

Goal 1 - Lose 10 pounds
*REWARD* - new hairdo - met
Goal 2 - Lose 10 pounds
*REWARD* - new video game - met
Goal 3 - Lose 20 pounds
*REWARD* - new video game - met
Goal 4 - Lose 20 pounds
*REWARD* - Manicure - met
Goal 5 - Lose 20 pounds
*REWARD* - New Clothes - met
Goal 6 - Lose 20 pounds
*REWARD* - Cruise
Goal 7 - Lose 20 pounds
*REWARD* - ??????
Goal 8 - Lose 20 pounds
*REWARD* - ??????
Goal 9 - Lose 20 pounds
"REWARD" - ??????
Goal 10 - Lose 20 pounds
*REWARD* - 2 week Cruise
Goal 11 - Lose 20 pounds
*REWARD* - ??????
Goal 12- Lose 27 pounds
*REWARD* - Tatoo

My Program:
Joined SparkPeople and have been keeping track everyday of what I eat and I just started to add exercise in as of July 28th. Been having a problem with doing my exercises. This seems to be the hardert part of the program for me is to do my exercises.

Personal Information:
My name is Vanessa, and I'm from Ohio. I currently work full-time as a Business Opportunity Specialist/Administrative Officer/Information Technology Specialist. I have one daughter. four cats, one cat I'm babysitting, and one feral cat (who just crossed over the rainbow bridge). I like to crochet, knit, and do needle crafts. Feel free to e-mail me here at SparkPeople if you would like to talk.


Profile Image





 
 



Garden Gnome
From:
SUSIETIG

Thank You Message
From:
JUDYWARD2

Rainbow
From:
SCHADWE

Flowers
From:
MOVEITMARY

Easter Basket
From:
SAPPHIREPW

Easter Basket
From:
NEWVINE




Member Comments:
BUCS1221
4/24/2014 9:16:51 PM

Thank you for my Easter basket, This was very thoughtful of u. I hope you are having a great week. I am trying to get these 2 lbs off and that will put me to a ten pound loss. Do u have any suggestion of how I can do it?

emoticon Tammy



Report Inappropriate Comment
MSLOVELYMUSE
4/23/2014 6:52:43 PM

I'm hoping that cruise of yours is close in sight! Hope all is well with you! emoticon



Report Inappropriate Comment
MPETERSON2311
4/23/2014 10:52:39 AM

stumbled across your page today. Way to go! Thank you for all the inspiration and I added you as a SP friend too- we can do it!
emoticon



Report Inappropriate Comment
SUSIETIG
4/22/2014 9:11:46 AM

Thank you!
I added you too.
Thank you for the beautiful gift.^ j^




Report Inappropriate Comment
MAKEAPERMCHANGE
4/21/2014 9:39:13 PM

Happy Belated Easter - thank you for the Easter Basket!



Report Inappropriate Comment
Member Comments Page (3463 total):  123Next >Last >>

See My SparkFavorites Report Inappropriate Page